Title: That Uncomfortable Pause Between Life and Art

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Title: That Uncomfortable Pause Between Life and Art Title Record # 56894
Author: Brian W. Aldiss
Date: 1969-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published in The Queen, July 1969.
Synopsis: An art critic at an exhibition of one of his favorite painters falls into conversation with a strange woman, and muses on the progress of art and of technology over time, contrasted with the banal lives of most people, such as this woman.
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1969 That Uncomfortable Pause Between Life and Art ...
Year Language Title
1973 French Entre l'art et la vie
1983 German Diese unangenehme Lücke zwischen Leben und Kunst

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Moment of Eclipse 1970-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Faber and Faber 0-571-09570-4 £1.50 215 hc? coll Jerome Gask Checkmark
Moment of Eclipse 1972-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Doubleday   $5.95 [10]+
224
hc? coll Margo Herr Checkmark
L'instant de l'éclipse 1973-02-19 Brian W. Aldiss Denoël (Présence du Futur #164)     247 pb? coll Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1973-11-00 Brian W. Aldiss Panther 0-586-03776-4 £0.35 187 pb? coll Bob Haberfield Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1979-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Panther 0-586-03776-4 £1.25 187 pb? coll Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1979-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Granada 0-586-03776-4   189 pb? coll Checkmark
Der Moment der Eklipse 1983-10-00 Brian W. Aldiss Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24049) 3-404-24049-9 DM 6.80 253 pb? coll Tim White Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1985-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Panther / Granada 0-586-03776-4 £1.95 187 pb? coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 2000-00-00 Brian Aldiss House of Stratus 0-7551-0079-4 £6.99 207 tp? coll Derek Edwards Checkmark
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