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Title: The World-Thinker Title Record # 57681
Author: Jack Vance
Date: 1945-08-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
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Translations
Year Language Title
1978Translated by Jaime Martijn
Dutch De Wereldbedenker
1983 Italian Il pensatore di mondi
1992Translated by ECL Meistermann
French Le penseur de mondes

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nominations Below Cutoff 1996 Retro Hugo Best Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Thrilling Wonder Stories, Summer 1945 1945-08-00 ed. Sam Merwin, Jr. Standard Magazines, Inc.   $0.15 100
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Earle Bergey Checkmark
Fantastic Story Magazine, Winter 1955 1955-01-00 ed. Alexander Samalman Best Books, Inc.   $0.25 116
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Alex Schomburg Checkmark
Morreion 1978-08-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (M=SF #136) 90-290-0818-0   289
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Patrick Woodroffe Checkmark
Lost Moons 1982-06-00 Jack Vance Underwood-Miller 0-934438-56-0 $15.95 250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ned Dameron Checkmark
Lost Moons 1982-06-00 Jack Vance Underwood-Miller 0-934438-55-2 $30.00 250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ned Dameron Checkmark
The Narrow Land 1982-07-00 Jack Vance DAW Books (DAW Collectors #490) 0-87997-747-7 $2.25 176
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Wayne D. Barlowe Checkmark
The Narrow Land 1982-07-00 Jack Vance DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-747-7 C$2.50 176
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Wayne D. Barlowe Checkmark
La terra di Ern 1983-06-00 Jack Vance Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #59) 88-429-0356-6 12,000 Lit iv+
368
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wayne Barlowe  
The Narrow Land 1984-03-00 Jack Vance Coronet Books 0-340-34920-4 1.75 176
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll George Underwood Checkmark
Morreion 1986-10-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (M=SF #136) 90-290-0818-0   289
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Patrick Woodroffe Checkmark
Docteur Bizarre 1992-04-00 Jack Vance Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5402) 2-266-03698-X   278
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll W. Siudmak Checkmark
De Wereldbedenker 1997-04-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (*M) 90-290-5455-7   191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Peter A. Jones Checkmark
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2005-00-00 Jack Vance Vance Integral Edition (Vance Integral Edition #2) 0-9712375-1-4   [viii]+
381
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Wild Thyme, Green Magic 2009-06-00 Jack Vance Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-226-9 $40.00 360
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Tom Kidd Checkmark
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2011-11-24 Jack Vance Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10987-2 2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2012-04-17 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Vance Digital Edition #1) 978-1-61947-000-2 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Tais Teng  
Wild Thyme, Green Magic 2015-03-10 Jack Vance Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-737-0 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Tom Kidd  
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2017-10-18 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Signature Series #1) 978-1-61947-148-1 $15.99 330
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
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