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Title: Song in a Minor Key Title Record # 77445
Author: C. L. Moore
Date: 1940-02-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Northwest Smith
Webpages: librivox.org
Language: English
Note: First published in the fanzine Scienti-Snap, February 1940.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1982Translated by Roberta Rambelli
Italian Canto in chiave minore [as by Catherine L. Moore]
2010Translated by Sophie Collombet.
French Chanson sur le mode mineur [as by Catherine L. Moore]

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nominations Below Cutoff 2016 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
Scienti-Snaps, February 1940 1940-02-00 ed. Walter E. Marconette, Jack Chapman Miske Empress Publications  
$0.10?$: US dollar
28
quarto?8.5" by 11" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
fanzine Walter E. Marconette Checkmark
Fantastic Universe, January 1957 1957-01-00 ed. Hans Stefan Santesson King-Size Publications, Inc.  
$0.35?$: US dollar
132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Hannes Bok Checkmark
Scarlet Dream 1981-00-00 C. L. Moore Donald M. Grant 0-937986-42-9
$20.00?$: US dollar
328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Alicia Austin Checkmark
Scarlet Dream 1981-00-00 C. L. Moore Donald M. Grant 0-937986-42-9
$35.00?$: US dollar
328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Alicia Austin Checkmark
Northwest Smith il terrestre 1982-09-00 Catherine L. Moore Editrice Nord (Fantacollana #44)     323
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
Northwest Smith 1982-10-00 C. L. Moore Ace Books 0-441-58613-9
$2.75?$: US dollar
297
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 Jim Burns Checkmark
Northwest Smith 1985-12-00 C. L. Moore Ace Books 0-441-58613-9
$2.95?$: US dollar
297
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 Jim Burns  
Northwest Smith 1986-04-00 C. L. Moore Ace Books 0-441-58614-7
$2.95?$: US dollar
297
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 Jim Burns Checkmark
Echoes of Valor II 1989-08-00 ed. Karl Edward Wagner Tor 0-312-93189-1
$17.95?$: US dollar
274
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rick Berry Checkmark
Echoes of Valor II 1991-02-00 ed. Karl Edward Wagner Tor 0-812-55752-2
$3.95?$: US dollar
274
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.
anth Sam Rakeland  
Black Gods and Scarlet Dreams 2002-07-00 C. L. Moore Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz Fantasy Masterworks #31) 0-575-07417-5
£6.99?£: UK pound
439
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.
omni Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio Checkmark
Northwest of Earth: The Complete Northwest Smith 2008-01-15 C. L. Moore Paizo Publishing (Planet Stories #6) 978-1-60125-081-0
$12.99?$: US dollar
381
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 Andrew Hou Checkmark
Northwest of Earth: The Complete Northwest Smith 2009-03-00 C. L. Moore Paizo Publishing / SFBC 978-1-60751-859-4
$14.99?$: US dollar
381
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Andrew Hou  
Song in a Minor Key 2009-04-10 C. L. Moore Project Gutenberg 28550
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap Checkmark
Les aventures de Northwest Smith 2010-10-02 Catherine L. Moore Gallimard (Folio SF #379) 978-2-07-039583-5   560
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
Hervé Leblan?Herve Leblan
Checkmark
Short Science Fiction Collection 042 2010-11-28 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Northwest of Earth 2011-09-29 C. L. Moore Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11936-9
£2.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Jirel of Joiry / Northwest of Earth / Judgment Night 2014-01-16 C. L. Moore Gollancz (SF Gateway Omnibus) 978-0-575-11932-1
£18.99?£: UK pound
xi+
656
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.
omni Chris Moore Checkmark
Northwest Smith 2015-09-20 C. L. Moore Diversion Books 978-1-68230-111-1
$2.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Fantastic Stories Presents: Science Fiction Super Pack #2 2016-02-28 ed. uncredited Positronic Publishing 978-1-5154-0500-9
$14.99?$: US dollar
426
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.
anth cannjbdmp88  
Fantastic Stories Presents: Science Fiction Super Pack #2 2016-04-05 ed. uncredited Positronic Publishing 978-1-5154-0477-4
$1.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth cannjbdmp88  
Fantastic Stories Presents the Fantastic Universe Super Pack 2016-07-02 ed. Warren Lapine Positronic Publishing 978-1-5154-0981-6
$16.99?$: US dollar
394
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.
anth digitalstorm  
Fantastic Stories Presents the Fantastic Universe Super Pack 2016-09-03 ed. Warren Lapine Positronic Publishing 978-1-5154-0653-2
$1.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth digitalstorm  
Short Stories Eligible for the 1941 Retro-Hugos 2016-12-18 ed. von Dimpleheimer von Dimpleheimer Press  
$1.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Fantastic Stories Presents the Fantastic Universe Super Pack 2018-04-03 ed. Warren Lapine Positronic Publishing 978-1-5154-2094-1
$24.99?$: US dollar
394
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth digitalstorm  
Fantastic Stories Presents: Science Fiction Super Pack #2 2018-04-03 ed. uncredited Positronic Publishing 978-1-5154-2118-4
$24.99?$: US dollar
426
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth cannjbdmp88  
Northwest of Earth 2019-03-07 C. L. Moore Gollancz / Orion (Golden Age Masterworks) 978-1-4732-2254-0
£8.99?£: UK pound
343
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 Tithi Luadthong Checkmark
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