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Title: The Long Afternoon of Earth

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Title: The Long Afternoon of Earth Title Record # 118
Author: Brian Aldiss
Date: 1962-01-00
Variant Title of: Hothouse (1962) (by Brian W. Aldiss) [may list more publications, awards, reviews, votes and covers]
Type: NOVEL
Series: Hothouse
Language: English
Note: This fixup novel was published, in slightly different form, in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, in 5 installments. The titles of the installments and their mapping to chapters in the novel are as follows: The source of the chapter mapping is References (Hothouse). The duplication of Chapter 6 is as stated in the essay and is presumably erroneous. The US variant, The Long Afternoon of Earth, is slightly abridged from the UK edition - the US didn't get a full Hothouse till 1976. The major cuts from Hothouse are as follows:
  • First third of Chapter 14
  • Last third of Chapter 18
  • Four paragraphs in Chapter 25
Additionally, there are many other minor cuts and textual variations. The source of the cuts is Introduction (Hothouse). As usual with Aldiss, the "W." may or may not appear on Cover/Spine/Copyright Page, etc, so please stick with title page author when checking.
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Awards

Place Year and Award Category
1 (as The Long Afternoon of Earth) 1962 Hugo Best Short Fiction

Publications

Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Long Afternoon of Earth 1962-01-00 Brian Aldiss Signet / New American Library D2018
$0.50?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
192
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.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth 1971-03-00 Brian Aldiss Signet / New American Library of Canada T4557
C$0.75?C$: Canadian dollar
192
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.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth 1979-07-00 Brian Aldiss Signet / New American Library 0-451-08575-2
$1.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
192
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.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth 1981-03-00 Brian Aldiss Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 5853
$3.98?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
217
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth 1985-08-00 Brian Aldiss Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 05853   217
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth date unknown Brian Aldiss Signet 0-451-08575-2
$1.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
192
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.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth date unknown Brian Aldiss Signet / New American Library T4557
$0.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
192
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.
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The Long Afternoon of Earth date unknown Brian Aldiss Signet 0-451-08575-2
$1.75?$: US dollar. ISO code: USD
192
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.
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