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Title: The Gardens of Delight Title Record # 1888
Author: Ian Watson
Date: 1980-00-00
Type: NOVEL
Language: English
Synopsis: Amazon: In The Gardens of Delight Ian Watson boldly lands a starship within the hallucinatory terrain of Hieronymus Bosch's painting The Garden of Earthly Delights, a medieval masterpiece which enchants and horrifies all who see it, for the picture shows what looks to be a paradise of pleasure yet it also displays a terrible hell of torments. And so the ship's psychologist, Sean Athlone, and two women companions explore the luxurious landscape of giant fruits and birds and strange towers and naked celebrating people, in quest of the godlike alien intelligence that has transformed a planet according to Bosch's vision, populating it with the colonists from a previous starship.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1983Translated by Joke Veenboer
Dutch Tuin der Lusten
1983Translated by Bernd W. Holzrichter
German
Die Gärten des Meisters?Die Gaerten des Meisters

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
19 1981 Locus Best SF Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Gardens of Delight 1980-07-00 Ian Watson Gollancz (Gollancz Fantasy) 0-575-02819-X
£6.95?£: UK pound
176
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
The Gardens of Delight 1982-01-00 Ian Watson Corgi Books 0-552-11878-8
£1.50?£: UK pound
185
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.
novel Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
The Gardens of Delight 1982-02-00 Ian Watson Timescape / Pocket Books 0-671-41604-9
$2.50?$: US dollar
191
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.
novel Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Tuin der Lusten 1983-00-00 Ian Watson Centripress (Centripress SF) 90-305-0264-9   230
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.
novel Tais Teng Checkmark
Die Gärten des Meisters 1983-06-00 Ian Watson Droemer Knaur (Knaur Science Fiction & Fantasy #5763) 3-426-05763-8
DM 6.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
189
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.
novel Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
The Gardens of Delight 2007-09-00 Ian Watson Immanion Press 1-904853-45-5
£10.99?£: UK pound
240
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.
novel  
The Gardens of Delight 2011-09-29 Ian Watson Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11460-9
£4.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
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