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Title: The Dying Earth Title Record # 2032
Author: Jack Vance
Date: 1950-00-00
Type: COLLECTION
Series: Dying Earth
Series Number: 1
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Slightly connected series of stories:
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
2002 Mazirian the Magician
Year Language Title
1963Translated by Laura Virgili
Italian Il Crepuscolo della Terra
1973Translated by Francisco Bittencourt
Portuguese A Agonia da Terra
1974Translated by Warner Flamen
Dutch De stervende aarde
1978Translated by France-Marie Watkins. This French translation is presented as a novel, not a collection. Revised in 2010 by Sébastien Guillot
French Un monde magique
1978Translated by Lore Strassl
German Die sterbende Erde
1981Translated by Mark Carpentier Alting
Dutch De stervende aarde
1983 Swedish Den döende jorden
1992Translated by Nemes István
Hungarian Haldokló Föld
1994Translated by Gianluigi Zuddas
Italian La terra morente
2015Translated by Ĝan Ŭesli Starling and Orlando Hernández Includes a dictionary to help beginners.
Esperanto Mazirien la Magiisto
2017Translated by Александр Фет (Alexander Feht)
Russian [as by
Джек Вэнс?Dzhek Vens
Jack Vance
]

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
16 1987 Locus All-Time Best Fantasy Novel
5 2001 Retro Hugo Best Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Dying Earth 1950-00-00 Jack Vance Hillman Periodicals, Inc. 41
$0.25?$: US dollar
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 Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1962-00-00 Jack Vance Lancer Books (Lancer Science Fiction Library) 74-807
$0.75?$: US dollar
160
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 Ed Emsh Checkmark
I Romanzi del Cosmo #127 1963-07-15 ed. Franco Urbini Ponzoni 127
Lit 150?Lit: Italian lira
144
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 Luigi Garonzi Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1969-00-00 Jack Vance Lancer Books 74-547
$0.75?$: US dollar
160
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 Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1972-04-00 Jack Vance Mayflower 0-583-12091-1
£0.25?£: UK pound
140
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1972-06-00 Jack Vance Mayflower 0-583-12091-1
£0.30?£: UK pound
140
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1972-09-00 Jack Vance Lancer Books (Lancer Science Fiction Library) 75373
$0.95?$: US dollar
160
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 Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
A Agonia da Terra 1973-00-00 Jack Vance Editorial Bruguera (
Coleção Urania?Colecao Urania
#8)
    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.
coll  
De stervende aarde & Het laatste kasteel 1974-06-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (M=SF #74) 90-290-0238-7   262
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.
omni C. G. A. Bruynel Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1976-09-00 Jack Vance Underwood-Miller  
$15.95?$: US dollar
222
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll George Barr Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1977-03-00 Jack Vance Pocket Books 0-671-81092-8
$1.25?$: US dollar
156
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 The Brothers Hildebrandt Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1977-03-00 Jack Vance Pocket Books 0-671-81092-8
C$1.25?C$: Canadian dollar
156
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 Hildebrandt Checkmark
Un monde magique 1978-05-21 Jack Vance J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #836) 2-277-11836-2   188
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 Philippe Druillet  
Die sterbende Erde 1978-07-00 Jack Vance Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3606) 3-453-30513-2
DM 4.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
224
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 Karel Thole  
The Dying Earth 1979-11-00 Jack Vance Pocket Books 0-671-83152-6
$1.75?$: US dollar
156
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 Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1979-11-00 Jack Vance Pocket Books 0-671-83152-6
C$1.95?C$: Canadian dollar
156
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 Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1981-00-00 Jack Vance Granada 0-583-12091-1
£1.25?£: UK pound
159
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
De stervende aarde 1981-08-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (Meesters van de Science Fiction #4) 90-290-1176-9   186
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Kay Nielsen Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1982-04-00 Jack Vance Timescape / Pocket Books 0-671-44184-1
$2.25?$: US dollar
156
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 Checkmark
Den döende jorden 1983-00-00 Jack Vance Delta (Stockholm) (Delta Science Fiction #158) 91-7228-309-2
skr 84?skr: Swedish krona (crown)
168
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Die sterbende Erde 1983-11-00 Jack Vance Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3977) 3-453-30970-7
DM 3.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
224
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 Gervasio Gallardo Checkmark
Un monde magique 1984-04-10 Jack Vance J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #836) 2-277-11836-2   188
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 Philippe Druillet  
The Dying Earth 1985-00-00 Jack Vance Panther / Granada 0-583-12091-1
£1.95?£: UK pound
159
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 Geoff Taylor  
The Dying Earth 1986-00-00 Jack Vance Grafton 0-583-12091-1
£1.95?£: UK pound
159
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 Geoff Taylor Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1986-04-00 Jack Vance Baen 0-671-65564-7
$2.95?$: US dollar
220
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 Victoria Poyser  
De stervende aarde 1987-02-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (M=SF #234) 90-290-2320-1   186
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 Kay Nielsen  
Un monde magique 1989-01-10 Jack Vance J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #836) 2-277-11836-2   188
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 Philippe Druillet  
Haldokló Föld 1992-00-00 Jack Vance Phoenix (Hungary) (Science Fiction & Fantasy #24) 963-7457-49-6
Ft 159?Ft: Hungarian forint
221
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 Szendrei Tibor Checkmark
Un monde magique 1992-12-18 Jack Vance J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #836) 2-277-11836-2   188
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 Michelangelo Miani  
The Dying Earth 1994-00-00 Jack Vance Underwood-Miller 0-88733-192-0
$60.00?$: US dollar
186
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll George Barr Checkmark
The Dying Earth 1994-00-00 Jack Vance Underwood-Miller 0-88733-192-0
$160.00?$: US dollar
186
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll George Barr Checkmark
La terra morente 1994-05-00 Jack Vance Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #138) 88-429-0766-9
Lit 20,000?Lit: Italian lira
xviii+
390
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 Jim Burns  
De stervende aarde 1994-10-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (*M) 90-290-4723-2   186
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Compleat Dying Earth 1999-02-00 Jack Vance Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-0110-6 / 019620
$15.98?$: US dollar
741
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Gerald Brom Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth 2000-04-00 Jack Vance Millennium / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz Fantasy Masterworks #4) 1-85798-994-5
£7.99?£: UK pound
741
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 Geoff Taylor Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth 2000-11-00 Jack Vance Orb 0-312-87456-1
$17.95?$: US dollar
741
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 John Berkey Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth 2002-00-00 Jack Vance Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz Fantasy Masterworks #4) 1-85798-994-5
£8.99?£: UK pound
741
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 Geoff Taylor Checkmark
Mazirian the Magician 2002-00-00 Jack Vance Vance Integral Edition (Vance Integral Edition #1) 0-9712375-1-4   [viii]+
192
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Un monde magique 2003-02-03 Jack Vance J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #836) 2-290-33282-8   188
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
Arnaud Crémet?Arnaud Cremet
 
The Dying Earth 2010-02-00 Jack Vance Brilliance Audio 978-1-4418-1455-5
$29.99?$: US dollar
 
audio CD?Compact disc with standard audio tracks
coll  
The Dying Earth 2010-02-00 Jack Vance Brilliance Audio 978-1-4418-1457-9
$24.99?$: US dollar
 
audio MP3 CD?Compact disc with mp3-encoded audio tracks
coll  
The Dying Earth 2011-09-29 Jack Vance Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10948-3
£4.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
La Terre mourante 1 2012-01-09 Jack Vance J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Fantasy #9814) 978-2-290-03310-4
€8.20?€: Euro
437
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.
omni Marc Simonetti  
Mazirian the Magician 2012-05-15 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Vance Digital Edition #29) 978-1-61947-028-6
$5.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Li-An  
The Dying Earth 2013-00-00 Jack Vance Subterranean Press  
$750.00?$: US dollar
155
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Tom Kidd  
The Dying Earth 2013-00-00 Jack Vance Subterranean Press  
$275.00?$: US dollar
155
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Tom Kidd Checkmark
Mazirien la Magiisto 2015-00-00 Jack Vance Eldonejo Mistera Sturno     186
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Paul Rhoads Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth 2016-03-00 Jack Vance Orb 978-0-7653-9189-6
$23.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni John Berkey  
De stervende aarde 2016-08-24 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Het verzameld werk van Jack Vance #26) 978-1-61947-256-3
€12.99?€: Euro
162
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 Konstantin Korobov Checkmark
De stervende aarde 2016-08-31 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Het verzameld werk van Jack Vance #26) 978-1-61947-196-2
€4.99?€: Euro
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Konstantin Korobov  
2017-08-28
Джек Вэнс?Dzhek Vens
Jack Vance
Feht, Inc. 978-1-5485-1939-1
$11.99?$: US dollar
182
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  
Tales of the Dying Earth date unknown Jack Vance Orb 978-0-312-87456-8
$17.95?$: US dollar
741
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 John Berkey Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth date unknown Jack Vance Orb 0-312-87456-1
$18.95?$: US dollar
741
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 John Berkey Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth date unknown Jack Vance Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz Fantasy Masterworks #4) 1-85798-994-5
£9.99?£: UK pound
741
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 Geoff Taylor Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth date unknown Jack Vance Orb 978-0-312-87456-8
$19.95?$: US dollar
741
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 John Berkey Checkmark
Tales of the Dying Earth date unknown Jack Vance Orb 0-312-87456-1
$17.95?$: US dollar
741
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 John Berkey Checkmark
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