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Title: The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories

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Title: The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories Title Record # 41274
Author: Gene Wolfe
Date: 1970-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Archipelago
Webpages: podcastle.org
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1973 German Die Insel von Dr. Death und andere Geschichten
1982Translated by Rosemarie Hundertmarck
German Doktor Deaths Insel und andere Geschichten
1983Translated by Jean Bailhache
French
L'île du docteur Mort et autres histoires?L'îie du docteur Mort et autres histoires
1988 Polish
Wyspa doktora Śmierci i inne opowiadania?Wyspa doktora Smierci i inne opowiadania
1993Translated by И. Невструев / I. Nevstruev.
Russian [as by
Джин Вулф?Dzhin Vulf
Gene Wolfe
]
2001Translated by 伊藤典夫(Itō Norio)
Japanese
デス博士の島その他の物語?デスはかせのしまそのほかのものがたり
Desu Hakase no Shima Sono Hoka no Monogatari
[as by
ジーン・ウルフ?Jīn Urufu
Jiin Urufu
]

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1971 Nebula Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Orbit 7 1970-06-00 ed. Damon Knight G. P. Putnam's Sons  
$4.95?$: US dollar
217
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Lehr  
Orbit 7 1970-10-00 ed. Damon Knight Berkley Medallion 0-425-01900-4 / S1900
$0.75?$: US dollar
206
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
Orbit 7 1970-11-00 ed. Damon Knight G. P. Putnam's Sons / SFBC 2630
$1.49?$: US dollar
214
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 6 1971-11-00 ed. Clifford D. Simak Gollancz 0-575-01337-0
£1.90?£: UK pound
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.
anth  
Nebula Award Stories Six 1971-12-00 ed. Clifford D. Simak Doubleday     xxx+
204
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Donald Crews , Ann Crews Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories Six 1972-05-00 ed. Clifford D. Simak Pocket Books 77542
C$0.95?C$: 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.
anth Wilson McLean Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories Six 1972-07-00 ed. Clifford D. Simak Pocket Books 77542
$0.95?$: US 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.
anth Wilson McLean Checkmark
Orbit 7 1973-05-00 ed. Damon Knight Rapp & Whiting / Andre Deutsch 0-85391-194-0
£?£: UK pound
217
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Damon Knight's Collection 11 1973-06-00 ed. Damon Knight Fischer Taschenbuch (Fischer Orbit #29) 3-436-01769-8
DM 2.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
119
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 Eddie Jones Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 6 1973-12-00 ed. Clifford D. Simak Panther 0-586-03797-7
£0.35?£: UK pound
190+
[2]
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Best Stories from Orbit, Volumes 1-10 1975-06-00 ed. Damon Knight Berkley/Putnam 0-399-11472-6
$7.95?$: US dollar
373
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
The Best from Orbit Volumes 1-10 1976-07-00 ed. Damon Knight Berkley Medallion 0-425-03161-6
$1.95?$: US dollar
404
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories 1980-06-00 Gene Wolfe Pocket Books 0-671-82824-X
C$3.25?C$: Canadian dollar
410
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 Don Maitz Checkmark
The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories 1980-06-00 Gene Wolfe Pocket Books 0-671-82824-X
$2.95?$: US dollar
410
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 Don Maitz Checkmark
The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories 1981-11-00 Gene Wolfe Arrow Books 0-09-926580-X
£1.95?£: UK pound
410
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Der Bonsai-Mensch und andere »Nebula«-Preis-Stories 3 1982-02-00 ed. Clifford D. Simak Moewig (Playboy Science Fiction #6725) 3-8118-6725-3
DM 6.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
252
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 Checkmark
From Here to Forever 1982-11-00 ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-62136-0 / ME2136
$4.95?$: US dollar
531
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 Richard Courtney Checkmark
The Wolfe Archipelago 1983-00-00 Gene Wolfe Ziesing Brothers 0-917488-13-X
$15.95?$: US dollar
xiii+
[1]+
119
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Carl Lundgren Checkmark
L'île du docteur Mort et autres histoires 1983-04-13 Gene Wolfe Robert Laffont (Ailleurs et demain) 2-221-01195-3
F89.00?F: French frank
420
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  
The Wolfe Archipelago 1983-09-00 Gene Wolfe Ziesing Brothers 0-917488-14-8
$35.00?$: US dollar
viii+
119
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Carl Lundgren Checkmark
The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories 1983-10-00 Gene Wolfe Pocket Books 0-671-49516-X
$3.95?$: US dollar
410
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 Don Maitz Checkmark
Histoires de médecins 1983-12-00 ed. Jacques Goimard,
Demètre Ioakimidis?Demetre Ioakimidis
,
Gérard Klein?Gerard Klein
Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la science-fiction #3781) 2-253-03151-8   446
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 Manchu Checkmark
The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories 1984-00-00 Gene Wolfe Arrow Books 0-09-926580-X
£2.25?£: UK pound
410
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Od dzisiaj do wiecznosci 1988-00-00 ed. James Gunn Wydawnictwa "Alfa" 83-7001-196-9   486
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 Tadeusz Kobak Checkmark
Von Lem bis Varley 1993-00-00 ed. James Gunn Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #98) 3-453-05798-8
DM 14.90?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
335
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 Ashley Pearce Checkmark
1993-00-00 ed.
Сергей Барсов?Sergey Barsov
Sergei Barsov
() 5-87198-032-5   496
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth
Борис Вальехо?Boris Val'ekho
Boris Vallejo
 
From Here to Forever 1997-01-00 ed. James Gunn Borealis / White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-822-9 / WW 11090
$14.99?$: US dollar
601
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 Checkmark
The Island of Doctor Death and Other Stories and Other Stories 1997-08-00 Gene Wolfe Orb 0-312-86354-3
$14.95?$: US dollar
383
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 Shelley Eshkar , Jan Uretsky Checkmark
1970年代―接続された女?1970ねんだい―せつぞくされたおんな
1970 Nendai: Setsuzoku Sareta Onna
2001-05-20 ed.
中村融?なかむらとおる
Nakamura Tōru
Nakamura Tohru
Nakamura Tooru
,
山岸真?やまぎしまこと
Makoto Yamagishi
河出書房新社?Kawade Shobō Shinsha
Kawade Shobo Shinsha
(
河出文庫?かわでぶんこ
Kawade Bunko
#ン2-4)
4-309-46205-7   490
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
秋山曜子?あきやまようこ
Akiyama Yōko
Akiyama Youko
Akiyama Yohko
Akiyama Yoko
 
From Here to Forever 2003-05-00 ed. James Gunn Scarecrow Press 0-8108-4670-5
$39.50?$: US dollar
xxix+
527
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 Checkmark
The Best of Gene Wolfe: A Definitive Retrospective of His Finest Short Fiction 2009-03-00 Gene Wolfe Tor 978-0-7653-2135-0
$27.95?$: US dollar
478
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll iStockPhoto.com Checkmark
The Very Best of Gene Wolfe 2009-07-00 Gene Wolfe PS Publishing 978-1-84863-028-4
£100.00?£: UK pound
 
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter  
The Very Best of Gene Wolfe 2009-07-00 Gene Wolfe PS Publishing 978-1-84863-027-7
£50.00?£: UK pound
xix+
490
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter Checkmark
The Best of Gene Wolfe: A Definitive Retrospective of His Finest Short Fiction 2010-04-01 Gene Wolfe Tor 978-1-4299-6837-9
$9.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Best of Gene Wolfe: A Definitive Retrospective of His Finest Short Fiction 2010-04-13 Gene Wolfe Tor 978-0-7653-2136-7
$17.99?$: US dollar
478
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  
PodCastle, #171 2011-08-23 ed. Anna Schwind, Dave Thompson Escape Artists, Inc.  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
What If? Volume 3 2013-10-18 ed. Richard A. Lupoff Surinam Turtle Press 978-1-60543-729-3
$20.00?$: US dollar
308
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 Gavin L. O'Keefe Checkmark
The Best of Gene Wolfe: A Definitive Retrospective of His Finest Short Fiction 2020-01-21 Gene Wolfe Tor 978-1-250-61858-0
$20.99?$: US dollar
480
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 iStockPhoto.com Checkmark
The Best from Orbit Volumes 1-10 date unknown ed. Damon Knight Berkley Medallion 0-425-03161-6
$1.95?$: US dollar
404
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
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