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Title: The Black Star Passes Title Record # 55046
Author: John W. Campbell, Jr.
Date: 1930-10-20
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Series: Arcot, Morey and Wade
Webpages: librivox.org
Language: English
Synopsis: Available on page 53, Bleiler (Gernsback).
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1965 The Black Star Passes [as by John W. Campbell]
Year Language Title
1957Translated by Fritzheinz van Doornick
German Der schwarze Stern
1969 Italian Passa la Stella Nera
1975Translated by Walter Brumm
German Die tote Sonne
1976Translated by Otis De Blanco
Italian Il passaggio della Stella Nera

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Amazing Stories Quarterly, Fall 1930 1930-10-20 ed. T. O'Conor Sloane, Ph.D. B. A. Mackinnon, H. K. Fly  
$0.50?$: US dollar
148
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Morey Checkmark
The Black Star Passes 1953-00-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. Fantasy Press  
$3.00?$: US dollar
254
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ric Binkley Checkmark
Der schwarze Stern 1957-02-04 John W. Campbell, Jr. Pabel (Utopia Zukunftsroman #85) UZ085
DM 0.50?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
47
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".
chap Johnny Bruck Checkmark
The Black Star Passes 1965-00-00 John W. Campbell Ace Books F-346
$0.40?$: US dollar
223
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 Jerome Podwil Checkmark
Galassia #107 1969-11-00 ed. Ugo Malaguti Casa Editrice La Tribuna 107
Lit 350?Lit: Italian lira
214
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 Allison Checkmark
The Black Star Passes 1972-08-00 John W. Campbell Ace Books 06701
$0.75?$: US dollar
251
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
John W. Campbell Anthology 1973-03-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. Doubleday 0-385-06819-0
$9.95?$: US dollar
xv+
528
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni John Jeheber Checkmark
Die tote Sonne 1975-09-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3458) 3-453-30334-2
DM 3.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
205
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 Karl Stephan Checkmark
Isole nello spazio 1976-11-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #25)  
Lit 5,000?Lit: Italian lira
xviii+
554
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Christopher Foss  
The Black Star Passes 2006-00-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. Wildside Press 1-55742-931-6
$13.95?$: US dollar
176
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 Black Star Passes 2006-06-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. Wildside Press 1-55742-942-1
$29.95?$: US dollar
180
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Black Star Passes 2007-02-27 John W. Campbell, Jr. Project Gutenberg 20707
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Jerome Podwil Checkmark
The Black Star Passes 2007-10-00 John Wood Campbell BiblioBazaar 1-4346-6281-0
$22.99?$: US dollar
242
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 Black Star Passes 2008-08-00 John W. Campbell Cosmos Books / Wildside Press 978-0-8439-5921-5
$6.99?$: US dollar
223
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 Harvey  
The Black Star Passes 2011-09-00 John W. Campbell, Jr. LibriVox  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll  
The Black Star Passes 2011-09-00 John W. Campbell Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10190-6
4.99?: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Black Star Passes 2013-07-00 John W. Campbell CreateSpace 978-1-4909-1731-3
$6.99?$: US dollar
174
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 Black Star Passes 2018-09-19 John W. Campbell Armchair Fiction (Science Fiction Classics (Armchair Fiction) #C-82) 978-1-61287-438-8
$12.95?$: US dollar
208
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 Ric Binkley  
The Black Star Passes 2018-09-26 John W. Campbell, Jr. Fiction House Press 978-1-947964-73-0
$19.95?$: US dollar
254
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 Ric Binkley  
The Black Star Passes 2018-09-27 John W. Campbell Wildside Press 978-1-4794-3242-4
$11.99?$: US dollar
224
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  
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