Pendulum
Collection 1978 54,000 words

Description

This collection contains seven all-new items never before published in any form. Also included is his famous collaboration with Harlan Ellison, done for Ellison's all-collaboration book Partners in Wonder.

  • Not to be confused with the short story of the same name, which is contained in this collection.

Foreign Editions
Language Title & Year Translator
German

Das Zeitpendel     (1979)

Peter Griese
Italian

Pendulum     (1980)

Giampaolo Cossato & Sandro Sandrelli
Portuguese

Pêndulo     (1990)

Contents
"Pendulum" 1978

first appearance

"The Male Condition" 1978

first appearance

"Living with Jane" 1978

first appearance

"The First Rull" 1978

first appearance

"Footprint Farm" 1978

first appearance

"The Non-Aristotelian Detective" 1978

first appearance

"The Human Operators" 1971

written with Harlan Ellison

"The Launch of Apollo XVII" 1978

first appearance; non-fiction article

English
1978 December DAW Books
paperback 0-87997-423-0 158 pages $1.75

cover art by
J. Penalva

First edition

First DAW printing.

DAW Collector #316

UE1423

Cover image: Walwyn Data: Walwyn
1978 December DAW Books
paperback 0-87997-423-0 158 pages C$1.95

cover art by
J. Penalva

Second DAW printing.

Canadian printing.

DAW Collector #316

UE1423

Cover image: ISFDB Data: ISFDB
1979 February DAW Books
paperback 0-87997-423-0 158 pages $1.75

cover art by
J. Penalva

Third DAW printing.

DAW Collector #316

UE1423

Cover image: ISFDB Data: Master of Null-A
1982 January DAW Books
paperback 0-87997-698-5 158 pages $2.25

cover art by
J. Penalva

Fourth DAW printing.

DAW Collector #316

UE1698

  Data: ISFDB
1982 DAW Books
paperback 0-87997-698-5 158 pages $2.25

cover art by
J. Penalva

Fifth DAW printing.

Date not known. Some time in 1982 is my best guess.

UE1698

  Data: Master of Null-A
1982 July New English Library
paperback 0-450-05477-2 223 pages £1.25

cover art by
Peter Elson

Wallpaper

First British edition.

Wallpaper image courtesy of PeterElson.co.uk

Cover & other images: Walwyn, PeterElson.co.uk Data: Walwyn
German
Das Zeitpendel
1979 Terra Taschenbuch
format: ? 314 161 pages price: ?

cover artist: unknown

Translated by
Peter Griese

Omits 3 stories that were present in the English edition:

Cover image: Spittel Data: Master of Null-A
Italian
Pendulum
1980 August Editrice Nord
hardback 102 152 pages L. 3,500

cover artist: unknown

Translated by
Giampaolo Cossato & Sandro Sandrelli

Adds two stories not present in the English edition:

Cover image: Axelsson Data: ISFDB
Portuguese
Pêndulo
1990 Livros do Brasil
format: ? 394 pagecount: ? price: ?

cover artist: unknown

Translator:unknown

  Data: ISFDB