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Seventy Years of Decpop
Genre Science Fiction
Type Novella
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Nominated for the Locus Award (1973 - Best Novella: 10th).
DESCRIPTION:
A dark and gloomy tale of a future Earth, where the population is decimated by sterilization. Forced sterilization, by one individual who invented an aerosol that had been spread all over the world. Only a few of the people stayed fertile. What happens with society if there are only a few babies born?
 
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FIRST PUBLICATION
in Galaxy
Eljer Jakobsson
New York, NY: UPD Publishing Corporation
Volume 33, No. 1
magazine (19,5×13cm)
July-August 1972
176
$ 0.75
Gaughan [= Jack Gaughan]
Story illustrated by Jack Gaughan.


Jack Gaughan
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in Best Science Fiction for 1973
Forrest J Ackerman
New York, NY: Ace Books
Science Fiction, # 91360
SBN 441-91360-125
paperback (17,5×10,5cm)
06/1973
268
$ 1.25
not credited [= unknown]
With a foreword by the editor.

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in Pearls from Peoria
Paul Spiteri
Burton, MI: Subterranean Press
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ISBN 1-59606-059-X
hardcover (23,5×16cm)
09/2006 (1st) (trade edition)
12/2006 (2nd) (trade edition)
773
$ 45.00
Keith Howell & Charles Berlin
With an introduction by Paul Spiteri, and an uncredited illustration.

Keith Howell &
Charles Berlin
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in Pearls from Peoria
Paul Spiteri
Burton, MI: Subterranean Press
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ISBN 1-59606-059-X
hardcover (23,5×16cm)
10/2006 (numbered, signed, in slipcase)
03/2007 (lettered, signed, in traycase)
773
$ 150.00 | $ 300.00
Keith Howell & Charles Berlin
With an introduction by Paul Spiteri, and an uncredited illustration.

Keith Howell &
Charles Berlin
UK
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in Galaxy
Eljer Jakobsson
London: Universal Tandem Publishing Company, Ltd.
No. 2 (Volume 33, No. 1)
magazine (19,5×13cm)
July-August 1972
176
£ 0.25
Gaughan [= Jack Gaughan]
Story illustrated by Jack Gaughan. Only the front cover and spine differ slightly from the US edition.

Jack Gaughan
DENMARK
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Danish: "Halvfjerds års folkefald"
in En anden verden
not credited
Copenhagen: Science Fiction Cirklen
Tangent #4
ISBN 87-87662-02-7
pamphlet (21×14,5cm)
05/1977
100
not priced
Niels Søndergaard
Niels Erik Knudsen
With an introduction by Jens Carstensen. A special Fabula 77 publication. Farmer was one of the Guests of Honor at this Danish science fiction convention.

Niels Erik Knudsen
FRANCE
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French: "Soixante-dix ans de decpop"
in Galaxie
Michel Demuth
Paris: Opta
No. 109
magazine (19×13cm)
June 1973
192
FF 4
Charles Canet
Luigi Castiglioni
Illustrated by Solé.

Luigi Castiglioni
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French: "Soixante-dix ans de decpop"
in Histoires écologiques
Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard & Demètre Ioakimidis
Paris: Le Livre de poche
La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction, No. 3778
ISBN 2-253-02600-X
paperback (16,5×11cm)
09/1983
09/1987
413
not priced
Charles Canet
Philippe Adamov
With an essay by the editors about Farmer and his work at the end of the book.

Philippe Adamov
GERMANY
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German: "Bevölkerungsimplosion"
in Science Fiction Story Reader 3
Wolfgang Jeschke
München: Heyne
Science Fiction, Band 3421
ISBN 3-453-30311-3
paperback (18×11,5cm)
-/1975
159
DM 3,80
Walter Brumm
'Atelier Heinrichs'
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'Atelier Heinrichs'
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Spanish: "Setenta años de Decpob"
in La Mejor Ciencia Ficción
Forrest J. Ackerman
Barcelona: A.T.E.
Antologías de Ciencia Ficción 2
ISBN 84-85047-09-5
trade paperback (20×13,5cm)
-/1976
271
not priced
Carlos Peralta
not credited [= unknown]
As original book title is given Great Modern Science Fiction. It is however a translation of Best Science Fiction for 1973 (see above).

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