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  • Publication: Second Foundation Publication Record # 203257
  • Author: Isaac Asimov
  • Date: 1992-02-00
  • ISBN: 0-385-42302-0 [978-0-385-42302-1]
  • Publisher: Doubleday
  • Pub. Series: The Isaac Asimov Collection
  • Price: $12.95
  • Pages: 164
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: Second Foundation (1991) • by Stephen Youll
  • Notes:
    • No statement of edition or date of publication, but there is a complete number line: "1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2".
    • No printed price.
    • There is a copyright notice for "The Story Behind the Foundation" on the copyright page, but that essay does not appear in this edition.
    • No dustjacket.
    • Bound in faux blue leather with the artwork inlaid on the cover, with decorated endpapers (identical for the whole series).
    • Available by subscription only from Bantam Doubleday Dell Direct. Each book in the 14-volume series had the same price ($12.95), and was released from the end of 1991 through mid-1992. Dates and prices for some volumes were confirmed by listings on Locus1.
    • There is no previous publication that matches this printing's page count, so it is not certain what edition, if any, this printing was offset from.
    • Cover art is not credited, but it is Stephen Youll's original artwork for the 1991 Bantam paperback edition, but without text.
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Collection Title: Second Foundation • [Foundation • 3] • (1953) • collection by Isaac Asimov

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