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Publication: The Best of Isaac Asimov

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  • Publication: The Best of Isaac Asimov Publication Record # 270382
  • Author: Isaac Asimov
  • Date: 1974-09-00
  • ISBN: 0-385-05078-X [978-0-385-05078-4]
  • Publisher: Doubleday
  • Pub. Series: Doubleday Science Fiction
  • Price: $6.95
  • Pages: xiv+294
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: The Best of Isaac Asimov by Richard Mantel
  • Notes:
    • "First [US] edition so stated on copyright page." - Currey
    • Omits the bibliography, compiled by Gerald Bishop, of the original UK edition, and there are minor changes in the introduction (according to Locus #170 March 15, 1975)
    • [Primary Verification 1] copy has a price clipped dust jacket.
    • Rear flap states "Jacket by Richard Mantel"
    • Month of publication does not appear in this book. September remains from secondary sources only.
    • Gutter Code P29 page 294 would indicate a printing date of late July 1974. This would support a publication date of September 1974.
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Collection Title: The Best of Isaac Asimov • (1973) • collection by Isaac Asimov

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Primary Verifications

Verifier Date Type Last User Activity Date
Wonder al 2009-09-13 03:06:33 Transient 2018-10-02
Kpulliam 2012-06-05 21:54:36 Permanent 2018-06-10

Secondary Verifications

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Clute/Nicholls Not Verified    
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Contento1 (anth/coll) N/A Bluesman 2009-06-03 15:31:38
Locus1 N/A Bluesman 2009-06-03 15:31:38
Reginald1 Not Verified    
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Tuck Not Verified    
Miller/Contento N/A Bluesman 2009-06-03 15:31:38
Bleiler1 (Gernsback) N/A Bluesman 2009-06-03 15:31:38
Currey Verified Bluesman 2009-06-03 15:31:38
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler78 Not Verified    
OCLC/Worldcat Not Verified    
Bleiler Early Years Not Verified    
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