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Title: The Player of Games Title Record # 1380
Author: Iain M. Banks
Date: 1988-08-00
Type: NOVEL
Series: Culture
Series Number: 2
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1990Translated by Rosemarie Hundertmarck
German Das Spiel Azad [as by Iain Banks]
1990 Italian L'impero di Azad
1992Translated by Hélène Collon
French L'homme des jeux
2004There is no German title printed.
German A Player of Games [as by Iain Banks]
2007Translated by Albert Solé
Spanish El jugador
2012 German The Player of Games [as by Iain Banks]

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
22 1989 Locus Best SF Novel
Win (as L'homme des jeux) 1994 Imaginaire Traduction

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Player of Games 1988-08-00 Iain M. Banks Macmillan UK 0-333-47110-5 £11.95 309
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Richard Hopkinson Checkmark
The Player of Games 1988-08-00 Iain M. Banks Macmillan UK 0-333-47143-1 £75.00 309
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Player of Games 1989-01-00 Iain M. Banks Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Press 0-312-02630-7 $16.95 309
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Player of Games 1989-08-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 0-7088-8309-5 £4.99 309
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.
novel Keith Scaife  
The Player of Games 1989-08-00 Iain M. Banks Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Press / SFBC 15127   309
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Player of Games 1990-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 0-7088-8309-5 £4.99 309
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.
novel Keith Scaife Checkmark
Das Spiel Azad 1990-00-00 Iain Banks Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4693) 3-453-04275-1 DM 12.80 446
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.
novel  
L'impero di Azad 1990-09-00 Iain M. Banks Editrice Nord (Cosmo Collana di Fantascienza #212)   12,000 Lit iv+
352
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.
novel Paul Lehr  
The Player of Games 1990-11-00 Iain M. Banks HarperPaperbacks 0-06-100098-1 $4.50 399
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.
novel Peter Gudynas Checkmark
L'homme des jeux 1992-09-00 Iain M. Banks Robert Laffont (Ailleurs et demain) 2-221-06931-5   391
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.
novel  
The Player of Games 1993-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £5.99 309
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.
novel Keith Scaife Checkmark
The Player of Games 1994-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £5.99 309
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.
novel Keith Scaife Checkmark
The Player of Games 1995-06-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £6.99 309
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.
novel Mark Salwowski  
The Player of Games 1996-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £6.99 309
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.
novel Mark Salwowski Checkmark
L'homme des jeux 1996-05-00 Iain M. Banks Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7185) 2-253-07185-4   479
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.
novel Manchu Checkmark
The Player of Games 1997-02-00 Iain M. Banks HarperPrism 0-06-105356-2 $10.00 295
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.
novel John Ennis Checkmark
The Player of Games 1998-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £6.99 309
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.
novel Mark Salwowski  
The Player of Games 2000-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £7.99 309
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.
novel Mark Salwowski Checkmark
The Player of Games 2000-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £6.99 309
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.
novel Mark Salwowski Checkmark
The Player of Games 2001-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-84149-095-4 £6.99 309
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.
novel Mark Salwowski Checkmark
Das Kultur-Spiel 2004-00-00 Iain Banks Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #7048) 3-453-52006-8 €8.95 941
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.
omni Chris Moore  
The Player of Games 2005-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £7.99 309
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.
novel Getty Images  
L'homme des jeux 2005-03-00 Iain M. Banks Robert Laffont (Ailleurs et demain) 2-221-10431-5 €23.00 391
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.
novel Jackie Paternoster Checkmark
The Player of Games 2006-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 1-85723-146-5 £7.99 309
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.
novel  
The Player of Games 2007-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 978-1-85723-146-5 £7.99 309
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.
novel Getty Images Checkmark
El jugador 2007-00-00 Iain M. Banks La Factoría de Ideas (Solaris Ficción #97) 978-84-9800-356-7   381
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.
novel  
The Player of Games 2008-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 978-1-85723-146-5 £7.99 309
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.
novel Getty Images  
The Player of Games 2008-03-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit (US) 978-0-316-00540-1 $12.99 405
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.
novel Blacksheep Checkmark
The Player of Games 2008-09-04 Iain M. Banks Orbit 978-0-7481-1006-3 £5.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Player of Games 2009-12-01 Iain M. Banks Orbit (US) 978-0-316-09586-0 $9.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Player of Games 2010-00-00 Iain M. Banks Orbit 978-1-85723-146-5 £8.99 309
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.
novel Blacksheep Checkmark
Das Kultur-Spiel 2012-00-00 Iain Banks Random House 978-3-641-08683-1    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Chris Moore  
Iain M. Banks Culture - 25th Anniversary Box Set 2012-10-04 Iain M. Banks Orbit 978-0-356-50209-0 £19.99  
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.
omni  
The Culture 2012-11-06 Iain M. Banks Orbit (US) 978-0-316-22508-3 $29.99 1472
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.
omni  
Das Spiel Azad 2015-00-00 Iain Banks Heyne 978-3-641-16914-5 €4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Player of Games date unknown Iain M. Banks HarperPrism 0-06-105356-2 $12.00 295
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.
novel John Ennis Checkmark
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