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Title: The Planet Buyer Title Record # 1382
Author: Cordwainer Smith
Date: 1964-10-00
Type: NOVEL
Series: Rod McBan
Language: English
Note: Expansion of "The Boy who Bought Old Earth". Later incorporated into Norstrilia.
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Other Titles

Translations Translated Serializations
Year Language Title
1974Translated by Simone Hilling
French L'homme qui acheta la Terre
1979 Italian L'uomo che comprò la Terra
1979Translated by Thomas Ziegler
German Der Planetenkäufer
1980 French L'homme qui avait acheté la Terre
1989 Italian Norstrilia
1993Translated by Carlos Gardini
Spanish Norstrilia (1ª parte)
Year Language Title
1971 Italian L'uomo che comprò la Terra (Complete Novel)

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
3 1965 Hugo Best Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Planet Buyer 1964-10-00 Cordwainer Smith Pyramid Books R-1084 $0.50 156
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 John Schoenherr Checkmark
The Planet Buyer 1969-00-00 Cordwainer Smith Pyramid Books X-2049 $0.60 156
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 Bramley Checkmark
Galassia #135 1971-02-01 ed. Vittorio Curtoni, Gianni Montanari Casa Editrice La Tribuna 135 350 Lit 176
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Rodolfo Viola  
Les seigneurs de l'instrumentalité: Tome 1 1974-07-04 Cordwainer Smith OPTA (Club du Livre d'Anticipation #50) 2-7201-0002-1   391
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
The Planet Buyer 1975-02-00 Cordwainer Smith Sphere Books 0-7221-7942-1 £0.40 156
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Planet Buyer 1975-11-00 Cordwainer Smith Pyramid Books 0-515-03969-1 $1.25 156
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 Bramley Checkmark
The Planet Buyer 1975-11-00 Cordwainer Smith Pyramid Books 0-515-03969-1 / V3969 C$1.25 156
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 Bramley Checkmark
L'uomo che comprò la Terra 1979-05-11 Cordwainer Smith Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #968) 16600-9 2,000 Lit 174
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 Karel Thole  
Der Planetenkäufer 1979-12-00 Cordwainer Smith Droemer Knaur (Knaur Science Fiction & Fantasy #5720) 3-426-05720-4 DM 5.80 144
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 Don Brautigam Checkmark
Les seigneurs de l'instrumentalité Tome 1 1980-00-00 Cordwainer Smith Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7056) 2-253-02435-X   378
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 Gérard Ruffin Checkmark
Der Planetenkäufer 1980-07-00 Cordwainer Smith Droemer Knaur (Knaur Science Fiction & Fantasy #5720) 3-426-05720-4 DM 5.80 144
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 Don Brautigam Checkmark
L'homme qui acheta la Terre 1987-09-00 Cordwainer Smith Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5268) 2-266-02041-2   222
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 W. Siudmak Checkmark
Norstrilia 1989-04-00 Cordwainer Smith Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Classici Urania #145)   5,000 Lit 222
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 Oscar Chichoni  
L'homme qui acheta la Terre 1989-12-00 Cordwainer Smith Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5268) 2-266-02719-0   222
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 W. Siudmak Checkmark
L'homme qui acheta la Terre 1993-02-00 Cordwainer Smith Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5268) 2-266-02719-0   222
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 W. Siudmak Checkmark
Los señores de la instrumentalidad III: Norstrilia 1993-11-00 Cordwainer Smith Ediciones B (Nova #37) 84-406-3736-5   349
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 Oscar Chichoni  
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