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Title: Empire Star Title Record # 4040
Author: Samuel R. Delany
Date: 1966-00-00
Type: NOVEL
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: In the distant future a boy from a world with a simplex culture is tasked to carry a message to the capital world of the galactic empire, in the process evolving himself to a multiplex consciousness.
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Other Titles

Translations Serializations
Year Language Title
1980Translated by Eric Chédaille
French Empire Star
1981Translated by Waltraud Götting (1981)
German Imperiums-Stern
1981Translated by Waltraud Götting
German Imperiumsstern
Year Title
2016 Empire Star (complete novel)

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Tree Lord of Imeten / Empire Star 1966-00-00 Samuel R. Delany, Tom Purdom Ace Books (Ace Double #M-139) M-139 $0.45 102+
152
dos?Dos-a-dos or tete-beche formatted paperback books, such as Ace Doubles and Capra Press back-to-back books.
omni Jack Gaughan , John Schoenherr Checkmark
Ace Science Fiction Reader 1971-00-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Ace Books 00275 $0.95 251
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.
anth John Schoenherr , Jack Gaughan , Jack Gaughan Checkmark
Trilogy of the Future 1972-08-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-97849-X £1.75 251
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Chris Gilbert Checkmark
The Ballad of Beta-2 / Empire Star 1975-10-00 Samuel R. Delany Ace Books (Ace Double #20571) 20571 $1.25 124+
114
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 Davis Meltzer Checkmark
The Ballad of Beta-2 / Empire Star 1977-08-00 Samuel R. Delany Sphere 0-7221-2908-4 £0.75 157
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 Angus McKie Checkmark
Empire Star 1977-12-00 Samuel R. Delany Gregg Press 0-8398-2394-0 $8.00 xiii+
87
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Checkmark
The Ballad of Beta-2 / Empire Star 1978-00-00 Samuel R. Delany Robert Hale 0-7091-6755-5 £3.75 176
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Helen Hale Checkmark
La ballade de Bêta-2 suivi de Empire Star 1980-00-00 Samuel R. Delany Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7060) 2-253-02574-7   223
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
Abenteuer Weltraum 1981-04-00 ed. uncredited Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24017) 3-404-24017-0 DM 6.80 517
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.
anth Chris Foss Checkmark
Distant Stars 1981-08-00 Samuel R. Delany Bantam Books 0-553-01336-X $8.95 352
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.
coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
Empire Star 1983-09-00 Samuel R. Delany Bantam Books 0-553-23425-0 $2.50 132
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 Wayne Barlowe Checkmark
Die Ballade von Beta 2 1985-00-00 Samuel R. Delany Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24076) 3-404-24076-6 DM 12.80 380
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 Oliviero Berni Checkmark
La ballade de Bêta-2 suivi de Empire Star 1995-04-00 Samuel R. Delany Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7060) 2-253-02574-7   191
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 Jackie Paternoster Checkmark
Babel-17 / Empire Star 2001-12-00 Samuel R. Delany Vintage Books 0-375-70669-0 $12.00 219+
92
dos?Dos-a-dos or tete-beche formatted paperback books, such as Ace Doubles and Capra Press back-to-back books.
omni Checkmark
Distant Stars 2004-05-00 Samuel R. Delany ibooks 0-7434-8661-7 $14.00 352
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.
coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Space Opera Renaissance 2006-07-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Tor 0-765-30617-4 $39.95 941
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth NASA Checkmark
The Space Opera Renaissance 2006-08-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Tor / SFBC 1215904 $34.95 941
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth NASA Checkmark
The Space Opera Renaissance 2007-07-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Orb 0-765-30618-2 $24.95 941
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.
anth NASA  
The Space Opera Renaissance 2007-07-10 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Tor 978-1-4668-0825-6 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth NASA  
Chants de l'espace 2008-05-28 Samuel R. Delany Bragelonne 978-2-35294-182-8   680
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 Stephan Martiniere  
Empire Star 2012-11-12 Samuel R. Delany Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11917-8 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
Lightspeed: People of Colo(u)r Destroy Science Fiction! Special Issue 2016-06-00 ed. Nalo Hopkinson, Kristine Ong Muslim Lightspeed Magazine 978-1-5329-4347-8 $17.99 464
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.
mag Christopher Park  
Babel-17 / Empire Star date unknown Samuel R. Delany Vintage Books 0-375-70669-0 $15.95 219+
92
dos?Dos-a-dos or tete-beche formatted paperback books, such as Ace Doubles and Capra Press back-to-back books.
omni  
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