Title: The Giving Plague

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Title: The Giving Plague Title Record # 41369
Author: David Brin
Date: 1988-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: escapepod.org, lightspeedmagazine.com, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1989 Dutch De Geefplaag
1990Translated by 金子浩(Kaneko Hiroshi)
Japanese
益病?えきびょう
Ekibyō
Ekibyou
[as by ]
1990Translated by Paola Tomaselli
Italian Il flagello dell'altruismo
1995 Dutch De Geefziekte
1995 Italian Il Morbo Dell'altruismo
2003 French L'épidémie de générosité

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
2 1989 Hugo Best Short Story
4 1989 Locus Best Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Interzone, #23 Spring 1988 1988-00-00 ed. Simon Ounsley, David Pringle     £1.95 68
quarto?8.5" by 11" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
mag David Hardy Checkmark
Interzone: The 3rd Anthology 1988-09-00 ed. John Clute, David Pringle, Simon Ounsley Simon & Schuster UK 0-671-69944-X £10.95 viii+
184
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Brian Waugh Checkmark
De Beste Science Fiction Verhalen van het Jaar 1989-00-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Loeb 90-379-0079-8   292
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 Ken Kelly Checkmark
Full Spectrum 2 1989-04-00 ed. Lou Aronica, Shawna McCarthy, Amy Stout, Pat LoBrutto Doubleday Foundation 0-385-26019-9 $19.95 xi+
464
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Stallard Checkmark
The 1989 Annual World's Best SF 1989-06-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Arthur W. Saha DAW Books (DAW Collectors #783) 0-88677-353-9 $3.95 315
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 Jim Burns Checkmark
The 1989 Annual World's Best SF 1989-06-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Arthur W. Saha DAW Books 0-88677-353-9 C$4.95 315
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 Jim Burns Checkmark
Interzone: The 3rd Anthology 1989-08-00 ed. John Clute, David Pringle, Simon Ounsley New English Library 0-450-50532-4 £2.99 248
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 Checkmark
The 1989 Annual World's Best SF 1989-09-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / SFBC 15197 $4.98 vi+
282
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard Powers Checkmark
S-Fマガジン 1990年01月号, #388?S-F Magajin - 1990-nen 01-gatsu-gō, #388
Esu-Efu Magajin - 1990-nen 01-gatsu-gou, #388
Esu-Efu Magajin - 1990-nen 01-gatsu-gō, #388
S-F Magajin - 1990-nen 01-gatsu-gou, #388
1990-01-00 ed.
今岡清?いまおかきよし
Kiyoshi Imaoka
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
    288
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
mag  
Full Spectrum 2 1990-05-00 ed. Lou Aronica, Shawna McCarthy, Amy Stout, Pat LoBrutto Bantam Spectra (Spectra Special Editions) 0-553-28530-0 $4.95 viii+
548
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 Peter Stallard Checkmark
Urania #1142 1990-12-16 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1142 4,500 Lit 256
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 Marco Patrito  
Otherness 1994-06-00 David Brin Orbit 1-85723-207-0 £16.99 387
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Fred Gambino Checkmark
Otherness 1994-09-00 David Brin Bantam Spectra 0-553-29528-4 $5.99 357
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.
coll Donato Giancola Checkmark
ZomerSFtijd 1995-05-00 ed. Redactie Meulenhoff *M Meulenhoff (M=SF #325) 90-290-4664-3   223
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 Nico Keulers Checkmark
Otherness 1995-06-00 David Brin Orbit 1-85723-310-7 £5.99 387
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.
coll Fred Gambino Checkmark
Urania #1269 1995-10-29 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1269 5,500 Lit 270
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 Oscar Chichoni  
Otherness 1998-00-00 David Brin Orbit 1-85723-310-7 £6.99 387
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.
coll Fred Gambino  
Les sphères de cristal 2003-04-00 David Brin Imaginaires sans frontières (ISF - Visions Futures) 2-84727-018-3 €17.00 310
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 Afif Khaled Checkmark
Escape Pod, EP112 2007-06-28 ed. Steve Eley Escape Artists, Inc.   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
Transmissions from Beyond, #36 2011-01-17 ed. TTA Editors TTA Press   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag  
The Giving Plague 2012-05-26 David Brin Smashwords 978-1-4762-1817-5 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap Checkmark
Lightspeed, July 2012 2012-07-00 ed. John Joseph Adams Lightspeed Magazine 26 $3.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
mag Chris Cold , Tobias Roetsch  
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 8: May 2014 2014-05-00 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-203-9 $3.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 8: May 2014 2014-05-00 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-202-2 $6.99 120
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Checkmark
Otherness 2015-04-00 David Brin Futures Unlimited 978-1-5025-4042-3 $13.00 306
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 Patrick Farley  
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