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Title: Limits Title Record # 43112
Author: Larry Niven
Date: 1981-09-28
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Draco Tavern
Language: English
Synopsis: The bartender of a busy spaceport on earth overhears aliens discussing withholding the secret of immortality from humanity.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1988Translated by Ingrid Herrmann.
German Grenzen
1989Translated by Sonja Lovasić
Croatian Granice
1993Translated by Maura Arduini
Italian Frontiere

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, September 28, 1981 1981-09-28 ed. George H. Scithers Davis Publications   $1.50 180
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 George Angelini Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders 1983-03-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy Davis Publications   $2.95 288
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".
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders 1983-04-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy The Dial Press 0-385-27912-4 $12.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Light Years and Dark: Science Fiction and Fantasy Of and For Our Time 1984-11-00 ed. Michael Bishop Berkley Books 0-425-07214-2 $8.95 xiv+
498
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 Checkmark
Niven's Laws 1984-11-16 Larry Niven Owlswick Press / PSFS 0-913896-24-1 $12.00 vii+
108
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Jack Gaughan Checkmark
Limits 1985-02-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-32142-1 $2.95 xi+
240
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 Barclay Shaw Checkmark
Limits 1985-02-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine / SFBC 1818 $3.98 xi+
205
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ron Walotsky Checkmark
Limits 1985-02-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-32142-1 C$3.95 xi+
240
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 Barclay Shaw Checkmark
Limits 1986-08-00 Larry Niven Orbit / Futura 0-7088-8201-3 £2.50 xi+
240
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 Checkmark
Geschichten aus der Raumhafen-Bar und andere Erzählungen 1988-02-00 Larry Niven Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Abenteuer #23075) 3-404-23075-2 DM 8.80 319
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 James Warhola Checkmark
Limits 1989-00-00 Larry Niven Orbit 0-7088-8201-3 £3.50 xi+
240
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 Nick Rodgers Checkmark
Sirius, #152 1989-01-05 ed.
Hrvoje Prćić?Hrvoje Prcic
Vjesnik   4000 din. 132
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
Vladimir Vesović?Vladimir Vesovic
Checkmark
Playgrounds of the Mind 1991-10-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-312-85219-3 $22.95 487
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll David Archer Checkmark
Limits 1992-02-00 Larry Niven Orbit 0-7088-8201-3 £4.50 xi+
240
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 Nick Rodgers  
Playgrounds of the Mind 1992-07-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-812-51695-8 $5.99 vii+
696
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 David Archer Checkmark
Urania #1213 1993-09-05 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1213 5,000 Lit 240
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  
Playgrounds of the Mind 1996-04-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-812-51695-8 $5.99 viii+
696
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 David Archer Checkmark
Playgrounds of the Mind 2003-08-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-812-51695-8 $7.99 vii+
696
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 David Archer Checkmark
The Draco Tavern 2006-01-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-765-30863-0 $24.95 304
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Stephan Martiniere Checkmark
The Draco Tavern 2006-12-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-765-34771-7 $6.99 xiv+
316
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 Stephan Martiniere Checkmark
The Draco Tavern 2007-04-01 Larry Niven Tor 978-1-4299-1408-6 $7.99 304
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Best of Larry Niven 2010-12-00 Larry Niven Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-331-0 $40.00 618
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Edward Miller Checkmark
The Best of Larry Niven 2010-12-00 Larry Niven Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-331-0 $60.00 618
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Edward Miller  
Limits 2011-12-22 Larry Niven Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-070-7 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Limits 2012-01-02 Larry Niven Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-069-1 $9.99 212
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 Checkmark
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