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Title: The Iron Chancellor

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Title: The Iron Chancellor Title Record # 46018
Author: Robert Silverberg
Date: 1958-05-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Synopsis: A man purchases a new robot chef and programs it to help the members of his family lose weight.
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Current Tags: robots (1), satire (1), near future (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1977 The Weight Watcher
Year Language Title
1958Translated by Alain Dorémieux (to be verified for Galaxie)
French Le chancelier de fer
1962 Italian Cancelliere di ferro
1975Translated by Tony Westermayr
German Der eiserne Kanzler

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, May 1958 1958-05-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148
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 Pederson Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], No. 64 1958-07-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   2/- 132
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 Pederson Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #56 July 1958 1958-07-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 148
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 Checkmark
Galaxy #46 1962-03-00 ed. Luigi Vitali Casa Editrice La Tribuna 46 150 Lit 128
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 Wood Checkmark
Needle in a Timestack 1966-11-00 Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books U2330 $0.50 190
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Needle in a Timestack 1967-00-00 Robert Silverberg Sphere Books 78417 5/- 190
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 Davies Checkmark
Needle in a Timestack 1967-00-00 Robert Silverberg Sphere 78433 5/- 190
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
The Cube Root of Uncertainty 1970-00-00 Robert Silverberg Macmillan   $5.95 xi+
239
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Anthony Sini Checkmark
Needle in a Timestack 1970-09-00 Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books 0-345-02024-3 $0.75 190
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 Tom Adams Checkmark
The Cube Root of Uncertainty 1971-00-00 Robert Silverberg Collier Books 02539 $1.25 xi+
239
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 Anthony Sini Checkmark
Beyond Control 1972-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6236-4 $5.95 219
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karl Wurzer Checkmark
Beyond Control 1973-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6236-4   219
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karl Wurzer  
Beyond Control 1974-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Dell Laurel-Leaf 2112 $0.95 236
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 Gene Szafran Checkmark
Die Schatten dunkler Flügel 1975-00-00 Robert Silverberg Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #0203) 3-442-23203-1 DM 4.00 159
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 F. Jürgen Rogner Checkmark
Beyond Control 1976-05-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Dell Laurel-Leaf 2112 $1.25 236
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 Gene Szafran Checkmark
Reader's Digest Science Fiction Top-Picks 1977-00-00 ed. Judith Hatch Reader's Digest Services 0-88300-328-7   96
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  
Needle in a Timestack 1979-00-00 Robert Silverberg Sphere 0-7221-7823-9 £0.85 [7]+
149
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 Peter Elson Checkmark
Signaux du silence 1979-00-00 Robert Silverberg Casterman (Autres temps, autres mondes) 2-203-22628-5   236
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Stryckman-Lybaert Checkmark
The Science Fiction Weight-Loss Book 1983-05-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, George R. R. Martin Crown Publishers 0-517-54978-6 $12.95 v+
249
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Janet Halverson Checkmark
Machines That Kill 1984-12-00 ed. Martin Harry Greenberg, Fred Saberhagen Ace Books 0-441-51358-1 $2.75 326
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 Walter Velez Checkmark
Needle in a Timestack 1985-11-00 Robert Silverberg Ace Books 0-441-56872-6 $2.95 [7]+
180
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 Don Dixon Checkmark
Hunger for Horror 1988-03-00 ed. Pamela Crippen Adams, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Adams DAW Books (DAW Collectors #739) 0-88677-266-4 $3.50 256
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 J. K. Potter Checkmark
The Great SF Stories #20 (1958) 1990-02-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #808) 0-88677-405-5 $4.95 351
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 Robin Hidden Checkmark
The Great SF Stories #20 (1958) 1990-02-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Isaac Asimov DAW Books 0-88677-405-5 / UE2405 C$5.95 351
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 Robin Hidden Checkmark
Machines That Kill 1992-05-00 ed. Fred Saberhagen Tor 0-812-52059-9 $3.50 341
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 Maelo Cintron Checkmark
The Road to Nightfall 1996-07-08 Robert Silverberg Voyager / HarperCollins (The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg #4) 0-586-21372-4 £6.99 347
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 Fred Gambino Checkmark
Le chemin de la nuit 2002-03-00 Robert Silverberg Flammarion (Imagine) 2-080-68235-2 €24.00 726
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 Pictor Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume One: To Be Continued 2006-11-00 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 1-59606-061-1 $35.00 392
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume One: To Be Continued 2006-11-00 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 1-59606-061-1 $65.00 392
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Beyond Control 2009-03-05 ed. Robert Silverberg Wildside Press 978-1-4344-5510-9 $14.99 220
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  
To Be Continued 2011-01-17 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-385-3 $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
To Be Continued 2011-09-29 Robert Silverberg Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10664-2 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume One: To Be Continued 2012-03-20 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-507-9 $18.95 394
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  
Beyond Control: Seven Stories of Science Fiction date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6236-4 $6.95 219
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karl Wurzer Checkmark
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