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Title: The Wedge Title Record # 47570
Author: Isaac Asimov
Date: 1944-10-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Foundation (Original Stories)
Series Number: 4
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1944 The Traders
Year Language Title
1957Translated by Jean Rosenthal
French Les marchands
1966Translated by Wulf H. Bergner.
German Die Händler
1971Translated by Gyula Baranyi
Hungarian
A kereskedők?A kereskedok
1977Translated by Gordana Vučević
Serbian Trgovci [as by Isak Asimov]
1983Translated by Jack Kröner
Dutch De Koopvaarders

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Astounding Science Fiction, October 1944 1944-10-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.25 180
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 Timmins Checkmark
Foundation 1951-08-30 Isaac Asimov Gnome Press   $2.75 255
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll David Kyle Checkmark
The 1,000 Year Plan 1955-00-00 Isaac Asimov Ace Books D-110 $0.25 160
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 Ed Valigursky Checkmark
The 1,000 Year Plan 1962-00-00 Isaac Asimov Ace Books D-538 $0.35 160
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 Ed Valigursky Checkmark
Foundation 1962-09-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 1080 2/6 189
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 Kyle Checkmark
Foundation 1963-09-00 Isaac Asimov Doubleday   $3.50 227
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Roger Zimmerman Checkmark
Foundation 1964-08-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 1080 3/6 189
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
Foundation 1965-12-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 1080 3/6 189
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
Foundation 1966-10-00 Isaac Asimov Avon S224 C$0.60 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1966-10-00 Isaac Asimov Avon S224 $0.60 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1967-03-00 Isaac Asimov Avon S224 C$0.60 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1968-08-00 Isaac Asimov Avon V2248 $0.75 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1969-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 10807 5/- 189
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
Foundation 1969-10-00 Isaac Asimov Avon V2248 $0.75 200
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 Punchatz  
Foundation 1970-05-00 Isaac Asimov Avon N304 $0.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1970-09-00 Isaac Asimov Avon N304 $0.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1971-03-00 Isaac Asimov Avon N304 $0.95 200
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 Punchatz  
Foundation 1972-09-00 Isaac Asimov Avon N304 $0.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1973-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-01080-7 £0.35 189
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Foundation 1973-02-00 Isaac Asimov Avon N304 $0.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1973-02-00 Isaac Asimov Avon N304 C$0.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1976-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-01080-7   189
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Foundation 1976-00-00 Isaac Asimov Avon 29579 $1.50 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation 1977-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-01080-7 £0.50 189
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Foundation 1978-08-00 Isaac Asimov Doubleday (Foundation #1) 0-385-05047-X $7.95 227
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Roger Zimmerman Checkmark
Foundation 1981-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther / Granada 0-586-01080-7 £1.25 189
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Foundation 1983-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-01080-7 £1.50 234
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 Tim White Checkmark
Foundation 1983-03-00 Isaac Asimov Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-30899-9 $2.75 236
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.
coll Darrell K. Sweet  
Foundation 1983-07-00 Isaac Asimov Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-30899-9 $2.75 236
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.
coll Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Foundation 1984-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther / Granada 0-586-01080-7 £1.95 234
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 Tim White Checkmark
Foundation 1984-04-00 Isaac Asimov Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-31798-X $2.95 xvii+
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.
coll Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Foundation 1986-00-00 Isaac Asimov Grafton 0-586-01080-7 £1.95 234
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 Tim White Checkmark
Foundation 1986-09-00 Isaac Asimov Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-33627-5 $3.95 285
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Foundation 1989-06-00 Isaac Asimov Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-33627-5 $5.95 285
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Foundation 1990-00-00 Isaac Asimov Grafton 0-586-01080-7 £2.99 234
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 Tim White Checkmark
Foundation 1991-08-00 Isaac Asimov Doubleday (The Isaac Asimov Collection) 0-385-41950-3 $12.95 227
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
Foundation 1991-10-00 Isaac Asimov Bantam Spectra 0-553-29335-4 $4.99 296
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 Stephen Youll  
Foundation 1994-03-00 Isaac Asimov HarperCollins (UK) 0-586-01080-7 £4.99 234
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
Foundation 1996-00-00 Isaac Asimov Bantam Spectra 0-553-29335-4 $6.99 296
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 Stephen Youll Checkmark
Foundation 2004-06-00 Isaac Asimov Bantam Spectra 0-553-29335-4 $7.99 296
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 Stephen Youll Checkmark
Foundation 2004-06-00 Isaac Asimov Bantam Spectra 0-553-29335-4 $7.99 296
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 Stephen Youll  
Foundation 2016-09-22 Isaac Asimov Harper Voyager (UK) 978-0-00-811749-8 £8.99 240
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  
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Gnome Press   $2.75 255
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll David Kyle Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Grafton 0-586-01080-7 £3.50 234
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 Tim White Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Bantam Spectra 0-553-29335-4 $6.99 296
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 Stephen Youll Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Voyager / HarperCollins 0-586-01080-7 £4.99 234
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
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon N304 $0.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 0-380-50963-6 $2.25 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 0-380-00914-5 $1.75 200
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 Punchatz  
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 0-380-50963-6 $2.25 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 23168 $1.25 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 0-380-00914-5 $1.50 200
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  
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 0-380-00914-5 $1.50 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Bantam Spectra 0-553-29335-4 $7.50 296
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 Stephen Youll Checkmark
Foundation date unknown Isaac Asimov Avon 0-380-44065-2 $1.95 200
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 Punchatz Checkmark
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