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Title: The Second Night of Summer Title Record # 55220
Author: James H. Schmitz
Date: 1950-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Series: Agents of Vega
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1950 Second Night of Summer
Year Language Title
1954Translated by Bruno Martin (to be verified for Galaxie)
French La seconde nuit de l'été
1977Translated by Dolf Strasser.
German Der Köder
2000 Italian La Seconda Notte D'estate

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nominations Below Cutoff 2001 Retro Hugo Best Novelette

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, December 1950 1950-12-00 ed. H. L. Gold World Editions, Inc.   $0.25 164
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 Don Hunter Checkmark
Possible Worlds of Science Fiction 1951-04-00 ed. Groff Conklin Vanguard Press   $2.95 xi+
372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #2 January 1954 1954-01-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 132
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 Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
Agent of Vega 1960-04-00 James H. Schmitz Gnome Press   $3.00 191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll W. I. Van der Poel Checkmark
Agent of Vega 1962-06-00 James H. Schmitz Permabooks M-4242 $0.35 185
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 John Woolhiser Checkmark
Agent of Vega 1964-00-00 James H. Schmitz Mayflower-Dell 0045 3/6 192
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
Agent de Véga 1970-03-17 James H. Schmitz OPTA (OPTA - Galaxie Bis #14)   F6.00 252
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 Gérard Aublé Checkmark
Agent of Vega 1972-00-00 James H. Schmitz Tempo Books / Grosset & Dunlap 0-448-05403-5 $0.95 186
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
Science-Fiction-Stories 67 1977-06-00 James H. Schmitz Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #129 (3338)) 3-548-03338-5 DM 3.80 126
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 Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Agent of Vega 1982-08-00 James H. Schmitz Ace Books 0-441-01075-X $2.25 186
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
Agent of Vega 1983-04-00 James H. Schmitz Ace Books 0-441-01076-8 $2.50 186
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Best of James H. Schmitz 1991-06-00 James H. Schmitz NESFA Press (NESFA's Choice #1) 0-915368-46-3 $18.95 xi+
243
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1992-00-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-214204-6 $22.50 xxvi+
587
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Victor Stabin Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1992-00-00 ed. Tom Shippey QPD CN 9267   587
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 Victor Stabin Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1992-10-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-214204-6 C$31.50 xxvi+
587
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Victor Stabin Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1993-10-21 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-283167-4 £6.99 xxvi+
587
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 David A. Hardy Checkmark
The Good Old Stuff: Adventure Sf in the Grand Tradition 1998-12-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-19275-4 $17.95 xxv+
434
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 Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
The Good Stuff 1999-01-00 Gardner Dozois Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-0044-4 / 02879 $15.98 982
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
The Best of James H. Schmitz 2000-12-00 James H. Schmitz NESFA Press (NESFA's Choice #1) 0-915368-46-3 $22.00 xi+
243
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Urania #1402 2000-12-03 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1402 6,900 Lit 314
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.
mag Paolo Barbieri  
Agent of Vega & Other Stories 2001-11-00 James H. Schmitz Baen 0-671-31847-0 $7.99 567
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 Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 2003-01-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-280381-6 £9.99 xxvi+
587
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 Michael Llewellyn (artist) Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 2003-03-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-280381-6 $19.95 587
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 Michael Llewellyn (artist)  
The Good Old Stuff: Adventure Sf in the Grand Tradition 2013-12-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 978-1-4668-5950-0 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Ed Emshwiller  
Agent of Vega & Other Stories date unknown James H. Schmitz Baen (Baen Free Library) 0-671-31847-0 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Bob Eggleton  
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories date unknown ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-283167-4 £7.99 xxvi+
587
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 David A. Hardy Checkmark
The Best of James H. Schmitz date unknown James H. Schmitz NESFA Press (NESFA's Choice #1) 0-915368-46-3 $18.95 xi+
243
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
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