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Title: The Affair Title Record # 58596
Author: Robert Silverberg
Date: 1984-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1984According to Silverberg in the introduction to the story in "The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg Volume 1 Secret Sharers" this is his original data. It was changed by the Playboy editor.
Snake and Ocean, Ocean and Snake
Year Language Title
1989Translated by Pierre K. Rey
French Idylle
1996Translated by Grażyna Grygiel, Piotr Staniewski
Polish
Wąż i ocean, ocean i wąż?Waz i ocean, ocean i waz

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
23 1985 Locus Best Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Playboy, June 1984 1984-06-00 ed. Editors of Playboy Playboy   $3.50 230
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Second Annual Collection 1985-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94485-3 $10.95 573
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 Thomas Kidd Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Second Annual Collection 1985-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94484-5 $19.95 573
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
Pavane au fil du temps 1989-06-15 Robert Silverberg J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #2631) 2-277-22631-9   350
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 Michelangelo Miani Checkmark
Pluto in the Morning Light 1992-05-00 Robert Silverberg Grafton (The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg #1) 0-586-21369-4 6.99 396
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 John Howe Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg Volume 1: Secret Sharers 1992-11-00 Robert Silverberg Bantam Spectra 0-553-37068-5 $12.50 xv+
546
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
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg: Volume 1: Secret Sharers 1992-11-00 Robert Silverberg Bantam Spectra 0-553-08996-X $25.00 xv+
546
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll A. I. R. Studio, Inc. Checkmark
Killing Me Softly: Erotic Tales of Unearthly Love 1995-11-00 ed. Gardner Dozois HarperPrism 0-06-105328-7 $12.00 326
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 Lisa Katz , Colin Samuels Checkmark
Fenix, V7 #6, June 1996 1996-06-00 ed.
Jaroslaw Grzędowicz?Jaroslaw Grzedowicz
Radwan      
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 Maciej Mazur  
Killing Me Softly 1996-09-00 ed. Gardner Dozois HarperPrism 0-06-105611-1 $5.99 420
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 Lisa Katz , Colin Samuels  
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg Volume 1 Secret Sharers 2009-11-00 Robert Silverberg Spectra / Ballantine Books 978-0-307-57306-3 $21.25  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume Five: The Palace at Midnight: 1980-82 2010-09-30 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-321-1 $35.00 478
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume Five: The Palace at Midnight: 1980-82 2010-09-30 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-321-1 $65.00 478
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Palace at Midnight 2011-09-29 Robert Silverberg Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10668-0 2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Palace at Midnight: 1980-82 2013-04-25 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-604-5 $18.95 480
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  
The Palace at Midnight: 1980-82 2013-05-14 Robert Silverberg Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-607-6 $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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