Title: The Fun They Had

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Title: The Fun They Had ISFDB Title Record # 58943
Author: Isaac Asimov
Year: 1951
Type: SHORTFICTION
Storylen: shortstory
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: This short story was first published in ''Boys and Girls page'', ''NEA service'', in December 1951.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, February 1954 Feb 1954 ed. Anthony Boucher, J. Francis McComas Fantasy House, Inc.   $0.35 132 digest mag Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
Operation Future Jul 1955 ed. Groff Conklin Permabooks #M-4022 $0.35 xi+
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Operation Future Sep 1956 ed. Groff Conklin Permabooks #M-4022 C$0.35 xi+
356
pb anth Robert Schulz Checkmark
Fiction, #35 Oct 1956 ed. Editors of Fiction OPTA   F100.00 132 digest mag Philippe Curval Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough Oct 1957 Isaac Asimov Doubleday   $2.95 192 hc coll Tony Palladino  
Earth Is Room Enough Oct 1957 Isaac Asimov Doubleday   C$3.50 192 hc coll Tony Palladino  
Earth Is Room Enough Oct 1957 Isaac Asimov Doubleday / SFBC     192 hc coll Tony Palladino Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough Apr 1959 Isaac Asimov Bantam Books #A1978 $0.35 166 pb coll Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough Apr 1960 Isaac Asimov Panther #1042 2/6 176 pb coll Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough May 1960 Isaac Asimov Doubleday     192 hc coll  
Earth Is Room Enough Dec 1961 Isaac Asimov Doubleday     192 hc coll  
Journeys in Science Fiction 1961 ed. Richard L. Loughlin, Lilian M. Popp Globe Book Company   $3.76 656 hc anth  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales Feb 1963 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #AS516 $0.95 287 pb anth Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales Feb 1963 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #AS516 $0.95 287 pb anth  
Connoisseur's Science Fiction 1964 ed. Tom Boardman Penguin Books #2223 3/6 234 pb anth Checkmark
L'altare a mezzanotte: 50 racconti di fantascienza Jul 1965 ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #16)   2,500 Lit 492 hc anth Rocco Borella Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter Mar 1966 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) #3066 DM 2.40 158 pb coll Atelier Heinrichs Checkmark
Untravelled Worlds 1966 ed. Alan Frank Barter, R. Wilson Macmillan UK     168 pb anth  
Connoisseur's Science Fiction 1966 ed. Tom Boardman Penguin Books (US) #2223 $0.95 234 pb anth Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1966 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #01639 $0.95 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Connoisseur's Science Fiction 1966 ed. Tom Boardman Penguin Books #2223 3/6 234 pb anth Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough 1967 Isaac Asimov Panther #1042 3/6 176 pb coll Checkmark
Urania #493 Jul 1968 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore #493 250 Lit 168 digest mag Karel Thole Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1968 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #01639 $0.95 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough 1969 Isaac Asimov Panther #1042 4/- 176 pb coll Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1969 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #01639 $0.95 285 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough Apr 1970 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest #T1401 $0.75 208 pb coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough Apr 1970 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest #T1401 C$0.75 208 pb coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1971 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #01639 $1.25 285 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough 1971 Isaac Asimov Panther #1042   176 pb coll  
Geliebter Roboter 1971 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) #3066   157 pb coll  
The Best of Isaac Asimov Mar 1973 Isaac Asimov Sphere 0-7221-1254-8 £0.40 336 pb coll Patrick Woodroffe Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov Oct 1973 Isaac Asimov Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-97981-X   336 hc coll  
Future: Can We Shape It? 1973 ed. William F. Goodykoontz Scholastic     160 tp anth  
Earth Is Room Enough 1973 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-01042-4 £0.35 176 pb coll Chris Foss Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough 1973 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest #M2194 $0.95 208 pb coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1973 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #01639 $1.25 285 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1973 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books #01639 $1.25 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov Jan 1974 Isaac Asimov Sphere 0-7221-1254-8 £0.40 336 pb coll Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov Sep 1974 Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-05078-X $6.95 xiv+
294
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As Tomorrow Becomes Today 1974 ed. Charles W. Sullivan Prentice-Hall 0-13-050021-6 $4.95 xv+
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Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1974 ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Collier Books #01639 $1.50 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
La Terra è abbastanza grande Mar 1975 Isaac Asimov Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #16)   3,800 Lit xxvi+
370
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Wenn die Sterne verlöschen Jul 1975 Isaac Asimov Pabel (Terra Taschenbuch #264) #TTB264 DM 2.80 145 pb coll Dean Ellis Checkmark
Il meglio di Asimov. Volume primo Sep 1975 Isaac Asimov Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #1088) #12561 1,500 Lit 238 pb coll Karel Thole  
The Best of Isaac Asimov 1939-1952 1975 Isaac Asimov Sphere 0-7221-1256-4   184 pb coll Patrick Woodroffe  
The Best of Isaac Asimov Jan 1976 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest #Q2694 $1.50 319 pb coll Checkmark
Connoisseur's Science Fiction Feb 1976 ed. Tom Boardman Penguin Books 0-14-002223-6 £0.60 233+
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Earth Is Room Enough 1976 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest #Q2801 $1.50 208 pb coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1976 ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Collier Books #01639 $1.50 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough Feb 1977 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-01042-4 £0.50 176 pb coll Chris Foss Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov 1954-1972 Mar 1977 Isaac Asimov Sphere 0-7221-1257-2 £0.65 172 pb coll Peter Elson Checkmark
Science Fiction and Fantasy 1977 ed. Fred Obrecht Barron's Educational Series 0-812-00651-8   256 tp anth  
Strange Planets 1977 ed. Amabel Williams-Ellis, Michael Pearson Blackie 0-216-90233-9 £3.00 176 hc anth Michael Jackson Checkmark
Science Fiction May 1978 ed. James Gibson John Murray 0-7195-3502-6 £0.60 120 pb anth Guy Wyndham-Jones Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1978 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 0-02-016390-8 $1.95 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Beyond Time and Space 1978 ed. Robert R. Potter Globe Book Company 0-87065-155-2   216 tp anth Mort Perry Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter 1978 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 3.80 157 pb coll Checkmark
The Far Ends of Time and Earth Jan 1979 Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-13269-7 $12.95 xiv+
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The Far Ends of Time and Earth Mar 1979 Isaac Asimov Doubleday / SFBC #5578 $4.50 xiv+
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Science Fiction Stories Oct 1979 ed. Tom Boardman, Jr. Octopus Books 0-7064-0999-X $5.98 350 hc anth Terry Oakes Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter 1979 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 3.80 157 pb coll  
Le livre d'or de la Science-Fiction : Isaac Asimov Sep 1980 Isaac Asimov Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5092) 2-266-00935-4   314 pb coll Marcel Laverdet Checkmark
Skylark Science Fiction Stories 1980 ed. Jill Bennett BCA - Book Club Associates #CN9356   191 hc anth Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter 1980 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 4.80 157 pb coll  
Anthologie de la littérature de Science-Fiction Oct 1981 ed. Jacques Sadoul Editions Ramsay 2-85956-231-1   670 hc anth Tibor Csernus Checkmark
Earth Is Room Enough 1981 Isaac Asimov Granada 0-586-01042-4 £1.25 176 pb coll Chris Foss Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter 1981 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 4.80 157 pb coll  
Tomorrow's TV Jun 1982 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Raintree Publishers (Science Fiction Shorts) 0-8172-1735-5 $11.95 48 hc anth Greg Hargreaves Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov 1982 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest / Ballantine 0-449-20288-7 $2.75 319 pb coll  
The Best of Isaac Asimov 1954-1972 1982 Isaac Asimov Sphere 0-7221-1257-2 £1.75 172 pb coll Checkmark
Meine Freunde, die Roboter 1982 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #20) 3-453-30853-0 DM 9.80 798 pb omni Chris Moore Checkmark
Science Fiction Stories 1983 ed. Tom Boardman, Jr. Octopus Books 0-7064-0999-X   350 hc anth Checkmark
Best of Asimov 1983 Isaac Asimov Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Paperback #28113) 3-404-28113-6 DM 19.80 363 tp coll Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter 1984 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 5.80 157 pb coll  
The Best of Isaac Asimov 1985 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest / Ballantine 0-449-20829-X $2.95 319 pb coll  
De Kortste Fantastische Verhalen 1985 ed. uncredited Tabula 90-70585-56-1   141 pb anth Franyo Mányoky Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of Isaac Asimov Aug 1986 Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-19782-9 $17.95 xiv+
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Science Fiction Stories 1986 ed. Tom Boardman, Jr. Octopus Books 0-7064-0999-X £2.50 350 hc anth  
Le migliori opere di fantascienza Jun 1987 Isaac Asimov Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #84)   12,000 Lit iv+
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Science Fiction Stories 1987 ed. Tom Boardman, Jr. Octopus Books 0-7064-0999-X £2.50 350 hc anth Terry Oakes Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of Isaac Asimov Feb 1988 Isaac Asimov Signet / New American Library 0-451-15196-8 $3.95 xiv +
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Science Fiction Stories Oct 1988 ed. Edward Blishen Kingfisher 0-86272-322-1 £6.95 253 hc anth Graham Potts Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction of Isaac Asimov 1988 Isaac Asimov Grafton 0-586-07498-8 £3.50 xiv+
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Geliebter Roboter 1988 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 6.80 157 pb coll  
The Asimov Chronicles: Fifty Years of Isaac Asimov May 1989 Isaac Asimov Dark Harvest 0-913165-44-1 $21.95 678 hc coll Ron Lindahn , Val Lakey Lindahn  
The Asimov Chronicles: Fifty Years of Isaac Asimov May 1989 Isaac Asimov Dark Harvest 0-913165-43-3 $49.00 678 hc coll Ron Lindahn , Val Lakey Lindahn  
Technology 1989 ed. uncredited Houghton Mifflin 0-395-45995-8   87 ph anth Bud Thon  
Earth Is Room Enough 1989 Isaac Asimov Grafton 0-586-01042-4 £2.99 176 pb coll Chris Foss Checkmark
The Complete Stories, Volume 1 Nov 1990 Isaac Asimov Doubleday Foundation 0-385-41606-7 $22.95 viii+
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The Complete Stories, Volume 1 Nov 1990 Isaac Asimov Doubleday Foundation 0-385-41627-X $12.95 viii+
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The Asimov Chronicles: Fifty Years of Isaac Asimov: Volume Three Dec 1990 Isaac Asimov Ace Books 0-441-03108-0 $3.95 182 pb coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Geliebter Roboter 1990 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3066) 3-453-30022-X DM 6.80 157 pb coll  
The Complete Stories, Volume 1 Mar 1991 Isaac Asimov Doubleday Foundation / SFBC #17907 $10.98 viii+
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Science Fiction Stories Jul 1991 ed. Edward Blishen Kingfisher 0-86272-803-7 £3.95 253 hc anth  
Science Fiction I Oct 1991 ed. Hélène Auffret-Boucé Hatier (Lire en V.O. #10) 2-218-03609-6   vii+
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The Complete Stories, Volume 1 Mar 1993 Isaac Asimov HarperCollins (UK) 0-00-224139-0 £15.99 614 hc coll Chris Moore  
Science Fiction Stories Mar 1993 ed. Edward Blishen Kingfisher (US) 1-85697-889-3 $6.95 253 tp anth Angus McKie  
The Complete Stories: Volume One Jul 1994 Isaac Asimov HarperCollins (UK) 0-00-647647-3 £5.99 430 pb coll Chris Moore  
Science Fiction Stories Apr 1997 ed. Edward Blishen Kingfisher 0-86272-803-7 £5.99 253 tp anth Angus McKie  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales Aug 1997 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Scribner Paperback Fiction 0-684-84296-3 $6.95 287 pb anth Don Ivan Punchatz  
The Complete Stories: Volume One 1997 Isaac Asimov HarperCollins (UK) 0-00-647647-3 £6.99 429 pb coll Checkmark
The Complete Stories: Volume One 1997 Isaac Asimov HarperCollins (UK) 0-00-647647-3 £6.99 430 pb coll Chris Moore Checkmark
Meine Freunde, die Roboter Aug 2002 Isaac Asimov Heyne (Meisterwerke der Science Fiction) 3-453-21531-1   745 pb omni  
Out of This World: Science Fiction Stories Sep 2008 ed. Edward Blishen Kingfisher 978-0-7534-1633-4 £6.99 271 tp anth www.blacksheep-uk.com , SuperStock Checkmark
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