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Title: The Imaginary Title Record # 62900
Author: Isaac Asimov
Date: 1942-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Homo Sol
Series Number: 2
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1969Translated by Wulf H. Bergner
German Die imaginäre Größe
1973 Italian Quantità immaginarie
1974 Italian L'immaginario
1974Translated by Jane Fillon
French Une donnée imaginaire
1975 Dutch Het Denkbeeldige
1977 Dutch De Imaginaire Grootheid
1995Translated by Ernő Nemes
Hungarian A képzeletbeli

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Super Science Stories, November 1942 1942-11-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Fictioneers, Inc.   $0.20 148
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Stephen Lawrence  
Super Science Stories (Canadian), April 1943 1943-04-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Popular Publications, Inc.; Toronto, Canada   C$0.15 100
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Leo Morey  
The Human Zero and Other Science-Fiction Masterpieces 1967-00-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Sam Moskowitz Tower Books 43-906 $0.60 224
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 Checkmark
The Human Zero and Other Science-Fiction Masterpieces 1967-00-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Sam Moskowitz Tower Books 43-906 C$0.60 224
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  
Der Robotspion 1969-07-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Sam Moskowitz Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3150) 3150 DM 2.60 142
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 Checkmark
The Early Asimov or, Eleven Years of Trying 1972-09-00 Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-03979-4 $10.00 viii+
540
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Barry Kiperman Checkmark
The Early Asimov or, Eleven Years of Trying 1972-12-00 Isaac Asimov Doubleday / SFBC 5479 $2.98 568
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Barry Kiperman Checkmark
Urania #626 1973-09-02 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 626 350 Lit 168
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 Karel Thole  
The Early Asimov or, Eleven Years of Trying 1973-10-00 Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-03979-4 $10.00 viii+
540
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Barry Kiperman Checkmark
The Early Asimov or, Eleven Years of Trying Volume 2 1974-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-03936-8 £0.35 237
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
Galassia #196 1974-04-01 ed. Vittorio Curtoni, Gianni Montanari Casa Editrice La Tribuna 196 700 Lit. 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 Libero Vitali  
The Early Asimov: Book One 1974-06-00 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest P2087 $1.25 302
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 Early Asimov: Book One 1974-06-00 Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest P2087 C$1.25 302
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
Noël sur Ganymède 1974-11-05 Isaac Asimov Denoël (Présence du Futur #187)     198
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
Het Menselijk Nulpunt en Andere Verhalen 1975-00-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Sam Moskowitz Scala (Scala SF #7) 90-6221-141-0   192
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 Eddie Jones Checkmark
Noël sur Ganymède 1976-06-21 Isaac Asimov Denoël (Présence du Futur #187)     198
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 Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Het Superneutron: Vroege Werken 2: 1940-1941 1977-00-00 Isaac Asimov Bruna (Bruna SF #70) 90-229-9070-2   272
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
The Early Asimov, Volume 2 1977-03-00 Isaac Asimov Panther 0-586-03936-8 £0.50 237
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  
Die imaginäre Größe 1978-00-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Sam Moskowitz Xenos (Super-Science-Fiction #73SF78) 73SF78 DM 3.00 142
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 Checkmark
The Early Asimov or, Eleven Years of Trying Volume 2 1979-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther / Granada 0-586-03936-8 £0.85 237
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
Noël sur Ganymède 1979-02-28 Isaac Asimov Denoël (Présence du Futur #187)     198
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 Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Asimov Story 1979-03-00 Isaac Asimov Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Biblioteca di Urania #3)   3,500 Lit 588
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 Karel Thole  
The Early Asimov or, Eleven Years of Trying Volume 2 1981-00-00 Isaac Asimov Panther / Granada 0-586-03936-8 £1.50 237
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
The Early Asimov, Book 1 1986-02-00 Isaac Asimov Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-32590-7 $3.95 300
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  
Asimov Story 1987-05-27 Isaac Asimov Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #1957) 88-04-30078-7 8,000 Lit 586
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 Atelier Energia  
Szuperneutron 1995-00-00 Isaac Asimov
Szukits Könyvkiadó?Szukits Konyvkiado
(A sci-fi klasszikusai)
963-7429-73-5 Ft 590 209
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 Fujkin István Checkmark
The Early Asimov Book One date unknown Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest X2850 $1.75 302
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 Early Asimov Book One date unknown Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest Q2425 $1.50 302
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  
The Early Asimov Book One date unknown Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest 0-449-23873-3 $1.95 302
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
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