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Title: The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate Title Record # 834616
Author: Ted Chiang
Date: 2007-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
2008 Japanese
商人と錬金術師の門?しょうにんとれんきんじゅつしのもん
Shōnin to Renkinjutsushi no Mon
Shounin to Renkinjutsushi no Mon
[as by ]
2011Translated by molosovsky (Alexander Müller)
German Der Kaufmann am Portal des Alchemisten

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 2007 BSFA Best Short Fiction
1 2008 Hugo Best Novelette
Win 2008 Nebula Novelette
Finalists 2008 Sturgeon Best Short Science Fiction
Win (as
商人と錬金術師の門?しょうにんとれんきんじゅつしのもん
Shōnin to Renkinjutsushi no Mon
Shounin to Renkinjutsushi no Mon
)
2009 Seiun Best Translated Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate 2007-07-23 Ted Chiang Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-100-2 $20.00 60+
[1]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Jacob McMurray Checkmark
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, September 2007 2007-09-00 ed. Gordon Van Gelder Spilogale, Inc.   $4.50 164
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 Bryn Barnard Checkmark
S-Fマガジン 2008年01月号, #621?Esu-Efu Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gō, #621
Esu-Efu Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gou, #621
S-F Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gō, #621
S-F Magajin - 2008-nen 01-gatsu-gou, #621
2008-01-00 ed.
Editors of S-Fマガジン?Editors of Esu-Efu Magajin
Editors of S-F Magajin
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
     
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.
mag
渡邊英徳?わたなべひでのり
Watanabe Hidenori
 
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Two 2008-03-00 ed. Jonathan Strahan Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-124-9 $19.95 459
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 John Berkey Checkmark
StarShipSofa, No 15 2008-03-23 ed. Tony C. Smith StarShipSofa   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag  
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Two 2008-03-31 ed. Jonathan Strahan Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-268-0 $9.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth John Berkey  
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection 2008-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-37860-8 $21.95 li+
652
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 Donato Giancola Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection 2008-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin / SFBC 1258832 $15.99 788
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Donato Giancola Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection 2008-07-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-37859-2 $35.00 li+
652
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Donato Giancola Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fifth Annual Collection 2008-07-08 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin   $21.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Donato Giancola  
The Mammoth Book of Best New Science Fiction 21st Annual Collection 2008-09-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Robinson 978-1-84529-828-9 £9.99 liv+
714
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 Joe Roberts Checkmark
The Year's Best Fantasy & Horror 2008: Twenty-First Annual Collection 2008-10-00 ed. Ellen Datlow, Gavin J. Grant, Kelly Link St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-38047-2 $35.00 cxiii+
458
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Canty Checkmark
The Year's Best Fantasy & Horror 2008: Twenty-First Annual Collection 2008-10-00 ed. Ellen Datlow, Gavin J. Grant, Kelly Link St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-38048-9 $21.95 cxiii+
458
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 Canty Checkmark
Nebula Awards Showcase: 2009: The Year's Best SF and Fantasy 2009-04-00 ed. Ellen Datlow Roc / New American Library 978-0-451-46255-8 $16.00 vii+
436
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 Checkmark
Nebula Awards Showcase 2009: The Year's Best SF and Fantasy 2009-04-00 ed. Ellen Datlow Paw Prints 978-1-4487-4124-3   vii+
436
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Very Best of Fantasy & Science Fiction: 60th Anniversary Anthology 2009-09-00 ed. Gordon Van Gelder Tachyon Publications 978-1-892391-91-9 $15.95 475
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 David Hardy Checkmark
The Very Best of Fantasy & Science Fiction: 60th Anniversary Anthology 2009-09-01 ed. Gordon Van Gelder Tachyon Publications / SFBC 978-1-61523-611-4 / 1268806 $15.95 480
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth David Hardy Checkmark
Die Hölle ist die Abwesenheit Gottes 2011-12-00 Ted Chiang Golkonda 978-3-942396-12-7 €14.90 181
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 Shelley Eshkar Checkmark
Arrival: Die Hölle ist die Abwesenheit Gottes 2017-07-24 Ted Chiang Golkonda 978-3-946503-12-5 €18.00 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Nebula Awards Showcase: 2009: The Year's Best SF and Fantasy date unknown ed. Ellen Datlow Roc / New American Library 978-0-451-46255-8 $16.00 vii+
436
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 Ray Lundgren Checkmark
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