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  • Publication: The Word for World Is ForestPublication Record # 920859
  • Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
  • Date: 2022-11-24
  • ISBN: 978-1-399-60779-7 [1-399-60779-0]
  • Publisher: Gollancz / Orion
  • Pub. Series: The Best of the Masterworks
  • Price:
    £8.99?£: UK pound
  • Pages: xiv+113
  • Format:
    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.
  • Type: CHAPBOOK
  • Cover: The Word for World Is Forest by Autun Purser
  • Webpages:
  • Notes: Dated 1st printing of this 2022 edition, and by number line. Title page:
    • "The Word for World [over] is Forest [over] Ursula K. Le Guin"
    • VG colophon.
    Copyright page:
    • "This edition first published in Great Britain in 2022 by Gollancz [over] an imprint of the Orion Publishing Group Ltd [over] Carmelite House, 50 Victoria Embankment [over] London EC4Y 0DZ"
    • "An Hachette UK Company"
    • Numberline: "1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2"
    • "Text copyright © Ursula K. Le Guin 1972, 1976"
    • "Introduction copyright © Ken MacLeod 2014"
    • "ISBN (Paperback) 978 1 399 60779 7"
    • "ISBN (eBook) 978 1 473 20579 6"
    • "Printed and bound in Great Britain by Clays Ltd, [over] Elcograf S.p.A."
    Back cover:
    • "UK £8.99" (no additional pricing)
    • "Illustration: Autun Purser. Cover design: Tomás Almeida / Orion Books" (no visible signature on the artwork)
    Full date confirmed from Amazon UK and sfgateway as of 2023-08-17. Introduction is headed "Introduction [over] by Ken MacLeod" and signed "Ken MacLeod, 2014" on numbered page vii. Author's Introduction is signed "Portland, 1976." on numbered page xiv. Novel starts on numbered page 1. Semi-gloss cover.
  • External IDs:
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Chapbook Title: The Word for World Is Forest • (1976) • chapbook by Ursula K. Le Guin

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