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Title: Riders of the Purple Wage Title Record # 40993
Author:
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer

Date: 1967-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1967 Riders of the Purple Wage or the Great Gavage
Year Language Title
1975Translated by France-Marie Watkins
French Les cavaliers du fiel ou le grand gavage
1982Translated by Joachim Körber
German
Die Reiter der Purpurnen Sozialhilfe oder Das große Ding?Die Reiter der Purpurnen Sozialhilfe oder Das grosse Ding
1984Translated by Aleksandar B. Nedeljković and Ksenija Jovanović
Serbian
Jahači rumene nadnice?Jahaci rumene nadnice
Jahachi rumene nadnice
[as by Filip Hoze Farmer]
1994Translated by С. Монахов (S. Monakhov) and А. Молокин (A. Molokin).
Russian [as by ]
1994 Italian I cavalieri del Salario Purpureo ovvero la Grande abbuffata
1996 Italian I cavalieri del salario viola ovvero La grande abbuffata
2013Translated by Laura Bocancios and/or Silviu Genescu and/or Ana-Veronica Mircea and/or Mihai-Dan Pavelescu
Romanian
Călăreții salariului de purpură sau Marea îndopare?Cahlahretsii salariului de purpurah sau Marea ihndopare
Calaretii salariului de purpura sau Marea indopare

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
1 1968 Hugo Best Novella
Nomination 1968 Nebula Novella

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Dangerous Visions 1967-10-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Doubleday  
$6.95?$: US dollar
xxxii+
520
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1967-12-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Doubleday / SFBC 1179
$2.80?$: US dollar
xxix+
544
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
Dangerous Visions #1 1969-05-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Berkley Medallion N1686
$0.95?$: US dollar
220
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 Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Dangerous Visions Volume 1 1971-02-00 ed. Harlan Ellison David Bruce & Watson 0-85127-060-3
£2.25?£: UK pound
359
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Lawrence Edwardes Checkmark
The Hugo Winners, Volume Two 1971-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Doubleday  
$9.95?$: US dollar
xiii+
654
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Alan Peckolick Checkmark
The Hugo Winners, Volume Two 1971-10-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Doubleday  
$9.95?$: US dollar
xiii+
654
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Alan Peckolick  
The Hugo Winners, Volumes One and Two 1972-01-00 Isaac Asimov Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 2000
$3.98?$: US dollar
849
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni F. & J. Silversmiths, Inc. Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1972-12-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Berkley Medallion 0-425-02274-9 / D2274
C$1.50?C$: Canadian dollar
576
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 Vincent DiFate Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1972-12-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Berkley Medallion D2274
$1.50?$: US dollar
576
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 Vincent DiFate Checkmark
The Hugo Winners Volume Two 1968-1970 1973-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Sphere 12483
£0.40?£: UK pound
365
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
More Stories from the Hugo Winners, Volume II 1973-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest 0-449-02020-7 / P2020
$1.25?$: US dollar
320
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
More Stories from the Hugo Winners, Volume II 1973-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest P2020
C$1.25?C$: Canadian dollar
320
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
Dangerous Visions 1 1974-00-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Sphere 0-7221-3300-6
£0.50?£: UK pound
243
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 Joe Petagno Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1975-01-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Signet 451-J6240
$1.95?$: US dollar
xxviii+
514
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 Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
More Stories from the Hugo Winners, Volume II 1975-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest Q2521
$1.50?$: US dollar
320
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
Dangereuses visions Tome 1 1975-11-10 ed. Harlan Ellison J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #626)     380
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 Sergio Macedo Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1977-08-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Signet / New American Library 0-451-07634-6 / E7634
$2.25?$: US dollar
xxviii+
514
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 Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
More Stories from the Hugo Winners, Volume 2 1980-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest 0-449-23883-0
$2.25?$: US dollar
320
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 Attila Hejja  
The Purple Book 1982-08-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Tor (Jim Baen Presents) 0-523-48529-8
$2.95?$: US dollar
287
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 Howard Chaykin Checkmark
Kopernikus 8 1982-11-00 ed. H. J. Alpers Moewig (Moewig Science Fiction #3599) 3-8118-3599-8
DM 5.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
174+
[1]
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 Carl Lundgren Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1983-09-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Berkley Books 0-425-06176-0
$9.95?$: US dollar
xxix+
544
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  
The Classic Philip José Farmer, 1964-1973 1984-11-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Crown Publishers (Classics of Modern Science Fiction #5) 0-517-55545-X
$8.95?$: US dollar
xv+
207
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Booth Checkmark
Science Fiction Monolit: knjiga druga 1984-11-00 ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Izdanje prevodilaca, Monolit (Monolit #2)     525
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
Dobrosav Bob Živković?Dobrosav Bob Zivkovic
Dobrosav Bob Zhivkovic
Checkmark
The Classic Philip José Farmer, 1964-1973 1985-02-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Crown Publishers / SFBC (Classics of Modern Science Fiction) 1840
$5.98?$: US dollar
xv+
207
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Booth Checkmark
Science Fiction Monolit: knjiga druga 1986-00-00 ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Izdanje prevodilaca, Monolit (Monolit #2)     525
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
Dobrosav Bob Živković?Dobrosav Bob Zivkovic
Dobrosav Bob Zhivkovic
Checkmark
The Classic Philip José Farmer, 1964-1973 1986-00-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Greenhouse (Classics of Modern Science Fiction #5) 0-86436-022-3   xvii+
207
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Booth Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1987-08-20 ed. Harlan Ellison Gollancz (Gollancz Classic SF #16) 0-575-04144-7
£6.95?£: UK pound
xxix+
544
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 Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
More Stories from the Hugo Winners, Volume 2 1989-01-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Fawcett Crest / Ballantine 0-449-21243-2
$3.95?$: US dollar
320
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 Attila Hejja  
Riders of the Purple Wage 1992-04-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Tor 0-812-51905-1
$3.99?$: US dollar
216
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 David Hardy Checkmark
1994-04-01 () 5-86067-008-9   542
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
I premi Hugo 1967-1968 1994-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Mondadori (Classici Urania #213)  
Lit 6,000?Lit: Italian lira
304
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 Marco Patrito  
Il libro viola 1996-02-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Sellerio Editore 88-389-1211-4
Lit 18,000?Lit: Italian lira
130
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 Peter Blume  
Dangerous Visions: 35th Anniversary Edition 2002-10-00 ed. Harlan Ellison ibooks 0-7434-5261-5
$14.95?$: US dollar
xliii+
544
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 Robert Zohrab Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 2003-05-00 ed. Harlan Ellison iBooks / SFBC 57362
$14.99?$: US dollar
xliii+
544
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Robert Zohrab  
The Best of Philip Jose Farmer 2006-03-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Subterranean Press 1-59606-036-0
$38.00?$: US dollar
572
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Komark Checkmark
The Best of Philip Jose Farmer 2006-03-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Subterranean Press 1-59606-036-0
$125.00?$: US dollar
572
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Komark Checkmark
The Best of Philip Jose Farmer 2006-04-00
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Subterranean Press 1-59606-036-0
$300.00?$: US dollar
572
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Komark  
Dangerous Visions 2012-02-09 ed. Harlan Ellison Gollancz / Orion (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-0-575-10802-8
£9.99?£: UK pound
xliv+
598
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 Vincent Chong Checkmark
Viziuni periculoase 2013-00-00 ed. Harlan Ellison Editura Trei (Epsilon Science Fiction) 978-973-707-867-4   793
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
Ionuț Bănuță?Ionuts Bahnutsah
Checkmark
The Lovers / Dark Is the Sun / Riders of the Purple Wage 2017-08-08
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-5040-4606-0
$15.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Amanda Shaffer  
The Philip José Farmer Centennial Collection 2018-07-26
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Meteor House 978-1-945427-11-4
$35.00?$: US dollar
942
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 Mark Wheatley Checkmark
The Philip José Farmer Centennial Collection 2018-07-26
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Meteor House 978-1-945427-12-1
$50.00?$: US dollar
936
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mark Wheatley Checkmark
The Philip José Farmer Centennial Collection 2018-09-30
Philip José Farmer?Philip Jose Farmer
Meteor House 978-1-945427-15-2
$225.00?$: US dollar
936
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mark Wheatley Checkmark
Dangerous Visions date unknown ed. Harlan Ellison Gollancz / Orion (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-0-575-10802-8
£9.99?£: UK pound
xliv+
598
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 Vincent Chong Checkmark
Dangerous Visions 1 date unknown ed. Harlan Ellison Sphere 0-7221-3297-2
£0.95?£: UK pound
243
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 Fred Gambino Checkmark
Dangerous Visions date unknown ed. Harlan Ellison Signet / New American Library J6240
$1.95?$: US dollar
xxviii+
514
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 Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon  
The Hugo Winners Volume Two 1968-1970 date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov Sphere 0-7221-1250-5
£0.40?£: UK pound
365
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 Eddie Jones Checkmark
Dangerous Visions date unknown ed. Harlan Ellison Berkley Medallion 0-425-02274-9
$1.50?$: US dollar
576
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 Vincent DiFate Checkmark
Science Fiction Monolit: knjiga druga date unknown ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Izdanje prevodilaca, Monolit (Monolit #2)     525
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
Dobrosav Bob Živković?Dobrosav Bob Zivkovic
Dobrosav Bob Zhivkovic
Checkmark
Dangerous Visions date unknown ed. Harlan Ellison ibooks 0-7434-5261-5
$14.95?$: US dollar
xliii+
544
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Hugo Winners, Volumes One and Two date unknown Isaac Asimov Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 02000   849
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni F. & J. Silversmiths, Inc. Checkmark
Dangerous Visions date unknown ed. Harlan Ellison Signet 0-451-08502-7
$2.50?$: US dollar
xxviii+
514
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 Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
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