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Title: Wang's Carpets Title Record # 41714
Author: Greg Egan
Date: 1995-05-04
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: First published in New Legends, ed. Greg Bear & Martin H. Greenberg, Legend, 1995.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1997 French Les tapis de Wang
1998Translated by 山岸真 (Makoto Yamagishi)
Japanese
ワンの絨毯?Wan no Jūtan
Wan no Juutan
[as by
グレッグ・イーガン?Gureggu Iigan
Gureggu Īgan
]
1999
  • Translated by Jelena Stamenković
Serbian Vangovi tepisi
2009Translated by Gianluigi Zuddas
Italian I tappeti di Wang

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
New Legends 1995-05-04 ed. Greg Bear, Martin H. Greenberg Legend 0-09-931881-4
£15.99?£: UK pound
x+
419
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Chris Moore Checkmark
New Legends 1995-08-00 ed. Greg Bear, Martin H. Greenberg Tor 0-312-85930-9
$22.95?$: US dollar
379
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Harris Checkmark
New Legends 1996-05-00 ed. Greg Bear, Martin H. Greenberg Legend 0-09-931901-2
£5.99?£: UK pound
x+
419
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 Chris Moore  
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirteenth Annual Collection 1996-06-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press 0-312-14451-2
$29.95?$: US dollar
xlviii+
592
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Bob Eggleton Checkmark
New Legends 1996-06-00 ed. Greg Bear, Martin H. Greenberg Tor 0-312-86201-6
$13.95?$: US dollar
378
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 Harris Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirteenth Annual Collection 1996-06-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press 0-312-14452-0
$17.95?$: US dollar
xlvii+
592
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 Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirteenth Annual Collection 1996-09-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Press / SFBC 13595
$14.98?$: US dollar
lxiii+
704
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The Best New Science Fiction: 9th Annual Collection 1996-10-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Robinson 1-85487-492-6
£7.99?£: UK pound
lxiv+
687
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 Phil Marritt  
Galaxies, #6 1997-09-00 ed.
Stéphane Nicot?Stephane Nicot
Galaxies  
F60.00?F: French frank
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 Philippe Jozelon  
S-Fマガジン 1998年1月号, #499?Esu-Efu Magajin 1998-nen 1-gatsu Gō, #499
Esu-Efu Magajin 1998-nen 1-gatsu Gou, #499
S-F Magajin 1998-nen 1-gatsu Gō, #499
S-F Magajin 1998-nen 1-gatsu Gou, #499
1998-01-00 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  
Monolit 10: Almanah fantastike 1999-00-00 ed.
Boban Knežević?Boban Knezevic
Flamarion (Monolit #10)     1023
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth
D. Bob Živković?D. Bob Zivkovic
D. Bob Zhivkovich
Checkmark
Centaurus: The Best of Australian Science Fiction 1999-07-00 ed. Damien Broderick, David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-86556-2
$29.95?$: US dollar
525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Lutjen  
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons 2000-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-25462-8
$17.95?$: US dollar
xi+
481
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 Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
Exploring the Horizons: Explorers, and the Furthest Horizon 2000-05-00 Gardner Dozois Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-1009-1
$17.98?$: US dollar
916
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni John Berkey Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons 2002-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois   0-312-27150-6
$17.95?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Chesley Bonestell  
The Hard SF Renaissance 2002-11-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-87635-1
$39.95?$: US dollar
960
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Gregory Manchess Checkmark
The Hard SF Renaissance 2002-12-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Tor / SFBC 54747
$14.99?$: US dollar
960
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Gregory Manchess Checkmark
The Hard SF Renaissance 2003-10-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Orb 0-312-87636-X
$21.95?$: US dollar
960
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 Gregory Manchess Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction 2005-02-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33655-1
$35.00?$: US dollar
xix+
655
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction 2005-02-00 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X
$19.95?$: US dollar
xix+
655
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
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction 2005-02-01 ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 1-4299-0385-6
$10.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction 2006-00-00 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-84529-307-9
£7.99?£: UK pound
x+
562
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 joeroberts.co.uk Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction 2006-05-00 ed. Mike Ashley Carroll & Graf 0-7867-1727-0
$13.95?$: US dollar
562
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  
The Mammoth Book of The Best of The Best New SF 2008-03-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Robinson 978-1-84529-424-3
£9.99?£: UK pound
xix+
778
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  
Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts 2008-12-19 ed. Heather Masri Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press 978-0-312-45015-1
$170.39?$: US dollar
xix+
1242
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
René Magritte?Rene Magritte
Checkmark
Il meglio della SF / II. L'Olimpo dei classici moderni 2009-11-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Mondadori (Millemondi (quarterly) #49)  
€7.50?€: Euro
718
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 Victor Togliani  
Océanique 2009-11-00 Greg Egan
Le Bélial'?Le Belial'
978-2-84344-094-6   640
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 Nicolas Fructus  
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction 2010-07-31 ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-84901-535-6
£7.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Checkmark
2011-09-25
グレッグ・イーガン?Gureggu Iigan
Gureggu Īgan
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
(
ハヤカワ文庫SF?Hayakawa Bunko SF
#1826)
978-4-15-011826-6
¥900?¥: Japanese yen
415+
[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.
coll
鷲尾直広?わしおなおひろ
Washio Naohiro
Checkmark
Wang's Carpet 2012-07-26 Greg Egan Robinson 978-1-4721-0344-4
£0.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
Océanique 2012-11-00 Greg Egan Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #32777) 978-2-253-15988-9
€9.20?€: Euro
716
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  
Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts 2015-00-00 ed. Heather Masri Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press 978-1-4576-7446-4
$45.00?$: US dollar
xix+
796
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
René Magritte?Rene Magritte
 
The Hard SF Renaissance date unknown ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Orb 978-0-312-87636-4
$25.99?$: US dollar
960
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 Gregory Manchess Checkmark
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X
$19.95?$: US dollar
xix+
655
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
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X
$21.95?$: US dollar
xix+
655
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
The Hard SF Renaissance date unknown ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Orb 0-312-87636-X
$21.95?$: US dollar
960
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 Gregory Manchess Checkmark
Explorers: SF Adventures to Far Horizons date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 978-0-312-27150-3
$7.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Chesley Bonestell  
The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction date unknown ed. Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-33656-X
$19.95?$: US dollar
xix+
655
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
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction date unknown ed. Mike Ashley Robinson 978-1-84529-307-9
£7.99?£: UK pound
x+
562
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 joeroberts.co.uk Checkmark
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