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Publication: Al cinema con il mostro. Volume secondo

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  • Publication: Al cinema con il mostro. Volume secondoPublication Record # 416294
  • Editor: Peter Haining
  • Date: 1981-11-11
  • Catalog ID: 20570-8
  • Publisher: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore
  • Pub. Series: Oscar
  • Pub. Series #: 1434
  • Price: 3,750 Lit
  • Pages: 260
  • Format:
    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.
  • Cover: Al cinema con il mostro. Volume secondo by John Holmes (variant of 8 x würgende Angst 1977)
  • Notes:
    • The Ghouls. Book Two was translated by Gianni Montanari and Guido Zurlino as "Al cinema con il mostro. Volume secondo". Single stories were translated as follows:
      • The Body Snatcher as "La iena"
      • The Beast with Five Fingers as "Il mistero delle cinque dita"
      • The Fog Horn as "Il risveglio del dinosauro"
      • La Mouche as "L'esperimento del dottor K"
      • Vij as "La maschera del demonio"
      • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge as "Incidente a Owl Creek"
      • The Colour Out of Space as "La morte dall'occhio di cristallo"
      • The Skull of the Marquis the Sade as "Il teschio maledetto"
      • The Oblong Box as "La rossa maschera del terrore"
    • Data from, which states that the Lovecraft story is the translation of The Colour Out of Space, not of Monster of Terror as in the original anthology: the stated original was used.
    • Each story is preceded by a short note by the Editor. The book was sold as a boxed set with Oscar #1433 "Al cinema con il mostro. Volume primo" (Worldcat assigns a single number to both pubs); the box has Catalog #20568-2 (s.
    • Also lists as Oscar Fantascienza #33
    • WorldCat gives a page count of 255.
    • Second numbering from Worldcat and
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Anthology Title: Al cinema con il mostro. Volume secondo • anthology by Peter Haining (trans. of The Ghouls 1971)

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