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  • Publication: Shock 4 Publication Record # 416467
  • Author: Richard Matheson
  • Date: 1984-07-23
  • Catalog ID: 24809-6
  • Publisher: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore
  • Pub. Series: Oscar
  • Pub. Series #: 1778
  • Price: 4,500 Lit
  • Pages: 184
  • 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: Shock 4 by Paolo Tassinari and Pierpaolo Vetta
  • Notes: Shock Waves was translated by Giuseppe Lippi as "Shock 4". Day of Reckoning from the original publication is missing. Single stories were translated as follow: A Visit to Santa Claus as "Una visita a Babbo Natale" Finger Prints as "Dita in movimento" Deus Ex Machina as "Deus ex machina" The Thing as "La cosa" The Conqueror as "Il conquistatore" A Drink of Water as "Un sorso d'acqua" Dying Room Only as "Un uomo scomparso" Letter to the Editor as "Commiato d'autore" Wet Straw as "Paglia umida" Needle in the Heart as "Therese" Prey as "Preda" Come Figures, Come Shadowes as "Venite ombre, venite simulacri" The Finishing Touches as "Tocco finale" Presents also the numeration Oscar Fantascienza #48 Data from; catalog number from The book was sold in a boxed set ('cofanetto') containing Oscar #1775-1778; the box has catalog #24810-4. OCLC 797188183 Worldcat gives 181 as page count Second numbering from Worldcat and
Cover art supplied by Fantascienza
Collection Title: Shock 4 • [Shock • 4] • collection by Richard Matheson (trans. of Shock Waves 1970)

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