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Title: The Surgeon's Experiment Title Record # 1001061
Author: W. C. Morrow
Date: 1887-10-15
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1887 The Monster Maker
1887 The Monster-Maker
1887 The Monster-Maker [as by William C. Morrow]
Year Language Title
1966Translated by uncredited
Dutch De Makers van Monsters [as by William C. Morrow]
1968Translated by Helga Wingert-Uhde
German Auf der Suche nach dem bedingten Reflex [as by William C. Morrow]
1973Translated by Leni Sobez
German Geburt eines Monsters [as by William C. Morrow]
1975 Italian Il creatore di mostri [as by William C. Morrow]
1995Translated by Leonore Puschert.
German Das Ungeheuer von Menschenhand [as by William C. Morrow]
2004Translated by George Elwall
French Le faiseur de monstres
2011Translated by Marta Lila Murillo
Spanish El fabricante de monstruos [as by William Chambers Morrow]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Argonaut, October 15, 1887 1887-10-15 ed. Editors of the Argonaut        
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
mag  
The Ape, the Idiot & Other People 1897-00-00 W. C. Morrow J. B. Lippincott     291
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Weird Tales, December 1928 1928-12-00 ed. Farnsworth Wright Popular Fiction Publishing Co.   $0.25 148
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Hugh Rankin Checkmark
Monsters Galore 1965-00-00 ed. Bernhardt J. Hurwood Fawcett Gold Medal d1544 $0.50 224
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 Harry Bennett Checkmark
Monsters 1966-00-00 ed. Bernhardt J. Hurwood De Steenbok (Steenbokje #28) 28   263
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 Filiep van Maele Checkmark
Beyond the Curtain of Dark 1966-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Four Square Books 1634 5/- 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 Josh Kirby  
Frankenstein wie er mordet und lacht 1968-00-00 ed. Edward Reavis Bärmeier & Nikel   DM 17.80 324
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Heiner Hoier Checkmark
Great Untold Stories of Fantasy and Horror 1969-10-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz, Alden H. Norton Pyramid Books T-2093 $0.75 222
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
Frankenstein wie er mordet und lacht 1971-07-00 ed. Edward Reavis dtv (dtv Allgemeine Reihe #767) 3-423-00767-2 DM 4.80 256
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 Celestino Piatti Checkmark
Frankenstein wie er mordet und lacht 1972-05-00 ed. Edward Reavis dtv 3-423-00767-2 DM 4.80 256
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 Celestino Piatti Checkmark
Beyond the Curtain of Dark 1972-11-00 ed. Peter Haining Pinnacle Books P138Z $1.25 380
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 Checkmark
Beyond the Curtain of Dark 1972-11-00 ed. Peter Haining New English Library 0-450-01297-2 £0.40 320
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Visionen des Grauens 1973-11-13 ed. Peter Haining Pabel (Vampir Taschenbuch #2) VTB02 DM 2.80 161
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Monster Makers 1974-05-00 ed. Peter Haining Gollancz 0-575-01729-5 £1.80 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Monster Makers 1974-09-00 ed. Peter Haining Taplinger 0-8008-5324-5 $7.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rus Anderson Checkmark
Christopher Lee's 'X' Certificate No. 1 1975-00-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry Star 0-352-39809-4 £0.60 176
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
Galassia #205 1975-01-01 ed. Gianni Montanari Casa Editrice La Tribuna 205 800 Lit. 144
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  
Christopher Lee's 'X' Certificate 1976-00-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry W. H. Allen 0-491-01925-4 £2.75 176
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
From the Archives of Evil 1976-01-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry Warner Books 0-446-76884-7 $1.25 205
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
The Battle of the Monsters and Other Stories 1976-06-00 ed. L. W. Currey, David G. Hartwell Gregg Press (The Gregg Press Science Fiction Series) 0-8398-2347-9 $12.00 xii+
238
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Monster Makers 1980-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Knight Books 0-340-25093-3 £0.95 130
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.
anth  
The Frankenstein Omnibus 1994-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Chartwell Books 0-7858-0041-7 $10.98 647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Frankenstein Omnibus 1994-03-00 ed. Peter Haining Orion 1-85797-550-2 £15.99 645
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Frankenstein Omnibus 1994-03-00 ed. Peter Haining Orion 1-85797-551-0 £9.99 645
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  
Frankenstein 1995-00-00 ed. Manfred Kluge Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #9280) 3-453-08523-X DM 10.00 333
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
The Frankenstein Omnibus 1995-02-00 ed. Peter Haining Orion 1-85797-804-8 £5.99 x+
734
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
Don't Open This Book! 1998-03-00 ed. Marvin Kaye GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 1-56865-524-X / 13549 $12.98 xii+
593
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ian Miller Checkmark
The Monster Maker and Other Stories 2000-03-00 W. C. Morrow Midnight House 0-9675157-3-4 $40.00 301
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Allen Koszowski  
Le singe, l'idiot et autres gens 2004-01-14 W. C. Morrow Phébus (Domaine romanesque) 2-85940-955-6 €16.50 206
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 Jacques-Fabien Gautier d'Agoty  
The Ape, the Idiot & Other People 2007-05-26 W. C. Morrow Project Gutenberg 21616    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Monster Maker and Other Stories 2010-09-01 W. C. Morrow Benediction Books 978-1-84902-653-6 $24.99 114
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 Enrique Simonet y Lambado  
La cabeza de la Gorgona y otras transformaciones terroríficas 2011-00-00 ed. uncredited Valdemar (Gótica #85) 978-84-7702-697-6   492
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio  
Classic Science Fiction Stories 2011-04-00 ed. Tig Thomas Miles Kelly Publishing 978-1-84810-477-8 £14.99 511
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 Philcold Checkmark
The Monster Maker and Other Stories 2011-04-01 W. C. Morrow Benediction Classics 978-1-84902-488-4 $12.99 116
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Enrique Simonet y Lambado  
The Monster-Maker and Other Science Fiction Classics 2012-00-00 ed. Michael Kelahan Fall River Press 978-1-4351-2507-0   xi+
417
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jason Chow Checkmark
Weird Tales 2012-00-00 ed. uncredited Pulp Classics on DVD      
other?The publication format is non-standard. The details are usually provided publication notes.
anth Hannes Bok Checkmark
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 021 2013-07-18 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
El gabinete de los delirios 2017-01-00 ed. uncredited Valdemar (El Club Diógenes #331) 978-84-7702-847-5   525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Óscar Sacristán López  
Weird Tales (Volumes 11 - ) 2019-00-00 ed. uncredited        
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth  
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