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Title: The Price of the Head

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Title: The Price of the Head Title Record # 1044054
Author: John Russell
Date: 1916-05-20
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Originally published in Colliers, May 20, 1916.
Synopsis: In the south seas, the voyage of a New Guinea native and a red-haired tramp.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1959Translated by Max Schuchart
Dutch De Prijs van het Hoofd
1975Translated by Odette Ferry.
French Le prix d'une tête [as by John Russel]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
A Century of Horror Stories 1935-00-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Hutchinson   3/6 1024
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Lost God & Other Adventure Stories 1947-01-00 John Russell Pocket Books 408   309
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 Checkmark
The Unexpected 1948-06-00 ed. Bennett Cerf Bantam Books 502 $0.25 x+
273
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 Ed Grant Checkmark
Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1957-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Simon & Schuster   $3.95 372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1957-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Amereon House   $3.95 vii +
302
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: 12 Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1958-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell D231 $0.35 224
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  
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) 425   189
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 R. van Giffen  
Alfred Hitchock Presents Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1960-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Pan Books (Pan Giant) X71 3/6 378
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 S. R. Boldero  
Stories Selected from the Unexpected 1963-03-00 ed. Bennett Cerf Bantam Books FP30 $0.50 184
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  
Shafts of Fear 1964-00-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Arrow Books 760 3/6 288
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  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: 12 Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1964-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell 3645 $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  
Great Horror Stories 1965-00-00 ed. Rosamund Morris Hart Publishing (Sunrise Library)     191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Masterpieces of Horror 1966-00-00 ed. Rosamund Morris Hart Publishing   $1.50 255
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 Stanislaw Fernandes Checkmark
Alfred Hitchock Presents Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1967-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Pan Books M251   378
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 S. R. Boldero  
Dennis Wheatley's First Book of Horror Stories 1968-03-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Hutchinson   30/- 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock présente : Histoires abominables 1975-03-03 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Policier #1108) 2253009955   446
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
Stories Selected from The Unexpected date unknown ed. Bennett Cerf Bantam Pathfinder FP30 $0.50 viii+
184
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
Stories Selected from the Unexpected date unknown ed. Bennett Cerf Bantam Pathfinder HP4705 $0.60 viii+
184
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  
Stories Selected from the Unexpected date unknown ed. Bennett Cerf Bantam Books 011   viii+
184
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  
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) 425   189
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 R. van Giffen Checkmark
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