Title: Lest Darkness Fall

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Title: Lest Darkness Fall ISFDB Title Record # 1638
Author: L. Sprague de Camp
Year: 1941
Type: NOVEL
Series: Lest Darkness Fall
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: WorldCat: Archaeologist Martin Padway, struck by lightning while touring the Parthenon in Rome is thrown from the year 1938 to 6th century AD Rome, where he changes the course of history to prevent the fall of the Roman Empire and avoid the Dark Ages.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Unknown, December 1939 Dec 1939 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.20 164 pulp mag Cartier Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall 1941 L. Sprague de Camp Henry Holt   $2.50 379 hc novel  
Lest Darkness Fall 1949 L. Sprague de Camp Prime Press   $3.00 vii+
233
hc novel Robert Tschirsky Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall 1949 L. Sprague de Camp Prime Press   $3.00 vii+
233
hc novel Hannes Bok Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall 1955 L. Sprague de Camp Galaxy Publishing Corp. (Galaxy Science Fiction Novel #24) #24 $0.35 125 digest novel Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall 1955 L. Sprague de Camp William Heinemann   12/6 230 hc novel  
I Romanzi del Cosmo #42 Dec 1959 ed. Marco Paini Milano: Ponzoni #42 150 Lit 144 digest mag Luigi Garonzi Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Feb 1963 L. Sprague de Camp Pyramid Books #F817 $0.40 174 pb novel Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
Das Mittelalter findet nicht statt Jun 1965 L. Sprague de Camp Moewig (Terra Sonderband #97) #TSB97 DM 1.00 97 digest novel Karl Stephan Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Aug 1969 L. Sprague de Camp Pyramid Books #X-2056 $0.60 174 pb novel Peter Bramley Checkmark
Abisso del passato 1972 L. Sprague de Camp Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #4)   2,000 Lit xxiv+
218
hc novel Luciana Tom Matalon  
De peur que les ténèbres 1972 L. Sprague de Camp Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Science Fiction #405)     254 pb novel Checkmark
Vorgriff auf die Vergangenheit Jan 1973 L. Sprague de Camp Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #36 (2931)) 3-548-02931-0 DM 2.80 138 pb novel Diane Dillon , Leo Dillon Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Aug 1974 L. Sprague de Camp Ballantine Books 0-345-24139-8 $1.25 208 pb novel Stivers Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Aug 1974 L. Sprague de Camp Ballantine Books 0-345-24139-8 C$1.25 208 pb novel Stivers Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Oct 1975 L. Sprague de Camp Ballantine Books 0-345-24847-3 $1.50 208 pb novel Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Een Fakkel voor het Keizerrijk 1978 L. Sprague de Camp Gradivus (Gradivus SF) 90-6317-771-2   223 tp novel Paul Lehr Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Apr 1979 L. Sprague de Camp Ballantine Books / SFBC #3358 $2.49 182 hc novel Gary Viskupic Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Aug 1979 L. Sprague de Camp Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-28285-X $1.95 208 pb novel Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Aug 1979 L. Sprague de Camp Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-28285-X C$2.50 208 pb novel Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall 1979 L. Sprague de Camp Sphere 0-7221-2931-9 £1.25 220 pb novel  
Vorgriff auf die Vergangenheit Feb 1983 L. Sprague de Camp Ullstein (Ullstein Science Fiction & Fantasy #31046) 3-548-31046-X DM 5.80 138 pb novel Checkmark
De peur que les ténèbres Feb 1983 Lyon Sprague de Camp Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #70) 2-7304-0195-4 F25.00 250 tp novel Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Lest Darkness Fall Aug 1983 L. Sprague de Camp Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-31016-0 $3.25 208 pb novel Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Oct 1986 L. Sprague de Camp Ballantine Books / SFBC #03358   182 hc novel Gary Viskupic  
Lest Darkness Fall 1988 L. Sprague de Camp The Easton Press (The Masterpieces of Science Fiction)     [10]+
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hc novel Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall / To Bring the Light Aug 1996 ed. L. Sprague de Camp, David Drake Baen 0-671-87736-4 $5.99 xi+
336
pb anth Ken Tunnell Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall Sep 1996 L. Sprague de Camp Ballantine Books / SFBC #13556 $7.98 182 hc novel Ron Walotsky  
De peur que les ténèbres... Mar 1999 Lyon Sprague de Camp Les Belles Lettres (Le Cabinet Noir #28) #2-251-77129-1 F49.00 285 pb novel Rémi Hamoir Checkmark
Urania #1361 May 1999 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore #1361 5,900 Lit 260 pb mag Marco Patrito  
Years in the Making: The Time-Travel Stories of L. Sprague de Camp Feb 2005 L. Sprague de Camp NESFA Press 1-886778-47-7 $25.00 377 hc coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Years in the Making: The Time-Travel Stories of L. Sprague de Camp Sep 2005 L. Sprague de Camp NESFA Press / SFBC #1192207 $12.50 377 hc coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall and Related Stories Mar 2011 ed. uncredited Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-015-8 $14.99 287 tp anth  
Lest Darkness Fall Sep 2011 L. Sprague de Camp Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10332-0 £4.99   ebook novel  
Lest Darkness Fall / Rogue Queen / The Tritonian Ring and Other Pusadian Tales Feb 2014 L. Sprague de Camp Gollancz (SF Gateway Omnibus) 978-0-575-10367-2 £18.99 xiii+
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tp omni Richard Yang Checkmark
Lest Darkness Fall / Rogue Queen / The Tritonian Ring and Other Pusadian Tales Mar 2014 L. Sprague de Camp Gateway / Orion (SF Gateway Omnibus) 978-1-4732-0191-0 £7.49   ebook omni  
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 7, March 2014 Mar 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-187-2 $3.99   ebook mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge Magazine, Issue 7: March 2014 Mar 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-186-5 $5.99 120 pulp mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 8: May 2014 May 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-203-9 $3.99   ebook mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 8: May 2014 May 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-202-2 $6.99 120 pulp mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 9: July 2014 Jul 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-213-8 $3.99   ebook mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge Magazine, Issue 9: July 2014 Jul 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-212-1 $6.99 124 pulp mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 10: September 2014 Sep 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-225-1 $3.99   ebook mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge Magazine, Issue 10: September 2014 Sep 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-224-4 $6.99 120 pulp mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 11, November 2014 Nov 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-243-5 $3.99   ebook mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge Magazine, Issue 11: November 2014 Nov 2014 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-242-8 $6.99 114 pulp mag Checkmark

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