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Title: A Gun for Dinosaur Title Record # 45891
Author: L. Sprague de Camp
Date: 1956-03-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Series: Reginald Rivers
Webpages: escapepod.org, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Current Tags: X Minus 1 (2), time travel (2), dinosaurs (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1956 French Ne chasse pas qui veut le dinosaure
1958Translated by Lothar Heinecke
German In den Dschungeln der Urzeit
1959Translated by an uncredited translator
Italian Caccia al dinosauro
1970Translated by Я. Пазар / Ya. Pazar.
Russian [as by ]
1976 French Chasse au dinosaure
1978Translated by Mark Wynants
Dutch Jacht op Groot Wild
1980Translated by Werner Fuchs
German Saurierjagd im Mesozoikum [as by Lyon Sprague de Camp]
2001Translated by Roberto Marini
Italian Un Fucile Da Dinosauri
2013Translated by 中村融 (Nakamura Tōru)
Japanese
恐竜狩り?きょうりゅうかり
Kyōryū Kari
Kyōryū Kari
[as by ]

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Finalists 1956 Hugo Best Novelette

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, March 1956 1956-03-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148
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 Emsh Checkmark
Galaxy Science Fiction [UK], No. 38 1956-05-00 ed. H. L. Gold Strato Publications   2/- 132
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 Emsh Checkmark
The World That Couldn't Be and 8 Other Novelets from Galaxy 1959-09-00 ed. H. L. Gold Doubleday   $3.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karel Kezer Checkmark
The World That Couldn't Be and 8 Other Novelets from Galaxy 1961-03-00 ed. H. L. Gold Permabooks M4197 $0.35 xi+
260
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
A Gun for Dinosaur and Other Imaginative Tales 1963-00-00 L. Sprague de Camp Doubleday / SFBC   $1.90 359
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Gilda Kuhlman Checkmark
A Gun for Dinosaur and Other Imaginative Tales 1963-00-00 L. Sprague de Camp Doubleday   $4.50 359
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Gilda Kuhlman Checkmark
The Time Curve 1968-00-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Sam Moskowitz Tower Books 43-986 $0.60 189
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 Checkmark
A Gun for Dinosaur and Other Imaginative Tales 1969-00-00 L. Sprague de Camp Curtis Books 123-09018-095 $0.95 319
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 Johnny Bruck Checkmark
3000 Years of Fantasy and Science Fiction 1972-09-00 ed. Catherine Crook de Camp, L. Sprague de Camp Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 0-688-40006-X $5.95 256
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Emanuel Schongut Checkmark
A Gun for Dinosaur and Other Imaginative Tales 1974-00-00 L. Sprague de Camp Remploy 0-7066-0570-5 2.20 xv+
319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
A Gun for Dinosaur and Other Imaginative Tales 1974-00-00 L. Sprague de Camp Remploy 0-7066-0570-5 2.20 xv+
319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp 1978-02-00 L. Sprague de Camp Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 2164 $2.98 xv+
301
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard V. Corben Checkmark
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp 1978-05-00 L. Sprague de Camp Del Rey / Ballantine (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-25474-0 $1.95 xvii+
362
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 Darrell Sweet Checkmark
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp 1978-05-00 L. Sprague de Camp Del Rey / Ballantine (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-25474-0 C$1.95 xvii+
362
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 Darrell Sweet Checkmark
Dawn of Time: Prehistory Through Science Fiction 1979-06-00 ed. Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph Olander, Robert Silverberg Elsevier / Nelson Books 0-525-66624-9 $8.95 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John P. Capello Checkmark
Science Fiction A to Z: A Dictionary of the Great S.F. Themes 1982-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Houghton Mifflin 0-395-31285-X $22.95 xvii+
651
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp 1986-05-00 L. Sprague de Camp Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-32930-9 $3.50 xvii+
362
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 Darrell Sweet Checkmark
Grand Masters' Choice 1989-08-00 ed. Andre Norton, Ingrid Zierhut NESFA Press 0-915368-42-0 $10.00 221
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Bob Eggleton  
Dinosaurs! 1990-06-00 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-14883-2 $3.50 226
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 Bob Walters Checkmark
Grand Masters' Choice 1991-10-00 ed. Andre Norton Tor 0-812-50619-7 $3.99 xxiv+
355
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 Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Rivers of Time 1993-11-00 L. Sprague de Camp Baen 0-671-72195-X $4.99 [9]+
258
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 Bob Walters Checkmark
Dinosaurs 1996-02-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Donald I. Fine 1-55611-482-6 $22.95 xi+
288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Dinosaurs 1996-10-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Niagara / Ulverscroft 0-7089-5847-8 $29.50 369
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Timescapes: Stories of Time Travel 1997-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Souvenir Press 0-285-63387-2 16.99 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Time Travelers: Fiction in the Fourth Dimension 1998-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0914-9   288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Steve Pidan Checkmark
The SFWA Grand Masters, Volume One 1999-06-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Tor 0-312-86881-2 $24.95 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jack Coggins Checkmark
The SFWA Grand Masters, Volume 1 2000-08-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Tor 0-312-86880-4 $14.95 383
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  
Aristotle and the Gun and Other Stories 2002-08-00 L. Sprague de Camp Five Star (Five Star First Edition Science Fiction and Fantasy) 0-7862-4311-2 $24.95 240
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ken Barr Checkmark
The World Turned Upside Down 2005-01-00 ed. Jim Baen, David Drake, Eric Flint Baen 0-7434-9874-7 $6.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century 2005-01-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Harry Turtledove Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-46094-4 $17.95 xiii+
425+
[3]
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 Checkmark
The World Turned Upside Down 2005-01-00 ed. Jim Baen, David Drake, Eric Flint Baen 0-7434-9874-7 $24.00 743
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Kidd Checkmark
The World Turned Upside Down 2005-01-00 ed. Jim Baen, David Drake, Eric Flint Baen 0-7434-9874-7 $6.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
Years in the Making: The Time-Travel Stories of L. Sprague de Camp 2005-02-00 L. Sprague de Camp NESFA Press 1-886778-47-7 $25.00 377
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The World Turned Upside Down 2005-02-00 ed. Jim Baen, David Drake, Eric Flint Baen / SFBC 1168633 $13.99 743
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Kidd  
Years in the Making: The Time-Travel Stories of L. Sprague de Camp 2005-09-00 L. Sprague de Camp NESFA Press / SFBC 1192207 $12.50 377
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The World Turned Upside Down 2006-06-00 ed. Jim Baen, David Drake, Eric Flint Baen 978-1-4165-2068-9 $15.00 741
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 Tom Kidd Checkmark
Escape Pod, EP397 2013-05-24 ed. Norm Sherman Escape Artists, Inc.   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
Dinosaurs! 2014-11-21 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Baen 978-1-62579-361-4 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Ron Miller  
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp 2014-12-12 L. Sprague de Camp Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-249-7 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Best of L. Sprague de Camp 2014-12-16 L. Sprague de Camp Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-248-0 $14.99 341
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  
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century date unknown ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Harry Turtledove Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-46094-4 $17.95 xii+
[1]+
425+
[9]
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 David Stevenson Checkmark
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