Title: The Man Who Could Work Miracles

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Title: The Man Who Could Work Miracles Title Record # 54718
Author: H. G. Wells
Date: 1898-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: librivox.org, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: First published in Illustrated London News, July 1898.
Synopsis: Fotheringay discovers that he has the ability to think miracles into existence. After receiving encouragement from his clergyman, he begins to exercise his powers to help people, until he inadvertently thinks of Joshua, promptly stopping the Earth's rotation. A major catastrophe ensues, only to be undone by Fotheringay.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Illustrated London News, July 1898 1898-07-00 ed. Editors of The Illustrated London News         unknown mag  
Tales of Space and Time 1899-00-00 H. G. Wells Harper & Brothers   6/- 358 hc coll  
Tales of Space and Time 1899-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday & McClure     358 hc coll  
Tales of Space and Time 1899-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday & McClure     358 hc coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1911-00-00 H. G. Wells Thomas Nelson & Sons     xii+
574
hc coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1913-00-00 H. G. Wells Thomas Nelson & Sons   -/7 574 hc coll  
Tales of the Unexpected 1924-00-00 H. G. Wells W. Collins Sons   2/6 252 hc coll  
In the Days of the Comet and Seventeen Short Stories 1925-00-00 H. G. Wells T. Fisher Unwin (The Works of H. G. Wells #10)     xiv+
652
hc omni  
In the Days of the Comet and Seventeen Short Stories 1925-00-00 H. G. Wells Charles Scribner's Sons (The Works of H. G. Wells #10)     xiv+
652
hc omni  
Amazing Stories, July 1926 1926-07-00 ed. Hugo Gernsback Experimenter Publishing Co.   $0.25 96 bedsheet mag Frank R. Paul Checkmark
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   7/6 1148 hc coll  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn     1148 hc coll  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927-10-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn     1148 hc coll  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1929-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran   $5.00 vi+
1015
hc coll  
The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1931-00-00 H. G. Wells Haldeman-Julius #1661   64 ph chap  
The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1931-00-00 H. G. Wells Haldeman-Julius (Little Blue Book #1661) #1661   64 ph coll  
Man Who Could Work Miracles: A Film Story Based on the Material Contained in His Short Story 1936-00-00 H. G. Wells Cresset Press   3/6 96 hc chap  
Man Who Could Work Miracles 1936-03-00 H. G. Wells The Macmillan Company   $1.35 viii+
109
hc chap  
The Famous Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1937-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran     vi+
1015
hc coll  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1943-05-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Doubleday, Doran and Co.   $3.00 xx+
487
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The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1943-05-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern McClelland   C$3.25 xx+
487
hc anth  
The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1943-08-00 H. G. Wells Todd Publishing   -/6 16 pb coll  
Pause to Wonder 1944-00-00 ed. Marjorie Fischer, Rolfe Humphries Julian Messner   $3.00 xix+
572
hc anth  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1945-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Garden City Publishing Co.     xx+
488
hc anth Checkmark
The Time Machine: An Invention and Other Stories 1946-09-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #573 1/- 284 pb coll Checkmark
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1949-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   17/6 1038 hc coll  
The Moonlight Traveller 1949-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern The Bodley Head   12/6 477 hc anth  
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1952-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications   $3.95 [10]+
915
hc coll John Sirchia Checkmark
The Moonlight Traveller 1952-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern The Bodley Head   7/6 477 hc anth  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1953-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books #251 2/- 157 pb omni Geo. Woodman Checkmark
Seven Stories 1953-00-00 H. G. Wells Oxford University Press (English-Readers' Library)     148 hc coll  
Tales of the Unexpected 1954-00-00 H. G. Wells Collins     252 hc coll  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1954-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books #251 2/- 156+
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pb omni Geo. Woodman Checkmark
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1954-09-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Cardinal / Pocket Books #C-156 $0.35 xx+
485
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Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1954-09-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Cardinal / Pocket Books #C-156 C$0.35 xx+
485
pb anth  
Two Tales 1956-00-00 H. G. Wells A. Signorelli     57 ph coll  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1957-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   13/6 1148 hc coll  
Selected Short Stories 1958-09-25 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #1310 3/6 352 pb coll  
Povestiri 1959-00-00 H. G. Wells ESPLA (Meridiane)     256 unknown coll  
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1960-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications #T265   [10]+
915
hc coll dixon Checkmark
Best Stories of H. G. Wells 1960-08-00 H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S414K $0.35 320 pb coll  
The Moonlight Traveller 1960-11-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern World / WDL Books #HH981 2/6 224 pb anth  
H・G・ウェルズ短篇集 I: 来たるべき世界の物語Question mark 1961-09-00 H・G・ウエルズQuestion mark 早川書房Question mark (ハヤカワ・ファンタジーQuestion mark #3029)     294 tp coll  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells 1963-06-00 H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S742 $0.75 320 pb coll Checkmark
The Time Machine and Other Stories 1963-09-00 H. G. Wells Scholastic #T530 $0.45 vi+
217
pb coll  
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1964-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications #T265 $4.50 915 hc coll Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1964-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #1310 3/6 352 pb coll Checkmark
Stern der Vernichtung 1964-00-00 H. G. Wells Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #293) #293 DM 2.40 156 pb coll Heinrichs & Piloty Checkmark
The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn     1038 hc coll  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books #G697 2/6 123 pb omni  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books #G697   123 pb omni Checkmark
The Inexperienced Ghost and Nine Other Stories 1965-02-00 H. G. Wells Bantam Pathfinder #FP81 $0.50 167 pb coll Checkmark
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1965-07-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Washington Square Press #W-704 $0.60 xx+
485
pb anth Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications   $1.50 vi+
303
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28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications #T2? $4.50 [10]+
915
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The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books #G697   123 pb omni  
Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Peter Smith Publisher   $3.75 vi+
303
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The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1968-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books #01697 3/6 122 pb omni  
Selected Short Stories 1968-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #1310 4/- 352 pb coll Harry Willock Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1968-00-00 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster   $6.50 384 hc anth Carl Smith Checkmark
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1969-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0   122 pb omni Checkmark
The Time Machine and Other Stories 1969-08-00 H. G. Wells Scholastic #T530 $0.60 vi+
217
pb coll Jack Gaughan Checkmark
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1970-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.20 123 pb omni Checkmark
Der Diamantenmacher 1972-00-00 ed. Edwin Orthmann Neues Leben (Wissenschaftlich-phantastische Erzšhlungen aus aller Welt)   M 8.60 484 hc anth Werner Ruhner  
The Oddballs 1973-00-00 ed. Vic Ghidalia Manor Books #95266 $0.95 190 pb anth Jack Faragasso Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1973-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-001310-5 £0.45 352 pb coll Harry Willock  
The Time Machine and Other Stories 1973-03-00 H. G. Wells Scholastic #T530   vi+
217
pb coll Alan Magee Checkmark
Science Fact/Fiction 1974-00-00 ed. Edmund J. Farrell, Thomas E. Gage, John Pfordresher, Raymond J. Rodrigues Scott Foresman and Company (The Man in Literature Program) 0-673-03407-0   xv+
394
tp anth Jack Youngerman Checkmark
The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1974-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn 0-510-40301-8 $12.50 vi+
1038
hc coll  
The Bedside Book of Strange Stories 1974-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Arthur Barker 0-213-16472-8   232 hc anth  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1974-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.30 122+
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Strange Adventures in Time 1974-01-00 ed. Roger Lancelyn Green J. M. Dent 0-460-05097-4   ix+
147
hc anth George Adamson Checkmark
Is There Life on Earth? 1975-00-00 ed. Peter D. Moss Rigby (Australia) 0-85179-995-7   116 tp anth  
The Time Machine 1975-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.50 123 pb coll Alan Lee  
Fantastica ÓntÓlnire din zori 1975-00-00 ed. uncredited Editura Junimea (Fantomas #21)       unknown anth  
The Time Machine 1976-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.50 123 pb coll Alan Lee Checkmark
Fantasy Tales 1977-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Faber and Faber 0-571-10922-5 £3.50 218 hc anth Errol Le Cain  
Selected Short Stories 1977-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-001310-5 £0.80 352 pb coll Harry Willock Checkmark
Empire of the Ants and 8 Other Science Fiction Stories 1977-08-00 H. G. Wells Tempo Books / Grosset & Dunlap 0-448-14455-7 $1.25 187 pb coll  
The Empire of the Ants (and Other Stories) 1977-09-00 H. G. Wells Scholastic #TK 3298   152 pb coll Checkmark
Fantasy Tales 1978-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Faber and Faber 0-571-10922-5 £3.50 218 hc anth Errol Le Cain Checkmark
Adventure Stories for Girls 1978-00-00 ed. John Canning Octopus Books 0-7064-0691-5   400 hc anth Ron Sutherland Checkmark
The Collector's Book of Science Fiction by H. G. Wells 1978-04-00 H. G. Wells Castle Books 0-89009-208-7   vii+
514+
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hc omni Checkmark
The April Witch and Other Strange Tales 1978-07-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-15341-6 $8.95 238 hc anth  
The Time Machine 1979-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.70 123 pb coll Alan Lee Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1979-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) 0-14-001310-5   352 pb coll  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1979-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.70 122+
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pb omni Alan Lee Checkmark
The Collector's Book of Science Fiction by H. G. Wells 1979-01-00 H. G. Wells Castle Books 0-89009-208-7   vii+
514+
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Angels and Awakenings 1980-00-00 ed. M. Cameron Grey Doubleday 0-385-15311-2 $15.95 xxii+
403
hc anth  
The Empire of the Ants (and Other Stories) 1980-00-00 H. G. Wells Scholastic 0-590-11845-5   152 pb coll Checkmark
Fantasy Tales 1981-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Beaver Books 0-600-20056-6 £1.10 190 pb anth  
Selected Short Stories 1981-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) 0-14-001310-5 $3.95 352 pb coll Harry Willock Checkmark
The Time Machine 1981-00-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £0.95 123 pb coll Alan Lee Checkmark
The Collector's Book of Science Fiction by H. G. Wells 1981-07-00 H. G. Wells Castle Books 0-89009-208-7   vii+
514+
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hc omni Checkmark
Das Kristall-Ei 1981-10-00 H. G. Wells Ullstein (Ullstein BŁcher #20252) 3-548-20252-7 DM 7.80 298 tp coll Checkmark
Works of H. G. Wells 1982-00-00 H. G. Wells Avenel Books 0-517-37153-7   x+
726
hc omni Romas Kukalis Checkmark
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Fantasy of the 19th Century 1982-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Beaufort Books 0-8253-0099-1 $15.95 368 hc anth  
The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1987-00-00 H. G. Wells St. Martin's Press 0-312-15855-6 $19.95 vi+
1038
hc coll  
The Time Machine 1987-01-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £2.50 123 pb novel  
The Time Machine and The Man Who Could Work Miracles 1987-03-00 H. G. Wells Pan Books 0-330-01697-0 £2.99 122+
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pb omni Paul Slater Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1988-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-008247-6 £3.95 352 pb coll Neil Breedon  
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Fantasy of the 19th Century 1992-02-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Knightsbridge 1-56129-166-8 $4.95 316 pb anth  
Alfred Hitchcock's Tales of the Supernatural and the Fantastic 1993-00-00 ed. Cathleen Jordan Smithmark Publishers 0-8317-0437-3 $9.98 viii+
469
hc anth Evan Steadman  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 2004-04-02 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg #11870     ebook coll  
Selected Stories of H. G. Wells 2004-07-00 H. G. Wells Modern Library (Modern Library Classics) 0-812-97075-6 $13.95 xvii+
399
tp coll Frank R. Paul  
The Collector's Book of Science Fiction by H. G. Wells 2005-05-00 H. G. Wells Castle Books 0-89009-208-7 $9.99 [vii]+
514
hc omni  
The Man Who Could Work Miracles 2006-12-01 H. G. Wells Tartarus Press 978-1-905784-00-4 £35.00 xiv+
363
hc coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Selected Stories 2007-05-31 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 978-0-14-193711-3 £7.99   ebook coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Selected Stories 2007-12-18 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (Penguin Classics) 978-0-14-144198-6 £9.99 xxxii+
432
tp coll Kate Gibb Checkmark
Tales of Space and Time 2008-12-00 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg #27365     ebook coll  
A Dream of Armageddon: The Complete Supernatural Tales 2009-00-00 H. G. Wells Fall River Press 978-1-4351-1583-5 $7.98 xvi+
367
hc coll Kazuhiko Nakamura Checkmark
A Dream of Armageddon 2009-01-00 H. G. Wells Cybraria   $3.26   ebook coll  
A Dream of Armageddon 2010-05-00 H. G. Wells Kessinger Publishing 978-1-161-41702-9 $30.95   hc coll  
The Man Who Could Work Miracles and Things to Come 2010-05-07 H. G. Wells McFarland & Company 978-0-7864-4934-7 $45.00 423 hc coll  
H. G. Wells: Tales of the Weird and Supernatural 2011-02-01 H. G. Wells Coachwhip Publications 978-1-61646-072-3 $14.95 260 tp coll  
Complete Short Story Omnibus 2011-04-00 H. G. Wells Gollancz 978-0-575-09524-3 £25.00 959 hc coll Checkmark
Man Who Could Work Miracles 2012-04-12 H. G. Wells McFarland & Company (The Annotated H. G. Wells #8) 978-0-7864-6876-8 $25.00 142 tp chap  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 2013-01-17 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4819-9061-5 $9.99 310 tp coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 2013-07-29 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4912-2057-3 $15.20 576 tp coll  
Tales of Space and Time 2014-01-20 H. G. Wells LibriVox       digital audio player coll  
The Crystal Egg and Other Stories 2017-01-09 H. G. Wells Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 978-1-84022-739-0 £1.99 xxx+
450
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Odhams Press     375 hc coll  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S414K $0.75 320 pb coll Checkmark
A Dream of Armageddon date unknown H. G. Wells Kessinger Publishing 978-1-4191-0103-8 $21.95   tp coll  
Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Dover Publications 0-486-21531-8 $2.25 vi+
303
tp coll Checkmark
Selected Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Modern Library (Modern Library Classics) 978-0-8129-7075-3 $14.95 xvii+
399
tp coll Frank R. Paul  
Tales of the Unexpected date unknown H. G. Wells Collins / BCE     252 hc coll Checkmark
The Collector's Book of Science Fiction by H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Castle Books 978-0-89009-208-8   [vii]+
514
hc omni Checkmark
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Dover Publications 0-486-20265-8 $7.50 915 hc coll Theodore Menten Checkmark
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