Title: The New Accelerator

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Title: The New Accelerator Title Record # 54801
Author: H. G. Wells
Date: 1901-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
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Language: English
Note: First published in the Strand Magazine, December 1901
Synopsis: A formula speeds up its inventor, slowing everything around him down to a standstill
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1930 German Der neue Akzelerator
1930 German Der neue Akzelerator [as by Herbert George Wells]
1930 German Der neue Beschleuniger [as by Herbert George Wells]
1957 Dutch Versnelling
1959 Romanian Noul accelerator
1961 Japanese 新加速剤? [as by H・G・ウエルズ?]
1964 German Der neue Beschleuniger
1980 Dutch De Nieuwe Versneller
1992 Spanish El nuevo acelerador

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Strand Magazine, December 1901 1901-12-00 ed. Editors of the Strand Magazine       200 unknown? mag  
Twelve Stories and a Dream 1903-10-00 H. G. Wells Macmillan and Co.   3/6 377 hc? coll  
Twelve Stories and a Dream 1905-04-08 H. G. Wells Charles Scribner's Sons   $1.50 331 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  
Science and Invention, February 1923 1923-02-00 ed. Editors of Science and Invention Experimenter Publishing Co.   $0.25 108 bedsheet? mag Howard V. Brown Checkmark
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, April 1926 1926-04-00 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 First Men in the Moon, The World Set Free and Short Stories 1930-00-00 H. G. Wells Odhams Press     376 hc? omni Checkmark
Der Apfel vom Baum der Erkenntnis 1930-00-00 Herbert George Wells Zsolnay (Herbert George Wells: Gesammelte Werke in Einzelausgaben)   RM 6.00 371 hc? coll George C. Beresford  
Selections from the Early Prose Works of H. G. Wells 1931-00-00 H. G. Wells University of London Press (Treasuries of modern prose)     160 hc? coll  
The Valley of Spiders and Other Stories 1931-06-29 H. G. Wells Haldeman-Julius (Little Blue Book #1662) 1662 $0.05 59 ph? coll  
The Famous Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1937-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran     vi+
1015
hc? coll  
The New Accelerator 1943-00-00 H. G. Wells Todd Publishing (Bantam Books #4) 4   15 ph? chap  
The Inexperienced Ghost and the New Accelerator 1944-00-00 H. G. Wells Vallancey Press     16 ph? chap  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1949-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   17/6 1038 hc? coll  
Beyond Time and Space 1950-05-00 ed. August Derleth Pellegrini & Cudahy   $4.50 xiv+
643
hc? anth Checkmark
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
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 Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1957-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   13/6 1148 hc? coll  
Sprong in de Toekomst 1957-00-00 ed. A. de Bruijn, A. van der Hoek Andries Blitz   ƒ4.50 198 hc? anth Nita Veeren Checkmark
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  
Invisible Men 1960-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Books 401K $0.35 158 pb? anth Richard Powers Checkmark
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  
H・G・ウェルズ短篇集 I: 来たるべき世界の物語? 1961-09-00 H・G・ウエルズ? 早川書房? (ハヤカワ・ファンタジー? #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
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  
Oul de cristal 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Editura Tineretului (Colecţia SF (1st series)?)     413 hc? coll H. Mavrodin  
Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications   $1.50 vi+
303
tp? coll  
Masters' Choice 1966-00-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Simon & Schuster   $5.95 350 hc? anth Carl Smith  
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications T2? $4.50 [10]+
915
hc? coll Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Peter Smith Publisher   $3.75 vi+
303
tp? coll  
Invisible Men 1966-12-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Books U2842 $0.50 158 pb? anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Masters' Choice 1968-00-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Herbert Jenkins   25/- 327 hc? anth  
Selected Short Stories 1968-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 1310 4/- 352 pb? coll Harry Willock Checkmark
Masters' Choice 2 1969-00-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Tandem 3287 / PB 381 3/6 160 pb? anth Checkmark
18 Greatest Science Fiction Stories 1971-01-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Tempo Books / Grosset & Dunlap 0-448-05375-6 $0.95 x+
310
pb? anth Richard Powers Checkmark
3000 Years of Fantasy and Science Fiction 1972-09-00 ed. L. Sprague de Camp, Catherine Crook de Camp Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 0-688-40006-X $5.95 256 hc? anth Emanuel Schongut Checkmark
Strange Ecstasies 1973-00-00 ed. Michel Parry Panther 0-586-03894-9 £0.30 157 pb? anth Bob Haberfield Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1973-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-001310-5 £0.45 352 pb? coll Harry Willock  
Die Ypsilon-Spirale 1973-00-00 ed. Edwin Orthmann Neues Leben (Wissenschaftlich-phantastische Erzählungen aus aller Welt)   M 9.40 517 hc? anth Werner Ruhner  
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  
Strange Ecstasies 1974-10-00 ed. Michel Parry Pinnacle Books 0-523-00462-1 $1.25 179 pb? anth Ron Walotsky Checkmark
Tales of Mystery and the Unknown 1976-00-00 ed. Robert Potter Globe Book Company 0-87065-276-1   214 hc? anth  
Selected Short Stories 1977-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-001310-5 £0.80 352 pb? coll Harry Willock Checkmark
Tales Out of Time 1979-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Faber and Faber 0-571-11410-5 £4.95 212 hc? anth  
Selected Short Stories 1979-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) 0-14-001310-5   352 pb? coll  
Das Kristallei 1979-00-00 Herbert George Wells Reclam Leipzig (Reclams Universal-Bibliothek #813) RUB0813 M 2.50 386+
[4]
pb? coll Max Ernst Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #2: From Wells to Heinlein 1979-02-00 ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61736-3 $2.50 535 pb? anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #2: From Wells to Heinlein 1979-02-00 ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library of Canada 0-451-61736-3 C$2.50 535 pb? anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
Das Kristall-Ei 1979-09-00 H. G. Wells Zsolnay (H. G. Wells Edition #2) 3-552-03125-1 DM 24.00 286+
[1]
hc? coll Doris Byer Checkmark
Het Ei van Kristal: Acht Verhalen en een Droom 1980-00-00 H. G. Wells Bruna 90-229-7542-8   192 tp? coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
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
Tales Out of Time 1981-04-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Philomel Books 0-399-20786-4 $9.95 247 hc? anth Ron Hunter  
Das Kristall-Ei 1981-10-00 H. G. Wells Ullstein (Ullstein Bücher #20252) 3-548-20252-7 DM 7.80 298 pb? coll Checkmark
Die besten klassischen Science-Fiction-Geschichten 1983-00-00 ed. William Matheson Diogenes (detebe #21049) 3-257-21049-3 DM 9.80 447 pb? anth Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Science Fiction Masterpieces 1983-04-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Arbor House 0-87795-445-3 $16.95 538 hc? anth Checkmark
Das Kristall-Ei 1983-08-00 H. G. Wells Ullstein (Ullstein Bücher #20252) 3-548-20252-7 DM 7.80 298 pb? coll Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Science Fiction Masterpieces 1984-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Priam Books / Arbor House 0-87795-446-1 $8.95 538 tp? anth  
Great Tales of Science Fiction 1985-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Galahad Books 0-88365-701-5 $8.98 529 hc? anth Checkmark
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  
Das Kristallei 1987-00-00 Herbert George Wells Reclam Leipzig (Reclams Universal-Bibliothek #813) 3-379-00184-8 M 2.50 386+
[4]
pb? coll Max Ernst Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1988-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-008247-6 £3.95 352 pb? coll Neil Breedon  
Great Tales of Science Fiction 1988-06-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Galahad Books 0-88365-701-5 $9.98 529 hc? anth Karen Nelson  
Die besten klassischen Science-Fiction-Geschichten 1993-00-00 ed. William Matheson Diogenes (detebe #21049) 3-257-21049-3 DM 16.80 447 pb? anth  
Great Tales of Science Fiction 1994-03-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Galahad Books 0-88365-701-5 $ 529 hc? anth  
Meistererzählungen 1996-00-00 H. G. Wells Diogenes (detebe #22950) 3-257-22950-X DM 16.80 270 pb? coll Heinz Ita Checkmark
The Country of the Blind and Other Science-Fiction Stories 1997-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications 0-486-29569-9 $1.50 v+
90
tp? coll Checkmark
Tales in Time 1997-04-01 ed. Peter Crowther White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-989-6 $12.99 284 tp? anth  
Das Kristall-Ei 1998-03-00 H. G. Wells dtv 3-423-12428-8 DM 19.90 326 pb? coll H. R. Giger  
The Road to Science Fiction: Volume 2: From Wells to Heinlein 2002-10-00 ed. James Gunn Scarecrow Press 0-8108-4439-7 $32.50 xxii+
511
tp? anth Checkmark
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 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
About Time: The Forerunners of Time Travel and Temporal Anomalies in Science Fiction and Fantasy 2008-07-00 ed. Chad Arment Coachwhip Publications 978-1-930585-55-3 $19.95 268 tp? anth  
Twelve Stories and a Dream 2008-09-21 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg 1743     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  
Short Science Fiction Collection Vol. 015 2009-05-04 ed. LibriVox LibriVox   $0.00   digital audio download? anth  
A Dream of Armageddon 2010-05-00 H. G. Wells Kessinger 978-1-161-41702-9 $30.95   hc? coll  
Complete Short Story Omnibus 2011-04-00 H. G. Wells Gollancz 978-0-575-09524-3 £25.00 959 hc? coll Checkmark
The Country of the Blind: and Other Science Fiction Stories 2011-05-19 H. G. Wells Dover Publications (Dover Thrift Editions) 978-0-486-48289-7 $3.00 128 unknown? coll  
Short Science Fiction Collection 046 2012-08-16 ed. LibriVox LibriVox       digital audio download? anth  
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  
Twelve Stories and a Dream 2013-08-01 H. G. Wells Bottom of the Hill Publishing 978-1-4837-0299-5 $12.99 178 tp? coll  
Amazing Stories, April 1926 2013-10-24 ed. Hugo Gernsback New Tales Pulp 978-1-936720-94-1 $15.00 97 tp? anth Frank R. Paul Checkmark
El gabinete de los delirios 2017-01-00 ed. uncredited Valdemar (El Club Diógenes #331) 978-84-7702-847-5   525 hc? anth Óscar Sacristán López  
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
unknown? coll  
The Road to Science Fiction #2: From Wells to Heinlein date unknown ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61859-9 $2.75 535 pb? anth Paul Stinson  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Ballantine Books S414K $0.75 320 pb? coll Checkmark
18 Greatest Science Fiction Stories date unknown ed. Laurence M. Janifer Tempo Books 0-448-12128-X $1.50 x+
310
pb? anth Richard Powers Checkmark
A Dream of Armageddon date unknown H. G. Wells Kessinger 978-1-4191-0103-8 $21.95   tp? coll  
The Road to Science Fiction #2: From Wells to Heinlein date unknown ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61859-9 $2.75 535 pb? anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
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
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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