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
Webpages: librivox.org, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Amazing Stories, April 1926, unsigned illustration. (First published in the Strand Magazine, December 1901).
Synopsis: A formula speeds up its inventor, slowing everything around him down to a standstill. Available on page 491, Bleiler (Gernsback).
User Rating: 7.20 VOTE
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Other Titles

Translations
Date Language Title
1930 German Der neue Akzelerator
1957 Dutch Versnelling
1959 Romanian Noul accelerator
1961 Japanese 新加速剤Question mark [as by H・G・ウエルズQuestion mark]
1964 German Der neue Beschleuniger
1979 German Der neue Beschleuniger
1980 Dutch De Nieuwe Versneller
1992 Spanish El nuevo acelerador

Publications

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 1903-00-00 H. G. Wells Macmillan and Co.   3/6 377 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  
The Works of H. G. Wells: Vol. 10 1925-00-00 H. G. Wells T. Fisher Unwin (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 Famous Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1937-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran     vi+
1015
hc coll  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1949-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   17/6 1148 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
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  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells 1960-08-00 H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S414K $0.35 320 pb 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
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
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         unknown coll  
Oul de cristal 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Editura Tineretului (Colecţia SF (1st series)Question mark)     413 hc coll H. Mavrodin  
Invisible Men 1966-12-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Books #U2842 $0.50 158 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
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
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  
Strange Ecstasies 1974-10-00 ed. Michel Parry Pinnacle Books 0-523-00462-1 $1.25 179 pb anth Ron Walotsky 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  
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
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
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  
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
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
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 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
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 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 H. G. Wells Reclam Leipzig (Reclams Universal-Bibliothek #813) 3-379-00184-8 M 2.50 390 pb coll Friederike Pondelik Checkmark
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  
Selected Short Stories 1988-00-00 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-008247-6 £3.95 352 pb coll Neil Breedon  
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  
Tales in Time 1997-04-01 ed. Peter Crowther White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-989-6 $12.99 284 tp anth  
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
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 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: 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 2010-05-00 H. G. Wells Kessinger Publishing 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
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  
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 First Men in the Moon, The World Set Free and Short Stories date unknown H. G. Wells Odhams Press     376 hc omni Checkmark
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 Publishing 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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