Title: Coming Attraction

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Title: Coming Attraction Title Record # 55218
Author: Fritz Leiber
Date: 1950-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: A future where all women have started to cover their faces as a fad, but that eventually has turned out to more or less compulsory. There has also been a third world war, and there are areas with high radiation.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1953 Italian Le maschere
1958 French Amoureuse de son bourreau
1968 Italian La maschera antisesso
1970 German Hinter der Maske
1974 French Prochain spectacle au programme
1976 Dutch Binnen Kort in Dit Theater
1977 Dutch Binnenkort in Dit Theater
1980 Croatian Ispod maske
1980 German Eine neue Attraktion
1981 German Maskenball
1981 German Schöne Aussichten
1991 Italian Prossimamente

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
2 2001 Retro Hugo Best Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, November 1950 1950-11-00 ed. H. L. Gold World Editions, Inc.   $0.25 164 digest? mag Don Sibley Checkmark
The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1951 1951-08-05 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Frederick Fell   $2.95 351 hc? anth  
The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1951 1951-09-00 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Frederick Fell   $2.95 351 hc? anth Checkmark
Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1952-02-00 ed. H. L. Gold Crown Publishers     x+
566
hc? anth Checkmark
Urania #4 1953-02-01 ed. Giorgio Monicelli Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 4 150 Lit 160 digest? mag Curt Caesar Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #54 May 1958 1958-05-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 148 digest? mag Checkmark
A Pail of Air 1964-07-00 Fritz Leiber Ballantine Books U2216 $0.50 191 pb? coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Modern Masterpieces of Science Fiction 1965-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz World Publishing Co.   $6.00 518 hc? anth Checkmark
Masters' Choice 1966-00-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Simon & Schuster   $5.95 350 hc? anth Carl Smith  
The Vortex Blasters and Other Stories 1968-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz Macfadden-Bartell 60-325 $0.60 144 pb? anth Checkmark
Masters' Choice 1968-00-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Herbert Jenkins   25/- 327 hc? anth  
The Vortex Blasters and Other Stories 1968-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz Macfadden-Bartell 60-325 C$0.60 144 pb? anth Checkmark
Urania #493 1968-07-28 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 493 250 Lit 168 digest? mag Karel Thole Checkmark
The Secret Songs 1968-09-00 Fritz Leiber Hart-Davis 0-246-97437-0 25/- 229 hc? coll Ken Reilly Checkmark
Masters' Choice 2 1969-00-00 ed. Laurence M. Janifer Tandem 3287 / PB 381 3/6 160 pb? anth Checkmark
Science-Fiction-Stories 5 1970-00-05 ed. Walter Spiegl Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #5 (2804)) 3-548-02804-7 DM 2.80 155+
[1]
pb? anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One 1970-04-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Doubleday   $7.95 xi+
558
hc? anth Sagebrush Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One 1970-05-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Doubleday / SFBC 2265 $2.98 xi+
558
hc? anth Sagebrush 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
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame 1971-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Avon J115 $1.50 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame 1971-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Avon J115 C$1.50 672 pb? anth Checkmark
Science-Fiction-Stories 5 1972-00-00 ed. Walter Spiegl Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #5 (2804)) 3-548-02804-7 DM 2.80 156 pb? anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame 1972-11-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Avon J115 $1.50 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame 1973-04-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Avon J115 $1.50 672 pb? anth Checkmark
Modern Masterpieces of Science Fiction 1974-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz Hyperion Press 0-88355-126-8   518 hc? anth  
Modern Masterpieces of Science Fiction 1974-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz Hyperion Press 0-88355-155-1 $4.95 518 tp? anth Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1974-05-00 Fritz Leiber Sphere Books 0-7221-5474-7 £0.60 368 pb? coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1974-06-00 Fritz Leiber Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 6203 $2.49 xv+
301
hc? coll Larry Kresek Checkmark
Histoires de fins du monde 1974-10-25 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3767) 2-253-00608-4   409 pb? anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1974-11-00 Fritz Leiber Ballantine Books 0-345-24256-4 $1.75 xviii+
329
pb? coll Dean Ellis Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1974-11-00 Fritz Leiber Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98168-7 £3.50 368 hc? coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1974-11-00 Fritz Leiber Ballantine Books 0-345-24256-4 C$1.75 xviii+
329
pb? coll Dean Ellis Checkmark
Science Fiction Hall of Fame: The Greatest Science Fiction Stories of All Time 1975-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 22012 $1.75 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Secret Songs 1975-09-00 Fritz Leiber Panther 0-586-04215-6 £0.60 205 pb? coll Anthony Roberts Checkmark
Tijdruimte voor Springers 1976-00-00 Fritz Leiber Meulenhoff (M=SF #109) 90-290-0833-4   322 pb? coll Jean Delville Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction Stories 1977-00-00 ed. uncredited Hamlyn 0-600-38243-5   750 hc? anth Checkmark
Galerij der Giganten 3 1977-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Elsevier (Elsevier SF) 90-10-01804-0   190 tp? anth Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1977-06-00 Fritz Leiber Sphere Books 0-7221-5474-7 £0.60 368 pb? coll  
Approaches to Science Fiction 1978-00-00 ed. Donald L. Lawler Houghton Mifflin 0-395-25496-5   xi+
560
tp? anth Checkmark
Science Fiction: Contemporary Mythology: The SFWA-SFRA Anthology 1978-00-00 ed. Patricia Warrick, Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph Olander Harper & Row 0-06-046943-9   xviii+
476
tp? anth Checkmark
Science Fiction: Contemporary Mythology: The SFWA-SFRA Anthology 1978-06-00 ed. Patricia Warrick, Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph Olander Harper & Row 0-06-011626-9 $14.95 xviii+
476
hc? anth Mark Rubin Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1979-09-00 Fritz Leiber Del Rey / Ballantine (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-28351-1 $2.25 xviii+
329
pb? coll Michael Herring Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1979-09-00 Fritz Leiber Del Rey / Ballantine (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-28351-1 C$2.75 xviii+
329
pb? coll Michael Herring Checkmark
Pail of Air and Other Stories 1979-11-12 Fritz Leiber Amereon House 0-88411-933-5 $22.95 168 hc? coll  
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here 1979-12-00 ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61784-3 / ME1784 $2.75 xi+
656
pb? anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
Galaxy: Thirty Years of Innovative Science Fiction 1980-03-00 ed. Frederik Pohl, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Playboy Press 0-87223-568-8 $10.95 xiii+
465
hc? anth Tommy Soloski Checkmark
Galaxy: Thirty Years of Innovative Science Fiction 1980-07-00 ed. Frederik Pohl, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Playboy Press / SFBC 3888 $6.98 xv+
481
hc? anth Tommy Soloski Checkmark
Sirius, #51 1980-09-05 ed. Borivoj Jurković? Vjesnik   20 din. 148 pb? mag Vicente Segrelles Checkmark
Die besten Stories von Fritz Leiber 1980-10-00 Fritz Leiber Moewig (Playboy Science Fiction #6709) 3-8118-6709-1 DM 7.80 352 pb? coll Carl Lundgren Checkmark
Titan 15 1981-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3787) 3-453-30688-0 DM 4.80 158+
[1]
pb? anth Jim Burns Checkmark
Galaxy: Thirty Years of Innovative Science Fiction 1981-04-00 ed. Frederik Pohl, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Wideview Books 0-87223-647-1 $7.95 xiii+
465
tp? anth Tommy Soloski Checkmark
Galaxy: Volume 1 1981-10-00 ed. Frederik Pohl, Martin H. Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Playboy Paperbacks 0-87216-917-0 $2.50 240 pb? anth Paul Alexander Checkmark
Die Fünfziger Jahre I 1981-10-00 ed. Hans Joachim Alpers, Werner Fuchs Hohenheim (Edition SF im Hohenheim Verlag) 3-8147-0010-4 DM 28.00 398 hc? anth Oliviero Berni Checkmark
The Ghost Light 1984-04-00 Fritz Leiber Berkley Books (Masterworks of Science Fiction and Fantasy (Byron Preiss)) 0-425-06812-9 $7.95 368 tp? coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
The Ghost Light 1984-04-00 Fritz Leiber Berkley Books (Masterworks of Science Fiction and Fantasy (Byron Preiss)) 0-425-07057-3 $50.00 368 hc? coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
The Great SF Stories 12 (1950) 1984-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #594) 0-87997-953-4 $3.50 319 pb? anth Dino Marsan Checkmark
The Great SF Stories 12 (1950) 1984-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-953-4 C$3.95 319 pb? anth Dino Marsan Checkmark
Histoires de fins du monde 1985-08-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3767) 2-253-00608-4   409 pb? anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame 1986-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 0-380-00795-9 $4.95 672 pb? anth  
Isaac Asimov Presents the Golden Years of Science Fiction: Sixth Series 1988-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers 0-517-65754-6 $8.95 624 hc? anth Romas Checkmark
Von Heinlein bis Farmer 1989-00-00 ed. James Gunn Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #94) 3-453-03466-X DM 12.80 334 pb? anth Chris Foss Checkmark
The Leiber Chronicles: Fifty Years of Fritz Leiber 1990-04-00 Fritz Leiber Dark Harvest 0-913165-48-4 $21.95 601 hc? coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The Leiber Chronicles: Fifty Years of Fritz Leiber 1990-04-00 Fritz Leiber Dark Harvest 0-913165-48-4 $65.00 601 hc? coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The Leiber Chronicles: Fifty Years of Fritz Leiber 1990-04-00 Fritz Leiber Dark Harvest 0-913165-48-4   601 hc? coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Occhi d'ombra 1991-05-00 Fritz Leiber Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Omnibus) 88-04-34851-8 25,000 Lit 690 hc? coll J. K. Potter  
The Ghost Light 1991-12-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-28602-X $4.99 367 pb? coll John Jude Palencar Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction: Volume 3: From Heinlein to Here 1996-07-00 ed. James Gunn Borealis / White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-821-0 $14.99 XXVII+
529
tp? anth Michael Scott Cohen Checkmark
A Century of Science Fiction 1950-1959 1997-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg MJF Books 1-56731-154-7 $8.98 341 hc? anth Vincent DiFate Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber 1997-06-00 Fritz Leiber Amereon House 0-8488-2127-0 $30.00 168 hc? coll Checkmark
Science Fiction: Contemporary Mythology: The SFWA-SFRA Anthology 1998-00-00 ed. Joseph Olander, Patricia Warrick, Martin Harry Greenberg HarperCollins 0-06-046943-9 $15.62   hc? anth  
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One 1998-08-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Doubleday / SFBC 1-56865-878-8 $10.98 xi+
560
hc? anth  
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One 2001-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg The Easton Press     xi+
558
hc? anth Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction: Volume 3: From Heinlein to Here 2002-03-00 ed. James Gunn Scarecrow Press 0-8108-4245-9 $32.50 xxxi+
565
tp? anth Hallie Gladden Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One, 1929-1964 2003-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Tor 0-765-30536-4 $27.95 xiv+
560
hc? anth Kenn Brown  
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One, 1929-1964 2005-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Orb 0-765-30537-2 $17.95 xiv+
560
tp? anth Kenn Brown Checkmark
Poor Superman & Others 2009-00-00 Fritz Leiber Wonder Publishing Group 978-1-4486-8367-3 $16.95 304 tp? coll Virgil Finlay Checkmark
Fritz Leiber: Selected Stories 2010-04-00 Fritz Leiber Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-264-2 $9.99   ebook? coll Claudia Noble  
Fritz Leiber: Selected Stories 2010-05-00 Fritz Leiber Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-180-5 $24.95 359 hc? coll Claudia Noble Checkmark
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction 2010-08-01 ed. Rob Latham, Veronica Hollinger, Joan Gordon, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr., Arthur B. Evans, Carol McGuirk Wesleyan University Press 978-0-8195-6955-4 $39.95 xviii+
767
tp? anth Georges Méliès Checkmark
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction 2010-08-01 ed. Rob Latham, Veronica Hollinger, Joan Gordon, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr., Arthur B. Evans, Carol McGuirk Wesleyan University Press 978-0-8195-6954-7 $85.00 688 hc? anth Checkmark
Fritz Leiber: Selected Stories 2011-11-29 Fritz Leiber Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-226-0 $14.99 362 tp? coll Claudia Noble  
Coming Attraction 2016-01-30 Fritz Leiber Project Gutenberg 51082 $0.00   ebook? chap  
Masters of Science Fiction: Fritz Leiber 2016-03-00 Fritz Leiber Centipede Press (Masters of Science Fiction (Centipede Press)) 978-1-61347-071-8 $95.00 712 hc? coll Jim Keegan , Ruth Keegan Checkmark
Science Fiction Hall of Fame 2: Die besten Storys 1948-1963 2018-03-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Golkonda 978-3-944720-56-2 €19.90 395 tp? anth s.BENeš Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume I date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 0-380-44933-1 $2.50 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume I date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 0-380-00795-9 $2.95 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume I date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 26346 $1.95 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here date unknown ed. James Gunn Mentor 0-451-62427-0 $4.95 xi+
656
pb? anth Paul Stinson 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
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume I date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 0-380-00795-9 $2.95 672 pb? anth  
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume I date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 26346 $1.95 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Road to Science Fiction #3: From Heinlein to Here date unknown ed. James Gunn Mentor / New American Library 0-451-61910-2 $3.50 xi+
656
pb? anth Paul Stinson Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume I date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Avon 0-380-00795-9 $2.25 672 pb? anth Checkmark
The Best of Fritz Leiber date unknown Fritz Leiber GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 06203   xv+
301
hc? coll Pat Morrissey Checkmark
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One, 1929-1964 date unknown ed. Robert Silverberg Orb 0-765-30537-2 $19.99 xiv+
560
tp? anth Kenn Brown Checkmark
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