Title: Tiger by the Tail

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Title: Tiger by the Tail Title Record # 56224
Author: Alan E. Nourse
Date: 1951-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A shop lifter is using a purse with unlimited capacity to steal utensils which are made from aluminum. It turns out that an alternate universe wants to get aluminum from ours.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1955 French La fin d'un monde
1965 Italian La tigre per la coda
1976 French Un univers par la queue
1985 Croatian Vola za rogove

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 1951 1951-11-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 164 digest? mag Checkmark
Science Fiction Adventures in Dimension 1953-03-19 ed. Groff Conklin Vanguard Press   $2.95 xv+
354
hc? anth Checkmark
Second Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1954-04-00 ed. H. L. Gold Crown Publishers     vi+
[2]+
504
hc? anth Mel Hunter Checkmark
Adventures in Dimension 1955-00-00 ed. Groff Conklin Grayson & Grayson   10/6 240 hc? anth  
Galaxie (1ère série), #17 April 1955 1955-04-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 148 digest? mag Checkmark
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1961-00-00 Alan E. Nourse David McKay   $3.50 184 hc? coll Mel Hunter  
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1961-10-00 Alan E. Nourse David McKay / SFBC   $1.20 v+
184
hc? coll Mel Hunter Checkmark
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1962-00-00 Alan E. Nourse Dennis Dobson   13/6 184 hc? coll Mel Hunter  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1963-02-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books AS516 $0.95 287 pb? anth Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1963-02-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books AS516 $0.95 287 pb? anth  
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1963-09-00 Alan E. Nourse The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) 77   v+
184
hc? coll John Griffiths Checkmark
Beyond Infinity 1964-00-00 Alan E. Nourse Corgi GS1526 3/6 174 pb? coll Checkmark
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1964-04-00 Alan E. Nourse Macfadden Books 50-199 $0.50 144 pb? coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1964-04-00 Alan E. Nourse Macfadden Books 50-199 C$0.50 144 pb? coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Science Fiction Adventures in Dimension 1965-03-00 ed. Groff Conklin Berkley Medallion F1053 $0.50 174 pb? anth Paul Lehr Checkmark
L'altare a mezzanotte: 50 racconti di fantascienza 1965-07-30 ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #16)   2,500 Lit 492 hc? anth Rocco Borella Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1966-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 01639 $0.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1968-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 01639 $0.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1968-01-00 Alan E. Nourse Macfadden Books 60-309 $0.60 144 pb? coll Karol Checkmark
Tiger by the Tail and Other Science Fiction Stories 1968-01-00 Alan E. Nourse Macfadden Books 60-309 C$0.60 144 pb? coll Karol Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1969-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 01639 $0.95 285 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1971-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 01639 $1.25 285 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1973-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 01639 $1.25 285 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1973-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 01639 $1.25 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1974-00-00 ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Collier Books 01639 $1.50 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1976-00-00 ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Collier Books 01639 $1.50 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Ultra-dimensions et univers inversés 1976-02-00 ed. Michel Demuth OPTA (Marginal #11)   F12.00 222 tp? anth Enki Bilal Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1978-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 0-02-016390-8 $1.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1979-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 0-02-016390-8 $1.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
Sirius, #103 1985-01-05 ed. Borivoj Jurković? Vjesnik   100 din. 132 pb? mag Igor Vilagoš Checkmark
The Great SF Stories #13 (1951) 1985-07-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #636) 0-88677-058-0 $3.50 xii+
337
pb? anth Cesare Reggiani Checkmark
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales 1997-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Scribner Paperback Fiction 0-684-84296-3 $6.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 0-02-016390-8 $5.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales date unknown ed. Groff Conklin, Isaac Asimov Scribner 0-684-84296-3 $7.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz  
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Groff Conklin Collier Books 0-02-016390-8 $2.95 287 pb? anth Don Ivan Punchatz Checkmark
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