Title: In the Avu Observatory

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Title: In the Avu Observatory Title Record # 57470
Author: H. G. Wells
Date: 1894-08-09
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: librivox.org
Language: English
Note: First published in the magazine Pall Mall Budget, Aug 09, 1894
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1927French translator unknown.
French À l'observatoire d'Avu [as by Herbert George Wells]
1965Romanian translations by Victor Kernbach and C. Vonghizas.
Romanian În observatorul din Avu
1981Translated by Achille Laurent
French À l'observatoire d'Avu [as by Herbert George Wells]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 1895-09-00 H. G. Wells Methuen & Co.     275
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 1896-03-00 H. G. Wells Methuen & Co.     275
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Thirty Strange Stories 1897-00-00 H. G. Wells Edward Arnold     vi+
504
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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1911-00-00 H. G. Wells Thomas Nelson & Sons     xii+
574
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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1913-00-00 H. G. Wells Thomas Nelson & Sons   -/7 574
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Tales of Wonder 1923-00-00 H. G. Wells W. Collins Sons     249
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Stories 1925-12-21 H. G. Wells Haldeman-Julius (Little Blue Book #927) 927 $0.05 64
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   7/6 1148
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn     1148
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Les maîtres de la peur 1927-00-00 ed. André de Lorde, Albert Dubeux Delagrave (Pallas)     430
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927-10-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn     1148
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1929-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran   $5.00 vi+
1015
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 1930-00-00 H. G. Wells Macmillan and Co.   6/- 175
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The Famous Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1937-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran     vi+
1015
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The Favorite Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1937-00-00 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran     437
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1949-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   17/6 1038
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28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1952-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications   $3.95 [10]+
915
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coll John Sirchia Checkmark
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1957-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   13/6 1148
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28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1960-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications T265   [10]+
915
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coll dixon Checkmark
The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, and Selected Short Stories 1963-00-00 H. G. Wells Platt & Munk (Platt & Munk Great Writers Collection)   $2.95 [14]+
514
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Al Fiorentino Checkmark
The Valley of Spiders 1964-00-00 H. G. Wells Fontana 1035 3/6 191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1964-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications T265 $4.50 915
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The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn     1038
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Oul de cristal 1965-00-00 H. G. Wells Editura Tineretului (
Colecţia SF (1st series)?Colectsia SF (1st series)
Colectia SF (1st series)
)
    413
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coll H. Mavrodin  
The Valley of Spiders 1965-08-00 H. G. Wells Fontana 1035   191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Dover Publications   $1.50 vi+
303
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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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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Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966-00-00 H. G. Wells Peter Smith Publisher   $3.75 vi+
303
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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Beware the Beasts 1970-07-00 ed. Vic Ghidalia, Roger Elwood Macfadden-Bartell 75-343 $0.75 160
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Jack Faragasso Checkmark
Beware the Beasts 1970-07-00 ed. Vic Ghidalia, Roger Elwood Macfadden-Bartell 75-343 C$0.75 160
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Jack Faragasso Checkmark
Beware the Beasts 1971-03-00 ed. Roger Elwood, Vic Ghidalia Macfadden-Bartell 75-343 $0.75 160
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Jack Faragasso  
The Valley of Spiders 1972-09-00 H. G. Wells Fontana   £0.30 191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Beware the Beasts 1973-11-00 ed. Vic Ghidalia, Roger Elwood Manor Books 95292 $0.95 160
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Thirty Strange Stories 1974-00-00 H. G. Wells Causeway Books 0-88356-028-3   504
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The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1974-00-00 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn 0-510-40301-8 $12.50 vi+
1038
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The Valley of Spiders 1974-05-00 H. G. Wells Fontana 0-00-613038-0 £0.35 191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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Monsters Monsters Monsters 1975-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-02846-1   187
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Charles Keeping Checkmark
Monsters Monsters Monsters 1978-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-02846-1   187
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anth Charles Keeping Checkmark
Histoires terribles d'animaux 1981-00-00 ed. Jean-Baptiste Baronian Librairie des Champs-Élysées (Histoires fantastiques) 2-7024-1232-7   260
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Georges Raimondo  
The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine and Selected Short Stories 1981-01-00 H. G. Wells Grosset & Dunlap 0-448-41106-7 $5.95 514
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Vincent Di Fate  
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
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Les maîtres de la peur 1991-00-00 ed. Albert Dubeux, André de Lorde Recto-Verso (Ides et Autres)     430
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Masterpieces of Terror and the Unknown 1993-08-00 ed. Marvin Kaye GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 1-56865-043-4 $10.98 xv+
[3]+
573
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anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
Masterpieces of Terror and the Unknown 1994-06-00 ed. Marvin Kaye St. Martin's Press 0-312-11026-X $24.95 xv+
573
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anth Edward Gorey  
Thirty Strange Stories 1998-03-00 H. G. Wells Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0488-8 $12.95 x+
406
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 2004-04-02 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg 11870    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 2004-06-24 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg 12750    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 2006-01-01 H. G. Wells The Echo Library 1-84637-515-0 $7.99 88
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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Short Science Fiction Collection Vol. 017 2009-05-21 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Complete Short Story Omnibus 2011-04-00 H. G. Wells Gollancz 978-0-575-09524-3 £25.00 959
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 2013-01-17 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4819-9061-5 $9.99 310
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 2013-02-14 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4825-4859-4 $6.99 86
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 2013-07-29 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4912-2057-3 $15.20 576
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents 2013-08-01 H. G. Wells Bottom of the Hill Publishing 978-1-4837-0297-1 $9.99 112
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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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?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
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Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 2018-05-16 H. G. Wells Dover Publications 978-0-486-82560-1 $14.95 384
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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The Short Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Odhams Press     375
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Best Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Dover Publications 0-486-21531-8 $2.25 vi+
303
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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Tales of Wonder date unknown H. G. Wells Collins / BCE     253
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Dover Publications 0-486-20265-8 $7.50 915
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Theodore Menten Checkmark
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