Title: The Truth About Pyecraft

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Title: The Truth About Pyecraft ISFDB Title Record # 57476
Author: H. G. Wells
Year: 1903
Type: SHORTFICTION
Storylen: shortstory
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: First published in The Strand Magazine, April 1903
Synopsis: An old Hindu recipe for a potion for losing weight turns out to be effective.
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Current Tags: Project Gutenberg (1), humor (1), fantasy (1), first person (1), contemporary (1), Men's club (1), Potions (1), only humans (1) Add Tags

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Strand Magazine, April 1903 Apr 1903 ed. Editors of the Strand Magazine         unknown mag  
Twelve Stories and a Dream 1903 H. G. Wells Macmillan and Co.   3/6 377 hc coll  
L'Illustration, November 4, 1905 (literary supplement) Nov 1905 ed. Editors of L'Illustration L'Illustration     8 A4 mag Checkmark
Der gestohlene Bazillus und andere Geschichten 1910 H. G. Wells Julius Hoffmann   Mark 4.00 338 hc coll Checkmark
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1911 H. G. Wells Thomas Nelson & Sons     xii+
574
hc coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1913 H. G. Wells Thomas Nelson & Sons   -/7 574 hc coll  
The Country of the Blind 1923 H. G. Wells Haldeman-Julius #161 $0.10 62 ph coll Checkmark
The Works of H. G. Wells: Vol. 10 1925 H. G. Wells T. Fisher Unwin (The Works of H. G. Wells #10)     xiv+
652
hc omni  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1927 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   7/6 1148 hc coll  
The Famous Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1937 H. G. Wells Doubleday, Doran     vi+
1015
hc coll  
Avon Fantasy Reader, [No. 1], 1947 Feb 1947 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Avon Book Co.   $0.35 132 digest mag  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories 1947 H. G. Wells Longmans, Green and Co.     82 pb coll  
Fancy Free Apr 1949 ed. W. G. Bebbington George Allen & Unwin   3/- ix+
131
hc anth  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1949 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   17/6 1148 hc coll  
A Book of Queer Stories 1950 ed. uncredited University of London Press     157 pb anth  
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1952 H. G. Wells Dover Publications   $3.95 [10]+
915
hc coll John Sirchia Checkmark
Science Fiction and Reader's Guide Jun 1954 ed. Marjorie Barrows Spencer Press     376 hc anth Checkmark
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1957 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn   13/6 1148 hc coll  
Selected Short Stories Sep 1958 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #1310 3/6 352 pb coll  
De Tijdmachine en Andere Verhalen 1959 H. G. Wells Het Spectrum (Prisma #427) #427   187 pb coll Eppo Doeve Checkmark
Povestiri 1959 H. G. Wells ESPLA (Meridiane)     256 unknown coll  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells Aug 1960 H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S414K $0.35 320 pb coll  
Tall Short Stories 1960 ed. Eric Duthie Ace Books #K-113 $0.50 352 pb anth Checkmark
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1960 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 Sep 1961 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  
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery 1962 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House     vii+
206
hc anth Fred Banbery  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells Jun 1963 H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S742 $0.75 320 pb coll Checkmark
The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, and Selected Short Stories 1963 H. G. Wells Platt & Munk (Platt & Munk Great Writers Collection)   $2.95 [14]+
514
hc omni Al Fiorentino Checkmark
Magazine of Horror, May 1964 May 1964 ed. Robert A. W. Lowndes Health Knowledge, Inc.   $0.50 132 digest mag Checkmark
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1964 H. G. Wells Dover Publications #T265 $4.50 915 hc coll Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1964 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #1310 3/6 352 pb coll Checkmark
The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1965 H. G. Wells         unknown coll  
Oul de cristal 1965 H. G. Wells Editura Tineretului (Colecţia SF (1st series)Question mark)     413 hc coll H. Mavrodin  
28 Science Fiction Stories of H. G. Wells 1966 H. G. Wells Dover Publications #T2? $4.50 [10]+
915
hc coll Checkmark
Planète, # 32 January-February 1967 Jan 1967 ed. Editors of Planète Denoël   F6.50 210 digest mag Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery 1968 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Puffin #PS319 5/- 223 pb anth Barry Wilkinson Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1968 H. G. Wells Penguin Books #1310 4/- 352 pb coll Harry Willock Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1973 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-001310-5 £0.45 352 pb coll Harry Willock  
The Golden Road Jan 1974 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster 0-671-21554-X $8.95 447 hc anth Joel Avirom Checkmark
The Golden Road Nov 1974 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-01900-X £3.00 342 hc anth Checkmark
The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1974 H. G. Wells Ernest Benn 0-510-40301-8 $12.50 vi+
1038
hc coll  
Selected Short Stories 1977 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-001310-5 £0.80 352 pb coll Harry Willock Checkmark
De Tijdmachine en Andere Verhalen 1978 H. G. Wells Het Spectrum (Prisma #1848) 90-274-0977-3   187 pb coll Studio Spectrum Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1979 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) 0-14-001310-5   352 pb coll  
The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine and Selected Short Stories Jan 1981 H. G. Wells Grosset & Dunlap 0-448-41106-7 $5.95 514 hc omni Vincent Di Fate  
Das Kristall-Ei Oct 1981 H. G. Wells Ullstein (Ullstein Bücher #20252) 3-548-20252-7 DM 7.80 298 pb coll Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1981 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) 0-14-001310-5 $3.95 352 pb coll Harry Willock Checkmark
The Science Fiction Weight-Loss Book May 1983 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, George R. R. Martin Crown Publishers 0-517-54978-6 $12.95 v+
249
hc anth Janet Halverson Checkmark
Over the Rainbow 1983 ed. uncredited Octopus Books 0-86273-095-3   288 hc anth Sarah Silcock  
De Tijdmachine en Andere Verhalen 1984 H. G. Wells Het Spectrum (Prisma #2265) 90-274-1408-4   187 pb coll Checkmark
The Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells 1987 H. G. Wells St. Martin's Press 0-312-15855-6 $19.95 vi+
1038
hc coll  
Das Kristallei 1987 H. G. Wells Reclam Leipzig (Reclams Universal-Bibliothek #813) 3-379-00184-8 M 2.50 390 pb coll Friederike Pondelik Checkmark
Selected Short Stories 1988 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 0-14-008247-6 £3.95 352 pb coll Neil Breedon  
De Tijdmachine en Andere Verhalen 1993 H. G. Wells Het Spectrum (Prisma SF & Fantasy Klassieken) 90-274-3284-8   243 unknown coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories Apr 2004 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg #11870     ebook coll  
Lovecraft's Weird Mysteries, #11 2006 Aug 2006 ed. John M. Navroth Arkham Press   $5.00 48 octavo mag Linda Navroth  
The Man Who Could Work Miracles Dec 2006 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 May 2007 H. G. Wells Penguin Books 978-0-14-193711-3 £7.99   ebook coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Selected Stories Dec 2007 H. G. Wells Penguin Books (Penguin Classics) 978-0-14-144198-6 £9.99 xxxii+
432
tp coll Kate Gibb Checkmark
Twelve Stories and a Dream Sep 2008 H. G. Wells Project Gutenberg #1743     ebook coll  
A Dream of Armageddon Jan 2009 H. G. Wells Cybraria   $3.26   ebook coll  
A Dream of Armageddon: The Complete Supernatural Tales 2009 H. G. Wells Fall River Press 978-1-4351-1583-5 $7.98 xvi+
367
hc coll Kazuhiko Nakamura Checkmark
A Dream of Armageddon May 2010 H. G. Wells Kessinger Publishing 978-1-161-41702-9 $30.95   hc coll  
Complete Short Story Omnibus Apr 2011 H. G. Wells Gollancz 978-0-575-09524-3 £25.00 959 hc coll Checkmark
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories Jan 2013 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4819-9061-5 $9.99 310 tp coll  
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories Jul 2013 H. G. Wells CreateSpace 978-1-4912-2057-3 $15.20 576 tp coll  
Twelve Stories and a Dream Aug 2013 H. G. Wells Bottom of the Hill Publishing 978-1-4837-0299-5 $12.99 178 tp coll  
The Short Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Odhams Press     375 hc coll  
Best Stories of H. G. Wells date unknown H. G. Wells Ballantine Books #S414K $0.75 320 pb coll Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-81226-3   vii+
206
hc anth Fred Banbery Checkmark
A Dream of Armageddon date unknown H. G. Wells Kessinger Publishing 978-1-4191-0103-8 $21.95   tp coll  
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-91226-8   vii+
206
hc anth Fred Banbery Checkmark

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