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Title: John Jones's Dollar Title Record # 57490
Author: Harry Stephen Keeler
Date: 1915-08-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Amazing Stories, April 1927, unsigned illustration.
Synopsis: The eponymous socialist invests one dollar, which eventually grows to become an incredible fortune used to found a Fabian Socialist society. Probably the first story of its kind. Available on page 209, Bleiler (Gernsback).
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Black Cat, August 1915 1915-08-00 ed. Editors of The Black Cat The Shortstory Publishing Co.   $0.10 64
octavo?5.5" by 8.5" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
mag  
Amazing Stories, April 1927 1927-04-00 ed. Hugo Gernsback Experimenter Publishing Co.   $0.25 96
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Frank R. Paul Checkmark
Strange Ports of Call 1948-04-00 ed. August Derleth Pellegrini & Cudahy   $4.00 [8]+
393
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Strange Ports of Call 1949-12-00 ed. August Derleth Pellegrini & Cudahy     [8]+
393
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Amazing Stories, April 1956 1956-04-00 ed. Howard Browne Ziff-Davis Publishing Company   $0.50 260
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Edward Valigursky Checkmark
Fantasia Mathematica 1958-00-00 ed. Clifton Fadiman Simon & Schuster   $4.95 xix+
298
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Fantasia Mathematica 1997-05-00 ed. Clifton Fadiman Copernicus 0-387-94931-3 $19.95 xix+
298
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 Ilya Bolotowsky  
John Jones's Dollar 2008-10-10 Harry Stephen Keeler Project Gutenberg 26867 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap Checkmark
The Man Who Found Zero: Early Science Fiction and Weird Fantasy from The Black Cat, 18961915 2011-07-19 ed. Gene Christie Black Dog Books 978-1-884449-18-5 $16.95 166
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 Leo Morey Checkmark
Fantasia Mathematica date unknown ed. Clifton Fadiman Simon & Schuster   $1.45 xix+
298
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 Milton Glaser  
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