Title: The Scythe

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Title: The Scythe Title Record # 58428
Author: Ray Bradbury
Date: 1943-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A family take over an abandoned farm, but find it comes with a greater responsibility.
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Current Tags: fantasy (2), horror (1), fate (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1957 French La faux
1978 Portuguese A foice
1985 Finnish Viikate
1986 German Die Sense
2001 Italian La falce

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Weird Tales, July 1943 1943-07-00 ed. D. McIlwraith Weird Tales   $0.15 116 pulp mag E. Franklin Wittmack Checkmark
Dark Carnival 1947-00-00 Ray Bradbury Arkham House   $3.00 313 hc coll George Burrows Checkmark
The October Country 1955-00-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books   $3.50 306 hc coll Joe Mugnaini  
The October Country 1956-04-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #F139 $0.50 276 pb coll Joe Mugnaini Checkmark
The October Country 1956-00-00 Ray Bradbury Hart-Davis   15/- 306 hc coll Joe Mugnaini  
Le pays d'octobre 1957-00-00 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #20)   F500 268 pb coll  
Cavalier, October 1959 1959-10-00 ed. Editors of Cavalier     $0.25 88 quarto mag  
The October Country 1961-00-00 Ray Bradbury Ace UK #H422 2/6 142 pb coll Checkmark
The October Country 1962-03-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #F580 $0.50 276 pb coll Joe Mugnaini Checkmark
The October Country 1964-09-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #U2139 $0.50 276 pb coll Richard Powers Checkmark
The October Country 1964-09-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #U2139 C$0.50 276 pb coll Richard Powers Checkmark
The October Country 1967-02-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #U2139 $0.50 276 pb coll Richard Powers Checkmark
The October Country 1968-07-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #72138 $0.75 276 pb coll Checkmark
Legends for the Dark 1968-00-00 ed. Peter Haining New English Library #2094 3/6 127 pb anth Checkmark
The October Country 1969-06-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books #01637 $0.75 276 pb coll Bob Pepper Checkmark
The October Country 1970-12-00 Ray Bradbury New English Library 0-450-00648-4 £0.25 158 pb coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
The October Country 1971-02-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books     276 pb coll  
The October Country 1971-07-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-02301-3 $0.95 276 pb coll Bob Pepper Checkmark
The October Country 1972-06-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-02760-4 $1.25 276 pb coll Checkmark
The October Country 1973-02-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-02760-4 $1.25 276 pb coll  
The October Country 1973-04-00 Ray Bradbury New English Library 0-450-01559-9 £0.30 158 pb coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
The October Country 1973-06-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-22760-3 $1.25 276 pb coll Checkmark
Summoned from the Tomb: Great Tales of Horror (expanded) 1973-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-97955-0 £2.25 ix+
213
hc anth  
The October Country 1974-01-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-22760-3 $1.25 276 pb coll Checkmark
Ray Bradbury 1975-07-00 Ray Bradbury Harrap 0-245-52746-X £1.30 188 tp coll Checkmark
The October Country 1975-09-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-24320-X $1.50 276 pb coll Checkmark
The October Country 1976-00-00 Ray Bradbury Panther 0-586-04229-6 £0.50 173+
[3]
pb coll Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
Le pays d'octobre 1977-07-05 Ray Bradbury France Loisirs 2-7242-0136-1   316 hc coll Benjamin Baltimore Checkmark
The October Country 1978-06-00 Ray Bradbury Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-27501-2 $1.95 276 pb coll Whistl'n Dixie Checkmark
O País de Outubro 1978-00-00 Ray Bradbury Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #246)     213 pb coll Manuel Dias Checkmark
Le pays d'octobre 1979-05-28 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #20)     316 pb coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
The Stories of Ray Bradbury 1980-10-31 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-51335-5 $17.95 xx+
884
hc coll R. D. Scudellari Checkmark
The Stories of Ray Bradbury 1980-12-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-51335-5 $17.95 xx+
884
hc coll R. D. Scudellari  
The Stories of Ray Bradbury 1981-02-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-51335-5 $17.95 xx+
884
hc coll R. D. Scudellari Checkmark
The October Country 1981-03-00 Ray Bradbury Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-30045-9 $2.50 276 pb coll Whistl'n Dixie Checkmark
Histoires de maléfices 1981-10-16 ed. Roland Stragliati, Jacques Goimard Presses Pocket (La grande anthologie du fantastique #9) 2-266-01072-7   328 pb anth C. Broutin Checkmark
The Stories of Ray Bradbury 1981-00-00 Ray Bradbury Granada 0-246-11540-8 £12.50 xx+
884
hc coll  
The October Country 1982-12-00 Ray Bradbury Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-30045-9   276 pb coll Whistl'n Dixie Checkmark
Stories of Terror 1982-00-00 ed. John L. Foster Ward, Lock (Ward Lock Educational Short Stories #22) 0-7062-4142-8   122 pb anth  
The Stories of Ray Bradbury, Volume 1 1983-01-27 Ray Bradbury Granada 0-586-05485-5   720 pb coll  
The October Country 1984-00-00 Ray Bradbury Panther 0-586-04229-6 £1.50 173 pb coll Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
The Stories of Ray Bradbury, Volume 1 1985-00-00 Ray Bradbury Granada 0-586-05485-5 £3.95 715 pb coll Checkmark
Lokakuun maa 1985-00-00 Ray Bradbury Kirjayhtymä 951-26-2705-1   331 hc coll Piotr Tomaszewski Checkmark
Familientreffen 1986-00-00 Ray Bradbury Diogenes (detebe #21415) 3-257-21415-4 DM 9.80 226 pb coll Tomi Ungerer  
The Stories of Ray Bradbury, Volume 1 1987-00-00 Ray Bradbury Grafton 0-586-05485-5 £3.95 715 pb coll Checkmark
Familientreffen 1987-00-00 Ray Bradbury Diogenes (detebe #21415) 3-257-21415-4 DM 9.80 226 pb coll Tomi Ungerer Checkmark
Tales of the Occult 1989-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Prometheus Books 0-87975-506-7 $22.95 354 hc anth  
The Stories of Ray Bradbury 1990-10-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-51335-5 $29.95 912 hc coll R. D. Scudellari Checkmark
Die goldenen Äpfel der Sonne 1990-00-00 Ray Bradbury Volk und Welt 3-353-00675-3   398 pb coll Hans-Joachim Petzak Checkmark
The October Country 1996-10-00 Ray Bradbury Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-40785-7 $10.00 306 tp coll Janet Woolley  
The October Country 1996-10-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-32448-X $5.99 x+
307
pb coll Donna Diamond Checkmark
La grande anthologie du fantastique: 3 1997-02-00 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Omnibus (France) (La grande anthologie du fantastique (Omnibus) #3) 2-258-03654-2 F155.00 1350 tp anth Arnold BöcklinQuestion mark  
The October Country 1997-09-00 Ray Bradbury Gauntlet Press 1-887368-15-9 $65.00 234 hc coll Ray Bradbury  
The October Country 1998-00-00 Ray Bradbury Earthlight 0-671-01791-8 £5.99 306 pb coll Checkmark
Mystery Stories 1998-00-00 ed. Helen Cresswell Kingfisher (Red Hot Reads) 0-7534-5640-0   223 tp anth George Smith  
The October Country 1999-09-00 Ray Bradbury Avon Books 0-380-97387-1 $16.00 xii+
334
hc coll Tim O'Brien Checkmark
Paese d'ottobre 2001-09-00 Ray Bradbury Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Piccola Biblioteca Oscar #263) 88-04-49551-0 14,000 Lit 306 pb coll  
Dark Carnival 2001-00-00 Ray Bradbury Gauntlet Press 1-887368-50-7 $150.00 xxiii+
479
hc coll Ray Bradbury Checkmark
Chefs-d'œuvre du fantastique: de E.T.A. Hoffmann à Stephen KingQuestion mark 2007-08-00 ed. Jacques Goimard Omnibus (France) (Collection Omnibus) 978-2-258-07526-9 €25.00 xxiv-1121 tp anth Yan' Dargent  
Ray Bradbury Stories Volume 1 2008-12-00 Ray Bradbury HarperVoyager 978-0-00-728047-6 £16.99 xx+
956
hc coll  
The Ray Bradbury Gift Set 2008-12-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 978-1-84863-007-9 £100.00 ix+
302
hc omni Joseph Mugnaini , James Hannah  
The Ray Bradbury Gift Set 2008-12-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 978-1-84863-007-9 £375.00 ix+
302
hc omni Joseph Mugnaini , James Hannah  
The Stories of Ray Bradbury 2010-04-06 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf (Everyman's Library #326) 978-0-307-26905-8 $32.00 xliii+
1059
hc coll  
The Collected Stories of Ray Bradbury: A Critical Edition: Volume I: 1938-1943 2011-04-00 Ray Bradbury Kent State University Press 978-1-60635-071-3 $65.00 xlvi+
498
hc coll Checkmark
Ray Bradbury Stories Volume 1 2012-06-28 Ray Bradbury Harper Voyager (UK) 978-0-00-749768-3 £1.99   ebook coll  
Weird Tales 2012-00-00 ed. uncredited Pulp Classics on DVD       other anth Hannes Bok Checkmark
The October Country date unknown Ray Bradbury Grafton 0-586-04229-6 £4.99 192 pb coll Steve Crisp Checkmark
Mystery Stories date unknown ed. Helen Cresswell Kingfisher (Red Hot Reads) 0-7534-5640-0 $5.95 223 tp anth George Smith Checkmark
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