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Title: Runaround Title Record # 61751
Author: Fredric Brown
Date: 1942-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Although this was not the title as it was first published, this is considered Brown's canonical title, so the title record for "Starvation" has been made into a variant of this one. 1962 and 1982 Italian variants have different translators.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1942 Starvation
Year Language Title
1962Translated by Paolo Grossi
Italian Ultimosauro
1963 French Faux-fuyants
1963Translated by B. A. Egger
German Sie lassen einen ins Leere laufen
1968Translated by Henk Bouwman
Dutch Honger
1982Translated by Giovanna Boselli
Italian Ultimosauro
2005Translated by Núria Gres and Máximo Miguel
Spanish Ocaso

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Astounding Science-Fiction, September 1942 1942-09-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.25 132
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag William Timmins Checkmark
Nightmares and Geezenstacks 1961-07-00 Fredric Brown Bantam Books J2296 $0.40 137
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.
coll Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Nightmares and Geezenstacks 1962-00-00 Fredric Brown Corgi Books / Transworld Publishers SS1167 2/6 137
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.
coll Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Urania #297 1962-12-16 ed. Carlo Fruttero Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 297 200 Lit 208
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Albträume 1963-00-00 Fredric Brown Hunna     126
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1963-00-00 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)   F6.00 220
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.
coll  
Alpträume 1965-05-00 Fredric Brown Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3046) 3046 DM 2.40 158
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.
coll Atelier Heinrichs Checkmark
1999 Was Me 't Jaartje Wel 1968-00-00 Fredric Brown Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1076) 1076 ƒ2.50 224
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.
coll Dick Bruna , Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Alpträume 1972-00-00 Fredric Brown Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3046) 3046   158
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.
coll Atelier Heinrichs Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1972-01-15 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)     220
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.
coll Checkmark
Kleine Fredric Brown Omnibus 1976-00-00 Fredric Brown Bruna (Bruna SF #46) 90-229-9046-X   371
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.
coll Dick Bruna , Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1976-12-23 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)     220
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.
coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Nightmares and Geezenstacks 1979-03-00 Fredric Brown Bantam Books 0-553-12456-0 $1.75 182
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.
coll Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1981-08-20 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)     220
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.
coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
The Best Short Stories of Fredric Brown 1982-09-00 Fredric Brown New English Library 0-450-05501-9 £1.75 447
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.
coll Tim White Checkmark
Cosmolinea B-1 1982-09-00 Fredric Brown Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Biblioteca di Urania #11)   8,000 Lit xii+
540
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.
coll Karel Thole  
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1983-03-00 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65) 2-207-30065-X   220
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.
coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Nachtmerrie In Groen 1985-00-00 Fredric Brown Loeb 90-6213-963-9   341
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.
coll Kate Higgins Checkmark
And the Gods Laughed 1987-10-00 Fredric Brown Phantasia Press 0-932096-47-6 $19.00 xxii+
431
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Kelly Freas  
And the Gods Laughed 1987-10-00 Fredric Brown Phantasia Press 0-932096-47-6 $50.00 xxii+
431+
[3]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1996-10-00 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65) 2-207-30065-X   220
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.
coll Joëlle Coulombeau Checkmark
From These Ashes: The Complete Short SF of Fredric Brown 2001-02-00 Fredric Brown NESFA Press 1-886778-18-3 $29.00 693
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
From These Ashes: The Complete Short SF of Fredric Brown 2001-10-00 Fredric Brown NESFA Press / SFBC 01122 $14.50 693
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 2001-12-17 Fredric Brown Denoël (Folio SF #79) 2-07-041898-7   310
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.
coll Benjamin Carré Checkmark
From These Ashes: The Complete Short SF of Fredric Brown 2002-07-00 Fredric Brown NESFA Press 1-886778-18-3 $29.00 693
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton  
Ven y enloquece y otros cuentos de marcianos 2005-03-00 Fredric Brown Gigamesh (Gigamesh Ficción #29) 84-96208-03-6   478
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.
coll Juan Miguel Aguilera  
Fantômes et farfafouilles 2006-03-02 Fredric Brown Denoël (Folio SF #79) 2-07-041898-7   310
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.
coll Benjamin Carré Checkmark
From These Ashes: The Complete Short SF of Fredric Brown 2011-06-00 Fredric Brown NESFA Press 978-1-886778-18-4 $29.00 693
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
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