Title: The Smile

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Title: The Smile Title Record # 63000
Author: Ray Bradbury
Date: 1952-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: In the postapocalyptic dystopian future, common public catharsis is obtained by destruction of any remaining artifact from the civilized past.
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Current Tags: resentment (1), near future (1), Mona Lisa (1), only humans (1), only Earth (1), postapocalyptic dystopia (1), catharsis (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1961 French Le sourire
1963 Italian Il sorriso
1969 German Das Lächeln
2017 German Das Lächeln

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Fantastic, Summer 1952 1952-06-00 ed. Howard Browne Ziff-Davis Publishing Company   $0.35 164 digest? mag Barye Phillips , Leo Ramon Summers Checkmark
Worlds of Tomorrow: Science-Fiction With a Difference 1953-03-00 ed. August Derleth Pellegrini & Cudahy   $3.95 351 hc? anth Ronald Clyne Checkmark
Worlds of Tomorrow 1955-00-00 ed. August Derleth Weidenfeld & Nicolson   9/6 224 hc? anth  
A Medicine for Melancholy 1959-00-00 Ray Bradbury Doubleday   $3.75 240 hc? coll Joseph Mugniani Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1959-00-00 Ray Bradbury Hart-Davis   13/6 254 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
A Medicine for Melancholy 1960-04-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #A2069 $0.35 183 pb? coll Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1960-05-00 Ray Bradbury The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) #44 5/6 254 hc? coll C. W. Bacon  
Un remède à la mélancolie 1961-00-00 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #49) #49   256 pb? coll  
New Worlds for Old 1963-00-00 ed. August Derleth Four Square Books #842 2/6 126 pb? anth Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1963-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books #1878 3/6 233 pb? coll Max Ernst Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy 1963-09-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #F2637 $0.50 183 pb? coll Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy 1963-09-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #F2637 $0.50 183 pb? coll Checkmark
La fine del principio 1963-09-30 Ray Bradbury Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #2)   1,200 Lit 352 tp? coll Duccio Alessandri  
La fine del principio 1963-09-30 Ray Bradbury Casa Editrice La Tribuna   1,200 Lit 350 hc? coll Duccio Alessandri Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1964-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books #1878 3/6 232+
[1]
pb? coll Max Ernst Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1966-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books #1878 4/6 233 pb? coll Romek Marber Checkmark
Twice Twenty-two 1966-01-00 Ray Bradbury Doubleday   $4.95 406 hc? omni Joseph Mugnaini  
Twice Twenty-two 1966-03-00 Ray Bradbury Doubleday / SFBC #2696 $1.90 406 hc? omni Joseph Mugnaini Checkmark
S Is for Space 1966-08-00 Ray Bradbury Doubleday   $3.50 239 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
S Is for Space 1966-08-00 Ray Bradbury Doubleday   $4.25 239 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
A Medicine for Melancholy 1967-05-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #H3398 $0.60 183 pb? coll Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy 1967-07-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #S5268 $0.75 183 pb? coll Checkmark
Amazing Stories, December 1967 1967-12-00 ed. Harry Harrison Ultimate Publishing Co., Inc.   $0.50 148 digest? mag Johnny Bruck Checkmark
S Is for Space 1968-00-00 Ray Bradbury Hart-Davis   21/- 239 hc? coll  
The Day It Rained Forever 1969-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books #1878 £0.25 233 pb? coll Franco Grignani Checkmark
Medizin für Melancholie 1969-00-00 Ray Bradbury Marion von Schröder (Science Fiction & Fantastica)   DM 10.00 210 tp? coll Klaus Kammerichs , Heinz Edelmann Checkmark
La fine del principio 1970-00-00 Ray Bradbury Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #2)     352 hc? coll Duccio Alessandri  
S Is for Space 1970-11-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #S5621 $0.75 211 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1970-11-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #S5621 $0.75 211 pb? coll  
A Medicine for Melancholy 1971-01-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books   $0.75 183 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1971-03-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #S5621 $0.75 211 pb? coll  
Medizin für Melancholie 1971-11-00 Ray Bradbury Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3267) #3267 DM 2.80 143 pb? coll  
S Is for Space 1972-00-00 Ray Bradbury Pan Books 0-330-23167-7 £0.25 221 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1972-00-00 Ray Bradbury Pan Books 0-330-23167-7 £0.30 221 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1972-03-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #S5621 $0.75 211 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1972-11-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Pathfinder #SP5621 $0.75 211 pb? coll Checkmark
Transformations: Understanding World History Through Science Fiction 1973-12-00 ed. Daniel Roselle Fawcett Premier #M619 $0.95 176 pb? anth Checkmark
Medizin für Melancholie 1974-00-00 Ray Bradbury Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3267) #3267 DM 2.80 143 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1974-07-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Pathfinder #NP7961 $0.95 211 pb? coll Checkmark
S Is for Space 1974-11-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Pathfinder #NP7961 $0.95 211 pb? coll Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1974-11-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books 0-14-001878-6 £0.40 233 pb? coll David Pelham Checkmark
Ray Bradbury 1975-07-00 Ray Bradbury Harrap 0-245-52746-X £1.30 188 tp? coll Checkmark
Perry Rhodan #75: Planet Topide, Please Reply! 1975-07-00 ed. Pat LoBrutto, Forrest J. Ackerman Ace Books #66059 $1.25 164 pb? mag Gray Morrow Checkmark
You and Science Fiction 1976-00-00 ed. Bernard C. Hollister National Textbook Co. 0-8442-5547-5   349 tp? anth  
S Is for Space 1976-04-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #Q2871 $1.25 211 pb? coll Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy 1977-06-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books 0-553-10390-3 $1.75 183 pb? coll Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1978-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books 0-14-001878-6 £0.85 233 pb? coll David Pelham Checkmark
S Is for Space 1978-03-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books 0-553-11017-9 $1.50 211 pb? coll  
S Is for Space 1978-04-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books 0-553-11932-X $1.75 211 pb? coll Ian Miller Checkmark
Un remède à la mélancolie 1979-07-05 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #49)     254 pb? coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
S Is for Space 1979-09-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books 0-553-13504-X $1.95 211 pb? coll Ian Miller Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1980-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books 0-14-001878-6 £0.95 233 pb? coll Adrian Chesterman Checkmark
Long After Midnight and Other Stories 1981-00-00 Ray Bradbury Nan'un-do (Japan)     44 pb? coll  
The Day It Rained Forever 1981-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books 0-14-001878-6 £1.75 233 pb? coll Adrian Chesterman Checkmark
S Is for Space 1981-01-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books 0-553-14859-1 $2.25 211 pb? coll Ian Miller Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy 1981-09-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Books 0-553-20426-2 $2.25 183 pb? coll Checkmark
You and Science Fiction 1985-00-00 ed. Bernard C. Hollister National Textbook Co. 0-8442-5547-5   349 tp? anth  
The Day It Rained Forever 1987-10-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books (Penguin Classic Science Fiction) 0-14-010120-9 £3.95 233 tp? coll Keith Scaife Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 1988-00-00 Ray Bradbury Penguin Books (Penguin Classic Science Fiction) 0-14-010120-9 £3.99 233 tp? coll Keith Scaife 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
Classic Stories 2 1990-05-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Spectra (The Grand Master Editions) 0-553-28638-2 $3.95 341 pb? coll Don Maitz  
The Day It Rained Forever 1991-11-00 Ray Bradbury Roc UK 0-14-015246-6 £4.50 233 pb? coll Fred Gambino  
Fantastic Tales of Ray Bradbury 1992-00-00 Ray Bradbury Listening Library 0-8072-2900-8     audio cassette? coll Toni Dove Checkmark
You and Science Fiction 1994-00-00 ed. Bernard C. Hollister National Textbook Co. 0-8442-5547-5   [7]+
349
tp? anth Checkmark
Ackermanthology: 65 Astonishing, Rediscovered Sci-Fi Shorts 1997-04-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman General Publishing Group 1-57544-056-3 $12.95 304 tp? anth Kurt Wahlner Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy and Other Stories 1998-00-00 Ray Bradbury Avon Books 0-380-73086-3 $12.95 307 tp? coll Tim O'Brien  
Ackermanthology: 65 Astonishing Rediscovered Sci-Fi Shorts, Millennium Edition 2000-09-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman Sense of Wonder Press 0-918736-25-0 $14.95 xi+
302
tp? anth Anton Brzezinski Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy and Other Stories 2001-00-00 Ray Bradbury Perennial / HarperCollins 0-380-73086-3 $13.95 307 tp? coll Tim O'Brien Checkmark
Bradbury Stories: 100 of His Most Celebrated Tales 2003-08-00 Ray Bradbury William Morrow / HarperCollins 0-06-054242-X $29.95 xvii+
893
hc? coll Richard L. Aquan Checkmark
Bradbury Stories: 100 of His Most Celebrated Tales 2003-09-00 Ray Bradbury William Morrow / HarperCollins / SFBC #01567 $14.99 xvii+
893
hc? coll  
Bradbury Stories: 100 of His Most Celebrated Tales 2003-10-00 Ray Bradbury The Easton Press (Signed First Editions of Science Fiction)     xv+
893
hc? coll Checkmark
Bradbury Stories: 100 of His Most Celebrated Tales 2005-04-00 Ray Bradbury Perennial / HarperCollins 0-06-054488-0 $17.95 xv+
893
tp? coll  
S Is for Space 2005-10-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 1-904619-80-0 $25.00 217 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
S Is for Space 2005-10-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 1-904619-81-9 $75.00 217 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
S Is for Space 2005-10-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 1-904619-79-7 $295.00 217 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
Match to Flame: The Fictional Path to Fahrenheit 451 2006-00-00 Ray Bradbury Gauntlet Press 1-887368-86-8 $110.00 484 hc? coll Donn Albright  
Match to Flame: The Fictional Path to Fahrenheit 451 2006-00-00 Ray Bradbury Gauntlet Press 1-887368-86-8 $400.00 484 hc? coll Donn Albright  
Bradbury Stories: 100 of His Most Celebrated Tales 2007-00-00 Ray Bradbury Perennial / HarperCollins 0-06-054488-0 $17.95 xv+
888+
5
tp? coll Checkmark
The Day It Rained Forever 2008-11-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 978-1-905834-42-6 £20.00 256 hc? coll Tomislav Tikulin  
The Day It Rained Forever 2008-11-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 978-1-905834-43-3 £50.00 256 hc? coll Tomislav Tikulin  
The Day It Rained Forever / A Medicine for Melancholy 2008-11-00 Ray Bradbury PS Publishing 978-1-84863-006-2 £250.00 viii+
256
hc? omni Tomislav Tikulin , Chris Roberts  
Ray Bradbury Stories Volume 2 2008-12-00 Ray Bradbury HarperVoyager 978-0-00-728058-2 £16.99 xvi+
841
tp? coll  
A Pleasure to Burn: Fahrenheit 451 Stories 2010-05-00 Ray Bradbury Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-290-0 $35.00 300 hc? coll Joseph Mugnaini Checkmark
A Pleasure to Burn: Fahrenheit 451 Stories 2011-08-00 Ray Bradbury Harper Perennial 978-0-06-207102-6 $14.99 [6]+
389
tp? coll Joseph Mugnaini Checkmark
A Pleasure to Burn: Fahrenheit 451 Stories 2011-08-11 Ray Bradbury Harper Perennial / SFBC 978-1-61793-013-3 $12.99 304 hc? coll Joseph Mugnaini  
Ray Bradbury Stories Volume 2 2012-06-28 Ray Bradbury Harper Voyager (UK) 978-0-00-749769-0 £1.99   ebook? coll  
A Medicine for Melancholy and Other Stories 2013-04-30 Ray Bradbury William Morrow / HarperCollins 978-0-06-224210-5 $9.99   ebook? coll  
A Pleasure to Burn 2013-05-21 Ray Bradbury William Morrow / HarperCollins 978-0-06-207103-3 $10.99   ebook? coll  
S is for Space: Meisterhafte Storys 2017-09-01 Ray Bradbury Droemer Knaur (Knaur-Taschenbücher) 978-3-426-52073-4 €10.99 288 tp? coll  
A Medicine for Melancholy date unknown Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #N8098 $0.95 183 pb? coll Checkmark
A Medicine for Melancholy date unknown Ray Bradbury Bantam Books #Q2668 $1.25 183 pb? coll Checkmark
Classic Stories 2 date unknown Ray Bradbury Bantam Spectra 0-553-28638-2 $4.99 341 pb? coll Don Maitz Checkmark
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