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Title: The Sadness of the Executioner Title Record # 63343
Author: Fritz Leiber
Date: 1973-04-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1975 German Kämpfer wider den Tod
1978 Dutch De Droefenis van de Beul
1979Translated by Jacques Corday
French La tristesse du bourreau
1992Translated by Л. Довлатов / L. Dovlatov.
Russian [as by
Фриц Лейбер?Frits Leyber
Fritz Leiber
]
2003Translated by José Miguel Pallarés
Spanish La tristeza del verdugo
2006Translated by Joachim Körber
German Der traurige Henker

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Flashing Swords! #1 1973-04-00 ed. Lin Carter Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 5654 $1.49 xiv+
175
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Flashing Swords! #1 1973-07-00 ed. Lin Carter Dell 2640 $0.95 266
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.
anth Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Flashing Swords! I 1974-00-00 ed. Lin Carter Mayflower 0-583-12418-6 £0.35 160
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.
anth Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Kämpfer wider den Tod 1975-12-02 ed. Lin Carter Pabel (Terra Fantasy #15) TF15 DM 2.80 145
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.
anth Pujolar Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1977-07-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79166-2 $1.50 243
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1977-12-00 Fritz Leiber Gregg Press (The Saga of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser #6) 0-8398-2403-3 $8.50 243
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wayne Barlowe Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1977-12-00 Fritz Leiber George Prior Publishers 0-86043-164-9 £4.95 243
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wayne Barlowe Checkmark
Zwaarden en IJsmagie 1978-05-00 Fritz Leiber Meulenhoff (M=SF #133) 90-290-0937-3   223
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Kämpfer wider den Tod 1978-07-00 ed. Lin Carter Pabel (Terra Fantasy #15) TF15 DM 3.80 145
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.
anth Pujolar Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1979-00-00 Fritz Leiber Mayflower 0-583-13113-1 £0.85 189
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 Peter Elson Checkmark
La citadelle écarlate 1979-06-05 ed. Marc Duveau Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5055) 2-266-00758-0   374
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.
anth W. Siudmak Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1979-08-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79168-9 $1.95 243
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1981-04-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79169-7 $2.25 243
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Swords And Ice Magic 1983-01-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79178-6 $2.50 243
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  
La magie des glaces 1983-04-00 Fritz Leiber Temps Futurs (Temps Futurs - Heroic Fantasy) 2-86607-033-X F55.00 275
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 Andreas Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1984-01-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79189-1 $2.75 243
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1986-00-00 Fritz Leiber Grafton 0-583-13113-1 £2.50 189
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 Geoff Taylor Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1987-00-00 Fritz Leiber Grafton 0-583-13113-1 £2.50 189
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 Geoff Taylor Checkmark
La magie des glaces 1987-06-11 Fritz Leiber Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5261) 2-266-02001-3   253
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 W. Siudmak Checkmark
Zwaarden en IJsmagie 1987-07-00 Fritz Leiber Meulenhoff (M=SF #133) 90-290-0937-3   223
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 1990-00-00 Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79196-4 $3.95 243
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  
Swords' Masters 1990-04-00 Fritz Leiber GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 15972 $11.98 536
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Dean Morrissey Checkmark
1992-00-00 ed. 5-85701-001-2   448
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Return to Lankhmar 1997-00-00 Fritz Leiber White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-928-4 $21.99 383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Mike Mignola Checkmark
Return to Lankhmar 1998-01-04 Fritz Leiber White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-896-2 $5.99 496
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.
omni Mike Mignola Checkmark
The Second Book of Lankhmar 2001-12-00 Fritz Leiber Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz Fantasy Masterworks #24) 0-575-07358-6 £8.99 695
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.
omni Chris Moore Checkmark
Galaxia, 2, May-June 2003 2003-05-00 ed. León Arsenal Equipo Sirius   €3.75 76
A4?21 cm by 29.7 cm or 8.3" by 11.7" magazine, used by some UK and European magazines
mag Ken Niimura  
Swords' Masters 2004-02-00 Fritz Leiber Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-4205-8 $14.99 536
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Dean Morrissey  
Swords in The Mist/Swords and Ice Magic: Fafhrd and The Gray Mouser 2005-01-00 Fritz Leiber ibooks 0-7434-9804-6 $14.00 448
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.
omni  
Der traurige Henker 2006-09-00 Fritz Leiber Edition Phantasia (Phantasia Paperback Fantasy #2006) 3-937897-18-6 €19.90 400
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.
omni Lars Nestler  
Swords and Ice Magic 2008-07-00 Fritz Leiber Dark Horse Books 978-1-59582-080-8 $12.95 221
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 Heidi Whitcomb Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic 2012-07-02 Fritz Leiber Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-12392-2 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Swords and Ice Magic 2014-04-01 Fritz Leiber Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-4976-1689-9 $9.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Sadness of the Executioner 2017-00-00 Fritz Leiber Pegana Press   $75.00 18
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
chap Checkmark
Swords and Ice Magic date unknown Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79167-0 $1.75 243
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
Swords' Masters date unknown Fritz Leiber GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 1-56865-046-9   536
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Dean Morrissey  
Swords and Ice Magic date unknown Fritz Leiber Ace Books 0-441-79169-7 $2.25 243
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Second Book of Lankhmar date unknown Fritz Leiber Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz Fantasy Masterworks #24) 978-0-575-07358-6 £9.99 695
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.
omni Chris Moore Checkmark
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