Title: Dark Interlude

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Title: Dark Interlude Title Record # 64753
Authors: Fredric Brown and Mack Reynolds
Date: 1951-01-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A visitor from the future comes to observe what life was like in 20th century earth. He ends up in a rural area, falls in love with a beautiful local girl, and life seems to be pretty good. Until a horrible fact about his heritage is revealed.
User Rating: 10.00 (2 votes) Including variants and translations: 10.00 (3 votes) Your vote: Not cast VOTE
Current Tags: racism (1), time travel (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1951 Dark Interlude [as by Frederic Brown and Mack Reynolds]
Year Language Title
1953 Italian Ucciso dagli antenati
1954 French Sombre intermède [as by Mack Reynolds and Frederic Brown]
1957 Dutch Donker Tussenspel [as by Mack Reynolds and Frederic Brown]
1963 German Dunkles Zwischenspiel
1963 French Sombre interlude
1966 Dutch Donker Tussenspel
1977 Hungarian Sötét közjáték
1981 Croatian Mračna međuigraQuestion mark [as by Frederick Brown and Mack Reynolds]
1983 Italian Ucciso dagli antenati

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, January 1951 1951-01-00 ed. H. L. Gold World Editions, Inc.   $0.25 164 digest mag John Bunch Checkmark
Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1952-02-00 ed. H. L. Gold Crown Publishers     x+
566
hc anth Checkmark
The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1952 1952-08-19 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Frederick Fell   $2.95 284 hc anth Checkmark
Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1953-00-00 ed. H. L. Gold Grayson & Grayson     vi+
255
hc anth  
Urania #4 1953-02-01 ed. Giorgio Monicelli Arnoldo Mondadori Editore #4 150 Lit 160 digest mag Curt Caesar Checkmark
American Science Fiction, #22 1954-02-00 ed. uncredited Malian Press   A -/9 36 digest mag Stanley Pitt  
Galaxie (1ère série), #12 November 1954 1954-11-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 132 digest mag Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
Frontiers in Space: Selections From The Best Science Fiction Stories 1955-05-00 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Bantam Books #1328 $0.25 166 pb anth Checkmark
Verbinding met Morgen 1957-00-00 ed. Manuel van Loggem De Bezige Bij (Schrik in Plastic #4)     198 tp anth Pim van Boxsel Checkmark
Verbinding met Morgen 1957-00-00 ed. Manuel van Loggem De Bezige Bij (Schrik in Plastic #4)     198 tp anth Pim van Boxsel Checkmark
Nightmares and Geezenstacks 1961-07-00 Fredric Brown Bantam Books #J2296 $0.40 137 pb coll Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Nightmares and Geezenstacks 1962-00-00 Fredric Brown Corgi #SS1167 2/6 137 pb coll Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Human and Other Beings 1963-00-00 ed. Allen DeGraeff Collier Books #01951 $0.95 319 pb anth Checkmark
Alpträume 1963-00-00 Fredric Brown Hunna     128 hc coll  
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1963-00-00 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)   F6.00 220 pb coll  
Human and Other Beings 1963-06-00 ed. Allen DeGraeff Collier Books #AS567 $0.95 319 pb anth Checkmark
Alpträume 1965-05-00 Fredric Brown Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3046) #3046 DM 2.40 158 pb coll Checkmark
De Verschrikkelijke Buiksprekerspop 1966-00-00 ed. Manuel van Loggem Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1008) #1008 ƒ2.00 191 pb anth Dick Bruna Checkmark
The Old Masters 1970-09-00 ed. Brian Davis New English Library 0-450-00597-6 5/- 128 pb anth Jan Parker Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1972-01-15 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)     220 pb coll Checkmark
Histoires de voyages dans le temps 1975-00-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3772) 2-253-00769-2   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Les vents de Gath 1975-02-14 E. C. Tubb OPTA (OPTA - Galaxie Bis #40)   F9.00 252 pb novel Enki Bilal Checkmark
Histoires de voyages dans le temps 1976-00-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3772) 2-253-00769-2   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1976-12-23 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)     220 pb coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Galaktika 26: Tudományos-fantasztikus antológia 1977-00-00 ed. Kuczka Péter Kozmosz KönyvekQuestion mark #IF 2879 - e - 7779 Ft 12 127 pb anth Szabó Zoltán Checkmark
The Diversifier, #25 March 1978 1978-03-00 ed. C. C. Clingan, Jon Inouye, Ralph Stephen Harding, Joey Froelich, Robert Metcalf C. C. Clingan   $2.50 76 octavo fanzine Stephen Fabian Checkmark
Nightmares and Geezenstacks 1979-03-00 Fredric Brown Bantam Books 0-553-12456-0 $1.75 182 pb coll Hieronymus Bosch Checkmark
Science Fiction of the Fifties 1979-09-00 ed. Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph Olander Avon 0-380-46409-8 $4.95 xxiii+
438
tp anth Stanislaw Fernandes Checkmark
Shared Tomorrows: Science Fiction in Collaboration 1979-10-00 ed. Bill Pronzini, Barry N. Malzberg St. Martin's Press 0-312-71637-0 $10.95 xiv+
233
hc anth Gary La Sasso Checkmark
Science Fiction of the Fifties 1980-02-00 ed. Joseph Olander, Martin Harry Greenberg Avon / SFBC #3671 $3.98 xxii+
393
hc anth Gary Viskupic Checkmark
Sirius, #61 1981-07-05 ed. Borivoj JurkovićQuestion mark Vjesnik   30 din. 148 pb mag Vjekoslav IvezićQuestion mark Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1981-08-20 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65)     220 pb 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 coll Tim White Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1983-03-00 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65) 2-207-30065-X   220 pb coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Cosmolinea B-2 1983-06-00 Fredric Brown Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Biblioteca di Urania #12)   8,000 Lit 360 tp coll Karel Thole  
Histoires de voyages dans le temps 1987-01-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3772) 2-253-00769-2   442 pb anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
And the Gods Laughed 1987-10-00 Fredric Brown Phantasia Press 0-932096-47-6 $19.00 xxii +
431
hc coll Frank Kelly Freas  
And the Gods Laughed 1987-10-00 Fredric Brown Phantasia Press 0-932096-47-6 $50.00 xxii+
431+
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hc coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
La science-fiction 1992-10-00 ed. Antonia Gasquez, Edith Heintzmann Nathan 2-09-171093-8   155 pb anth Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 1996-10-00 Fredric Brown Denoël (Présence du Futur #65) 2-207-30065-X   220 pb 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 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 coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Fantômes et farfafouilles 2001-12-17 Fredric Brown Denoël (Folio SF #79) 2-07-041898-7   310 pb 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 coll Bob Eggleton  
Fantômes et farfafouilles 2006-03-02 Fredric Brown Denoël (Folio SF #79) 2-07-041898-7   310 pb 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 coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
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