Title: Touched with Fire

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Title: Touched with Fire Title Record # 64897
Author: Ray Bradbury
Date: 1954-06-01
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Adapted for television in 1956 by "Alfred Hitchcock Presents" as "Shopping for Death" .
Synopsis: A pair of insurance salesmen develop a process of prediction of who is about to die prematurely, and attempt to intervene.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1957 French Canicule
1971 Dutch Hittegolf
1978 Portuguese A mulher demoníaca
1985 Finnish Tulen kosketus
1986 German Von der Hitze gepackt
2001 Italian Il sacro fuoco

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The October Country 1955-00-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books   $3.50 306 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
The October Country 1956-00-00 Ray Bradbury Hart-Davis   15/- 306 hc? coll Joe Mugnaini  
The October Country 1956-04-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books F139 $0.50 276 pb? coll Joe Mugnaini Checkmark
Le pays d'octobre 1957-00-00 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #20)   F500 268 pb? coll  
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
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
Macaber Carnaval 1971-00-00 Ray Bradbury Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1387) 90-229-1387-2 ƒ2.75 160 pb? coll Dick Bruna Checkmark
The October Country 1971-02-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 01637   276 pb? coll Bob Pepper  
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
The October Country 1974-01-00 Ray Bradbury Ballantine Books 0-345-22760-3 $1.25 276 pb? 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 pb? coll Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
Le pays d'octobre 1977-02-07 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #20)     316 pb? coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Le pays d'octobre 1977-07-05 Ray Bradbury France Loisirs 2-7242-0136-1   316 hc? coll Benjamin Baltimore Checkmark
O País de Outubro 1978-00-00 Ray Bradbury Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #246)     213 pb? coll Manuel Dias 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
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 1981-00-00 Ray Bradbury Granada 0-246-11540-8 £12.50 xx+
884
hc? coll  
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
The October Country 1982-12-00 Ray Bradbury Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-30045-9   276 pb? coll Whistl'n Dixie Checkmark
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
Le pays d'octobre 1984-05-18 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #20) 2-207-30020-X   316 pb? coll Stéphane Dumont 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
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
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
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
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  
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  
Ray Bradbury Stories Volume 1 2012-06-28 Ray Bradbury Harper Voyager (UK) 978-0-00-749768-3 £1.99   ebook? coll  
The October Country date unknown Ray Bradbury Grafton 0-586-04229-6 £4.99 192 pb? coll Steve Crisp Checkmark
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