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Title: The Thames Valley Catastrophe Title Record # 71373
Author: Grant Allen
Date: 1897-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: pseudopod.org
Language: English
Synopsis: "A great vent opens in the Thames Valley, and molten lava flows onward to engulf London and all the Southern Counties". The terrific efforts of the hero on his fifty mile dash from Oxford to the Metropolis with only a bicycle between himself and awful death, brought tears to my eyes. -- E.J. Carnell, in "Novae Terrae" #8 (Nov. 1936).
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Publications

Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Strand Magazine, December 1897 1897-12-00 ed. Editors of The Strand Magazine, H. Greenhough Smith George Newnes   1/- 200
octavo?5.5" by 8.5" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
mag  
Science Fiction by Gaslight: A History of Science Fiction in Popular Magazines, 18911911 1968-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz World Publishing Co. A1372 $6.95 364
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Roger Hane Checkmark
Science Fiction by Gaslight 1974-00-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz Hyperion Press 0-88355-157-8 $4.25 364
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.
anth  
Science Fiction by Gaslight 1974-06-00 ed. Sam Moskowitz Hyperion Press (Classics of Science Fiction) 0-88355-128-4   364
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Beyond the Gaslight 1976-00-00 ed. Dik Evans, Hilary Evans Frederick Muller Ltd 0-584-31017-X   160
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Beyond the Gaslight 1977-00-00 ed. Dik Evans, Hilary Evans Vanguard Press 0-8149-0782-2 $12.50 160
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Science Fiction by the Rivals of H. G. Wells 1979-04-00 ed. Alan K. Russell Castle Books     xii+
508
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Science Fiction of the 19th Century 1981-06-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Beaufort Books 0-8253-0038-X $15.95 316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Science Fiction of the 19th Century 1983-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Gollancz 0-575-03305-3 9.95 316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Science Fiction of the 19th Century 1991-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Knightsbridge 1-56129-086-6 $4.95 316
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 George Roux Checkmark
Strange Tales from the Strand 1991-11-00 ed. Jack Adrian Oxford University Press 0-19-212305-X 15.95 xxiii+
373
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mick Brownfield Checkmark
Strange Tales from the Strand 1992-10-00 ed. Jack Adrian Oxford University Press 0-19-282997-1 6.99 xxiii+
373
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.
anth Mick Brownfield  
The End of the World: Classic Tales of Apocalyptic Science Fiction 2010-00-00 ed. Michael Kelahan Fall River Press 978-1-4351-2592-6 $7.98 457
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ben Gibson Checkmark
The Wordsworth Collection of Science Fiction 2011-12-00 ed. David Stuart Davies Wordsworth Editions 978-1-84022-656-0 6.99 xiv+
1312
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.
anth Nathan Clair Checkmark
Short Science Fiction Collection 051 2014-12-07 ed. LibriVox LibriVox   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Pseudopod, #665 2019-09-13 ed. Shawn Garrett, Alex Hofelich Escape Artists, Inc.   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
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