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Title: The Distributor Title Record # 72804
Author: Richard Matheson
Date: 1958-03-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A man moves into a quiet suburban neighborhood and immediately sets out to disrupt it.
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Current Tags: horror (1), fantasy (1), psychology (1), social criticism (1), realism (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1971Translated by Henk Bouwman
Dutch De Vertegenwoordiger
1972Translated by Alain Dorémieux
French Le distributeur
1984 Italian Il dispensatore

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Playboy, March 1958 1958-03-00 ed. Editors of Playboy HMH Publishing   $0.50  
quarto?8.5" by 11" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
mag  
Shock! 1961-06-00 Richard Matheson Dell B195 $0.35 191
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Shock! 1961-06-00 Richard Matheson Dell B195 C$0.35 191
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Shock! 1961-11-00 Richard Matheson Dell B195 $0.35 191
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Shock! 1962-00-00 Richard Matheson Corgi 1180 2/6 160
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.
coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
Shock! 1966-09-00 Richard Matheson Dell 7828 $0.50 191
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 Tom Ryan Checkmark
Stalen Jongens, Felle Knapen 1971-00-00 Richard Matheson Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1385) 90-229-1385-6 ƒ2.95 190
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 Dick Bruna Checkmark
Territoires de l'inquiétude 1972-08-00 ed. Alain Dorémieux Casterman     342
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Stories to Be Read with the Door Locked 1975-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-49839-9   viii+
365
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Stories to Be Read with the Door Locked 1975-10-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House / BCE 1387   xii+
368
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Sposato Checkmark
AHP: Stories to be Read with the Door Locked (Volume I) 1977-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell 0138 $1.25 219
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  
Shock! 1978-00-00 Richard Matheson Sphere 0-7221-5893-9 £0.85 188
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 Checkmark
Shock I: Thirteen Tales to Thrill and Terrify 1979-05-00 Richard Matheson Berkley Books 0-425-04095-X $1.95 216
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 Murray Tinkelman Checkmark
Le livre d'or de la Science-Fiction: Richard Matheson 1981-05-18 Richard Matheson Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5110) 2-266-01031-X   340
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 Marcel Laverdet Checkmark
Shock 1 1984-07-23 Richard Matheson Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #1775) 24806-2 4,500 Lit 220
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 Paolo Tassinari , Pierpaolo Vetta  
Richard Matheson: Collected Stories 1989-09-00 Richard Matheson Dream Press 0-910489-10-6 $125 xxii+
889
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Richard Matheson: Collected Stories 1989-09-00 Richard Matheson Dream Press 0-910489-10-6 $25.00 xxii+
899
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 William Stout Checkmark
Richard Matheson: Collected Stories 1989-09-00 Richard Matheson Dream Press 0-910489-10-6 $ xxii+
889
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Journal d'un monstre 1990-02-00 Richard Matheson Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5110) 2-266-02849-9   348
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 Marcel Laverdet Checkmark
The Incredible Shrinking Man 1995-04-00 Richard Matheson Tor 0-812-52299-0 $4.99 373
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 Donato Giancola Checkmark
My Favorite Horror Story 2000-10-00 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #1166) 0-88677-914-6 $6.99 xvi+
303
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 Koeveks Checkmark
Shock - Prima Parte - 2000-10-00 Richard Matheson Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Millemondi (quarterly) #27)   9,900 Lit 346
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 Jacopo Bruno  
The Incredible Shrinking Man 2001-02-00 Richard Matheson Tor 0-312-85664-4 $14.95 351
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 Donato  
Nightmare at 20,000 Feet 2002-01-00 Richard Matheson Tor 0-312-87827-3 $14.95 335
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 Ravenwood  
Nightmare at 20,000 Feet 2002-01-00 Richard Matheson Tor 0-765-30411-2 $24.95 335
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ravenwood  
My Favorite Horror Story 2004-05-00 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg ibooks 0-7434-8740-0 $12.95 367
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 John Howe  
Richard Matheson: Collected Stories Volume Two 2005-04-00 Richard Matheson Gauntlet Press 1-887368-79-5 $16.95 453
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 Harry O. Morris  
My Favorite Horror Story 2007-00-00 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg MJF Books 978-1-56731-905-7   xiv+
258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ilona Wellmann Checkmark
My Favorite Horror Story 2007-11-25 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg ibooks 1-59687-199-7 $12.95 384
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  
The Incredible Shrinking Man 2008-00-00 Richard Matheson Tor 978-0-7653-6116-5 $4.99 373
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 Donato Giancola  
The Incredible Shrinking Man date unknown Richard Matheson Tor 0-312-85664-4 $14.95 351
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 Donato Checkmark
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