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Title: Big, Wide, Wonderful World

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Title: Big, Wide, Wonderful World Title Record # 74366
Author: Charles E. Fritch
Date: 1958-03-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Shock Short
Language: English
Synopsis: For an adventure, in the future a group of friends decide to eschew the periodic injections required by their society, which stave off a horrible nightmare.
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Year Title
1958 Big Wide Wonderful World
Year Language Title
1959Translated by Catherine
French Aux yeux de l'enfant...
1965Translated by Catherine.
French Une si jolie planète [as by Charles Fritch]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1958 1958-03-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Mercury Press, Inc.   $0.35 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Mel Hunter Checkmark
Fiction, #62 1959-01-00 ed.
Alain Dorémieux?Alain Doremieux
OPTA   F140.00 148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Philippe Curval Checkmark
The Fiend in You 1962-00-00 ed. Charles Beaumont Ballantine Books F641 $0.50 vi+
158
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Venture Science Fiction [UK], May 1965 1965-05-00 ed. Ronald R. Wickers Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   3/- 116
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
Crazy Mixed-Up Planet 1969-11-00 Charles E. Fritch Powell PP197 $0.95 203
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 Bill Hughes Checkmark
Perry Rhodan #22: The Fleet of the Springers 1973-03-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman Ace Books 66005 $0.75 156
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.
mag Gray Morrow Checkmark
The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series III 1975-07-00 ed. Richard Davis DAW Books (DAW Collectors #155) UY1180 $1.25 173
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 Michael Whelan Checkmark
The First Orbit Book of Horror Stories 1976-09-16 ed. Richard Davis Orbit 0-86007-919-8 £0.60 192
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  
Ackermanthology: 65 Astonishing, Rediscovered Sci-Fi Shorts 1997-04-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman General Publishing Group 1-57544-056-3 $12.95 304
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 Kurt Wahlner Checkmark
Ackermanthology: 65 Astonishing Rediscovered Sci-Fi Shorts, Millennium Edition 2000-09-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman Sense of Wonder Press 0-918736-25-0 $14.95 xi+
302
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 Anton Brzezinski Checkmark
Les chefs-d'œuvre de l'épouvante?Les chefs-d'oeuvre de l'épouvante
date unknown ed. Jacques Bergier, Alex Grall, Jacques Sternberg Planète (Anthologie Planète)     472
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Gourmelin Checkmark
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