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Title: The Phantom Bus Title Record # 86751
Author: W. Elwyn Backus
Date: 1930-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: After his fiance is killed in a bus crash, a man begins to see a black bus, and to dream of boarding it.
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Year Language Title
1990 Italian L'autobus fantasma

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Weird Tales, September 1930 1930-09-00 ed. Farnsworth Wright Popular Fiction Publishing Co.   $0.25 148
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag C. C. Senf Checkmark
Creeps by Night: Chills and Thrills 1931-09-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett John Day   $2.50 525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Modern Tales of Horror 1932-07-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Gollancz   5/- 448
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Terror at Night 1947-00-00 ed. Herbert Williams Avon Book Co. 110 $0.25 194
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 Mayers Checkmark
The Red Brain and Other Thrillers 1961-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Belmont Books 239 $0.35 141
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 Checkmark
The Red Brain and Other Thrillers 1965-09-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Four Square Books   3/6 159
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 Checkmark
Vivono di notte. 18 racconti dell'orrore 1990-09-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Mondadori (Omnibus) 88-04-34172-6 Lit 25,000 382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
100 Wild Little Weird Tales 1994-12-00 ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-557-8 $7.98 xix+
581
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Kevin McGuinness  
100 Wild Little Weird Tales 1997-00-00 ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0205-5 $4.98 xix+
581
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 Kevin McGuinness  
100 Wild Little Weird Tales 2005-00-00 ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-557-8 $7.98 xix+
581
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Igor Satanovsky Checkmark
Urania #1497 Supplement 2005-04-00 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Mondadori 1497 Supplement 4.10 298
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 Franco Brambilla  
Weird Tales (disc 2) 2019-00-00 ed. uncredited        
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth  
100 Wild Little Weird Tales date unknown ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-557-8   xix+
581
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Kevin McGuinness Checkmark
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