Title: The Most Dangerous Game

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Title: The Most Dangerous Game Title Record # 96695
Author: Richard Edward Connell
Date: 1924-01-19
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: novelette
Webpages: IMDB, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: By chance the big-game hunter Rainsford has been stranded on an island owned by another hunter, General Zaroff. Zaroff reveals that he has grown bored with hunting even the most dangerous animals, and wants to match wits with human prey. Rainsford is to be pitted against him in a desperate effort to survive.
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Year Title
1924 Most Dangerous Game
1924 The Most Dangerous Game [as by Richard Connell]
Year Language Title
1959 Dutch Het Gevaarlijkste Spel [as by Richard Connell]
1965 French Les plaisirs de la chasse [as by Richard Connell]
1969 Portuguese A Caça do General Zaroff [as by Richard Connell]
1974 Spanish La más peligrosa de las cazas [as by Richard E. Connell]
1981 Italian La pericolosa partita [as by Richard Connell]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Collier's, January 19, 1924 1924-01-19 ed. Editors of Collier's         unknown? mag  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1944-00-00 ed. Herbert A. Wise, Phyllis Fraser Modern Library #G72 $2.95 xix+
1080
hc? anth George Salter Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: 13 More Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell   $0.35 224 pb? anth  
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) #425   189 pb? anth R. van Giffen  
13 More Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on T.V. 1960-10-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell #D281 $0.35 224 pb? anth  
Les chefs-d'œuvre de l'épouvante? 1965-00-00 ed. Jacques Bergier, Alex Grall, Jacques Sternberg Planète (Anthologie Planète)     472 hc? anth Jean Gourmelin  
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbinders in Suspense 1967-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-81665-X   206 hc? anth Harold Isen Checkmark
Stories and Storytellers 1968-01-01 ed. David Aloian Addison-Wesley     273 hc? anth Checkmark
Night in Funland and Other Stories from Literary Cavalcade 1968-02-00 ed. Jerome Brondfield Scholastic Book Services #TK1056 $0.75 238 pb? anth Margaret Howlett Checkmark
Antologia do Conto Abominável 1969-00-00 ed. Aníbal Fernandes Afrodite (Antologia)     301 tp? anth Carlos Fernandes  
Night in Funland and Other Stories from Literary Cavalcade 1969-12-00 ed. Jerome Brondfield Scholastic Book Services #TK1056 $0.75 238 pb? anth Margaret Howlett Checkmark
Night in Funland and Other Stories from Literary Cavalcade 1970-02-00 ed. Jerome Brondfield Scholastic Book Services #TK1056 $0.75 238 pb? anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1971-00-00 ed. Herbert A. Wise, Phyllis Fraser Hammond, Hammond & Co. 0-242-78551-4   832 hc? anth Stein Checkmark
The Ghouls 1971-02-15 ed. Peter Haining W. H. Allen 0-491-00027-8 £2.50 383 hc? anth  
The Ghouls 1971-03-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day     383 hc? anth Mark Abraham  
The Ghouls 1971-06-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day / BCE #3378   382 hc? anth Mark Abraham Checkmark
The Ghouls 1972-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Pocket Books #78182 $1.25 xv+
[1]+
400
pb? anth A. Magee Checkmark
Horrorscope: Volumen 1 1974-00-00 ed. Juan Antonio Molina Foix Alfaguara (Nostromo #7) 84-85118-15-4   253 tp? anth Diego Lara  
The Ghouls: Book One 1974-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Orbit 0-86007-807-8 £0.60 198 pb? anth  
The Ghouls: Book One 1976-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Orbit 0-86007-807-8 £0.60 198 pb? anth Checkmark
Thirteen Tales of Terror 1977-00-00 ed. Les Daniels, Diane Thompson Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-14845-5 $4.95 xviii+
260
hc? anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1977-00-00 ed. Herbert A. Wise, Phyllis Fraser Book Club Associates #CN 4361   832 hc? anth Checkmark
Great Tales of Action and Adventure 1977-11-00 ed. George Bennett Dell 0-440-93202-5 $1.50 256 pb? anth Richard Powers  
Early September: An Anthology of Short Stories 1980-00-00 ed. James A. MacNeill Nelson Canada 0-17-600749-0   205 tp? anth Checkmark
Al cinema con il mostro. Volume primo 1981-11-11 ed. Peter Haining Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #1433) #20569-0 3,750 Lit 250 pb? anth John Holmes  
Tales of Fear & Frightening Phenomena 1982-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Lodestar Books / Dutton 0-525-66789-X $10.50 131 hc? anth  
Tales of Fear & Frightening Phenomena 1982-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke J. M. Dent 0-460-06118-6 £5.95 132 hc? anth  
Pesadillas de celuloide 1984-00-00 ed. Juan Antonio Molina Foix Forum (Spain) (Biblioteca del Terror #57) 84-7574-227-0   194 tp? anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1994-00-00 ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-679-60128-7 $25.95 xix+
1034
hc? anth Henry Fuseli Checkmark
The Ghouls 1994-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Bounty Books 1-85152-373-1 £4.99 384 hc? anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1994-10-00 ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-679-60128-7 $21.00 xix+
1034
hc? anth Fuseli Checkmark
The Big Book of Adventure Stories 2011-05-00 ed. Otto Penzler Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-0-307-47450-6 $25.00 xvii+
874
tp? anth Rafael DeSoto Checkmark
Psychos: Serial Killers, Depraved Madmen, and the Criminally Insane 2012-09-25 ed. John Skipp Black Dog & Leventhal 978-1-57912-914-9 $18.95 vi+
608
tp? anth Red Herring Design Checkmark
Survive, or Die! 21 Ultimate Adventures 2013-00-00 ed. T. M. Gray, Charles G. Waugh Sam Teddy Publishing 978-1-935573-67-8 $19.95 432 tp? anth  
100 Doors to Madness 2013-10-00 ed. David Nell Forgotten Tomb Press 978-1-4928-9647-0 $14.95 382 tp? anth Checkmark
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural date unknown ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-679-60128-7 $25.95 xix+
1034
hc? anth Henry Fuseli Checkmark
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural date unknown ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library #394-60446-6 $9.95 xix+
1034
hc? anth Sara Eisenmann Checkmark
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) #425   189 pb? anth R. van Giffen Checkmark
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