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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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Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1924 Most Dangerous Game
1924 The Most Dangerous Game [as by Richard Connell]
Year Language Title
1959Translated by Max Schuchart
Dutch Het Gevaarlijkste Spel [as by Richard Connell]
1965Translated by an unknown hand
French Les plaisirs de la chasse [as by Richard Connell]
1969Translated by Aníbal Fernandes
Portuguese A Caça do General Zaroff [as by Richard Connell]
1974Translated by Juan Antonio Molina Foix
Spanish La más peligrosa de las cazas [as by Richard E. Connell]
1975Translated by Jos Ras.
French Le plus dangereux des gibiers [as by Richard Connell]
1981 Italian La pericolosa partita [as by Richard Connell]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Collier's, January 19, 1924 1924-01-19 ed. Editors of Collier's        
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
mag  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1944-00-00 ed. Phyllis Fraser, Herbert A. Wise Modern Library G72 $2.95 xix+
1080
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?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  
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) 425   189
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 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?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  
Les chefs-d'œuvre de l'épouvante?Les chefs-d'oeuvre de l'épouvante
1965-00-00 ed. Jacques Bergier, Alex Grall, Jacques Sternberg Planète (Anthologie Planète)     472
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jean Gourmelin  
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbinders in Suspense 1967-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-81665-X   206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Harold Isen Checkmark
Stories and Storytellers 1968-01-01 ed. David Aloian Addison-Wesley     273
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?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.
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Antologia do Conto Abominável 1969-00-00 ed. Aníbal Fernandes Afrodite (Antologia)     301
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 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?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 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?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  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1971-00-00 ed. Phyllis Fraser, Herbert A. Wise Hammond, Hammond & Co. 0-242-78551-4   832
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anth Stein Checkmark
The Ghouls 1971-02-15 ed. Peter Haining W. H. Allen 0-491-00027-8 £2.50 383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Ghouls 1971-03-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day     383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mark Abraham  
The Ghouls 1971-06-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day / BCE 3378   382
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The Ghouls 1972-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Pocket Books 78182 $1.25 xv+
[1]+
400
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 A. Magee Checkmark
Horrorscope: Volumen 1 1974-00-00 ed. Juan Antonio Molina Foix Alfaguara (Nostromo #7) 84-85118-15-4   253
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 Diego Lara  
The Ghouls: Book One 1974-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Orbit 0-86007-807-8 £0.60 198
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  
Alfred Hitchcock présente : Histoires abominables 1975-03-03 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Policier #1108) 2253009955   446
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.
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The Ghouls: Book One 1976-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Orbit 0-86007-807-8 £0.60 198
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
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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1977-00-00 ed. Phyllis Fraser, Herbert A. Wise Book Club Associates CN 4361   832
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Great Tales of Action and Adventure 1977-11-00 ed. George Bennett Dell 0-440-93202-5 $1.50 256
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
Early September: An Anthology of Short Stories 1980-00-00 ed. James A. MacNeill Nelson Canada 0-17-600749-0   205
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.
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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?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.
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Tales of Fear & Frightening Phenomena 1982-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Lodestar Books / Dutton 0-525-66789-X $10.50 131
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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Tales of Fear & Frightening Phenomena 1982-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke J. M. Dent 0-460-06118-6 £5.95 132
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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Pesadillas de celuloide 1984-00-00 ed. Juan Antonio Molina Foix Forum (Spain) (Biblioteca del Terror #57) 84-7574-227-0 ESP 175 95
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.
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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
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The Ghouls 1994-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Bounty Books 1-85152-373-1 £4.99 384
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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
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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
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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+
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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
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100 Doors to Madness 2013-10-00 ed. David Nell Forgotten Tomb Press 978-1-4928-9647-0 $14.95 382
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The Big Book of Rogues and Villains 2017-10-00 ed. Otto Penzler Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-0-525-43248-7 $25.00 xv+
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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
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anth Henry Fuseli Checkmark
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural date unknown ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-394-60446-6 $9.95 xix+
1034
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Sara Eisenmann Checkmark
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) 425   189
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.
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