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Title: The Thing at the Top of the Stairs

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Title: The Thing at the Top of the Stairs Title Record # 49239
Author: Ray Bradbury
Date: 1988-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Translations
Year Language Title
1989Translated by Daniel Lemoine
French En haut de l'escalier
1989Translation: Michael Windgassen
German Das Ding auf der Treppe
1989 Italian La creatura in cima alle scale
1989 French La bête de l'escalier
2003 Italian La Cosa in cima alle scale

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1988 Stoker Superior Achievement in Short Fiction

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Toynbee Convector 1988-00-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf / BOMC 0-394-54703-9   viii+
275
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wendell Minor Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1988-00-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf / BCE     275
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wendell Minor Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1988-06-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-54703-9 $17.95 viii+
275
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wendell Minor Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1988-06-00 Ray Bradbury Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-57109-6 $150.00 278
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wendell Minor  
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, July 1988 1988-07-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.   $1.75 164
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 Ilene Meyer Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1989-00-00 Ray Bradbury Grafton 0-586-20578-0 £2.99 277
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 Steve Crisp Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1989-03-00 Ray Bradbury Grafton 0-246-13430-5 £12.95 277
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wendell Minor  
Fiction, #407 1989-04-00 ed. Editors of Fiction OPTA   F42.00 196
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 Florence Magnin Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1989-06-00 Ray Bradbury Bantam Spectra 0-553-27957-2 $3.95 225
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 Kevin Johnson Checkmark
In Video Veritas 1989-08-00 ed. Ronald M. Hahn Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4621) 3-453-03492-9 DM 9.80 251
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Millemondinverno 1989: 2 Romanzi brevi e 20 Racconti 1989-11-00 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Millemondi #36)   8,000 Lit 380
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 Karel Thole  
A l'ouest d'octobre 1989-12-00 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #500) 2-207-30500-7   334
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 Marie-Christine Forest Checkmark
The Toynbee Convector 1990-03-00 Ray Bradbury Grafton 0-586-20578-0 £3.50 277
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 Steve Crisp Checkmark
A l'ouest d'octobre 1994-03-00 Ray Bradbury Denoël (Présence du Futur #500) 2-207-30500-7   334
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 Marie-Christine Forest Checkmark
Viaggiatore del tempo. Racconti 2003-01-00 Ray Bradbury Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Piccola Biblioteca Oscar #299) 88-04-50801-9 € 8.00 306
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  
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