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Title: The Biography Project

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Title: The Biography Project Title Record # 973606
Author: H. L. Gold
Date: 1951-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: The scientists of an institute devoted to filming great figures of the past through a time viewer begin with Sir Isaac Newton, but quickly realize that the project must be abandoned.
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Current Tags: twist ending (1), viewing of past (1), Sir Isaac Newton (1), only humans (1), only Earth (1), paranoid psychosis (1) Add Tags

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Year Title
1951 The Biography Project [as by Dudley Dell]
1951 The Biography Project [as by Horace L. Gold]
Year Language Title
1984Translated by Tony Westermayr
German Nicht gucken!

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, September 1951 1951-09-00 ed. H. L. Gold World Editions, Inc.   $0.35 164
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 Don Sibley Checkmark
Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1952-02-00 ed. H. L. Gold Crown Publishers     x+
566
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Galaxy Reader of Science Fiction 1953-00-00 ed. H. L. Gold Grayson & Grayson     vi+
255
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Old Die Rich and Other Science Fiction Stories 1955-00-00 H. L. Gold Crown Publishers   $3.00 250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ava Morgan Weiss Checkmark
The Old Die Rich and Other Science Fiction Stories 1965-00-00 H. L. Gold Dennis Dobson   18/- 250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Weaver Checkmark
Perry Rhodan #92: The Target Star 1976-04-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman, Pat LoBrutto Ace Books 66076 $1.25 196
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 Gray Morrow Checkmark
Dark Sins, Dark Dreams: Crime in Science Fiction 1978-01-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Bill Pronzini Doubleday 0-385-12832-0 $7.95 xii+
[2]+
224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Robert Korn Checkmark
Microcosmic Tales 1980-09-00 ed. Joseph D. Olander, Martin Harry Greenberg, Isaac Asimov Taplinger 0-8008-5238-9 $12.95 [15]+
325
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ivy Strick Checkmark
Feuerwerk der Science Fiction: Hundert utopische Geschichten 1984-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Bertelsmann (Science Fiction & Fantasy Club) 01680 8   303
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Chris Foss Checkmark
Time Warps 1984-03-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg, Charles Waugh Raintree Publishers (Science Fiction Shorts) 0-8172-1742-8 $15.15 48
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rickard Nass , Rhonda Nass  
Feuerwerk der SF 1984-07-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Goldmann (Edition '84: Die positiven Utopien #8) 3-442-08408-3 DM 14.80 362
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 Klaus Holitzka Checkmark
Microcosmic Tales 1992-06-00 ed. Joseph D. Olander, Martin Harry Greenberg, Isaac Asimov DAW Books (DAW Collectors #883) 0-88677-532-9 $4.99 xxi+
330
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 Jim Burns Checkmark
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
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