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Frritt-Flacc - 1884
Fritt-Flacc - 1884

French
(J-M Margot)
Jules Verne
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V031
Mxxx
A57
This short story was also published as part of a collection of short stories in Yesterday and Tomorrow.

Alternate English Titles:

    Fritt Flacc
    Frritt-Flacc

    Dr Trifulgas, A Fantastic Tale
    Storm (The)
    Fweeee--Splash!


Plot Synopsis: 
(courtesy of D. Kytasaari - http://epguides.com/djk/JulesVerne/works.shtml)

Doctor Trifulgas does not realize he is risking his own life when he hesitates to come to the aid of a man with a stroke.

NOTE: This story was included after Un Billet de Loterie.


Book Collecting Information:
French - Hetzel: (n/a) Un Billet de loterie suivi de Frritt-Flacc
1886
Jules Hetzel
Paris

RE: BELOW ***You read it here first / Jan 2005***

First English Editon:

Frritt-Flacc
1885/1885 (Dec. 1884)
le Figaro Illustré, supplement
Paris

(yes, French publication, but contents in English! - though all ads in French)

illustrated by Willettte
7 chapters across 2 pages (pp 6 + 7)

First UK Editon: Dr. Trifulgas
1892, July
Strand Magazine
London

pp 53-57

First US Edition:
Frritt-Flacc
1947
Futuria House
42 West 43rd Street
New York 19, NY

Other Editions:

  The Ordeal of Dr. Trifulgus
1957, July
Saturn, Sci Fi Magazine
US

translated by Willis T. Bradley

The Storm
1984
Clarkson N. Potter
US

edited by Alberto Manguel
pp 280-286

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