Short Stories & Novellas

Soft Come the Dragons (SS)

Dragon Tales (Mass Market Paperback)

Release Date: July 1982
Copyright: © 1982 by Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg and Charles G. Waugh
"Soft Come the Dragons" by Dean R. Koontz. Copyright © 1967 by Mercury Press, Inc. From The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. Reprinted by permission of Harold Ober Associates Incorporated.
Publisher: Fawcett Crest
Page Count: 318
Appears on page(s): 175-189
ISBN-10: 0-449-21306-4
Cover Price: $2.95
States: “First Ballantine Books Edition: July 1982 – 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1”
Author intro mentions How to Write Best Selling Fiction.

Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction

Release Date: August 1967
Page Count: 130
Issue: Volume 33, No. 2, Whole Number 195
Appears on page(s): 52-69
Cover Price: 50¢

The Liberated Future: Voyages into Tomorrow (Mass Market Paperback)

Release Date: December 1974
Copyright: Edited by Robert Hoskins
Copyright © 1974 by Fawcett Publications, Inc.
"Soft Come the Dragons," by Dean R. Koontz, originally appeared in the August 1967 issue of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Copyright © 1967 by the Mercury Press, Inc. Reprinted by permission of the author.
Publisher: Fawcett Crest
Page Count: 304
Appears on page(s): 198-212
SBN: 449-02329 / #Q2329
Cover Price: $1.50
States: "December 1974"
Editor’s introduction on page 197.

Soft Come the Dragons (Mass Market Paperback)

Release Date: 1970
Appears on page(s): 8-20


Listed as a 1967 “debut” on page 155 of Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia by John Clute.

Other editions:

Dragon Tales 6th printing

Last updated on March 29th, 2018