The Age of Lead and Other Fantastic Romances

( French - L'Age de Plomb - c.1922 )

collection by Henri Falk

translated by Brian Stableford

Published: Black Coat Press - trade paperback - 2010 ( French Science Fiction 1 )
ISBN: 1935558420 / 9781935558422

Black Coat Press ( Barnes & Noble ) - Nook - 2011
BN ID: 2940013296794

Black Coat Press ( Amazon ) - Kindle - 2011

Introduction and Notes by Brian Stableford
The Astonishing Adventure of Sébastien Phlipot ( L'Etonnante aventure de Sébastien Phlipot 1911 )
Master of the Three States ( Le Maître des Trois Etats 1917 )
The Age of Lead ( L'Age de Plomb 1922 )

The Astonishing Adventure of Sébastien Phlipot
A magician transfers a man's ability to sense pain or pleasure into a small figurine.
Master of the Three States
Tells of a scientist who creates a machine that can transform the human body into a liquid or a gas.
The Age of Lead
The Sun's increased emission of gamma rays cause a universal scourge, the only remedy of which is lead, which suddenly becomes more valuable than gold.