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Item - Blade of the Guillotine

(First printing)
(First printing)
(First printing, with Australian distribution sticker)
(First printing, with Australian distribution sticker)
(First printing, with Australian distribution sticker)
(First printing, with Australian distribution sticker)
(Book club edition)

Combined Summary

Series: Time Machine — no. 14
Platforms: Kindle (Kindle edition)
Microsoft Reader (Microsoft Reader edition)
Translated Into: La hoja de la guillotina (Spanish)
Ostrica giljotine (Serbo-Croatian)
Ostrze gilotyny (Polish)
Rezilo giljotine (Slovenian)
Sečiloto na gilotinata (Macedonian)
I skyggen av giljotinen (Norwegian)
Author: Cover, Arthur Byron
Illustrators: Steranko (cover)
Hampton, Scott (interior)
Dates: October, 1986 (First printing)
2001 (Microsoft Reader edition)
September 17, 2013 (Kindle edition)
May 1, 2017 (Ibooks reissue)
ISBNs: 0553166603 / 9780553166606 (Book club edition)
0553260383 / 9780553260380 (First printing)
1596876255 / 9781596876255 (Ibooks reissue)
Length: 125 pages (plus data bank and data file) (Book club edition, First printing, First printing, with Australian distribution sticker, Kindle edition, Microsoft Reader edition)
Number of Endings: 1
Cover Price: US$2.50 (First printing)
User Summary: You must discover what happened to a diamond necklace that was an important part of the beginning of the French Revolution.
Demian's Thoughts:

This isn't a bad gamebook, but it's slightly weak for this series. Some of the jumps to previously read sections are a bit awkward and the option before the story begins of bringing or not bringing a red scarf is pointless and wastes time.

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Special Thanks:Thanks to Ryan Lynch for the first printing (with Australian distribution sticker) cover images.
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Known Editions

Book club edition
First printing
First printing, with Australian distribution sticker
Ibooks reissue
Kindle edition
Microsoft Reader edition

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