Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Ray Bradbury's Personal Carbon File Copy of "Troll Charge"

    Ray Bradbury and Samuel Rolfe. Bradbury's Original Carbon File Copy of "Troll Charge". [N.p., n.d., ca. 1952]. Seven quarto carbon typewritten pages and quarto typewritten title-page on eight quarto leaves, rectos only. On plain white paper. Approximately 11 x 8.5 inches. Paperclip marks at upper left, else fine. Bradbury and Rolfe wrote this short story (unpublished until 2004) when both were working on the script for the 1953 film, It Came from Outer Space (Universal, 1953; Bradbury did not write the final version of the script, but he and Rolfe worked on four treatments).

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 388

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $50,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $50,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 36 days left to consign to the 2020 September 13 - 14 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - New York !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions and Mr. Chad Reingold were...professional and courteous in all transactions and provided outstanding service in answering my many emails. I recommend them at the highest level.
    Killy M.,
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search