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Title:
Гробовщик?Grobovshchik
Title Record # 1301664
Author:
Date: 1831-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: FantLab, Wikipedia-EN, Wikipedia-RU
Language: Russian
Note: The title reads Grobovshchik, "The Undertaker / Mortician", literally "Coffin-Maker".
Synopsis: A coffin-maker, angered by others' derision of his profession, drunkenly invites his corpses to dinner at his home. They arrive (he may be dreaming this).
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1830 English The Coffin-Maker [as by Nikolai Pushkin]
1894Translated by T. Keane. This title record covers publications that are believed to be the Keane translation; it is confirmed in the case of The Book of the Living Dead, but the others should be checked.
English The Coffin-Maker [as by Alexander Pushkin]
1894Translated by T. Keane
English The Coffin-Maker [as by Alexander Poushkin]
1936Translated by T. Keane, revised by Avrahm Yarmolinsky.
English The Undertaker [as by Alexander Pushkin]
1949Translated by André Gide and Jacques Schiffrin
French Le marchand de cercueils [as by Pouchkine]
1957Translated by John Wakefield
English The Undertaker [as by Alexander Pushkin]
1975Translated by André Meynieux
French Le fabricant de cercueils [as by Alexandre Pouchkine]
1978 German Gäste zur Nacht [as by Alexander Puschkin]
1981Translated by Ernest Jaubert and B. Tseytline.
French Le marchand de cercueils [as by Alexandre Pouchkine]
1984Translated by Michael Pfeiffer
German Der Sargmacher [as by Alexander Puschkin]
1984Translated by I. Litvinov, T. Litvinov
English The Undertaker [as by Alexander Pushkin]
1994Translated by Marilyn Minto
English The Coffin-Maker [as by Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin]
2015Unknown translation
English The Coffin-Maker [as by Alexander Pushkin]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Prose Tales of Alexander Poushkin 1894-00-00 Alexander Poushkin George Bell & Sons     402
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
More Great Tales of Horror 1935-00-00 ed. Marjorie Bowen John Lane, The Bodley Head   8/6 xviii+
431
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Tales of the Supernatural 1945-00-00 ed. uncredited Pan Books   1/- 126
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
Tales of the Supernatural 1947-08-00 ed. uncredited Pan Books 22 2/- 183
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Ronald Searle  
Tales of the Supernatural 1951-00-00 ed. uncredited Pan Books 22 2/- 183
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Carl Wilton  
Phantom, July 1957 1957-07-00 ed. Leslie Syddall Dalrow Publications Limited   2/- 112
octavo?5.5" by 8.5" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
fanzine R. W. S.  
La dame de pique et autres récits 1960-00-00 Pouchkine Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Classique #577)     179
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Goya Checkmark
Summoned from the Tomb: Great Tales of Horror 1966-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Brown, Watson R968 3/6 160
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
Summoned from the Tomb: Great Tales of Horror (expanded) 1973-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-97955-0 £2.25 ix+
213
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
La Russie fantastique de Pouchkine à Platonov 1975-00-00 ed. Jean-Pierre Bours Marabout (Anthologie du Fantastique)     406
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Henri Lievens  
18 Geisterstories 1978-00-00 ed. Manfred Kluge Heyne (Heyne-Anthologien #61) 3-453-45034-5 DM 7.80 255
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
La princesse morte et les sept chevaliers 1981-00-00 Alexandre Pouchkine Union générale d'éditions (Les maîtres de l'étrange et de la peur) 2-264-00359-6   236
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Alain Tercinet  
Russian 19th-century Gothic Tales 1984-00-00 ed. Valentin Korovin 5-05-000195-1   606
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Der Postmeister und andere Erzählungen 1984-00-00 Alexander Puschkin Neues Leben (Kompass-Bücherei #316)   M 1.80 169
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Hille Blumfeld Checkmark
Russian Tales of the Fantastic 1994-00-00 ed. Marilyn Minto Bristol Classical Press 1-85399-225-9 £9.95 xv+
199
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Great Short Stories: Fiction from the Masters of World Literature 1995-00-00 ed. Charles Neider Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0268-0 $16.95 xvi+
553
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
The Book of the Living Dead 2010-10-00 ed. John Richard Stephens Berkley Books 978-0-425-23706-9 $15.00 xi+
399
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
100 Great Short Stories 2015-02-23 ed. James Daley Dover Publications (Dover Thrift Editions) 978-0-486-80328-9 $10.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
100 Great Short Stories 2015-03-18 ed. James Daley Dover Publications (Dover Thrift Editions) 978-0-486-79021-3   768
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
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