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Title: La légende du Mont Saint-Michel Title Record # 1617454
Author: Guy de Maupassant
Date: 1882-12-19
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: French
Note: First published in Gil Blas, 19 December 1882, with the signature Maufrigneuse.
Synopsis: A legend told by a Norman peasant: Mont-St-Michel is a rock off the coast. Once, St. Michael was the ruler of this rock, and Satan ruled all the fertile lands. The legend recounts how St. Michael tricked the devil and finally drove him out of Normandy.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1888 English The Legend of Mont St.-Michel
1923Translated by Storm Jameson
English The Legend of Mont Saint-Michel
1955 English The Legend of Mont-Saint-Michel
1976Translated by Lucie Haring and Rob Geuljans
Dutch De Legende van de Mont Saint-Michel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Devil Stories: An Anthology 1921-00-00 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin Alfred A. Knopf   $2.00 xix+
332
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
That Pig Morin and Other Stories 1923-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Alfred A. Knopf (The Collected Novels and Stories of Guy de Maupassant #3)     vi+
262
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Speak of the Devil 1945-07-00 ed. C. B. Boutell, Sterling North Doubleday, Doran   $3.00 xi+
334
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Complete Short Stories of Guy de Maupassant 1955-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Hanover House     xvii+
1339
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Deals with the Devil 1958-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Dodd, Mead & Co.   $4.00 xvii+
332
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Deals with the Devil 1959-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Faber and Faber     328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Contes fantastiques complets 1973-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #464)     384
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  
Contes fantastiques complets 1976-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #464)     380+
[4]
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.
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Fantastische Verhalen 1976-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Het Spectrum (Prisma #1726) 90-274-0853-X   153
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  
Qui sait ?: et autres histoires étranges 1981-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Union générale d'éditions (Les maîtres de l'étrange et de la peur) 2-264-00345-6   297
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 Frank Sérac  
Contes fantastiques complets 1983-01-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #464) 2-501-00040-4   384
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  
Beroemde Fantastische Verhalen 1985-00-00 uncredited Hema 1-132-92303-4   153+
221+
135
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Contes fantastiques complets 1996-01-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout #9001) 2-501-00948-7   384
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  
Devil Stories: An Anthology 2010-03-24 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin Project Gutenberg 31754    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Talk of the Devil: Twenty-Four Classic Short Stories of the Fallen Angel 2010-10-06 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin Leonaur Ltd 978-0-85706-237-6 £10.99 272
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  
Talk of the Devil: Twenty-Four Classic Short Stories of the Fallen Angel 2010-10-06 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin Leonaur Ltd 978-0-85706-238-3 £18.99 272
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Devil Stories: An Anthology 2011-01-05 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin CreateSpace 978-1-4564-8423-1 $24.95 352
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  
Devil Stories: An Anthology 2013-10-11 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin CreateSpace 978-1-4929-6611-1 $9.99 244
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  
Devil Stories: An Anthology 2015-01-04 ed. Maximilian J. Rudwin Cheapest Books 978-1-5059-9075-1 $17.99 378
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  
Clair de lune date unknown Guy de Maupassant Ollendorff (Œuvres complètes illustrées de Guy de Maupassant)     291
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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