Title: L'auberge

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Title: L'auberge Title Record # 1733597
Author: Guy de Maupassant
Date: 1886-09-01
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: French
Note: A genre story in that Ulrich hears a ghostly voice, even if it is the product of derangement; also, Maupassant's stories of madness are all counted among his fantastic fiction. First published in Les Lettres et les Arts, 1 September 1886.
Synopsis: The Hauser family closes their mountain inn for the winter, leaving behind old Gaspard Hari, the young guide Ulrich Kunsi, and the dog Sam to take care of the place. Gaspard Hari disappears in the snow, and Ulrich and Sam search for him unsuccessfully. Ulrich, deranged by loneliness, begins to hear the ghostly voice of the lost man, incessantly reproaching him. He takes to drinking. When the family returns in the spring, they find him in a terrible state.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1903 English The Inn
1923 English The Hostelry
1976 Dutch De Herberg
1982 Romanian Hanul
1987 German Das Gasthaus
2003 English The Inn

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Sur l'Eau, La Vie Errante, A Family Affair, and Other Stories 1910-00-00 Guy de Maupassant P. F. Collier & Son (The Miromesnil Edition of Guy de Maupassant #5)     [381] hc? coll Checkmark
The Horla and Other Stories 1925-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Alfred A. Knopf (The Collected Novels and Stories of Guy de Maupassant #12)       hc? coll  
Les maîtres de la peur 1927-00-00 ed. André de Lorde, Albert Dubeux Delagrave (Pallas)     430 pb? anth  
The Mammoth Book of Thrillers, Ghosts and Mysteries 1936-00-00 ed. J. M. Parrish, John R. Crossland Odhams Press     766 hc? anth  
The Complete Short Stories of De Maupassant 1941-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Blue Ribbon     1011 hc? coll Checkmark
The Complete Short Stories of Guy de Maupassant 1955-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Hanover House     xvii+
1339
hc? coll  
Guy de Maupassant's Short Stories 1962-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Everyman's Library (UK)     xiv+
335
hc? coll Checkmark
Contes fantastiques complets 1973-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #464)     384 pb? coll  
Uncanny 1974-00-00 ed. Bryan A. Netherwood Blackie & Son 0-216-89725-4 £2.50 x+
306
hc? anth  
Contes fantastiques complets 1976-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #464)     380+
[4]
pb? coll Checkmark
Fantastische Verhalen 1976-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Het Spectrum (Prisma #1726) 90-274-0853-X   153 pb? coll  
Tales of Supernatural Terror 1977-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Pan Books 0-330-23397-1 £0.50 xi+
160
pb? coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
The Thirteenth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1977-00-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana 0-00-614900-6 £0.60 189 pb? anth  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories 1981-00-00 ed. Leslie Shepard Citadel Press 0-8065-0765-9 $6.95 288 hc? anth  
Moarta îndrăgostită: Proză fantastică franceză, Vol. 3? 1982-00-00 Irina Mavrodin Editura Minerva (Biblioteca pentru toți? #1111)     288 pb? coll Domó István  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories 1983-00-00 ed. Leslie Shepard Citadel Press 0-8065-0859-0 $6.95 288 tp? anth  
Contes fantastiques complets 1983-01-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #464) 2-501-00040-4   384 pb? coll  
Realms of Darkness 1985-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-86273-244-1 $8.95 796 hc? anth Checkmark
Realms of Darkness 1985-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-86273-244-1   796 hc? anth Checkmark
Beroemde Fantastische Verhalen 1985-00-00 uncredited Hema 1-132-92303-4   153+
221+
135
hc? omni Checkmark
Das GeisterHausBuch: Band 2 1987-00-00 ed. Klaus Seehafer Ravensburger (Ravensburger Taschenbuch #1652) 3-473-51652-X     pb? anth Jindra Čapek?  
Realms of Darkness 1988-00-00 ed. uncredited Chartwell Books 1-55521-251-4   663 hc? anth  
The Dark Side of Guy de Maupassant 1989-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Xanadu 0-947761-97-7 £10.99 320 hc? coll Checkmark
The Dark Side of Guy de Maupassant 1989-06-00 Guy de Maupassant Carroll & Graf 0-88184-459-4 $18.95 xvi+
252
hc? coll Luigi Loir Checkmark
Les maîtres de la peur 1991-00-00 ed. Albert Dubeux, André de Lorde Recto-Verso (Ides et Autres)     430 pb? anth  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories 1991-11-00 ed. Leslie Shepard Carol Paperbacks / Carol Publishing Group 0-8216-2505-5 $4.50 288 pb? anth Es Rouya  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories 1992-07-00 ed. Leslie Shepard Robert Hale 0-7090-4843-2 £14.95 288 hc? anth Helen Hale  
Mysteries: A Classic Collection 1994-00-00 ed. uncredited Bracken Books 1-85891-154-0 £5.99 606 tp? anth  
Contes fantastiques complets 1996-01-00 Guy de Maupassant Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout #9001) 2-501-00948-7   384 pb? coll  
The Dark Side 1997-04-00 Guy de Maupassant Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0419-5 $10.95 xvi+
252
tp? coll Maurice de Vlaminck  
Le Horla: et autres récits fantastiques 2000-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Classique #840) 2-253-00539-8 F20.00 381 pb? coll Léon Spilliaert Checkmark
Great Ghost Stories 2002-00-00 ed. uncredited Chancellor Press 0-7537-0572-9   641 pb? anth Checkmark
The Necklace and Other Tales 2003-02-18 Guy de Maupassant Modern Library 0-679-64172-6   xxii+
195
hc? coll Checkmark
The Necklace and Other Tales 2003-02-18 Guy de Maupassant Modern Library       ebook? coll  
The Necklace and Other Tales 2003-11-11 Guy de Maupassant Modern Library 0-375-75717-1   xxii+
195
tp? coll  
Tales to Freeze the Blood: More Great Ghost Stories 2006-09-00 ed. Stephen Jones, R. Chetwynd-Hayes Carroll & Graf 0-7867-1679-7 $15.95 xxiii+
270
tp? anth Checkmark
Tales of Terror 2008-12-11 Guy de Maupassant Tartarus Press 978-1-905784-12-7 £32.50 xiv+
283
hc? coll  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 017 2012-08-12 ed. LibriVox LibriVox   $0.00   digital audio download? anth  
The Classic Horror Collection 2017-11-30 ed. uncredited Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78888-263-7 $6.99   ebook? anth  
The Classic Horror Collection 2018-03-15 ed. uncredited Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78828-401-1   928 hc? anth  
The Classic Horror Collection 2018-05-01 ed. uncredited Sirius 978-1-78828-538-4 $19.99 928 hc? anth  
The Necklace and Other Tales date unknown Guy de Maupassant Modern Library 978-1-58836-277-3     ebook? coll  
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