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Title: Le noyé Title Record # 2091160
Author: Guy de Maupassant
Date: 1888-08-16
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: French
Note: First published in Le Gaulois, 16 August 1888.
Synopsis: The brutal sailor Patin berates and beats his wife daily for ten years, then is lost in a storm. It takes Mme. Patin years to recover from her terrorized state. Finally she grows accustomed to the idea of living alone and buys a parrot for company. But the next morning she is awakened by a familiar voice roaring oaths—the return of the tyrant in feathered form...
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Translations
Year Language Title
1891First English publication, in a translation by Frederic Hart Wilson, in Short Stories May 1891. This record combines other translations also: by Storm Jameson (credited to Ernest Boyd) in 1923; by Arnold Kellet (1976); and possibly others.
English The Drowned Man
1923Translated by Marjorie Laurie
English Lost at Sea
2015Translated by Sandra Smith
English Lost at Sea

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Olive Orchard and Other Stories 1925-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Alfred A. Knopf (The Collected Novels and Stories of Guy de Maupassant #14)      
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
A Century of Thrillers: Second Series 1935-00-00 ed. uncredited Daily Express Publications     896
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Century of Thriller, Volume II 1937-00-00 ed. uncredited President Press     vi+
373
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  
Guy de Maupassant's Short Stories 1962-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Everyman's Library (UK)     xiv+
335
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Hell of Mirrors 1965-12-00 ed. Peter Haining Four Square Books 1423 3/6 189
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 Checkmark
The Hell of Mirrors (revised) 1974-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98199-7 £3.50 xiii+
239
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Everyman's Book of Classic Horror Stories 1976-06-00 ed. Peter Haining J. M. Dent (Everyman's Library) 0-460-01158-8 £0.65 xiii+
239
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 Supernatural Terror 1977-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Pan Books 0-330-23397-1 £0.50 xi+
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.
coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
The Dark Side of Guy de Maupassant 1989-00-00 Guy de Maupassant Xanadu 0-947761-97-7 £10.99 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Luigi Loir Checkmark
Thrillers: A Classic Collection 1994-10-00 ed. uncredited Bracken Books 1-85891-159-1 £5.99 612
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Thrillers 1996-00-00 ed. uncredited Leopard 1-85891-316-0   4+
612
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
The Dark Side 1997-04-00 Guy de Maupassant Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0419-5 $10.95 xvi+
252
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 Maurice de Vlaminck  
Tales of Terror 2008-12-11 Guy de Maupassant Tartarus Press 978-1-905784-12-7 £32.50 xiv+
283
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Necklace and Other Stories: Maupassant for Modern Times 2015-08-00 Guy de Maupassant W. W. Norton & Company 978-0-87140-368-1 $29.95 xii+
322
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Guy de Maupassant's Selected Works 2016-08-00 Guy de Maupassant W. W. Norton & Company (Norton Critical Editions) 978-0-393-92327-8   448
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  
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