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Title: Opening the Door Title Record # 40231
Author: Arthur Machen
Date: 1931-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A clergyman begins to transcend time and space.
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Current Tags: fantasy (2), transcendence (1), horror (1) Add Tags

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Translations
Year Language Title
1965Translated by Denise Hersant
French Un grand vide
1981French translation by Denise Hersant.
French Ouvrir la porte
2008Translated by Erik Hauser
German Die Tür öffnet sich ...

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
When Churchyards Yawn 1931-00-00 ed. Cynthia Asquith Hutchinson   7/6 287
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
A Century of Creepy Stories 1934-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson   3/6 xi+
1178
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Cosy Room and Other Stories 1936-03-00 Arthur Machen Rich & Cowan   7/6 268
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Holy Terrors 1946-00-00 Arthur Machen Penguin Books 526 1/- 144
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 Checkmark
Travelers in Time, Strange Tales of Man's Journeyings Into the Past and the Future 1947-07-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Doubleday   $3.50 483
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
When Churchyards Yawn 1963-00-00 ed. Cynthia Asquith Arrow Books 679 2/6 192
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
Histoires de terreur 1965-05-00 ed. Roland Stragliati OPTA (Fiction Spécial #7)   F6.00 248
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
anth Checkmark
De l'autre côté de la porte 1976-02-00 ed. Françoise Martenon, Roland Stragliati Casterman 2-203-22618-8   245
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Palmans Checkmark
Histoires d'aberrations 1981-08-24 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Presses Pocket (La grande anthologie du fantastique #7) 2-266-00425-5   406
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 C. Broutin Checkmark
Creepy Stories: A Classic Collection 1994-00-00 ed. uncredited Bracken Books 1-85891-136-2 £5.99 [vi]+
614
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Image Colour Library  
My Favorite Horror Story 2000-10-00 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #1166) 0-88677-914-6 $6.99 xvi+
303
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 Koeveks Checkmark
My Favorite Horror Story 2004-05-00 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg ibooks 0-7434-8740-0 $12.95 367
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 John Howe  
Ritual and Other Stories (Expanded) 2004-07-31 Arthur Machen Tartarus Press 1-872621-27-9 £35.00 xiii+
382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Terror and Other Stories 2005-04-00 Arthur Machen Chaosium (Call of Cthulhu Fiction #6036) 1-56882-175-1 $15.95 322
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 Harry Fassl Checkmark
Ritual and Other Stories (Expanded) 2006-01-00 Arthur Machen Tartarus Press 1-872621-27-9 £35.00 xiii+
382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
My Favorite Horror Story 2007-00-00 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg MJF Books 978-1-56731-905-7   xiv+
258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ilona Wellmann Checkmark
My Favorite Horror Story 2007-11-25 ed. Mike Baker, Martin H. Greenberg ibooks 1-59687-199-7 $12.95 384
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  
Als ich tot war, Band 2 2008-01-00 ed. Erik Hauser, Frank Rainer Scheck Blitz (Blitz Meisterwerke der dunklen Phantastik #2) 978-3-89840-272-9 €17.95 319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mark Freier Checkmark
The Cosy Room and Other Stories 2016-02-16 Arthur Machen Tartarus Press 978-1-905784-81-3 £35.00 xviii+
189
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mihály Munkacsy  
The Ghost Box 2017-10-00 ed. Patton Oswalt Hingston & Olsen Publishers (H&O #003) 978-0-9952988-2-8 C$40.00  
other?The publication format is non-standard. The details are usually provided publication notes.
anth Checkmark
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