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Title: The Old Nurse's Story Title Record # 466841
Author: Elizabeth Gaskell
Date: 1852-00-00
Variant Title of: The Old Nurse's Story (1852) (by Mrs. Gaskell) [may list more publications, awards, reviews, votes and covers]
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: First published in Household Words, Christmas, 1852.
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Current Tags: Librivox (1), fantasy (1), ghosts (1)

Publications

Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
More Ghosts and Marvels: A Selection of Uncanny Tales from Walter Scott to Michael Arlen 1927-00-00 ed. V. H. Collins Oxford University Press (The World's Classics #323)   2/- viii+
498
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
50 Years of Ghost Stories 1935-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson   2/6 ix+
702
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Shapes of the Supernatural 1969-00-00 ed. Gogo Lewis, Seon Manley Doubleday 0-385-04116-0 $5.95 371
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Covington Checkmark
Walk in Dread 1970-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson 0-09-101810-2   319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Reign of Terror: The 1st Corgi Book of Great Victorian Horror Stories 1976-12-00 ed. Michel Parry Corgi Books 0-552-10335-7 £0.65 187
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  
Reign of Terror: Great Victorian Horror Stories 1977-12-00 ed. Michel Parry Severn House 0-7278-0340-9 £3.50 187
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  
Reign of Terror: Great Victorian Horror Stories 1980-00-00 ed. Michel Parry Barnes & Noble Books 0-06-465106-1 $1.95 187
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
Ghosts: A Treasury of Chilling Tales Old and New 1981-10-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Doubleday 0-385-18506-5 $13.95 xviii+
652
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey  
Ghosts: A Treasury of Chilling Tales Old and New 1982-05-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Doubleday / SFBC 5905 $6.98 xviii+
652
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Ghost Stories 1984-10-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Penguin Books 0-14-006800-7 £4.95 512
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 Steve Crisp Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Ghost Stories 1985-00-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Penguin Books 0-14-006800-7 £4.95 512
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 Steve Crisp  
The Book of the Dead 1986-07-00 ed. Alan K. Russell New Orchard 1-85079-035-3 £9.95 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Twelve Frights of Christmas 1986-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Carol-Lynn Rössel Waugh Avon 0-380-75098-8 $3.50 263
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 Daly Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Ghost Stories 1987-10-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Penguin Books 0-14-006800-7 £5.95 512
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 Steve Crisp  
The Virago Book of Victorian Ghost Stories 1988-09-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 0-86068-809-7 £12.95 xvi+
347
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Dante Gabriel Rossetti  
The Virago Book of Victorian Ghost Stories 1989-00-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 0-86068-809-7 £12.95 xvii+
347
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Dante Gabriel Rossetti Checkmark
Victorian Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1989-05-00 ed. Richard Dalby Carroll & Graf 0-88184-473-X $18.95 xviii+
347
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Virago Book of Victorian Ghost Stories 1989-09-00 ed. Richard Dalby Charnwood 0-7089-8525-4   xxviii+
562
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Victorian Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1990-07-00 ed. Richard Dalby Carroll & Graf 0-88184-593-0 $9.95 xvi+
347
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 Saksa Art & Design Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Ghost Stories 1991-00-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Bloomsbury 1-85471-001-X £4.99 512
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Steve Crisp  
Victorian Ghost Stories: An Oxford Anthology 1991-00-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-214202-X $24.95 xx +
497
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Victorian Ghost Stories: An Oxford Anthology 1991-00-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-214202-X   xx +
497
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Atkinson Grimshaw  
Victorian Ghost Stories: An Oxford Anthology 1991-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-214202-X £16.95 497
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Atkinson Grimshaw  
Victorian Ghost Stories: An Oxford Anthology 1991-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press / BOMC   $24.95 528
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Virago Book of Victorian Ghost Stories 1992-08-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 1-85381-480-6 £6.99 xvi+
347
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 Dante Gabriel Rossetti  
Victorian Ghost Stories: An Oxford Anthology 1992-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-282999-8 £7.99 497
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 Victor Prouvé  
Victorian Ghost Stories: An Oxford Anthology 1992-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press / QPBC   $13.95 528
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 Lifted Veil: The Book of Fantastic Literature by Women 1992-12-00 ed. A. Susan Williams Xanadu 1-85480-190-2 £14.99 xv+
566
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Lifted Veil: The Book of Fantastic Literature by Women 1993-02-00 ed. A. Susan Williams Carroll & Graf 0-88184-913-8 $28.00 xv+
566
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Horror by Lamplight 1993-08-00 ed. uncredited Chancellor Press 1-85152-315-4 £4.99 504
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Williams (II) Checkmark
4 Classic Ghostly Tales 1993-10-00 ed. Anita Miller Academy Chicago 0-89733-398-5 $10.00 279
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 Julia Anderson-Miller Checkmark
The Lifted Veil: The Book of Fantastic Literature by Women 1994-04-00 ed. A. Susan Williams Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0086-6 $15.95 566
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 Penguin Book of Classic Fantasy by Women 1995-05-00 ed. A. Susan Williams Penguin Books 0-14-024318-6 £7.99 xv+
572
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 Evelyn De Morgan  
Victorian Ghost Stories by Noted Women Writers 1996-09-00 ed. Richard Dalby Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0354-X $7.98 xvi+
347
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Ghost Stories 1997-00-00 ed. Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest 0-276-42330-5   527
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Crew's 13: Classic Tales of the Macabre & Fantastic 1997-00-00 ed. Gary Crew ABC Books (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) 0-7333-0564-4 A$14.95 211
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 Shaun Tan Checkmark
The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy 2000-07-28 ed. Garyn G. Roberts Prentice-Hall 0-13-021280-6 $47.00 xviii+
1166
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 Frank R. Paul  
Gothic Tales 2000-07-29 Elizabeth Gaskell Penguin Books (Penguin Classics) 0-14-043741-X £7.99 xxxvi+
366
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 Caspar David Friedrich  
Classic Tales of the Supernatural 2001-00-00 ed. Robin Brockman Arcturus Publishing 1-84193-013-X   519
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 Paul Ashby Checkmark
Gothic Short Stories 2002-00-00 ed. David Blair Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-84022-425-8 £2.99 xxviii+
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  
Great Ghost Stories: 34 Classic Tale of the Supernatural 2002-00-00 ed. Robin Brockman Gramercy Books 0-517-22095-4 $14.95 519
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Ashby  
The Oxford Book of Victorian Ghost Stories 2003-00-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-280447-2 £9.99 xx +
497
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 Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy 2003-00-00 ed. Garyn G. Roberts Prentice-Hall 0-13-021280-6   xviii+
1166
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 Frank R. Paul Checkmark
Gothic Short Stories 2007-10-10 ed. David Blair Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 978-1-84022-425-2   xxviii+
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 Checkmark
Curious, If True: Strange Tales 2008-04-12 Elizabeth Gaskell Norilana Books 978-1-934648-37-7 $19.95 276
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Curious, If True: Strange Tales 2008-04-12 Elizabeth Gaskell Norilana Books 978-1-934648-52-0 $10.95 276
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  
Ghost Story Collection Volume 006 2008-09-21 ed. LibriVox LibriVox   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
The Darker Sex: Tales of the Supernatural and Macabre by Victorian Women Writers 2009-00-00 ed. Mike Ashley Peter Owen 978-0-7206-1335-3 £9.99 245
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 Arthur Watts Checkmark
The Day They Hanged My Best Friend Jimmy... And 21 Other Weird Tales to Get You Through the Coldest Nights 2009-06-09 ed. Barry J. Gillis Tangled Vines Press 978-0-9685937-7-6 $15.95 366
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 Dieric Bouts Checkmark
The Virago Book of Ghost Stories 2009-09-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 978-1-84408-538-5 £9.99 x+
496
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 Tina Mansuwan Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Ghost Stories: From Elizabeth Gaskell to Ambrose Bierce 2010-02-25 ed. Michael Newton (UK) Penguin Books (Penguin Classics) 978-0-14-144236-5 £10.99 xliv+
416
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 Ghost Story Megapack: 25 Classic Tales by Masters 2011-03-11 ed. John Gregory Betancourt Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-3894-2 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Elfwilde  
Curious, If True: Strange Tales 2011-07-00 Elizabeth Gaskell Floating Press 978-1-77545-397-0   290
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories by Women 2012-10-18 ed. Marie O'Regan Robinson 978-1-78033-024-2 £7.99 499
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 Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories by Women 2013-01-01 ed. Marie O'Regan Running Press 978-0-7624-4594-3 $13.95 499
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  
Curious, If True: Strange Tales 2014-09-24 Elizabeth Gaskell CreateSpace 978-1-5024-6863-5 $9.99 204
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  
Curious, if True: Strange Tales 2015-07-27 Elizabeth Gaskell SMK Books 978-1-5154-0070-7 $.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Wimbourne Book of Victorian Ghost Stories: Volume 1 2016-10-24 ed. Alastair Gunn Wimbourne Books   $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Sir Hubert von Herkomer  
The Valancourt Book of Victorian Christmas Ghost Stories 2016-11-29 ed. Tara Moore Valancourt Books 978-1-943910-56-4 $16.99 291
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 Henry Petrides  
Curious, If True: Strange Tales 2017-02-26 Elizabeth Gaskell Dancing Unicorn Books 978-1-5154-1624-1 $1.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Wimbourne Book of Victorian Ghost Stories: Volume 1 2018-01-07 ed. Alastair Gunn Wimbourne Books 978-0-9929828-4-3 $12.99 350
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 Old Nurse's Story 2019-00-00 Elizabeth Gaskell Biblioasis (The Haunted Bookshelf) 978-1-77196-315-2 C$8.95 76
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.
chap Seth Checkmark
A Quaint and Curious Volume: Tales & Poems of the Gothic 2019-09-05 ed. uncredited Collins 978-0-00-835182-3 £9.99 240
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
A Quaint and Curious Volume: Tales & Poems of the Gothic 2019-09-12 ed. uncredited Collins 978-0-00-837713-7 £7.49  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Twelve Frights of Christmas date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Carol-Lynn Rössel Waugh Avon 0-380-75098-8 $3.50 263
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 Daly  
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