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Title: La morte amoureuse Title Record # 524853
Author: Théophile Gautier
Date: 1836-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN, Wikipedia-FR
Language: French
Note: This story was first published in the La Chronique de Paris, June 23rd and 26th, 1836, and later collected in Une larme du diable, Paris, Desessart, 1839.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1843 English The Deathly Lover
1882 English Clarimonda
1882The Vampire Megapack states : "Clarimonde," by Théophile Gautier, originally appeared in 1836 in La Chronique de Paris. Translation by Lafcadio Hearn
English Clarimonde
1882 English The Dead Leman
1906Translated by Andrew Lang
English La Morte Amoreuse
1909 English The Vampire
1963Translator unknown or uncredited.
English The Beautiful Vampire
1979 English The Dead Lover
1982Romanian translation by Irina Mavrodin.
Romanian
Moarta îndrăgostită?Moarta indragostita
1988Translated by Brigitte Peterka.
German Clarimonda
1990Spanish translation by Tomás Doreste.
Spanish La muerta enamorada
1990Romanian translation by Andreea Dobrescu-Warodin.
Romanian
Moarta îndrăgostită?Moarta indragostita
1991 English The Dreamland Bride
1992 English The Beautiful Dead
1995translated by Joan C. Kessler
English The Dead in Love
2007Translated by Gabrielle Betz.
German Die verliebte Tote
2010Translated by Lafcadio Hearn. The translation first appeared in 1882, but this title was given to it by John Richard Stephens.
English The Amorous Corpse

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
One of Cleopatra's Nights and Other Fantastic Romances 1882-00-00 Théophile Gautier Richard Worthington     x+
322
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Dead Leman and Other Tales from the French 1889-00-00 ed. Andrew Lang, Paul Sylvester Swan Sonnenschein & Co.     xvi+
336
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Clarimonde 1899-00-00 Théophile Gautier Brentano's     81
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
Ghost Stories 1906-00-00 ed. William Patten P. F. Collier & Son (Great Short Stories #2)     428
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Spirite / The Vampire / Arria Marcella / The Quartette / The Mummy's Foot 1909-00-00 Théophile Gautier Postlethwaite, Taylor & Knowles, Ltd. (The Gascon Edition: The Complete Works of Théophile Gautier #6)     367+
375
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Great Ghost Stories 1918-00-00 ed. Joseph Lewis French Dodd, Mead & Co.   $2.00 xii+
365
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Ghost Story Omnibus 1926-00-00 Joseph Lewis French Dodd, Mead & Co.   $2.00 vii+
365+
292
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
Weird Tales, February 1928 1928-02-00 ed. Farnsworth Wright Popular Fiction Publishing Co.   $0.25 148
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag C. C. Senf  
Tales of the Undead: Vampires and Visitants 1947-00-00 ed. Elinore Blaisdell Thomas Y. Crowell   $3.50 ix+
372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Week-End Book of Ghost Stories 1953-00-00 ed. Hereward Carrington Ives Washburn   $3.50 viii+
280
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Snapdragon: A Collection of Queer Stories 1955-00-00 ed. Mervyn Savill Arthur Barker   12/6 235
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Snapdragon: A Collection of Queer Stories 1955-00-00 ed. Mervyn Savill McClelland   C$2.50 235
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Snapdragon: A Collection of Queer Stories 1956-00-00 ed. Mervyn Savill Associated Booksellers   $3.00 235
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
An Omnibus of Continental Mysteries, Part I 1960-00-00 ed. George Bisserov Juniper Press (The Classics of Mystery #8)   $5.50 382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Histoires étranges 1963-00-00 ed. Jean Palou Casterman     366
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Vampire 1963-00-00 ed. Valeria Riva, Ornella Volta Neville Spearman     286
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Dream Adventure 1963-00-00 ed. Roger Caillois The Orion Press   $5.95 xxxiii+
285
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Wladislaw Finne Checkmark
The Vampire 1965-00-00 ed. Valeria Riva, Ornella Volta Pan Books M112 5/- 316
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 W. F. Phillipps Checkmark
Avatar: et autres récits fantastiques 1969-00-00 Théophile Gautier Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Géant #320)     244+
[12]
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
The Sixth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1970-00-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 0-00-612389-9   190
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  
The Dark Dominion: Eight Terrifying Tales of Vampires and Werewolves 1970-12-00 ed. uncredited Paperback Library 63-438 $0.60 158
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 Vampire 1972-00-00 ed. Valeria Riva, Ornella Volta Pan Books 0-330-20112-3 £0.30 316
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
La France fantastique de Balzac à Louÿs 1973-00-00 ed. Jean-Baptiste Baronian Marabout (Anthologie du Fantastique)     443
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 Bedside Book of Strange Stories 1974-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Arthur Barker 0-213-16472-8   232
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
A Little Night Reading: Twenty Tales of Horror and the Supernatural 1974-00-00 ed. Dave Allen Schlesinger Yeatman Ltd 0-85093-191-6   315
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Uncanny Tales 1 1974-07-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Sphere (The Dennis Wheatley Library of the Occult #9) 0-7221-9036-0 £0.40 223
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 Jim Burns  
A Little Night Reading 1975-09-00 ed. Dave Allen Orbit 0-86007-863-9 £0.75 314
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  
Histoire de morts-vivants 1978-02-24 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Presses Pocket (La grande anthologie du fantastique #1) 2-266-00228-0   405
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
Romantic Gothic Tales, 1790-1840 1979-00-00 ed. G. Richard Thompson Harper & Row 0-06-080343-6 $2.95 xii+
337
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
Les grands maîtres de la littérature fantastique: Tome I 1980-00-00 ed. uncredited Éditions Vernoy / Éditions Famot (Les grands maîtres de la littérature fantastique #1)     286
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Sixth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1981-03-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 0-00-613249-9   190
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  
The Count Dracula Book of Classic Vampire Tales 1981-07-00 ed. Jeanne Youngson Adams Press   $3.95 175
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
Moarta îndrăgostită: Proză fantastică franceză, Vol. 3?Moarta indragostita: Proza fantastica franceza, Vol. 3
1982-00-00 Irina Mavrodin Editura Minerva (
Biblioteca pentru toți?Biblioteca pentru totsi
Biblioteca pentru toti
#1111)
    288
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 Domó István  
Vamps: An Anthology of Female Vampire Stories 1987-03-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh DAW Books (DAW Collectors #703) 0-88677-190-0 $3.50 365
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 Jill Bauman Versandi Checkmark
Voices from the Vaults: Authentic Tales of Vampires and Ghosts 1987-10-00 ed. Devendra P. Varma Key Porter Books 1-55013-054-4   300
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Vampire 1988-11-00 ed. Martin Greenberg (1941-2011), Charles G. Waugh Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Allgemeine Reihe #13134) 3-404-13134-7 DM 10.00 396
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 Manuel Prieto Checkmark
Moarta îndrăgostită?Moarta indragostita
1990-00-00 Théophile Gautier
Bucureşti — Micul Paris?Bucuresti — Micul Paris
(
Pisica neagră?Pisica neagra
)
973-95010-0-1   47
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  
Antología del horror y el misterio 4 1990-00-00 ed. Tomás Doreste Grijalbo (Antología del horror y el misterio #4) 968-419-896-5   310
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Tales of Terror 1991-08-00 ed. uncredited Chancellor Press 1-85152-106-2 £2.99 638
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Blood & Roses: The Vampire in 19th Century Literature 1992-11-00 ed. Adele Olivia Gladwell, James Havoc Creation Press 1-871592-14-3 £7.95 283
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  
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
La morte amoureuse, Avatar, et autres récits fantastiques 1995-01-00 Théophile Gautier Gallimard (Collection Folio Classique #1316) 2-07-037316-9   504
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 Simon Vouet Checkmark
Demons of the Night: Tales of the Fantastic, Madness, and the Supernatural from Nineteenth-Century France 1995-04-00 ed. Joan C. Kessler University of Chicago Press 0-226-43208-4 $14.95 li+
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 Tony Johannot  
Vampires 1995-08-00 ed. Francis Lacassin Christian de Bartillat (Les Belles Pages) 2-84100-054-0 F110.00 458
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
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 1997-00-00 ed. Italo Calvino Pantheon Books 0-679-41526-2 $30.00 588
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Kathleen DiGrado Checkmark
La grande anthologie du fantastique: 3 1997-02-00 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Omnibus (France) (La grande anthologie du fantastique (Omnibus) #3) 2-258-03654-2 F155.00 1350
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
Arnold Böcklin?Arnold Boecklin
 
Récits fantastiques 1998-06-05 Théophile Gautier Bookking International (Classiques français) 2-87714-155-1   443
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 Edvard Munch Checkmark
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 1998-11-00 ed. Italo Calvino Vintage Books (Vintage International) 0-679-75544-6 $15.00 588
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 Arnold Boecklin Checkmark
La morte amoureuse: suivi de: Une nuit de Cléopâtre 1998-12-00 Théophile Gautier Librio (Librio #263) 2-277-30263-5 F10.00 90
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 Moritz von Schwind Checkmark
One of Cleopatra's Nights 1999-00-00 Théophile Gautier Wildside Press 1-880448-59-9 $19.50 ix+
321
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  
Les maîtres de l'étrange et de la peur 2000-04-13 ed. Francis Lacassin Robert Laffont (Bouquins) 2-221-07810-1 €25.76 viii+
911
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 Jean-Philippe Marie Checkmark
Histoires démoniaques et luxurieuses 2002-01-00 ed. Jean-Paul Bouchon, Claude Deméocq Terre de Brume (Terres Fantastiques) 2-84362-127-5 €18.00 182
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 Gustave Adolf Mossa Checkmark
Great Ghost Stories 2003-08-07 ed. William Patten Fredonia Books 1-4101-0331-5 $15.99 436
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  
Vamps: An Anthology of Female Vampire Stories 2004-08-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh ibooks 0-7434-9312-5 $6.99 x+
422
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  
Chefs-d'œuvre du fantastique: de E.T.A. Hoffmann à Stephen King?Chefs-d'oeuvre du fantastique: de E.T.A. Hoffmann à Stephen King
2007-08-00 ed. Jacques Goimard Omnibus (France) (Collection Omnibus) 978-2-258-07526-9 €25.00 xxiv-1121
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 Yan' Dargent  
Denn das Blut ist Leben: Geschichten der Vampire 2007-11-00 ed. Frank Festa Festa (Festa Nosferatu #1416) 978-3-86552-064-7 €14.95 411
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 Markus Mayer Checkmark
Weird Tales, February 1928 2008-09-00 ed. Farnsworth Wright Girasol Collectables   $35.00 148
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
anth C. C. Senf Checkmark
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 2009-05-00 ed. Italo Calvino Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 978-0-14-119012-9 £16.99 586
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 Vittore Carpaccio  
Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories 2010-06-00 ed. Michael Sims Walker & Co. 978-0-8027-1971-3 $17.00 467
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 Adrian Muttitt Checkmark
Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories 2010-06-22 ed. Michael Sims Walker & Co. / SFBC 36-7967 $9.99 480
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 Book of the Living Dead 2010-10-00 ed. John Richard Stephens Berkley Books 978-0-425-23706-9 $15.00 xi+
399
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
Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories 2010-10-04 ed. Michael Sims Bloomsbury 978-1-4088-0825-2 £18.99 467
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories 2011-10-03 ed. Michael Sims Bloomsbury 978-1-4088-0996-9 £9.99 480
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  
In the Shadow of Dracula: Classic Vampire Fiction 1816-1914 2011-11-11 ed. Jeff Conner, Leslie S. Klinger IDW Publishing 978-1-60010-957-7 $16.99 xix+
412
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 Michael Manomivibul Checkmark
The Best Vampire Stories 1800-1849: A Classic Vampire Anthology 2012-02-00 ed. Andrew Barger Bottletree Classics 978-1-933747-35-4 $10.99 208
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 Vampire Megapack: 27 Classic Tales 2012-03-23 ed. John Gregory Betancourt Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-4907-8 $0.99 421
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth S. R. Nicholl Checkmark
One of Cleopatra's Nights 2012-04-07 Théophile Gautier Project Gutenberg 39397 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Collected Vampire Stories: Volume I 2012-07-10 ed. uncredited Spastic Cat Press 978-1-61203-892-6 $9.99 150
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  
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 2015-03-17 ed. Italo Calvino Mariner Books 978-0-544-15209-0 $13.95 608
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  
H. P. Lovecraft Selects: Classic Horror Stories 2016-00-00 Stefan Dziemianowicz Fall River Press 978-1-4351-6281-5 $7.98 760
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Classic Tales of Horror 2016-09-15 ed. Robin Brockman Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78428-244-8 $16.95 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Classic Tales of Horror 2017-10-03 ed. Robin Brockman Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78888-064-0 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Count Dracula Book of Classic Vampire Tales date unknown ed. Jeanne Youngson Adams Press 0-9611944-6-4 $6.95 175
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
Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories date unknown ed. Michael Sims Walker & Co. 978-1-61664-570-0   467
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 Adrian Muttitt Checkmark
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