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Title: La Vénus d'Ille Title Record # 525005
Author: Prosper Mérimée
Date: 1837-05-15
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: French
Note: First published in French literary magazine Revue des Deux Mondes, 15 May 1837.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1891Translated by Francis B. Shaffer
English The Venus of Ille
1905Translated by an anonymous hand
English The Venus of Ille
1951Translated by Helmut Bartuschek
German Die Venus von Ille
1966Translated by Jean Kimber
English The Venus of Ille
1982Translated by Irina Mavrodin
Romanian Venus din Lille
1984Translated by an unknown hand.
German Die Venus von Ille
2005Translated by Ludovica Cirrincione d'Amelio for her anthology Il racconto fantastico francese, 2005.
Italian La Venere d'Ille
2006Translated by Stanley Appelbaum
English The Venus of Ille

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Tales for a Stormy Night 1891-00-00 ed. uncredited R. Clark & Co.     vii+
279
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Works of Prosper Mérimée 1905-00-00 Prosper Mérimée Bigelow, Brown & Co.      
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Great Short Stories: A New Collection of Famous Examples from the Literatures of France, England and America 1906-00-00 ed. William Patten P. F. Collier & Son     430+
428+
432
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Stories 1908-00-00 Prosper Mérimée E. P. Dutton (The World's Storytellers)     xxii+
159
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Nouvelles 1926-00-00 Prosper Mérimée Hatier (Les classiques pour tous #318)     62
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
Colomba: La Vénus d'Ille: Les âmes du purgatoire 1927-00-00 Prosper Mérimée Flammarion (Les meilleurs auteurs classiques français et étrangers)   F5.50 vi+
309
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 Checkmark
Les maîtres de la peur 1927-00-00 ed. Albert Dubeux, André de Lorde Delagrave (Pallas)     430
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  
Fantastique, soixante récits de terreur 1958-07-00 Roger Caillois Club français du livre (Récits #25)     575
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
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  
Anthologie du fantastique: Tome II : France Espagne Italie Amérique latine Haïti Pologne Russie Finlande Extrême-Orient 1966-04-16 Roger Caillois Gallimard   F32.00 612
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.
coll  
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, November 1970 1970-11-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.   $0.60 132
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".
mag Jack Gaughan Checkmark
The Bedside Book of Horror 1973-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Arthur Barker 0-213-16428-0 £3.00 x+
271
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Anthologie du fantastique: Tome II : France Espagne Italie Amérique latine Haïti Pologne Russie Finlande Extrême-Orient 1977-00-00 Roger Caillois Gallimard     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.
coll  
Elixirul de viață lungă: Proză fantastică franceză, Vol. 1.?Elixirul de viata lunga: Proza fantastica franceza, Vol. 1.
1982-00-00 ed. Irina Mavrodin Editura Minerva (
Biblioteca pentru toți?Biblioteca pentru totsi
Biblioteca pentru toti
#1109)
  Lei 8 264
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 Domó István  
Das grosse Buch der erotischen Phantastik 1984-02-00 ed.
Michael Görden?Michael Goerden
Bastei Lübbe?Bastei Luebbe
(Bastei Lübbe Paperback #28115)
3-404-28115-2 DM 19.80 453
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 A. Belasco  
Der König mit der Goldmaske und andere phantastische Erzählungen aus Frankreich 1985-02-00 ed. Helga Abret, Louis Vax Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #145) 3-518-37624-1 DM 9.00 206
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 Tom Breuer Checkmark
Colomba et 10 autres nouvelles 1990-02-28 Prosper Mérimée Gallimard (Folio #819) 2-07-036819-X   500
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 Olivier Etcheverry Checkmark
Les maîtres de la peur 1991-00-00 ed. Albert Dubeux, André de Lorde Recto-Verso (Ides et Autres)     430
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  
Récits fantastiques 1992-05-00 ed. Balzac, Gautier, Mérimée, Nodier Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket #6087) 2-266-04322-6   428+
16
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
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  
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 Vénus d'Ille: suivi de: La partie de trictrac 1998-10-00 Prosper Mérimée Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Les classiques d'aujourd'hui #13647) 2-253-13647-6   95
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 Christian Broutin 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
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
La Vénus d'Ille 2002-08-00 Prosper Mérimée Hachette (Classiques Hachette — Bibliocollège #13) 2-01-167850-1   120
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 Checkmark
Il racconto fantastico francese 2005-08-00 ed. Ludovica Cirrincione d'Amelio Marsilio (Grandi Classici Tascabili) 88-317-8662-8 €9.00 336
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 French Tales of Fantasy/Contes fantastiques célèbres: A Dual-Language Book 2006-00-00 ed. Stanley Appelbaum Dover Publications 978-0-486-12171-0   272
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 2009-00-00 ed. Italo Calvino Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 978-0-14-139193-9 £  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Vittore Carpaccio  
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  
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 2015-03-17 ed. Italo Calvino Mariner Books 978-0-544-15209-0 $13.95 xviii+
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  
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
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