Title: The Earlier Service

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Title: The Earlier Service Title Record # 58008
Author: Margaret Irwin
Date: 1935-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published in Irwin's collection Madame Fears the Dark, London, Chatto & Windus, 1935.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1964 French L'autre messe
1977 French L'ancienne messe
2002 German Die Messe

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Madame Fears the Dark: Seven Stories and a Play 1935-00-00 Margaret Irwin Chatto & Windus   7/6 xii+
275
hc? coll  
A Century of Horror Stories 1935-00-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Hutchinson   3/6 1024 hc? anth Checkmark
Ghost Stories 1939-00-00 ed. John Hampden J. M. Dent & Sons (Everyman's Library #952)   2/- xvii+
366
hc? anth  
Prince of Darkness 1946-06-00 ed. Gerald Verner John Westhouse   8/6 250 hc? anth  
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1951 1951-12-00 ed. Anthony Boucher, J. Francis McComas Fantasy House, Inc.   $0.35 132 digest? mag George Salter , Dirone Photography Checkmark
Bloodstock and Other Stories 1953-00-00 Margaret Irwin Harcourt, Brace & Company   $3.00 206 hc? coll  
Bloodstock and Other Stories 1953-00-00 Margaret Irwin Chatto & Windus     206 hc? coll  
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction, Second Series 1953-03-00 ed. Anthony Boucher, J. Francis McComas Little, Brown   $3.00 [x]+
270
hc? anth Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
Best Black Magic Stories 1960-00-00 ed. John Keir Cross Faber and Faber   16/- 269 hc? anth  
Best Black Magic Stories 1960-00-00 ed. John Keir Cross Faber and Faber   6/- 269 tp? anth  
Best Black Magic Stories 1963-00-00 ed. John Keir Cross Faber and Faber   16/- 269 hc? anth  
Quiver Of Horror 1964-00-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Arrow Books #759 3/6 288 pb? anth  
Histoires insolites 1964-00-00 ed. Max Roth, Maurice-Edgar Coindreau, Alyette Guillot-Coli, René Wintzen Casterman     365 hc? anth  
The Masque of the Red Death 1964-10-00 ed. Michael Sissons Panther #1755 3/6 192 pb? anth Checkmark
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1967-00-00 ed. Kathleen Lines Farrar, Straus and Giroux   $3.95 xii +
250
unknown? anth  
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1967-00-00 ed. Kathleen Lines The Bodley Head   21/- 208 hc? anth  
Dennis Wheatley's Second Book of Horror Stories 1968-08-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Hutchinson   30/- 288 hc? anth  
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1970-12-00 ed. Kathleen Lines Penguin Books 0-14-030456-8   204 pb? anth  
The Eleventh Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1975-00-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana 0-00-614090-4 £0.45 185 pb? anth Alan Lee  
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1975-00-00 ed. Kathleen Lines Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-33432-3 $5.95 xii+
239
hc? anth Jutta Ash  
Tales of the Occult 1975-06-00 ed. Barbara H. Wolf, Jack C. Wolf Fawcett Crest #X2455 $1.75 416 pb? anth Checkmark
Ghostly and Ghastly 1977-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Beaver Books 0-600-34065-1 £0.55 222 pb? anth  
Histoires démoniaques 1977-06-00 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Presses Pocket (La grande anthologie du fantastique #5) 2-266-00367-4   402 pb? anth Christian Broutin  
Ten Ghost Stories 1978-00-00 ed. R. A. Banks Hodder & Stoughton 0-340-23163-7   xv+
141
tp? anth  
Histoires démoniaques 1978-12-00 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati France Loisirs (La grande anthologie du fantastique #5) 2-7242-0445-X   402 unknown? anth Benjamin Baltimore  
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? anth Arnold Böcklin?  
Berührungen der Nacht 2002-06-00 ed. Frank Rainer Scheck, Erik Hauser Festa (Die bizarre Bibliothek #1302) 3-935822-47-2 €18.95 506 tp? anth William Degouve de Nuncques Checkmark
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