Title: The Voice in the Night

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Title: The Voice in the Night ISFDB Title Record # 58911
Author: William Hope Hodgson
Year: 1907
Type: SHORTFICTION
Storylen: shortstory
Webpages: librivox.org, pseudopod.org, Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: A ship in the North Pacific is hailed by a man in a rowboat who begs them for some food, but will not approach any closer; he tells him of how he and his wife were shipwrecked on an island covered in a fungus which now consumes them as well.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Blue Book Magazine, November 1907 Nov 1907 ed. Editors of Blue Book         unknown mag  
Men of the Deep Waters 1914 William Hope Hodgson Eveleigh Nash   7/6 303 hc coll  
They Walk Again: an Anthology of Ghost Stories Apr 1931 ed. Colin de la Mare Faber and Faber   7/6 469 hc anth  
The Ghost Book; or, They Walk Again Sep 1932 ed. Colin de la Mare Faber and Faber   3/6 469 hc anth  
The Mammoth Book of Thrillers, Ghosts and Mysteries 1936 ed. J. M. Parrish, John R. Crossland Odhams Press     766 hc anth  
Avon Fantasy Reader, [No. 1], 1947 Feb 1947 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Avon Book Co.   $0.35 132 digest mag  
Playboy, July 1954 Jul 1954 ed. Editors of Playboy         unknown mag  
Upon the Midnight 1957 ed. R. C. Bull Macdonald   15/- xii+
288
hc anth  
Stories They Wouldn't Let Me do on TV 1957 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Simon & Schuster   $3.95 372 hc anth  
Stories They Wouldn't Let Me do on TV 1957 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Amereon House   $3.95 vii +
302
hc anth  
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos 1959 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) #425   189 pb anth R. van Giffen  
Alfred Hitchock Presents Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1960 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Pan Books (Pan Giant) #X71 3/6 378 pb anth S. R. Boldero  
Spine Chillers: an Anthology of Mystery and Horror 1961 ed. Elizabeth Lee Elek   25/- 528 hc anth  
The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1964 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana #1055 3/6 256 pb anth  
The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1964 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana #1055 3/6 256 pb anth  
Best Tales of Terror 2 Dec 1965 ed. Edmund Crispin Faber and Faber   18/- 224 hc anth  
Davy Jones' Haunted Locker 1965 ed. Robert Arthur Random House   $3.95 204 hc anth Joseph Cellini Checkmark
Deep Waters 1967 William Hope Hodgson Arkham House   $5.00 x+
300
hc coll Frank Utpatel Checkmark
Science Fiction by Gaslight: A History of Science Fiction in Popular Magazines, 1891—1911 1968 ed. Sam Moskowitz World Publishing Co. #A1372 $6.95 364 hc anth Roger Hane Checkmark
More Tales to Tremble By 1968 ed. Stephen P. Sutton Whitman Publishing Company #1629   210 hc anth Gordon Laite  
La chose dans les algues 1968 William Hope Hodgson Planète     271 tp coll  
The Avon Fantasy Reader Jan 1969 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, George Ernsberger Avon #S384 $0.60 173 pb anth Gray Morrow Checkmark
The Avon Fantasy Reader Jan 1969 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, George Ernsberger Avon #S384 C$0.60 173 pb anth Gray Morrow Checkmark
De Stem in de Nacht 1969 William Hope Hodgson Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1193) #1193 ƒ2.75 191 pb coll Dick Bruna Checkmark
The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories Jun 1971 ed. Robert Aickman Beagle Boxer #95094 $0.95 256 pb anth Checkmark
The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories Dec 1972 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana #1055 £0.25 256 pb anth Checkmark
Science Fiction by Gaslight Jun 1974 ed. Sam Moskowitz Hyperion Press 0-88355-128-4   364 hc anth Checkmark
Science Fiction by Gaslight 1974 ed. Sam Moskowitz Hyperion Press 0-88355-157-8 $4.25 364 tp anth  
Dying of Fright: Masterpieces of the Macabre 1976 ed. Les Daniels Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-14624-X $12.95 x+
271
hc anth Lee Brown Coye Checkmark
Masters of Terror: Volume One Nov 1977 William Hope Hodgson Corgi 0-552-10662-3 £0.80 156 pb coll Checkmark
Creepies, Creepies, Creepies 1977 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-01323-5 $6.95 xii+
178
hc anth  
Ghosts Four 1978 ed. Malcolm Blacklin Macmillan UK (Topliners) 0-333-24796-5   121 pb anth  
La chose dans les algues: suivi de: Deux aventures de Carnacki 1979 William Hope Hodgson Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #3) 2-7304-0017-6   335 tp coll Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Van Edgar Allan Poe tot Roald Dahl: De Vijftig Beste Griezel-Verhalen 1980 ed. Erik Lankester Publiboek / Baart 90-6513-012-8   514 hc anth Kate Higgins Checkmark
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories 1981 ed. Leslie Shepard Citadel Press 0-8065-0765-9 $6.95 288 hc anth  
The Beaver Book of Horror Stories 1981 ed. Mark Ronson Beaver Books 0-600-20383-2 £0.95 157 pb anth  
Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone Magazine, April 1982 Apr 1982 ed. T. E. D. Klein TZ Publications, Inc.   $2.00 104 quarto mag Kevin Larson Checkmark
65 Great Spine Chillers 1982 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-86273-045-7 £4.95 670 hc anth  
65 Great Spine Chillers 1982 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books / Marks and Spencer 0-86273-045-7   670 hc anth Steve Crisp Checkmark
De Beste Griezelverhalen 1982 ed. Erik Lankester, Peter Loeb Loeb 90-349-0041-X   243 tp anth  
Lost Souls: A Collection of English Ghost Stories 1983 ed. Jack Sullivan Ohio University Press 0-8214-0652-3 $25.95 430 hc anth  
Lost Souls: A Collection of English Ghost Stories 1983 ed. Jack Sullivan Ohio University Press 0-8214-0653-1 $12.95 430 tp anth  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories 1983 ed. Leslie Shepard Citadel Press 0-8065-0859-0 $6.95 288 tp anth  
Dark Company: The Ten Greatest Ghost Stories Jan 1984 ed. Lincoln Child St. Martin's Press 0-312-18231-7 $12.95 x+
334
hc anth  
Dark Company: The Ten Greatest Ghost Stories Aug 1984 ed. Lincoln Child St. Martin's Press 0-312-18232-5 $3.95 x+
334
pb anth  
Night Cry: Twilight Zone Special #1 1984 ed. T. E. D. Klein Montcalm Publishing Corp.   $2.95 196 digest mag Rosie Mackiewicz  
65 Great Spine Chillers 1985 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-7064-1848-4 $8.95 670 hc anth  
Tales of the Dark Jul 1987 ed. Lincoln Child St. Martin's Press 0-312-90339-1 $3.50 viii+
184
pb anth  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories Nov 1991 ed. Leslie Shepard Carol Paperbacks / Carol Publishing Group 0-8216-2505-5 $4.50 288 pb anth Es Rouya  
The Dracula Book of Great Horror Stories Jul 1992 ed. Leslie Shepard Robert Hale 0-7090-4843-2 £14.95 288 hc anth Helen Hale  
Mysteries: A Classic Collection 1994 ed. uncredited Bracken Books 1-85891-154-0 £5.99 606 tp anth  
Great Weird Tales Dec 1998 ed. S. T. Joshi Dover Publications 0-486-40436-6 $8.95 xi+
239
tp anth  
The Ghost Pirates and Other Revenants of the Sea Jun 2005 William Hope Hodgson Night Shade Books 1-892389-41-X $35.00 xiv+
541
hc coll Jason Van Hollander Checkmark
Necrophobia: Meister der Angst Jul 2005 ed. Frank Festa Festa (Festa Horror TB #1507) 3-86552-009-X €9.90 440 pb anth F. Fiedler Checkmark
Adrift on The Haunted Seas: The Best Short Stories of William Hope Hodgson Aug 2005 William Hope Hodgson Cold Spring Press 1-59360-049-6 $11.00 243 tp coll Daniel Govar  
H. P. Lovecraft's Book of the Supernatural: Classic Tales of the Macabre Jun 2007 ed. Stephen Jones Fall River Press 978-0-7607-9123-3   xxvi+
354
hc anth Checkmark
La chose dans les algues Jul 2007 William Hope Hodgson Terre de Brume (Terres Fantastiques) 978-2-84362-350-9 €18.00 255 tp coll Nestor Martin Fernandez de la Torre  
Flora Curiosa: Cryptobotany, Mysterious Fungi, Sentient Trees, and Deadly Plants in Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Aug 2008 ed. Chad Arment Coachwhip Publications 978-1-930585-56-0 $19.95 337 tp anth  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 004 Jul 2009 ed. LibriVox LibriVox       digital audio download anth  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 005 Aug 2009 ed. LibriVox LibriVox       digital audio download anth  
Voices in the Night: Rare Stories Nov 2009 William Hope Hodgson World Library Classics 978-1-55742-804-2 $7.99 142 tp coll  
The Screaming Skull and Other Classic Horror Stories 2010 ed. Michael Kelahan Fall River Press 978-1-4351-2498-1   xiv+
408
hc anth Patrice Kaplan Checkmark
The Ghost Pirates and Other Revenants of the Sea Oct 2011 William Hope Hodgson Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-369-4 $9.99   ebook coll Jason Van Hollander  
Pseudopod, #250 Oct 2011 ed. Shawn Garrett Escape Artists, Inc.   $0.00   digital audio download mag Checkmark
Horrors From Haunted Seas: Weird Oceanic Tales Apr 2012 William Hope Hodgson Creation Oneiros 978-1-902197-35-7 $16.95 288 tp coll  
Ancient Terrors Aug 2012 ed. Guy Anthony De Marco Yurei Press, LLC 978-1-62225-008-0 $14.95 i+
276
tp anth Checkmark
The Ghost Pirates and Others: The Best of William Hope Hodgson Dec 2012 William Hope Hodgson Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-442-4 $16.99   ebook coll  
The Ghost Pirates and Others: The Best of William Hope Hodgson Dec 2012 William Hope Hodgson Night Shade Books (Night Shade Classics) 978-1-59780-441-7 $16.99 264 tp coll Matthew Jaffe Checkmark
William Hope Hodgson Apr 2014 William Hope Hodgson Centipede Press (The Centipede Press Library of Weird Fiction) 978-1-61347-049-7 $60.00 733 hc coll Checkmark
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) #425   189 pb anth R. van Giffen Checkmark

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