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Title: A Wicked Voice Title Record # 62397
Author: Vernon Lee
Date: 1890-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note:
  • This story was initially written in French under the title "Voix maudite", and published in Les Lettres et les arts, August 1887.
  • It was re-written in English by the author in 1889, and then published in her collection Hauntings : Fantastic Stories, London, Heinemann, 1890, under the title "A Wicked Voice".
  • This English version was then translated back into French by Michel Chrestien in Lee's collection Les Epées de l'Effroi ; histoires surnaturelles, 1970, under the new title "Une voix maléfique".
  • This last French version was reproduced in Anne Richter's anthology Le fantastique féminin d'Ann Racliffe à nos jours, 1977.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1967 Dutch Een Verfoeilijke Stem
1970
  • This story was initially written in French under the title "Voix maudite", and published in Les Lettres et les arts, August 1887.
  • It was re-written in English by the author in 1889, and then published in her collection Hauntings : Fantastic Stories, 1890, under the title "A Wicked Voice".
  • This English version was then translated back into French by Michel Chrestien in Lee's collection Les Epées de l'Effroi ; histoires surnaturelles, 1970, under the new title "Une voix maléfique".
  • This last French version was reproduced in Anne Richter's anthology Le fantastique féminin d'Ann Racliffe à nos jours, 1977.
French Une voix maléfique
1979Translated by M. von Berthoff.
German Die verruchte Stimme

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Hauntings: Fantastic Stories 1890-00-00 Vernon Lee William Heinemann     ix+
237
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories 1939-00-00 ed. John Hampden J. M. Dent & Sons (Everyman's Library #952)   2/- xvii+
366
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Snake Lady and Other Stories 1954-00-00 Vernon Lee Grove Press   $3.50 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Supernatural Tales: Excursions Into Fantasy 1955-00-00 Vernon Lee Peter Owen     222
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Virgin of the Seven Daggers 1962-00-00 Vernon Lee Corgi SN1163 2/6 158
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.
coll Fritz Wegner  
Een Schim Als Minnaar en Andere Griezelverhalen 1967-00-00 Vernon Lee Meulenhoff (Meesters der Fantastische Vertelkunst #8) F8 ƒ2.50 189
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 Sanne Sannes Checkmark
Les épées de l'effroi: Histoires surnaturelles 1970-00-00 Vernon Lee Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #363)     213+
[11]
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
Le fantastique féminin d'Ann Racliffe à nos jours 1977-00-00 ed. Anne Richter Marabout (Anthologie du Fantastique)     364
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 Lydia Wills  
Das unsichtbare Auge 1979-00-00 ed. Kalju Kirde Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #22) 3-518-36977-6 DM 7.00 258
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 Hans Ulrich Osterwalder , Ute Osterwalder  
The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories 1986-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-214163-5 £12.95 504
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Supernatural Tales: Excursions Into Fantasy 1987-02-00 Vernon Lee Peter Owen 0-7206-0680-2 £10.95 222
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories 1987-05-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-214163-5 $18.95 504
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Supernatural Tales: Excursions Into Fantasy 1988-11-00 Vernon Lee Arena (UK) 0-09-957520-5 £2.99 222
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  
The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories 1989-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-282666-2 £5.95 xvii+
504
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 Atkinson Grimshaw  
Le fantastique féminin d'Ann Radcliffe à Patricia Highsmith 1995-00-00 ed. Anne Richter Complexe (Bibliothèque Complexe) 2-87027-578-1    
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 Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories 1995-10-00 ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-282666-2 £7.99 xvii+
504
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 John Atkinson Grimshaw  
Hauntings: The Supernatural Stories 2002-02-00 Vernon Lee Ash-Tree Press 1-55310-030-1 C$65.00 xix+
370
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Singer Sargent  
Hauntings 2002-05-01 Vernon Lee Wildside Press 1-58715-673-3 $18.95 212
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  
Hauntings 2002-05-01 Vernon Lee Wildside Press 1-58715-672-5 $29.95 212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Supernatural Tales: Excursions Into Fantasy 2003-11-00 Vernon Lee Peter Owen 0-7206-1194-6 £9.95 222
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  
Supernatural Tales: Excursions Into Fantasy 2004-03-00 Vernon Lee Dufour Editions 0-7206-1194-6 $19.95 222
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  
Hauntings 2006-02-01 Vernon Lee Project Gutenberg 9956    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Die Pflanzen des Dr. Cinderella 2007-03-00 ed. Frank Festa Festa (Festa Allgemeine Reihe #1609) 978-3-86552-046-3 €14.00 446
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 Dave Kendall Checkmark
The Virgin of the Seven Daggers 2008-10-02 Vernon Lee Penguin Books (Red Classics) 978-0-14-103878-0 £7.99 240
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  
The Virgin of the Seven Daggers 2008-10-02 Vernon Lee Penguin Books 978-0-14-190017-9 £4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Hauntings 2013-06-08 Vernon Lee CreateSpace 978-1-4903-9131-1 $6.99 98
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  
Hauntings 2014-12-09 Vernon Lee CreateSpace 978-1-5033-7300-6 $9.99 112
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 Classic Horror Collection 2017-11-30 ed. uncredited Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78888-263-7 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Classic Horror Collection 2018-03-15 ed. uncredited Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78828-401-1   928
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Classic Horror Collection 2018-05-01 ed. uncredited Sirius 978-1-78828-538-4 $19.99 928
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories date unknown ed. Michael Cox, R. A. Gilbert Oxford University Press 0-19-282666-2 £8.99 504
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 John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
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