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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
1967Translated by G. W. Roos
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 (Translated 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  
Hauntings: Fantastic Stories 1890-02-27 Vernon Lee F. F. Lovell (Lovell's International Series #73)   $0.50 xi+
237
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".
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: Fantastic Stories 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: Fantastic Stories 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: Fantastic Stories 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: Fantastic Stories 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: Fantastic Stories 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 Wimbourne Book of Victorian Ghost Stories: Volume 1 2016-10-24 ed. Alastair Gunn Wimbourne Books   $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Sir Hubert von Herkomer  
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 Wimbourne Book of Victorian Ghost Stories: Volume 1 2018-01-07 ed. Alastair Gunn Wimbourne Books 978-0-9929828-4-3 $12.99 350
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 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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