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Title: The Mask Title Record # 63179
Author: Robert W. Chambers
Date: 1895-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: King in Yellow (Chambers)
Webpages: Blogspot, librivox.org, stitcher.com
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1973Translated by Jacques Finné for his anthology, L'Amérique fantastique de Poe à Lovecraft, 1973.
French Le masque
1976Translated by Jef Panken
Dutch Het Masker
1976 Italian La maschera [as by Robert William Chambers]
1982Translated by Waltraud Götting
German Die Maske
2002Translated by Andreas Diesel
German Die Maske
2007Translated by Christophe Thill.
French Le masque

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The King in Yellow 1895-00-00 Robert W. Chambers F. Tennyson Neely (Neely's Prismatic Library)     316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The King in Yellow 1895-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Chatto & Windus     316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Robert W. Chambers  
The King in Yellow 1895-00-00 Robert W. Chambers F. Tennyson Neely     316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Robert W. Chambers  
The King in Yellow 1902-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Harper & Brothers     274
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The King in Yellow 1916-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Constable & Co. Ltd.     312
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Mask and Other Stories 1929-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Whitman Publishing Company     126
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories, February 1930 1930-02-00 ed. D. E. Wheeler Constructive Pub. Corp.   $0.25 132
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Dalton Stevens  
The King in Yellow 1938-00-00 Robert W. Chambers D. Appleton-Century Company   $2.00 xiv+
274
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Famous Fantastic Mysteries, December 1943 1943-12-00 ed. Mary Gnaedinger All-Fiction Field, Inc.   $0.25 148
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Lawrence Checkmark
Super Science Stories (Canadian), August 1944 1944-08-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Popular Publications, Inc.; Toronto, Canada   C$0.15 84
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Leo Morey  
Magazine of Horror, November 1964 1964-11-00 ed. Robert A. W. Lowndes Health Knowledge, Inc.   $0.50 132
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 Fred Wolters Checkmark
The King in Yellow 1965-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Ace Books M-132 $0.45 253
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 Jack Gaughan Checkmark
Tales of the Uncanny 1968-00-00 ed. Kurt Singer W. H. Allen 0-491-00002-2 30/- 286
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The King in Yellow and Other Horror Stories 1970-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Dover Publications 0-486-22500-3   xiii+
287
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
The Plague of the Living Dead & More Tales of the Uncanny 1970-00-00 ed. Kurt Singer Sphere Books (Sphere Occult) 0-7221-7854-9 5/- 160
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  
L'Amérique fantastique de Poe à Lovecraft 1973-00-00 ed. Jacques Finné Marabout (Anthologie du Fantastique)     382
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  
Kings of Horror 1975-04-00 ed. Ken Krueger Ken Krueger / Shroud (Fantasy Reader #6)   $1.00 77
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
anth Greg Bear Checkmark
Le roi de jaune vêtu 1976-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Fantastique #589)     182+
[10]
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  
De Koning in 't Geel 1976-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Brabantia Nostra (Kludde Reeks #6) 6 ƒ14.95 249
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 Henri Lievens Checkmark
Galassia #217 1976-07-01 ed. Gianni Montanari Casa Editrice La Tribuna 217 800 Lit. 158
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 Bruce Pennington  
The King in Yellow 1977-00-00 Robert W. Chambers Ace Books 0-441-44481-4 $1.50 274
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 Stephen Hickman Checkmark
The King in Yellow 1982-07-00 Robert W. Chambers Ace Books 0-441-44482-2 $2.50 274
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
Der gelbe Tod 1982-07-00 Robert W. Chambers
Bastei Lübbe?Bastei Luebbe
(Phantastische Literatur #72016)
3-404-72016-4 DM 5.80 190
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 John Stewart Checkmark
The Plague of the Living Dead & More Tales of the Uncanny 1984-00-00 ed. Kurt Singer Ace/Stoneshire   £1.95 158
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.
anth  
L'Amérique fantastique de Poe à Lovecraft 1988-08-00 ed. Jacques Finné Néo (NéO Plus #20) 2-7304-0509-7   384
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-Michel Nicollet  
The King in Yellow 1989-07-00 Robert W. Chambers Dedalus 0-946626-51-0 £4.99 253
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 Tim Gray  
Out of the Dark, Volume One: Origins 1998-02-13 Robert W. Chambers Ash-Tree Press 1-899562-41-9 C$51.00 xii+
163
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Lamb  
The Yellow Sign and Other Stories: The Complete Weird Tales of Robert W. Chambers 2000-09-00 Robert W. Chambers Chaosium (Call of Cthulhu Fiction #6023) 1-56882-126-3 $19.95 643
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.
omni H. E. Fassl  
Der König in Gelb 2002-06-00 Robert W. Chambers Festa (H. P. Lovecrafts Bibliothek des Schreckens #2609) 3-935822-39-1 €18.00 334
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Babbarammdass Checkmark
The King in Yellow 2002-09-01 Robert W. Chambers Wildside Press 1-58715-540-0 $29.95 260
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Yellow Sign and Other Stories: The Complete Weird Tales of Robert W. Chambers 2004-02-00 Robert W. Chambers Chaosium (Call of Cthulhu Fiction #6023) 1-56882-170-0 $19.95 xviii+
643
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.
omni H. E. Fassl Checkmark
The King in Yellow 2005-07-01 Robert W. Chambers Project Gutenberg 8492 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The King in Yellow 2005-09-20 Robert W. Chambers Wildside Press 1-55742-368-7 $15.95 189
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
Le roi en jaune 2007-03-00 Robert W. Chambers Malpertuis (Absinthes, éthers, opiums #1) 978-2-917035-00-9 €15.00 vii+
268
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 Stuart Brill  
Le roi en jaune 2008-02-00 Robert W. Chambers Malpertuis (Absinthes, éthers, opiums #1) 978-2-917035-05-4 €15.00 vii+
268
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 Stuart Brill  
Fantasies of Science, Romance, and the Weird: Volume 2 2009-03-23 Robert W. Chambers Coachwhip Publications 978-1-930585-79-9 $14.95 363
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 King in Yellow 2010-05-15 Robert W. Chambers Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 978-1-84022-644-7 £2.99 xi+
179
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 Nathan Clair Checkmark
The King in Yellow 2011-10-27 Robert W. Chambers Underworld Amusements 978-1-4664-7665-3 $16.66 210
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 G. Edwin Taylor  
Bizarrocast, EP:14 2012-11-15 ed. Chris Boyle Bizarrocast   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
The King in Yellow 2013-01-28 Robert W. Chambers CreateSpace 978-1-4820-9766-5 $8.99 154
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 King in Yellow 2013-04-13 Robert W. Chambers CreateSpace 978-1-4841-1680-7 $5.99 170
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 King in Yellow 2014-02-21 Robert W. Chambers Gateway / Orion 978-1-4732-0839-1 £0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The King in Yellow 2014-03-02 Robert W. Chambers Corundum Classics 978-1-62375-079-4 $6.99 204
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 King in Yellow 2014-03-10 Robert W. Chambers Chicago Center for Literature and Photography (Cclap Victoriana Series) 978-1-939987-19-8 $14.99 260
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 King in Yellow 2014-03-12 Robert W. Chambers Falcon Press 978-1-4961-4985-5 $6.99 160
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 King in Yellow 2014-03-18 Robert W. Chambers Atria Books 978-1-4767-8868-5 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The King in Yellow 2014-03-18 Robert W. Chambers Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-4976-0373-8 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
Der König in Gelb 2014-08-00 Robert W. Chambers Festa 978-3-86552-333-4 €4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Borja Pindado  
Der König in Gelb 2014-08-22 Robert W. Chambers Festa 978-3-86552-332-7 €12.80 189
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 Borja Pindado  
The King in Yellow 2014-09-16 Robert W. Chambers Wildside Press 978-1-4794-0890-0 $11.99 208
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  
Le roi en jaune 2014-10-00 Robert W. Chambers Le Livre de Poche 978-2-253-18400-3 €8.90 381
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Robert W. Chambers  
LampLight, March 2015 2015-03-00 ed. Jacob Haddon Apokrupha 978-1-5114-3020-3 $6.99 66
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.
mag Paula Snyder  
LampLight, March 2015 2015-03-00 ed. Jacob Haddon Apokrupha   $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
mag Paula Snyder  
The King in Yellow / The Mystery of Choice 2015-07-28 Robert W. Chambers Stark House Press (Stark House Supernatural Classics) 978-1-933586-77-9 $19.95 233
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.
omni Robert W. Chambers  
Lamplight, Volume 3 2016-02-29 ed. Jacob Haddon Apokrupha 978-1-5234-7716-6 $22.99 400
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 King in Yellow 2017-10-19 Robert W. Chambers Pushkin Press 978-1-78227-376-9 £9.99 160
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Classic Fantasy Collection 2018-03-01 ed. uncredited Sirius 978-1-78828-340-3 $19.99 927
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Ridley Checkmark
The King in Yellow 2018-03-20 Robert W. Chambers Lanternfish Press 978-1-941360-13-2 $16.00 330
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  
Out of the Dark 2018-10-04 Robert W. Chambers HarperCollins (Collins Chillers) 978-0-00-826537-3 $13.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Out of the Dark 2018-10-09 Robert W. Chambers HarperCollins (Collins Chillers) 978-0-00-826536-6 $12.99 496
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 King in Yellow 2019-11-26 Robert W. Chambers Lanternfish Press 978-1-941360-39-2 $16.00 vi+
305
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 Ernst Haeckel  
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