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Title: The Ancestor Title Record # 63916
Authors: August Derleth and H. P. Lovecraft
Date: 1957-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1976 Italian L'antenato [as by August Derleth and Howard Phillips Lovecraft]
1978Translated by Jean Ferry
French L'ancêtre [as by A. Derleth and H. P. Lovecraft]
1987Translated by Franz Rottensteiner
German Der Vorfahr

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Survivor and Others 1957-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Arkham House   $3.00 161
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ronald Clyne Checkmark
The Survivor and Others 1962-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Ballantine Books 629 $0.35 143
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
The Survivor and Others 1962-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Ballantine Books 629 C$0.35 143
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Beyond the Curtain of Dark 1966-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Four Square Books 1634 5/- 320
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 Josh Kirby  
The Shadow Out of Time and Other Tales of Horror 1968-05-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Gollancz 0-575-00110-0 £2.50 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Shuttered Room and Other Tales of Horror 1970-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Panther 0-586-03399-8 £0.30 205
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 Picture Post Checkmark
The World of H. P. Lovecraft 1971-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Ballantine Books 01300X   xii+
242+
xiv+
208+
143+
xvi+
138
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.
omni Gervasio Gallardo Checkmark
The Survivor and Others 1971-02-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Ballantine Books 0-345-02148-7 $0.95 143
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 Gervasio Gallardo Checkmark
Beyond the Curtain of Dark 1972-11-00 ed. Peter Haining Pinnacle Books P138Z $1.25 380
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 Checkmark
Beyond the Curtain of Dark 1972-11-00 ed. Peter Haining New English Library 0-450-01297-2 £0.40 320
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Shuttered Room and Other Tales of Horror 1973-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Panther 0-586-03399-8 £0.35 205
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
The Watchers Out of Time and Others 1974-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Arkham House   $8.50 ix+
405
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Herb Arnold Checkmark
Fantasy: The Literature of the Marvelous 1974-00-00 ed. Leo P. Kelley McGraw-Hill (Patterns in Literary Art) 0-07-033502-8 $3.96 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.
anth Checkmark
The Shuttered Room and Other Tales of Horror 1974-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Panther 0-586-03399-8 £0.40 205
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
Galassia #221 1976-11-01 ed. Gianni Montanari Casa Editrice La Tribuna 221 800 Lit. 150
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 Shadow Out of Time and Other Tales of Horror 1977-11-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Gollancz (Gollancz Fantasy & Macabre) 0-575-00110-0   384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
L'ombre venue de l'espace et autres contes 1978-03-20 A. Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #821) 2-277-11821-4   186
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 Philippe Druillet Checkmark
The Watchers Out of Time and Others 1984-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Arkham House   $14.95 ix+
405
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Herb Arnold  
L'ombre venue de l'espace et autres contes 1984-07-00 A. Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft France Loisirs 2-7242-2113-3   183
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Cerf Checkmark
Die dunkle Brüderschaft 1987-02-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #173) 3-518-37756-6 DM 10.00 233+
[1]
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 Tom Breuer Checkmark
The Watchers Out of Time and Others 1988-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Arkham House   $15.95 ix+
405
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Herb Arnold  
The Watchers Out of Time 1991-10-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Carroll & Graf (Masters of Horror) 0-88184-769-0 $4.50 320
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 Watchers Out of Time 1992-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Carroll & Graf (Masters of Horror) 0-88184-769-0 $4.95 320
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
The Watchers Out of Time 1996-00-00 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Carroll & Graf (Masters of Horror) 0-88184-769-0 $4.95 320
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 Watchers Out of Time 2008-10-14 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-48569-4 $14.00 289
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 John Jude Palencar Checkmark
The Watchers Out of Time 2008-10-14 August Derleth, H. P. Lovecraft Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-48571-7 $9.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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