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Title: Number 13 Title Record # 675425
Author: M. R. James
Date: 1904-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: librivox.org
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1904 Number 13 [as by Montague Rhodes James, Litt.D.]
1920 Number 13 [as by Montague Rhodes James]
1966 Room 13
Year Language Title
1939Translated by Georgette Camille
French
La chambre nº 13?La chambre numéro 13
[as by Montague Rhodes James]
1962 French La chambre No 13 [as by Montague R. James]
1963Translated by Nini Brunt
Dutch Nummer Dertien
1981Translated by Nini Brunt
Dutch Nummer 13 [as by Montague Rhodes James]
1981French translation credited as "based upon Georgette Camille's translation" in Stragliati and Goimard's anthology.
French Le numéro 13
1982 French Le numéro 13 [as by Montague Rhodes James]
1987Translated by Usch Kiausch.
German Nummer 13
1992Italian translation by Alessandra Roccato.
Italian Numero tredici

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Ghost-Stories of an Antiquary 1904-00-00 Montague Rhodes James, Litt.D. Edward Arnold   6/- xi+
270
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost-Stories of an Antiquary 1905-00-00 Montague Rhodes James, Litt.D. Edward Arnold     xi+
270
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Masterpieces of Mystery in Four Volumes: Ghost Stories 1920-00-00 ed. Joseph Lewis French Doubleday, Page & Company     241
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Collected Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1931-00-00 M. R. James Edward Arnold   8/6 xii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Collected Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1931-00-00 M. R. James Longmans, Green and Co.     xii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
A Century of Thrillers: Second Series 1935-00-00 ed. uncredited Daily Express Publications     896
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1937-06-18 M. R. James Penguin Books 91 6d 153
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  
Nouvelles histoires de fantômes anglais 1939-04-00 ed. Edmond Jaloux Gallimard (La renaissance de la nouvelle)     vii+
239
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  
Best Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1944-00-00 M. R. James World Publishing Co. (A Tower Mystery)   $0.49 319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Best Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1944-07-00 M. R. James World Publishing Co. (A Tower Mystery)   $0.49 319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Fireside Book of Ghost Stories 1947-00-00 ed. Edward Wagenknecht Bobbs-Merrill Company   $3.75 xxiii+
593
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1953-00-00 M. R. James Pan Books 266   159
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 Carl Wilton  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1960-00-00 M. R. James Penguin Books 91 2/6 153
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
Fiction, #108 1962-11-00 ed. Alain Dorémieux OPTA   F2.50 180
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 Jean-Claude Forest Checkmark
Histoires de fantômes anglais: suivies de: Nouvelles histoires de fantômes anglais 1962-11-00 Edmond Jaloux Gallimard (Les classiques anglais)     351
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  
Spookverhalen 1963-00-00 M. R. James Querido (Salamander #150) 150 ƒ1.75 159
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 M. T. Koornstra Checkmark
Les chefs-d'œuvre de l'épouvante?Les chefs-d'oeuvre de l'épouvante
1965-00-00 ed. Jacques Bergier, Alex Grall, Jacques Sternberg Planète (Anthologie Planète)     472
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jean Gourmelin  
Great Stories of Mystery and Imagination 1966-00-00 ed. Bryan Douglas Fontana 1324 3/6 223
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  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1971-00-00 M. R. James Dover Publications 0-486-22758-8 $1.75 ii+
153
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 James McBryde Checkmark
The Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1974-00-00 M. R. James Edward Arnold 0-7131-5757-7   vii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1974-07-25 M. R. James Penguin Books 0-14-003892-2 £0.50 303
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 Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1975-00-00 M. R. James St. Martin's Press   $15.00 vii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Gaslight Tales of Terror 1976-00-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana (Fontana Tales of Terror) 0-00-614149-8 £0.50 191
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 Justin Todd  
Tales to Make the Flesh Creep 1977-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Constable & Co. Ltd. 0-09-462010-5 £5.00 xix+
282
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
De Griezeligste Verhalen 1981-00-00 ed. Erik Lankester Loeb 90-6213-254-5   492
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 Kate Higgins Checkmark
Histoires d'aberrations 1981-08-24 ed. Roland Stragliati, Jacques Goimard Presses Pocket (La grande anthologie du fantastique #7) 2-266-00425-5   406
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 C. Broutin Checkmark
Siffle et je viendrai... 1982-11-00 Montague Rhodes James Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #62) 2-7304-0176-8   197
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 Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Stories of Haunted Inns 1983-10-00 ed. Denys Val Baker William Kimber 0-7183-0459-4 £6.95 173
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ionicus  
The Penguin Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1984-00-00 M. R. James Penguin Books 0-14-009017-7 £ 362
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  
Siffle et je viendrais 1985-00-00 Montague Rhodes James Euredif (Playboy Science Fiction (France) #45) 2-7167-1275-1 F19.50 190
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  
The Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1986-00-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press 0-19-212255-X $18.95 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Rosalind Caldecott  
The Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1986-11-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press 0-19-212255-X £12.95 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Rosalind Caldecott  
Das GeisterHausBuch: Band 2 1987-00-00 ed. Klaus Seehafer Ravensburger (Ravensburger Taschenbuch #1652) 3-473-51652-X    
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
Jindra Čapek?Jindra Chapek
 
A Warning to the Curious: The Ghost Stories of M.R. James 1987-02-00 M. R. James Hutchinson 0-09-170080-9 £9.95 xiv+
257
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 1987-04-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 0-19-281719-1 £3.95 xxxviii+
352
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 Atkinson Grimshaw  
The Penguin Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1987-10-00 M. R. James Penguin Books 0-14-010226-4 £3.95 362
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  
A Warning to the Curious 1988-01-00 M. R. James Arrow Books 0-09-952630-1 £3.50 xiv+
257
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  
Collected Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-053-3   352
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 Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 0-19-281719-1 £5.99 xxxviii+
352
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 Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Collected Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-57335-363-9   352
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 Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Horror Story 12 1992-04-00 uncredited Garden Editoriale (Horror Story #12)   Lit 8,000 284
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 Miani  
Collected Ghost Stories 1993-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-053-3   647
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 Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Collected Ghost Stories 1994-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-839-9   354
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Thrillers: A Classic Collection 1994-10-00 ed. uncredited Bracken Books 1-85891-159-1 £5.99 612
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Selected Ghost Stories 1995-05-00 M. R. James Senate 1-85958-134-X   394
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  
Thrillers 1996-00-00 ed. uncredited Leopard 1-85891-316-0   4+
612
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
Twelve Tales of the Supernatural 1997-10-00 ed. Michael Cox Oxford University Press (Oxford Twelve) 0-19-288027-6 $9.95 ix+
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.
anth  
A Warning to the Curious and Other Stories 1998-05-00 M. R. James Phoenix 0-7538-0446-8 £3.99 ix+
245
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 Anders Lindholm  
A Pleasing Terror: The Complete Supernatural Writings 2001-08-01 M. R. James Ash-Tree Press 1-55310-024-7 C$100.00 xlix+
658
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Paul Lowe  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 2002-00-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press 0-19-515117-8 $19.00 xiv+
298
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 2003-01-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press / SFBC   $9.99 xiv+
298
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Wordsworth Book of Horror Stories 2004-00-00 ed. uncredited Wordsworth Editions 1-84022-056-2   1149
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
Room 13 and Other Ghost Stories 2005-06-21 M. R. James Macmillan Education 1-4050-7660-7 £9.48 72
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 2005-07-01 M. R. James Project Gutenberg 8486    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Count Magnus and Other Ghost Stories: The Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James, Volume 1 2005-09-00 M. R. James Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Classics) 0-14-303939-3 $16.00 288
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 James McBryde  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Vol. 1 2006-06-07 M. R. James LibriVox   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2007-07-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 1-84022-551-3   xi+
352
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  
Complete Ghost Stories 2007-09-01 M. R. James Collector's Library / CRW Publishing 978-1-905716-09-8 £7.99 592
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Masterpieces of Mystery in Four Volumes: Ghost Stories 2009-01-06 ed. Joseph Lewis French Project Gutenberg 27722    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 2009-01-29 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-953857-7 £7.99 xxxviii+
352
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 Atkinson Grimshaw  
Masterpieces of Mystery: Ghost Stories 2010-01-08 ed. Joseph Lewis French Dodo Press 978-1-4099-9344-5 $16.99 180
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  
Horror Masters Vol. 9 2010-01-20 ed. Sons of Horror River Styx Publishing 978-1-61704-045-0 $12.54 174
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  
Dark Canon: 22 Stories of Fantasy and Fright by M. R. James 2010-06-07 M. R. James Coachwhip Publications 978-1-61646-020-4 $14.95 446
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.
coll  
A Boxful of Ghosts 2010-10-01 David Stuart Davies, Marcus Clapham, Charles Dickens, M. R. James Collector's Library / CRW Publishing 978-1-907360-20-6 £29.99 1872
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 2011-02-14 M. R. James Aeterna 978-1-4444-4327-1 $8.49 102
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  
Ghost Stories 2011-10-06 M. R. James Vintage (UK) (Vintage Classics) 978-1-4481-1358-3 £7.99 xvii+
269
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  
Collected Ghost Stories 2011-10-13 M. R. James Oxford University Press 978-0-19-956884-0 £14.99 xxx+
468
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2011-10-13 M. R. James Oxford University Press 978-0-19-162044-7 £8.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Ghost Stories 2011-10-15 M. R. James Vintage (UK) (Vintage Classics) 978-0-09-956056-2 £7.99 384
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.
coll  
The M. R. James Megapack 2013-04-03 M. R. James Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-4678-7 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2013-09-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-967489-3 £8.99 512
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  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 2015-01-27 M. R. James Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-4976-8422-5 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
LampLight, September 2015 2015-09-00 ed. Paul Michael Anderson Apokrupha 978-1-5176-6407-7 $6.99 96
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  
Sämtliche Geistergeschichten, Band 1 2016-08-24 M. R. James Festa (H. P. Lovecrafts Bibliothek des Schreckens #2640) 978-3-86552-482-9 €28.00 445+
[2]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Complete Ghost Stories 2017-01-26 M. R. James Macmillan UK (Macmillan Collector's Library) 978-1-5098-2772-5 £9.99 592
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Complete Ghost Stories 2017-01-26 M. R. James Macmillan UK (Macmillan Collector's Library) 978-1-5098-4563-7 £0.98  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2017-04-01 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-879736-4 £16.99 512
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
LampLight: Volume 4 2017-06-29 ed. Jacob Haddon, Paul Michael Anderson Apokrupha 978-1-5470-2022-5 $22.99 388
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 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  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary date unknown M. R. James Dover Publications 0-486-22758-8 $3.95 153
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 James McBryde Checkmark
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary date unknown M. R. James Dover Publications 0-486-22758-8 $3.00 153
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 James McBryde Checkmark
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