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Title: The King of the Cats Title Record # 69746
Author: Stephen Vincent Benét
Date: 1929-02-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Translations
Year Language Title
1947Translated by Pierre Javet, first in Benét's collection Le roi des chats, Paris, Julliard, "Sequana", 1947.
French Le roi des chats
1990 Italian Il re dei gatti
2016Translated by an unknown translator
French Le roi des chats

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Harper's Bazar, February 1929 1929-02-00 ed. Editors of Harper's Bazaar        
octavo?5.5" by 8.5" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
mag  
Creeps by Night: Chills and Thrills 1931-09-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett John Day   $2.50 525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Modern Tales of Horror 1932-07-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Gollancz   5/- 448
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Thirteen O'Clock: Stories of Several Worlds 1937-10-11 Stephen Vincent Benét Farrar & Rinehart   $2.50 viii+
305
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Thirteen O'Clock: Stories of Several Worlds 1938-02-00 Stephen Vincent Benét William Heinemann   7/6 344
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Thirteen O'Clock 1939-00-00 Stephen Vincent Benét William Heinemann   3/6 344
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Selected Works of Stephen Vincent Benét, Volume Two: Prose 1942-06-00 Stephen Vincent Benét Farrar & Rinehart     483
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Short Stories of Stephen Vincent Benét - A Selection 1943-00-00 Stephen Vincent Benét Armed Services Edition C-77 $0.00 319
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  
Twenty-Five Short Stories by Stephen Vincent Benét 1943-00-00 Stephen Vincent Benét Sun Dial Press     579
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Out of This World 1944-05-00 ed. Julius Fast Penguin Books (US) 537 $0.25 viii+
245
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
Out of This World 1944-08-00 ed. Julius Fast Penguin Books (US) 537 $0.25 viii+
245
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
Out of This World 1945-04-00 ed. Julius Fast Penguin Books (US) 537 $0.25 245
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  
Out of This World 1946-03-00 ed. Julius Fast Penguin Books (US) 537 $0.25 232
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
The Stephen Vincent Benét Pocket Book 1946-10-00 Stephen Vincent Benét Pocket Books 360   x+
414
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  
Man Into Beast: Strange Tales of Transformation 1947-00-00 ed. A. C. Spectorsky Doubleday   $3.75 xii+
368
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Vera Bock  
Fiction, #31 1956-06-00 ed. Editors of Fiction OPTA   F100.00 132
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 Philippe Curval Checkmark
Creeps by Night 1961-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Belmont Books 230 $0.35 141
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Monster Museum 1965-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House   $3.95 207
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Earl E. Mayan  
Creeps by Night 1966-02-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Four Square Books   3/6 141
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 Michael Leonard (I) Checkmark
Terribly Strange Tales 1967-11-00 ed. Elizabeth Hough Sechrist, Janette Woolsey Macrae-Smith Company     253
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Breakdown and Other Thrillers 1968-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Four Square Books 1784 3/6 128
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  
Beware of the Cat 1972-11-00 ed. Michel Parry Gollancz 0-575-01413-X   191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Supernatural Cats 1972-11-03 ed. Claire Necker Doubleday (Doubleday Science Fiction) 0-385-07561-8 $6.95 xiv+
439
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Margo Herr Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Monster Museum 1973-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Armada Lions 0-00-670696-7 £0.45 190
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.
anth  
Beware of the Cat 1973-00-00 ed. Michel Parry Taplinger 0-8008-0730-8 $6.50 192
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rus Anderson Checkmark
Beware of the Cat 1974-00-00 ed. Michel Parry Arrow Books 0-09-909450-9 £0.40 191
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 Checkmark
The Golden Road 1974-01-00 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster 0-671-21554-X $8.95 447
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Joel Avirom Checkmark
Supernatural Cats 1974-01-00 ed. Claire Necker Warner Paperback Library 0-446-59370-2 / 59-370 $1.75 446
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 Tony Ruta Checkmark
The Golden Road 1974-11-00 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-01900-X £3.00 342
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Monster Museum 1981-08-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Fontana Lions 0-00-671873-6 £1.00 190
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.
anth Julek Heller Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Monster Museum 1982-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-84899-3 $2.50 x+
213
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  
Roger Caras' Treasury of Great Cat Stories 1987-00-00 ed. Roger Caras Truman Talley Books / Dutton 0-525-24398-4   xiii+
495
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Enchantment 1988-05-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 10513 $6.98 xvi+
622
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Canty Checkmark
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Enchantment 1988-12-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell St. Martin's Press 0-312-02250-6 $19.95 xvi+
622
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Canty Checkmark
Roger Caras' Treasury of Great Cat Stories 1990-00-00 ed. Roger Caras Galahad Books 0-88365-763-5   xiii+
495
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Vivono di notte. 18 racconti dell'orrore 1990-09-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Omnibus) 88-04-34172-6 25,000 Lit 382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Enchantment 1996-02-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 1-56865-174-0 / 10703 $10.98 xvi+
622
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Canty Checkmark
Les chats fantastiques 1998-09-00 ed. Xavier Legrand-Ferronnière Joëlle Losfeld 2-84412-005-9 F139.00 352
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.
anth Christian Pierre  
Urania #1497 Supplement 2005-04-00 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1497 Supplement €4.10 298
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.
mag Franco Brambilla  
American Fantastic Tales: Terror and the Uncanny from Poe to the Pulps 2009-00-00 ed. Peter Straub The Library of America (The Library of America #196) 978-1-59853-047-6 $35.00 xv+
746
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Andy Kerry , MIchelle Kerry Checkmark
By the Waters of Babylon, and Other Fantasies and Prophecies 2014-11-09 Stephen Vincent Benét Hythloday Press 978-0-692-33019-7 $9.85 138
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  
Terreur dans la nuit : 10 nouvelles horrifiques 2016-03-31 ed. Dashiell Hammett Fleuve Noir 978-2-265-11577-4 €16.90 214
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  
Alfred Hitchcock's Monster Museum date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-91230-6   207
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Earl E. Mayan Checkmark
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