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Title: The Music on the Hill Title Record # 74132
Author: Saki
Date: 1911-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: librivox.org
Language: English
Note: First published in The Chronicles of Clovis, John Lane, 1911.
Synopsis: "A newlywed couple moves the the countryside, on the wife's devising, as she believes it will settle her husband down. She is right, as her husband displays remarkable contentment, but there seems to be something else on their little bit of land. Her husband speaks of the ancient god Pan, and the wife hears a strange flute playing across the hills." (Dione Basseri)
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1957 French La musique sur la colline
1991Translated by Carla Borrelli and Matteo Puggioni
Italian La musica sulla collina
1994Translated by Sari Kallioinen and Anita Puumalainen
Finnish Panin huilu

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Chronicles of Clovis 1911-08-00 Saki John Lane, The Bodley Head     242
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
A Century of Horror Stories 1935-00-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Hutchinson   3/6 1024
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1943-05-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Doubleday, Doran and Co.   $3.00 xx+
487
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1943-05-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern McClelland   C$3.25 xx+
487
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1945-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Garden City Publishing Co.     xx+
488
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Chronicles of Clovis 1948-10-00 Saki Penguin Books 547 1/6 176
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 Moonlight Traveller 1949-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern The Bodley Head   12/6 477
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Moonlight Traveller 1952-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern The Bodley Head   7/6 477
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1954-09-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Cardinal / Pocket Books C-156 $0.35 xx+
485
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
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1954-09-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Cardinal / Pocket Books C-156 C$0.35 xx+
485
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  
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, September 1955 1955-09-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Fantasy House, Inc.   $0.35 132
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 Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
Fiction, #47 1957-10-00 ed. Editors of Fiction OPTA   F120.00 148
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
The Supernatural in the English Short Story 1959-01-00 ed. Pamela Search Bernard Hanison   21/- 480
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Moonlight Traveller 1960-11-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern World / WDL Books HH981 2/6 224
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  
Ghosts and Things 1962-00-00 ed. Hal Cantor Berkley Medallion F666 $0.50 160
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
No Such Thing As a Vampire 1964-00-00 ed. Frederick Pickersgill Corgi Books SN7050 2/6 126
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  
Quiver of Horror 1964-00-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Arrow Books 759 3/6 288
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  
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1965-07-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Washington Square Press W-704 $0.60 xx+
485
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
Dennis Wheatley's Second Book of Horror Stories 1968-08-00 ed. Dennis Wheatley Hutchinson   30/- 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Complete Saki 1976-00-00 H. H. Munro Doubleday 0-385-05373-8 $9.95 xiv+
944
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
Classic Tales of Horror 1976-10-00 ed. Stephanie Dowrick Constable & Co. Ltd. 0-09-461560-8 £3.75 xiii+
270
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Best Ghost Stories 1977-06-00 ed. uncredited Hamlyn 0-600-38242-7 £4.95 750
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Tales of the Supernatural 1978-02-00 ed. Stephanie Dowrick J. M. Dent     206
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  
The Complete Saki 1982-00-00 H. H. Munro Penguin Books (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) 0-14-118078-1   xiv+
944
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  
65 Great Spine Chillers 1982-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-86273-045-7 £4.95 670
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
65 Great Spine Chillers 1982-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books / Marks and Spencer 0-86273-045-7   670
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Steve Crisp Checkmark
65 Great Spine Chillers 1985-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-7064-1848-4 $8.95 672
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Chronicles of Clovis 1986-00-00 Saki Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 0-14-008355-3 £ xii+
171
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 Mick Brownfield  
The Book of Fantasy 1988-11-00 ed. Jorge Luis Borges, A. Bioy Casares, Silvina Ocampo Viking 0-670-82393-7 $19.95 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Book of Fantasy 1988-11-00 ed. Jorge Luis Borges, A. Bioy Casares, Silvina Ocampo Xanadu 0-947761-44-6 £14.95 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Book of Fantasy 1989-06-00 ed. Jorge Luis Borges, A. Bioy Casares, Silvina Ocampo Viking / QPBC   $9.95 384
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  
The Best Ghost Stories (abridged) 1990-03-00 ed. uncredited Mallard Press 0-7924-5249-6 $7.98 397
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Book of Fantasy 1990-08-00 ed. Jorge Luis Borges, A. Bioy Casares, Silvina Ocampo Black Swan 0-552-99401-4 £5.99 523
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 Stephen Player  
The Best Ghost Stories 1990-09-00 ed. uncredited Ivy Leaf 0-86363-008-1 £3.99 397
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Book of Fantasy 1990-09-00 ed. Jorge Luis Borges, A. Bioy Casares, Silvina Ocampo Carroll & Graf 0-88184-656-2 $10.95 384
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  
L'orrore nella musica 1991-04-00 ed. Gianni Pilo Fanucci Editore (I Miti di Cthulhu #37) 88-347-0069-4 Lit 17,000 281
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 Rodney Matthews  
Great Tales of the Supernatural 1992-05-00 ed. Stephanie Dowrick J. M. Dent (Everyman's Library) 0-460-87165-X £3.99 206
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 Joseph Drivas  
The Complete Stories of Saki 1993-00-00 Saki Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-071-1   594
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 Walter Sicket  
Englantilaiset aaveet 1994-00-00 ed. Markku Sadelehto Werner Söderström Osakeyhtiö (FAN) 951-0-19413-1   502
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 Jukka Murtosaari Checkmark
100 Tiny Tales of Terror 1996-09-00 ed. Stefan Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0140-7 $7.98 x+
565
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Cheryl Knippenburg Checkmark
The Complete Saki 1998-05-01 H. H. Munro Penguin Books 0-14-018420-1 £8.99 xiv +
944
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 E. O. Hoppe Checkmark
Saki: The Complete Short Stories 2000-10-00 H. H. Munro Penguin Books (Penguin Classics) 0-14-118449-3 £10.99 576
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 Chronicles of Clovis 2003-01-01 Saki Project Gutenberg 3688 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Scary Stories 2006-10-00 ed. Barry Moser Chronicle Books 0-8118-5414-0 $16.95 182
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Barry Moser  
The Chronicles of Clovis 2008-02-24 Saki LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll  
The Screaming Skull and Other Classic Horror Stories 2010-00-00 ed. Michael Kelahan Fall River Press 978-1-4351-2498-1   xiv+
408
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Patrice Kaplan Checkmark
The Chronicles of Clovis 2012-11-20 Saki CreateSpace 978-1-4810-5332-7 $12.99 208
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  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 021 2013-07-18 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
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