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Title: The Opener of the Crypt

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Title: The Opener of the Crypt Title Record # 76054
Author: John Jakes
Date: 1952-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: An unofficial sequel to Edgar Allan Poe's "The Cask of Amontillado"
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Current Tags: fantasy (1), horror (1) Add Tags

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Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1952 The Opener of the Crypt [as by John W. Jakes]
Year Language Title
1975Translated by Angela Sarmento. Revised by Clarisse Tavares
Portuguese Aquele que Abriu o Sepulcro
1988Translated by Daniela Galdo and Gianni Pilo
Italian La cripta

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Fantastic, November-December 1952 1952-11-00 ed. Howard Browne Ziff-Davis Publishing Company   $0.35 164
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 Barye Phillips Checkmark
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology 1965-00-00 ed. Boris Karloff Souvenir Press     190
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories 1965-05-00 ed. Boris Karloff Avon G1254 $0.50 176
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.
anth Checkmark
Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories 1965-05-00 ed. Boris Karloff Avon G1254 $0.50 176
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.
anth  
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology 1969-00-00 ed. Boris Karloff Corgi 0-552-08144-2 £0.20 158
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 Checkmark
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology 1975-00-00 ed. Boris Karloff Everest Books 0-903925-88-5   172
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  
Antologia do Horror 1975-04-00 ed. Boris Karloff Arcádia (Biblioteca Arcádia- Antologias)     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.
anth Manuel Dias Checkmark
The Diversifier, #21 July 1977 1977-07-00 ed. C. C. Clingan C. C. Clingan   $1.25 76
octavo?5.5" by 8.5" magazine, usually saddle-stapled, instead of side-stapled or glued
fanzine Ron Wilber Checkmark
Il furore di Cthulhu 1988-01-00 ed. Luigi Cozzi Fanucci Editore (I Miti di Cthulhu #23) 88-347-0050-3 Lit 15,000 250
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 Boris Vallejo  
100 Twisted Little Tales of Torment 1998-10-00 ed. Stefan Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0855-X $7.98 578
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Lucy Corvino  
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