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Title: Negotium Perambulans Title Record # 76289
Author: E. F. Benson
Date: 1922-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: first publication in Hutchinson's Magazine, November 1922 (http://www.levisagevert.com/bibliographie-auteurs/auteurs-b/auteurs-b/b0008.html)
Synopsis: A man visits his uncle, a vicar in rural Cornwall, and hears about a strange malady which strikes the locals at night, swiftly reducing them to skin and bones.
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Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1922 Negotium Perambulans...
Year Language Title
1969Translated by Maurice Bernard Endrèbe.
French "Negotium perambulans"
1978Translated by Jacques Finné
French Negotium perambulans...
1978Translated by Jean Marigny for his anthology Histoires anglo-saxonnes de vampires, 1978.
French Negotium perambulans

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Visible and Invisible 1923-00-00 E. F. Benson Hutchinson   7/6 iii+
288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Visible and Invisible 1924-00-00 E. F. Benson George H. Doran     298
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Visible and Invisible 1925-00-00 E. F. Benson Hutchinson   2/6 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
More Ghosts and Marvels: A Selection of Uncanny Tales from Walter Scott to Michael Arlen 1927-00-00 ed. V. H. Collins Oxford University Press (The World's Classics #323)   2/- viii+
498
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Beware After Dark!: The Worlds Most Stupendous Tales of Mystery, Horror, Thrills and Terror 1929-08-00 ed. T. Everett Harré The Macaulay Company   $2.50 461
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Who Knocks?: Twenty Masterpieces of the Spectral for the Connoisseur 1946-00-00 ed. August Derleth Rinehart   $2.50 ix+
391
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Lee Brown Coye  
Who Knocks? 1964-12-00 ed. August Derleth Panther 1769 3/6 191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Third Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1966-00-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 1465 3/6 224
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 Checkmark
Medley Macabre: An Anthology of Stories of the Supernatural, Being Ghosts, Psychic Phenomena, Psychical Phenomena, Uncanny Mysteries 1966-00-00 ed. Bryan A. Netherwood Hammond, Hammond & Co.   30/- 544
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Famous Monster Tales 1967-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Van Nostrand Reinhold 1983 $4.75 201
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Ruzicka Checkmark
Les miroirs de la peur 1969-04-00 ed. Roland Stragliati Casterman     330
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Daniel Locus Checkmark
The Third Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1971-10-00 ed. Robert Aickman Beagle Boxer 95156 $0.95 224
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 Checkmark
Spectre 1973-06-14 ed. Richard Davis Abelard-Schuman 0-200-71968-8 £1.75 viii+
168
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Horror Horn and Other Stories: The Best Horror Stories of E. F. Benson 1974-00-00 E. F. Benson Panther 0-586-04096-X £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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Monsters Monsters Monsters 1975-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-02846-1   187
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 Charles Keeping Checkmark
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  
Monsters Monsters Monsters 1978-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-02846-1   187
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Charles Keeping Checkmark
La chambre dans la tour 1978-00-00 E. F. Benson Librairie des Champs-Élysées (Le Masque - Fantastique (2ème série) #7) 2-7024-0728-5   249
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 Tibor Csernus Checkmark
Histoires anglo-saxonnes de vampires 1978-04-00 ed. Jean Marigny Librairie des Champs-Élysées (Histoires fantastiques) 2-7024-0743-9   324
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 Georges Raimondo  
The Third Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1980-05-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 0-00-613696-6   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  
65 Great Tales of Horror 1981-09-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-7064-1729-1   688
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
65 Great Tales of Horror 1982-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-7064-1729-1   688
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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 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 Collected Ghost Stories of E. F. Benson 1992-11-00 E. F. Benson Robinson 1-85487-110-2 £7.99 xvii+
624
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 Checkmark
The Collected Ghost Stories of E. F. Benson 1992-12-00 E. F. Benson Carroll & Graf 0-88184-857-3 $10.95 xvi+
624
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  
H. P. Lovecraft's Book of Horror 1993-11-00 ed. Dave Carson, Stephen Jones Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-496-2 $7.98 xii+
450
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Bruce Pennington Checkmark
H. P. Lovecraft's Book of Horror 1994-04-00 ed. Dave Carson, Stephen Jones Robinson 1-85487-231-1 £6.99 450
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Collected Ghost Stories of E. F. Benson 1996-00-00 E. F. Benson Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0365-2 $12.95 xvii+
624
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 Kathleen M. Lynch , Barnaby Hall Checkmark
The Collected Ghost Stories of E. F. Benson 1996-11-00 E. F. Benson Carroll & Graf 1-85487-110-2 $12.95 xvi+
624
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  
Blood Thirst: 100 Years of Vampire Fiction 1997-10-00 ed. Leonard Wolf Oxford University Press 0-19-511593-7 $25.00 379
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Gary A. Lippincott  
Blood Thirst: 100 Years of Vampire Fiction 1999-09-00 ed. Leonard Wolf Oxford University Press 0-19-513250-5 $16.95 380
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 Gary A. Lippincott  
Mrs. Amworth 2001-07-00 E. F. Benson Ash-Tree Press 1-55310-018-2 C$56.00 198
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Douglas Walters  
The World's Greatest Horror Stories 2004-03-00 ed. Dave Carson, Stephen Jones Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-5466-7 $7.95 450
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 Simon Marsden  
H. P. Lovecraft's Book of Horror 2008-00-00 ed. Dave Carson, Stephen Jones Fall River Press 978-1-4351-0745-8   532
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Igor Satanovsky Checkmark
Monstrum: Classic Tales of Legendary, Beastly, and Ghastly Creatures 2010-00-00 ed. Chad Arment Coachwhip Publications 978-1-61646-022-8   346
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  
Collected Works of E. F. Benson 2012-09-15 E. F. Benson Benediction Classics 978-1-78139-290-4 $49.99 994
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
The E. F. Benson Megapack 2013-03-13 E. F. Benson Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-4699-2 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Ghost Stories 2016-10-06 E. F. Benson Vintage (UK) (Vintage Classics) 978-1-78487-190-1 £16.99 xi+
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.
coll  
Ghost Stories 2016-10-06 E. F. Benson Vintage Digital 978-1-4735-4634-9    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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