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Title: The Birds Title Record # 80267
Author: Daphne du Maurier
Date: 1952-10-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: First published in Good Housekeeping, October 1952.
Synopsis: A family in their Cornish cottage are attacked by all the birds in the countryside. It's the apocalypse.
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Other Titles

Translations Translated Serializations
Year Language Title
1953Initial translation by Denise Van Moppès in Daphne du Maurier's collection Le Pommier, 1953.
French Les oiseaux
1961 Dutch De Vogels
1987Title means "The Birds".
Romanian
Păsările?Pasarile
2002Unknown translator.
Spanish Los pájaros
Year Language Title
1954 Italian E il cielo si avventò sulla Terra (Part 1 of 2)
1954 Italian E il cielo si avventò sulla Terra (Part 2 of 2)

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Apple Tree: A Short Novel and Some Stories 1952-00-00 Daphne du Maurier Gollancz   10/6 264
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Good Housekeeping, October 1952 1952-10-00 ed. Editors of Good Housekeeping        
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
mag  
Kiss Me Again, Stranger 1953-00-00 Daphne du Maurier Doubleday   $3.50 319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
I Romanzi di Urania #32 1954-01-20 ed. Giorgio Monicelli Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 32 130 Lit 128
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 Curt Caesar Checkmark
I Romanzi di Urania #33 1954-01-30 ed. Giorgio Monicelli Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 33 130 Lit 128
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 Curt Caesar Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: My Favorites in Suspense 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House     x+
502
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Things With Claws 1961-00-00 ed. Whit Burnett, Hallie Burnett Ballantine Books 466K $0.35 vi+
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.
anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Nieuwe Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos 1961-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #686) 686   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 Friso Checkmark
The Birds and Other Stories 1963-00-00 Daphne du Maurier Penguin Books     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.
coll  
Stories of Suspense 1963-09-00 ed. Mary E. MacEwen Scholastic Book Services T487 $0.45 iii+
220
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 Irv Docktor Checkmark
Things With Claws 1965-00-00 ed. Whit Burnett, Hallie Burnett Ballantine Books U2816 $0.50 159
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.
anth Richard Powers  
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbinders in Suspense 1967-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-81665-X   206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Harold Isen Checkmark
Strange Beasts and Unnatural Monsters 1968-08-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Fawcett Crest R1166 $0.60 224
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 Jerome Podwil Checkmark
Something Strange 1969-00-00 ed. Marjorie B. Smiley, Mary Delores Jarmon, Domenica Paterno Macmillan     ix+
246
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  
Unknown Worlds 1969-00-00 ed. Lawana Trout, Michael C. Flanigan Holt, Rinehart and Winston (Holt's Impact Series) 0-03-071620-9 $2.20 xviii+
157
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  
Stories of Suspense 1969-03-00 ed. Mary E. MacEwen Scholastic T487 $0.60 220
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 Irv Docktor Checkmark
Cornish Tales of Terror 1970-00-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana (Fontana Tales of Terror) 0-00-614249-4 £0.25 190
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 Justin Todd  
Ladies of Horror: Two Centuries of Supernatural Stories by the Gentle Sex 1971-00-00 ed. Seon Manley, Gogo Lewis Lothrop, Lee & Shepard   $5.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Cornish Tales of Terror 1971-02-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana (Fontana Tales of Terror) 0-00-612458-5   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  
Eco-Fiction 1971-04-00 ed. John Stadler Washington Square Press 0-671-47845-1 $0.95 xii+
211
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 Eagle Checkmark
The Ruins of Earth 1971-11-00 ed. Thomas M. Disch G. P. Putnam's Sons   $6.95 318
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard Powers  
The Ruins of Earth 1971-12-00 ed. Thomas M. Disch G. P. Putnam's Sons / SFBC 1778 $1.49 279
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Stories of Suspense 1972-00-00 ed. Mary E. MacEwen Scholastic T487 $0.75 220
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 Irv Docktor  
The Ruins of Earth 1972-06-00 ed. Thomas M. Disch Berkley Medallion N2175 $0.95 287
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
A Little Night Reading: Twenty Tales of Horror and the Supernatural 1974-00-00 ed. Dave Allen Schlesinger Yeatman Ltd 0-85093-191-6   315
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
A Little Night Reading 1975-09-00 ed. Dave Allen Orbit 0-86007-863-9 £0.75 314
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  
You and Science Fiction 1976-00-00 ed. Bernard C. Hollister National Textbook Co. 0-8442-5547-5   349
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  
Echoes from the Macabre 1976-00-00 Daphne du Maurier Gollancz 0-575-02181-0 £4.50 348
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
14 of My Favorite in Suspense 1976-06-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell 3630 $1.50 286
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  
Echoes from the Macabre 1977-00-00 Daphne du Maurier Doubleday 0-385-12655-7 $8.95 325
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Le fantastique féminin d'Ann Racliffe à nos jours 1977-00-00 ed. Anne Richter Marabout (Anthologie du Fantastique)     364
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 Lydia Wills  
Sinister and Supernatural Stories 1978-00-00 ed. Richard Adams Ward, Lock (Ward Lock Educational Short Stories #5) 0-7062-3668-8 £1.95 135
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Sinister and Supernatural Stories 1978-00-00 ed. Richard Adams Ward, Lock (Ward Lock Educational Short Stories #5) 0-7062-3667-X £0.80 135
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  
Fireside Reader 1978-00-00 ed. Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest     639
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Echoes from the Macabre 1978-04-00 Daphne du Maurier Avon 0-380-01953-1 $1.95 319
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 Norman Adams Checkmark
Witches' Brew: Horror and Supernatural Stories by Women 1984-10-00 ed. Marcia Muller, Bill Pronzini Macmillan 0-02-599230-9 $19.95 viii+
323
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
You and Science Fiction 1985-00-00 ed. Bernard C. Hollister National Textbook Co. 0-8442-5547-5 $9.95 [7]+
349
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
Histoires de catastrophes 1985-02-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3818) 2-253-03628-5   443
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 Philippe Adamov Checkmark
Trenul de noapte: proză fantastică?Trenul de noapte: proza fantastica
1987-00-00 ed. Angela Tudorii Astra     365
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth
Dieter Sabău?Dieter Sabau
 
Kiss Me Again, Stranger 1987-05-00 Daphne du Maurier Dell 0-440-14576-7 $3.95 318
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  
Classics of the Macabre 1987-09-00 Daphne du Maurier Gollancz 0-575-04050-5 £10.95 284
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Classics of the Macabre 1987-09-00 Daphne du Maurier Gollancz 0-575-04191-9 £25.00 284
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Classics of the Macabre 1987-11-00 Daphne du Maurier Doubleday 0-385-24302-2 $18.95 284
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
You and Science Fiction 1994-00-00 ed. Bernard C. Hollister National Textbook Co. 0-8442-5547-5   [7]+
349
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
Le fantastique féminin d'Ann Radcliffe à Patricia Highsmith 1995-00-00 ed. Anne Richter Complexe (Bibliothèque Complexe) 2-87027-578-1    
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 Birds 1998-11-00 Daphne du Maurier Addison Wesley Longman (Penguin Readers) 0-582-40116-X £2.50 48
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.
chap  
Los mejores relatos de terror llevados al cine 2002-00-00 ed. Juan José Plans Alfaguara (Juvenil - Serie Roja) 84-204-4994-6   224
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 Jesús Sanz  
Los mejores relatos de terror llevados al cine 2011-00-00 ed. Juan José Plans Alfaguara (Juvenil - Serie Roja) 978-607-01-1865-4   228
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  
Murmurations: An Anthology of Uncanny Stories About Birds 2011-10-00 ed. Nicholas Royle Two Ravens Press 978-1-906120-59-7 £9.99 xvi+
264
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
Zoetrope: All-Story, Spring 2013 2013-03-00 ed. Michael Ray AZX Publications   $8.00 102
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Checkmark
The Birds and Other Stories 2013-12-17 Daphne du Maurier Little, Brown 978-0-316-25360-4 $9.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Eco-Fiction date unknown ed. John Stadler Pocket Books 0-671-82478-3 $1.95 x+
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 Checkmark
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