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Title: Escort Title Record # 822445
Author: Daphne du Maurier
Date: 1940-05-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published in Harper's Bazaar, May 1940.
Synopsis: "A British steamer... is being pursued by a German U-boat, until a British sailing ship comes to their aid ... although there are no sailing ships on the British register during World War II." -- memphismaniac
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1940First published in The Saturday Evening Post, 1940.
The Escort

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Fireside Book of Ghost Stories 1947-00-00 ed. Edward Wagenknecht Bobbs-Merrill Company   $3.75 xxiii+
593
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Tales of the Supernatural 1962-07-00 ed. uncredited Panther 1397 2/6 124
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 Ghost's Companion 1975-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Gollancz 0-575-02039-3 2.80 191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Ghost's Companion 1976-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Taplinger 0-8008-3228-0   191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rus Anderson Checkmark
The Twelfth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1976-11-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana 0-00-614448-9 0.50 190
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  
The Twelfth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1977-12-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana 0-00-614448-9 0.60 190
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  
The Ghost's Companion 1978-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Puffin 0-14-031049-5 0.60 222
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 Harry Hants Checkmark
Masters of Shades and Shadows: An Anthology of Great Ghost Stories 1978-00-00 ed. Gogo Lewis, Seon Manley Doubleday 0-385-12743-X $7.95 216
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Robert Jay Silverman  
When Churchyards Yawn 1982-10-00 ed. Denys Val Baker William Kimber 0-7183-0039-4 6.50 186
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ionicus  
Charles Keeping's Book of Classic Ghost Stories 1986-09-00 ed. Charles Keeping Blackie 0-216-92012-4 8.95 142
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Charles Keeping's Book of Classic Ghost Stories 1986-10-00 ed. Charles Keeping Peter Bedrick Books 0-87226-096-8 $14.95 142
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Charles Keeping Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Twentieth-Century Ghost Stories 1998-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0583-3 $10.95 xii+
482
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 Gordon Crabb  
The Mammoth Book of 20th Century Ghost Stories 1998-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Robinson 1-85487-536-1 6.99 xii+
482pp
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 Gordon Crabb Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Twentieth-Century Ghost Stories date unknown ed. Peter Haining Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0583-3 $10.95 xii+
482
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 Gordon Crabb  
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