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Title: The Gentleman from America Title Record # 875302
Author: Michael Arlen
Date: 1924-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First publishing in The Tatler Christmas 1924
Synopsis: Cornelius Puce, the visiting American, makes a bet with the Englishmen Quiller and Kerr-Anderson to spend the night in the haunted house. His experiences are frightening indeed. Another twist in the tale comes when he meets the Englishmen again eleven years later.
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Year Language Title
1956Translated by R. Meijer
Dutch De Heer uit Amerika

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
May Fair 1925-00-00 Michael Arlen Collins   7/6 320
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May Fair 1925-00-00 Michael Arlen George H. Doran   $2.50 369
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coll  
May Fair 1925-00-00 Michael Arlen George H. Doran   $5.00 369
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coll  
May Fair 1925-00-00 Michael Arlen Grosset & Dunlap   $0.75 369
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories 1927-00-00 Michael Arlen W. Collins Sons   2/6 181
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1928-09-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   8/6 1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Omnibus of Crime 1929-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Harcourt   $3.00 1177
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Omnibus of Crime 1929-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Payson & Clarke     1177
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1929-04-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1930-05-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   5/- 1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1930-09-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
May Fair 1931-00-00 Michael Arlen Collins   2/6 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1931-08-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1932-06-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1933-01-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror 1933-12-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1229
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
A Century of Thrillers: From Poe to Arlen 1934-00-00 ed. uncredited Daily Express Publications     1087
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Haunted Omnibus 1937-00-00 ed. Alexander Laing Farrar & Rinehart   $3.00 xvi+
848
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Lynd Ward  
Century of Thriller, Volume II 1937-00-00 ed. uncredited President Press     vi+
373
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Haunted Omnibus 1937-00-00 ed. Alexander Laing Oxford   C$ xvi+
848
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Haunted Omnibus 1937-00-00 ed. Alexander Laing Cassell     xvi+
848
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Omnibus of Crime 1937-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Garden City Publishing Co.     1177
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Ghost Stories of the World: The Haunted Omnibus 1939-00-00 ed. Alexander Laing Garden City Publishing Co.   $1.79 xvi+
848
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Great Ghost Stories of the World 1941-00-00 ed. Alexander Laing Blue Ribbon Books   $1.00 viii+
485
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Ghost Stories of the World 1941-00-00 ed. Alexander Laing Blue Ribbon Books   C$1.39 viii+
485
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1944-00-00 ed. Phyllis Fraser, Herbert A. Wise Modern Library G72 $2.95 xix+
1080
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth George Salter Checkmark
Ghostly Tales to Be Told 1950-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Dodd, Mead & Co.   $3.00 xvii+
317
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Nacht en Ontij 1956-00-00 ed. B. Jessurun Lobo Elsevier (Elsevier Reeks)     319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth F. van Uden Checkmark
Human and Inhuman Stories 1963-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Macfadden-Bartell 50-156 $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
The First Panther Book of Horror 1965-12-00 ed. Anthony Rampton Panther 1956 5/- 267
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
Human and Inhuman Stories 1967-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Macfadden-Bartell 60-298 $0.60 176
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 Panther Book of Horror 1968-00-00 ed. Anthony Rampton Panther 025855   267
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 Terror and the Supernatural 1971-00-00 ed. Phyllis Fraser, Herbert A. Wise Hammond, Hammond & Co. 0-242-78551-4   832
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Stein Checkmark
Human and Inhuman Stories 1974-02-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Manor Books 95307 $0.95 176
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
Ghost Stories 1976-12-00 Michael Arlen Arno Press (Supernatural and Occult Fiction) 0-405-08109-X $10.00 181
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1977-00-00 ed. Phyllis Fraser, Herbert A. Wise Book Club Associates CN 4361   832
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Human and Inhuman Stories 1977-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Manor Books 0-532-12482-0 $1.25 176
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 Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Beroemde Gruwelverhalen 1988-00-00 ed. B. Jessurun Lobo Elsevier 90-10-01996-9   274
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Walt de Rijk  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1994-00-00 ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-679-60128-7 $25.95 xix+
1034
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Henry Fuseli Checkmark
Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1994-10-00 ed. uncredited Bracken Books 1-85891-137-0 5.99 611
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural 1994-10-00 ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-679-60128-7 $21.00 xix+
1034
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Fuseli Checkmark
Tales of Terror and the Supernatural: A Classic Collection 1996-00-00 ed. uncredited Leopard 1-85891-314-4   [vii]+
611
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Ghost Stories 2002-00-00 Michael Arlen Ayer Company Publishers     181
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural date unknown ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-679-60128-7 $25.95 xix+
1034
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Henry Fuseli Checkmark
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural date unknown ed. Phyllis Cerf Wagner, Herbert Wise Modern Library 0-394-60446-6 $9.95 xix+
1034
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Sara Eisenmann Checkmark
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