Title: The Book

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Title: The Book Title Record # 91773
Author: Margaret Irwin
Date: 1930-09-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: An unremarkable middle-aged lawyer begins to translate an odd Latin book he discovered on his bookshelf. As he progresses with the book his perception begins to change and his professional success to grow.
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2002 German Das Buch

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The London Mercury, September 1930 1930-09-00 ed. Editors of The London Mercury         unknown mag  
The Evening Standard Book of Strange Stories 1934-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson   3/6 1024 hc anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror, Third Series 1934-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   8/6 1069 hc anth  
Madame Fears the Dark: Seven Stories and a Play 1935-00-00 Margaret Irwin Chatto & Windus   7/6 xii+
275
hc coll  
The Third Omnibus of Crime 1935-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Coward-McCann   $2.50 808 hc anth  
Uncanny Stories 1936-00-00 ed. C. St. John Sprigg Thomas Nelson & Sons   1/6 xii+
397
hc anth  
Bar the Doors: Terror Stories 1946-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell (Dell Mapback) #143 $0.25 192 pb anth Gerald Gregg Checkmark
Famous Fantastic Mysteries, December 1951 1951-12-00 ed. Mary Gnaedinger Popular Publications, Inc.   $0.25 116 pulp mag Lawrence Checkmark
Bloodstock and Other Stories 1953-00-00 Margaret Irwin Harcourt, Brace & Company   $3.00 206 hc coll  
Tales to Be Told in the Dark: A Selection of Stories from the Great Authors 1953-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Dodd, Mead   $3.00 335 hc anth  
Bloodstock and Other Stories 1953-00-00 Margaret Irwin Chatto & Windus     206 hc coll  
Horror Stories from Tales to Be Told in the Dark 1960-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Books #380K $0.35 159 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
In the Dead of Night 1961-00-00 ed. Michael Sissons Anthony Gibbs & Phillips   13/6 191 hc anth  
In the Dead of Night 1961-02-00 ed. Michael Sissons Canterbury Press     191 hc anth  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Bar the Doors 1962-01-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell #F166 $0.50 192 pb anth Checkmark
In the Dead of Night 1962-04-00 ed. Michael Sissons Panther #1349 2/6 154+
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pb anth Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Bar the Doors 1963-02-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell #0436 $0.50 192 pb anth  
Horror Stories from Tales to Be Told in the Dark 1965-01-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Books #U2807 $0.50 159 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Bar the Doors 1966-01-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell #0436 $0.50 192 pb anth Checkmark
The Second Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1967-00-00 ed. Christine Bernard Fontana   3/6 221 pb anth  
Black Magic: 13 Chilling Tales 1967-05-00 ed. Don Ward Dell #0627 $0.60 252 pb anth Garrido Checkmark
Tales to Be Told in the Dark 1967-05-00 ed. Basil Davenport Faber and Faber (Faber Paper Covered Editions) 0-571-08159-2 £ 288 tp anth  
More Tales to Tremble By 1968-00-00 ed. Stephen P. Sutton Whitman Publishing Company (Whitman Classics #1629) #1629 $0.89 210 hc anth Gordon Laite  
In the Dead of Night 1968-00-00 ed. Michael Sissons Panther #025847 3/6 155 pb anth  
Black Magic: 13 Chilling Tales 1968-12-00 ed. Don Ward Dell #0627 $0.60 252 pb anth Garrido Checkmark
The 2nd Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1969-00-00 ed. Christine Bernard Fontana 0-00-612106-3 4/- 221 pb anth  
Horror Stories from Tales to Be Told in the Dark 1969-01-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Bal-Hi #70009 $0.50 159 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Black Magic: 13 Chilling Tales 1969-03-00 ed. Don Ward Dell #0627 $0.60 252 pb anth Garrido Checkmark
The Satanists 1969-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Neville Spearman 0-85435-040-3 25/- 249 hc anth  
Horror Stories from Tales to Be Told in the Dark 1969-10-00 ed. Basil Davenport Ballantine Bal-Hi #70009 $0.50 159 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
The Satanists 1970-03-00 ed. Peter Haining Taplinger 0-8008-6995-8 $ 249 hc anth Rus Anderson  
The Satanists 1971-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Mayflower 0-583-11932-8 £0.30 191 pb anth Checkmark
The Satanists 1972-02-00 ed. Peter Haining Pyramid Books #N2640 $0.95 255 pb anth Checkmark
Some Things Strange and Sinister 1973-04-00 ed. Joan Kahn Harper & Row 0-06-023087-8   x+
245
hc anth  
Some Things Strange and Sinister 1974-08-00 ed. Joan Kahn Avon 0-380-00084-9 $0.95 x+
223
pb anth Checkmark
The Second Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1974-08-00 ed. Christine Bernard Fontana / Collins 0-00-612106-3 £0.30 221 pb anth Checkmark
Some Things Strange and Sinister 1976-00-00 ed. Joan Kahn Coronet 0-340-20138-X   240 pb anth  
Sisters of Sorcery 1976-09-00 ed. Gogo Lewis, Seon Manley Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 0-688-41765-5 $7.25 220 hc anth  
Alfred Hitchcock's Bar the Doors 1977-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Mayflower 0-583-12080-6 £0.50 173 pb anth Checkmark
Demons Within and Other Disturbing Tales 1978-02-00 ed. Helen Hoke Taplinger 0-8008-2156-4 $8.95 189 hc anth Checkmark
The 2nd Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1980-00-00 ed. Christine Bernard Fontana     221 pb anth  
Realms of Darkness 1985-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-86273-244-1 $8.95 796 hc anth Checkmark
Realms of Darkness 1985-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Octopus Books 0-86273-244-1   796 hc anth Checkmark
Realms of Darkness 1988-00-00 ed. uncredited Chartwell Books 1-55521-251-4   663 hc anth  
The Virago Book of Ghost Stories: The Twentieth Century: Volume 2 1991-10-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 1-85381-454-7 £13.99 xv+
318
hc anth Sir James Jebusa Shannon  
Modern Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1992-11-00 ed. Richard Dalby Carroll & Graf 0-88184-864-6 $20.00 xv+
318
hc anth  
Modern Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1993-01-00 ed. Richard Dalby Carroll & Graf / BOMC   $17.95 318 hc anth  
Modern Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1993-10-00 ed. Richard Dalby Carroll & Graf / QPBC   $11.95 318 tp anth  
The Virago Book of Ghost Stories: The Twentieth Century: Volume 2 1994-00-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 1-85381-259-5 £6.99 xv+
318
tp anth Sir James Jebusa Shannon  
Modern Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1994-08-00 ed. Richard Dalby Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0089-0 $10.95 318 tp anth  
The Virago Book of Ghost Stories: The Twentieth Century: Volume 2 1994-08-18 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 1-85381-259-5 £6.99 xv+
318
tp anth Sir James Jebusa Shannon  
Modern Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers 1996-09-00 ed. Richard Dalby Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0351-5 $7.98 xv+
318
tp anth  
Berührungen der Nacht 2002-06-00 ed. Frank Rainer Scheck, Erik Hauser Festa (Die bizarre Bibliothek #1302) 3-935822-47-2 €18.95 506 tp anth William Degouve de Nuncques Checkmark
Bound for Evil: Curious Tales of Books Gone Bad 2008-01-00 ed. Tom English Dead Letter Press 978-0-9796335-2-2 $80.00 779 hc anth Allen Koszowski Checkmark
Die graue Madonna 2008-07-00 ed. Frank Festa Festa (Festa Horror TB #1521) 978-3-86552-061-6 €13.95 415 pb anth Markus Vesper Checkmark
The Virago Book of Ghost Stories 2009-09-00 ed. Richard Dalby Virago 978-1-84408-538-5 £9.99 x+
496
pb anth Tina Mansuwan Checkmark
Demons: Encounters with the Devil and His Minions, Fallen Angels, and the Possessed 2011-09-21 ed. John Skipp Black Dog & Leventhal 978-1-57912-879-1 $18.95 viii+
632
tp anth Red Herring Design Checkmark
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2011-10-31 ed. Jeff VanderMeer, Ann VanderMeer Corvus 978-0-85789-487-8 £25.00   ebook anth  
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2012-05-08 ed. Jeff VanderMeer, Ann VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-3360-5 $39.99 xx+
1126
hc anth Nic Cheetham Checkmark
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2012-05-08 ed. Jeff VanderMeer, Ann VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-3362-9 $29.99 xx+
1126
tp anth Nic Cheetham  
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2012-05-08 ed. Jeff VanderMeer, Ann VanderMeer Tor / SFBC #1356431 $22.99 xx+
1126
hc anth Nic Cheetham Checkmark
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