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Title: The Lonesome Place Title Record # 91793
Author: August Derleth
Date: 1941-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: In the imagination of two boys, a shadowy area on the street becomes the habitat of a deadly monster.
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Current Tags: first person point of view (1), spooky place (1), childhood fears (1), manifestation (1), horror (1), fantasy (1) Add Tags

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Translations
Year Language Title
1966Translated by C. A. G. van den Broek (= Kees van den Broek)
Dutch Kinderen met Fantasie [as by August William Derleth]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Famous Fantastic Mysteries, February 1948 1948-02-00 ed. Mary Gnaedinger All-Fiction Field, Inc.   $0.25 132
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Virgil Finlay Checkmark
Night's Yawning Peal: A Ghostly Company 1952-00-00 ed. August Derleth Arkham House & Pellegrini & Cudahy   $3.00 viii+
280
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Robert Crane Checkmark
Lonesome Places 1962-00-00 August Derleth Arkham House   $3.50 198
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Gary Gore , Clarence J. Laughlin Checkmark
Night's Yawning Peal 1965-00-00 ed. August Derleth Consul Books 1368 3/6 160
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth  
Het Monster in de Lift 1966-00-00 ed. A. C. Prins Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1009) 1009 2.00 223
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 Dick Bruna Checkmark
Horror Times Ten 1967-06-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Berkley Medallion X1414 $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  
Hauntings: Tales of the Supernatural 1968-00-00 ed. Henry Mazzeo Doubleday 0-385-09373-X $5.98 318
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey  
Horror Times Ten 1968-06-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Berkley Medallion X1414 $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  
Horror Times Ten 1971-12-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Berkley Medallion 0-425-01414-2 $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 Checkmark
Nightfrights: An Anthology of Macabre Tales That Have Terrified Three Generations 1972-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Gollancz 0-575-01446-6   254
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Nightfrights: Occult Stories for All Ages 1973-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Taplinger 0-8008-5556-6 $6.50 254
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rus Anderson Checkmark
The Supernatural in Fiction 1973-00-00 ed. Leo P. Kelley McGraw-Hill (Patterns in Literary Art) 0-07-033497-8 $3.96 [iv]+
313
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
Nightfrights: An Anthology of Macabre Tales That Have Terrified Three Generations 1975-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Peacock Books / Penguin 0-14-047082-4 0.80 301
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 David Smee Checkmark
Creepy Creatures 1978-09-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Beaver Books 0-600-32064-2 0.65 190
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  
Ghosts That Haunt You 1980-00-00 ed. Aidan Chambers Kestrel Books 0-7226-5605-X   168
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Van Lichtelijk Luguber tot Meedogenloos Macaber 1982-00-00 ed. Erik Lankester Loeb 90-6213-415-7   427
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 Terry Oakes Checkmark
Nightmares 2 1984-10-00 ed. Mary Danby Armada 0-00-692346-1 1.25 160
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  
Nightmares 2 1987-07-00 ed. Mary Danby Swift 0-85997-692-0 5.95 160
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Famous Fantastic Mysteries 1991-08-00 ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Gramercy Books 0-517-05577-5 $10.00 xiii+
449
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Virgil Finlay Checkmark
Nursery Crimes 1993-06-00 ed. Stefan Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-101-7 $9.98 560
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Tierney  
American Gothic Tales 1996-12-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin 0-452-27489-3 $14.95 viii+
544
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 Albert Pinkham Ryder  
American Gothic Tales 1997-00-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin / BCE 14636   viii+
544
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
More Ghost Stories 2004-09-00 ed. Aidan Chambers Kingfisher (US) 0-7534-5736-9 $6.95 222
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 Jon Liddell  
American Supernatural Tales 2007-10-02 ed. S. T. Joshi Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Classics) 978-0-14-310504-6 $17.00 xxxiv+
477
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 Hans Neleman Checkmark
"Who Shall I Say Is Calling?" and Other Stories: The Best Short Stories of August Derleth 2009-02-24 August Derleth Battered Silicon Dispatch Box / Arkham House / August Derleth So (The Macabre Quarto #1) 978-1-55246-654-4 C$30.00 328
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 Boris Dolgov Checkmark
American Supernatural Tales 2013-10-03 ed. S. T. Joshi Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Horror) 978-0-14-312237-1 $25.00 xliv+
467
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Buckley Checkmark
Night's Yawning Peal date unknown ed. August Derleth Arkham House & Pellegrini & Cudahy   $3.50 viii+
280
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Robert Crane  
American Gothic Tales date unknown ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin 0-452-27489-3 $14.95 544
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 Albert Pinkham Ryder Checkmark
American Supernatural Tales date unknown ed. S. T. Joshi Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Classics) 978-0-14-310504-6 $16.00 xxxiii+
477
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 Hans Neleman Checkmark
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