Title: The Lonesome Place

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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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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1966 Dutch Kinderen met Fantasie [as by August William Derleth]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# 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? 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? anth Robert Crane Checkmark
Lonesome Places 1962-00-00 August Derleth Arkham House   $3.50 198 hc? coll Gary Gore , Clarence J. Laughlin Checkmark
Night's Yawning Peal 1965-00-00 ed. August Derleth Consul Books #1368 3/6 160 unknown? anth  
Het Monster in de Lift 1966-00-00 ed. A. C. Prins Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1009) #1009 2.00 223 pb? anth Dick Bruna Checkmark
Horror Times Ten 1967-06-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Berkley Medallion #X1414 $0.60 176 pb? anth  
Hauntings: Tales of the Supernatural 1968-00-00 ed. Henry Mazzeo Doubleday 0-385-09373-X $5.98 318 hc? anth Edward Gorey  
Horror Times Ten 1968-06-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Berkley Medallion #X1414 $0.60 176 pb? anth  
Horror Times Ten 1971-12-00 ed. Alden H. Norton Berkley Medallion 0-425-01414-2 $0.60 176 pb? 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? anth  
Nightfrights: Occult Stories for All Ages 1973-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Taplinger 0-8008-5556-6 $6.50 254 hc? 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? 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? anth David Smee Checkmark
Creepy Creatures 1978-09-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Beaver Books 0-600-32064-2 0.65 190 pb? anth  
Ghosts That Haunt You 1980-00-00 ed. Aidan Chambers Kestrel Books 0-7226-5605-X   168 hc? anth  
Van Lichtelijk Luguber tot Meedogenloos Macaber 1982-00-00 ed. Erik Lankester Loeb 90-6213-415-7   427 tp? anth Terry Oakes Checkmark
Nightmares 2 1984-10-00 ed. Mary Danby Armada 0-00-692346-1 1.25 160 pb? anth  
Nightmares 2 1987-07-00 ed. Mary Danby Swift 0-85997-692-0 5.95 160 hc? anth  
Famous Fantastic Mysteries 1991-08-00 ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Robert Weinberg, Martin H. Greenberg Gramercy Books 0-517-05577-5 $10.00 xiii+
449
hc? anth Virgil Finlay Checkmark
Nursery Crimes 1993-06-00 ed. Stefan Dziemianowicz, Robert Weinberg, Martin H. Greenberg Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-101-7 $9.98 560 hc? anth John Tierney  
American Gothic Tales 1996-12-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin 0-452-27489-3 $14.95 viii+
544
tp? anth Albert Pinkham Ryder  
American Gothic Tales 1997-00-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin / BCE #14636   viii+
544
hc? anth Checkmark
More Ghost Stories 2004-09-00 ed. Aidan Chambers Kingfisher (US) 0-7534-5736-9 $6.95 222 tp? 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? 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? 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? anth Paul Buckley Checkmark
Night's Yawning Peal date unknown ed. August Derleth Arkham House & Pellegrini & Cudahy   $3.50 viii+
280
hc? anth Robert Crane  
American Gothic Tales date unknown ed. Joyce Carol Oates Plume / Penguin 0-452-27489-3 $14.95 544 tp? 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? anth Hans Neleman Checkmark
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