Title: The Bottle Imp

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Title: The Bottle Imp Title Record # 91831
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Date: 1891-02-08
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: First published in the New York Herald, Feb 8/Mar 1, 1891.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1891 The Bottle Imp [as by R. L. Stevenson]
1935 Kawe's Bottle
Year Language Title
1955 Dutch De Fles van Satan [as by R. L. Stevenson]
1967 Dutch De Geest in de Fles
1978 French Le diable dans la bouteille
1992 Spanish El diablo de la botella
1999 Spanish El Demonio de la botella
1999 Spanish El demonio en la botella
2002 Spanish El diablo de la botella
2004 Spanish El diablo en la botella

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Island Nights' Entertainments 1893-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Charles Scribner's Sons     ix+
220+
[26]
hc? coll  
Island Nights' Entertainments 1893-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Cassell & Company     x+
277
hc? coll  
The Bottle Imp 1896-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson George Munro's Sons (Victor Series of Paper Novels #5) #5   70 pb? chap  
The Bottle Imp and The Isle of Voices 1920-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Kairyudo     107+
29
hc? coll  
The Short Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson 1923-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Charles Scribner's Sons     540 hc? coll  
The Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson 1928-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Gollancz     1120 hc? coll  
The Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson 1932-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Gollancz     1120 hc? coll  
Kawe's Bottle 1935-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. (Psyche Miniatures #74) #74   73 hc? chap  
Folio Club Presents RLS: Three Stories by Robert Louis Stevenson 1937-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Eldon Press     112 hc? coll  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1943-05-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Doubleday, Doran and Co.   $3.00 xx+
487
hc? anth  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1943-05-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern McClelland   C$3.25 xx+
487
hc? anth  
The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1945-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Garden City Publishing Co.     xx+
488
hc? anth Checkmark
Selected Writings of Robert Louis Stevenson 1947-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Random House     xxxi+
1197
hc? omni  
The Moonlight Traveller 1949-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern The Bodley Head   12/6 477 hc? anth  
A Book of Queer Stories 1950-00-00 ed. uncredited University of London Press     157 pb? anth  
The Great Short Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson 1951-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Pocket Books (Collector's Edition (Pocket) #40)     370 hc? coll  
The Moonlight Traveller 1952-00-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern The Bodley Head   7/6 477 hc? anth  
The Great Short Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson 1954-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Pocket Books (The Pocket Library) #PL14 $0.35 370 pb? coll  
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1954-09-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Cardinal / Pocket Books #C-156 $0.35 xx+
485
pb? anth Checkmark
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1954-09-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Cardinal / Pocket Books #C-156 C$0.35 xx+
485
pb? anth  
Famous Mysteries 1955-00-00 ed. Mary Yost Sandrus Scott, Foresman     298 hc? anth Don Merrick  
De Fles van Satan 1955-00-00 R. L. Stevenson Wereldbibliotheek     55 tp? chap C. A. M. Thole Checkmark
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural 1963-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic Book Services #T550 $0.40 216 pb? coll Checkmark
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Other Stories 1963-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson G. P. Putnam's Sons     504 hc? coll  
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories 1963-12-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic Book Services #T 550 $0.45 216 pb? coll Cecile Behlers Checkmark
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural 1963-12-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic Book Services #T550 $0.45 216 pb? coll Checkmark
Famous Tales of the Fantastic 1965-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Arthur Barker   18/- 207 hc? anth  
Great Tales of Mystery and Adventure 1965-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Platt & Munk (Platt & Munk Great Writers Collection)     528 hc? coll  
Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination 1965-07-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Washington Square Press #W-704 $0.60 xx+
485
pb? anth Checkmark
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories 1966-10-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic Book Services #T 550 $0.45 216 pb? coll Cecile Behlers Checkmark
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories 1966-10-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Laurel-Leaf #2039 $0.50 192 pb? coll Paul Davis Checkmark
Famous Tales of the Fantastic 1967-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Panther #2335 3/6 140 pb? anth Lester Waldman Checkmark
De Geest in de Fles en Andere Griezelverhalen 1967-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Meulenhoff (Meesters der Fantastische Vertelkunst #4) #F4 2.50 190 pb? coll Sanne Sannes Checkmark
Rod Serling's Devils and Demons 1967-02-00 ed. Rod Serling Bantam Books #H3324 $0.60 viii+
212
pb? anth  
Rod Serling's Devils and Demons 1967-02-00 ed. Rod Serling Bantam Books #H3324 $0.60 viii+
212
pb? anth  
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Island Night's Entertainments / The Merry Men and Other Stories 1968-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Heron Books (The Literary Heritage Collection)     475 tp? omni  
Thrillers and More Thrillers 1968-00-00 ed. Robert Arthur Random House   $ xiii+
208
hc? anth  
The Restless Ghost and Other Encounters and Experiences 1970-00-00 ed. Susan Dickinson Collins 0-00-195272-2 30/- 318 hc? anth  
Thirteen Uncanny Tales 1970-00-00 ed. Roger Lancelyn Green J. M. Dent 0-460-05085-0   xvii+
201
hc? anth  
Island Nights' Entertainment 1970-06-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholarly Press 0-403-00728-3 $79.00 277 hc? coll  
The Usurping Ghost & Other Encounters and Experiences 1971-00-00 ed. Susan Dickinson E. P. Dutton 0-525-41902-0   318 hc? anth  
Rod Serling's Devils and Demons 1971-03-00 ed. Rod Serling Bantam Books #S5821 $0.75 viii+
212
pb? anth Checkmark
Ghostly Experiences 1972-00-00 ed. Susan Dickinson Fontana Lions 0-00-671321-1   158 pb? anth  
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural 1972-02-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic Book Services #T550 $0.60 216 pb? coll Checkmark
Thrillers and More Thrillers 1973-10-00 ed. Robert Arthur Windward / Random House 0-394-82201-3 $0.95 208 tp? anth Robert J. Lee Checkmark
Devils, Devils, Devils 1976-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-01140-2 $6.90 211 hc? anth Carol Barker  
Fantasy Tales 1977-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Faber and Faber 0-571-10922-5 3.50 218 hc? anth Errol Le Cain  
Dr. Jekyll en Mr. Hyde en Andere Verhalen 1977-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Het Spectrum (Prisma #1775) 90-274-0902-1   190 pb? coll Alphons Koppelman Checkmark
Super Book of Ghost Stories 1977-09-00 ed. Leonard J. Matthews Hamlyn 0-600-34023-6   507 hc? anth  
The Supernatural Short Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson (The Scottish Library) 1977-11-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Riverrun Press 0-7145-3550-8 $11.95 182 hc? coll  
Fireside Reader 1978-00-00 ed. Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest     639 hc? anth Checkmark
Fantasy Tales 1978-00-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Faber and Faber 0-571-10922-5 3.50 218 hc? anth Errol Le Cain Checkmark
The Supernatural Short Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson 1978-02-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Dell Laurel-Leaf 0-440-38228-9 $1.50 222 pb? coll Don Punchatz Checkmark
The April Witch and Other Strange Tales 1978-07-00 ed. Barbara Ireson Charles Scribner's Sons 0-684-15341-6 $8.95 238 hc? anth  
Le diable dans la bouteille 1978-09-18 Robert Louis Stevenson La guilde du livre (Folio junior #67)     89 pb? chap Patrick Couratin Checkmark
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Fantasy of the 19th Century 1982-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Beaufort Books 0-8253-0099-1 $15.95 368 hc? anth  
Black Water: The Anthology of Fantastic Literature 1983-00-00 ed. Alberto Manguel Picador 0-330-28141-0 4.95 xix+
967
tp? anth  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1985-05-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Doubleday / SFBC #5144 $6.98 xv+
623
hc? anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1985-06-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Doubleday 0-385-18549-9 $15-95 xv+
623
hc? anth Edward Gorey  
Island Nights' Entertainments (Pacific classics, 6) 1986-04-01 Robert Louis Stevenson University of Hawaii Press 0-8248-0286-1 $4.95 277 pb? coll  
The Bottle Imp And Other Stories 1986-08-25 Robert Louis Stevenson Books on Tape 0-7366-3920-9 $42.00   audio cassette? coll  
Isaac Asimov's Magical Worlds of Fantasy # 7: Magical Wishes 1986-11-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Signet / New American Library 0-451-14575-5 $3.50 350 pb? anth Kinuko Kraft Checkmark
The Body Snatcher and Other Stories 1988-02-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Signet Classic / New American Library 0-451-52153-6 $3.50 350 pb? coll  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1990-10-00 ed. Saralee Kaye, Marvin Kaye Dorset Press 0-88029-518-X $8.95 xv+
623
hc? anth Edward Gorey  
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural 1991-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic (Apple Classics) 0-590-45169-3 $3.25   tp? coll  
The Complete Shorter Fiction 1991-09-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Carroll & Graf 0-88184-741-0 $28.95 xiv+
664
hc? coll  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1991-12-00 ed. Saralee Kaye, Marvin Kaye Macdonald 0-356-20221-6 14.95 xiii+
658
pb? anth Ashley Pearce  
Isaac Asimov Presents the Best Fantasy of the 19th Century 1992-02-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Knightsbridge 1-56129-166-8 $4.95 316 pb? anth  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1992-10-00 ed. Saralee Kaye, Marvin Kaye Warner Books UK 0-7515-0030-5 $8.99 xiii+
658
tp? anth  
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Other Stories 1992-10-01 Robert Louis Stevenson J. M. Dent (Everyman's Library) 0-460-87197-8 $6.95 xx+
252
tp? coll  
El diablo de la botella 1992-11-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Sagebrush Education Resources 1-4176-2668-2 $16.70   hc? chap  
Alfred Hitchcock's Tales of the Supernatural and the Fantastic 1993-00-00 ed. Cathleen Jordan Smithmark Publishers 0-8317-0437-3 $9.98 viii+
469
hc? anth Evan Steadman  
The Complete Shorter Fiction 1993-12-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Carroll & Graf 0-7867-0022-X $14.95 xiv+
664
tp? coll J. A. Grimshaw  
Tales from the Prince of Storytellers 1993-12-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Northwestern University Press 0-8101-1084-9 $16.95 xi+
396
tp? coll  
Tales from the Prince of Storytellers 1993-12-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Northwestern University Press 0-8101-1059-8   xi+
396
hc? coll  
The Complete Short Stories: The Centenary Edition 1994-03-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Henry Holt 0-8050-3204-5 $50.00   hc? coll  
The Complete Short Stories: The Centenary Edition 1994-03-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Henry Holt 0-8050-3203-7 $50.00   hc? coll  
The Bottle Imp 1994-05-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Tree Garden Workshop 0-9642169-0-6 $29.95 77 hc? chap Tom Hann  
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories 1994-08-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Courage Books (Courage Classics) 1-56138-474-7 $5.98 221 hc? coll  
Island Nights' Entertainment 1995-09-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Project Gutenberg #329 $0.00   ebook? coll Checkmark
The Bottle Imp 1996-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Clarion Books 0-395-72101-6 $16.95 60 hc? chap Jacqueline Mair  
El Diablo de la Botella 1996-02-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Alianza Editorial 84-206-4671-7 $2.50 62 tp? chap  
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Other Stories 1996-07-00 Robert Louis Stevenson J. M. Dent (Everyman's Library) 0-460-87792-5 1.99 xx+
252
tp? coll S. G. Hulme Beaman  
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 1997-00-00 ed. Italo Calvino Pantheon Books 0-679-41526-2 $30.00 588 hc? anth Kathleen DiGrado Checkmark
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 1998-11-00 ed. Italo Calvino Vintage Books (Vintage International) 0-679-75544-6 $15.00 588 tp? anth Arnold Boecklin Checkmark
El Demonio de La Botella 1999-03-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Cantaro Editores 950-753-032-0 $7.15   tp? chap  
Island's Night Entertainment 1999-07-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Quiet Vision Publishing 1-57646-022-3 $3.99   other? coll  
El demonio en la botella 1999-08-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Andres Bello 956-13-1526-2 $10.80 92 tp? chap  
El Diablo de La Botella Y Otros Cuentos 2000-03-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Alianza Editorial 84-206-3467-0 $18.35 240 tp? coll  
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural 2001-00-00 Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic (Scholastic Classics) 0-439-29575-0 $3.99 194 pb? coll Jonathan Barkat  
The Treasury of the Fantastic: Romanticism to Early Twentieth Century Literature 2001-02-00 ed. David Sandner, Jacob Weisman North Atlantic Books/Tachyon Publications/Frog, Ltd. 1-58394-030-8 $27.50 747 hc? anth Michael Dashow  
The Body Snatcher and Other Tales 2001-11-09 Robert Louis Stevenson Dover Publications (Dover Thrift Editions) 0-486-41924-X $1.50 vi+
78
tp? coll  
The Bottle Imp / El diablo de la botella / Rip Van Winkle 2002-01-00 ed. Ana Merino Anglo-Didacto 84-86623-13-8 $20.00 155 tp? anth  
The Bottle Imp / El diablo de la botella / Rip Van Winkle 2002-01-00 ed. Ana Merino Anglo-Didacto 84-86623-13-8 $20.00 155 tp? anth  
The 13 Best Horror Stories of All Time 2002-09-00 ed. Leslie Pockell Warner Books 0-446-67950-X $13.95 viii+
388
tp? anth  
El Diablo En La Botella / La Isla de Las Voces 2004-03-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Castalia Publishing Company 84-9740-052-6 $16.10 99 tp? coll  
The Book of Wizards 2004-06-00 ed. Jennifer Schwamm Willis Thunder's Mouth Press 1-56025-588-9 $16.95 x+
324
tp? anth Don Maitz Checkmark
El Diablo en la Botella 2004-12-01 Robert Louis Stevenson Ediciones Colihue 950-581-982-X $4.90   tp? chap  
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 2009-05-00 ed. Italo Calvino Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 978-0-14-119012-9 16.99 586 tp? anth Vittore Carpaccio  
Sympathy for the Devil 2010-08-01 ed. Tim Pratt Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-189-8 $15.95 431 tp? anth David Palumbo Checkmark
Sympathy for the Devil 2010-08-01 ed. Tim Pratt Night Shade Books 978-1-59780-242-0 $15.95 431 ebook? anth David Palumbo  
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Terrifying Tales 2011-11-30 Robert Louis Stevenson Fall River Press 978-1-4351-3342-6 $7.98 x+
299
hc? coll  
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 2012-11-29 Robert Louis Stevenson Penguin Books 978-0-14-197382-1 4.49   ebook? coll  
The Treasury of the Fantastic: Romanticism to Early Twentieth Century Literature 2013-08-15 ed. David Sandner, Jacob Weisman Tachyon Publications 978-1-61696-096-4 $19.95 706 tp? anth Thomas Canty  
Island Nights' Entertainments 2014-06-03 Robert Louis Stevenson Routledge 978-1-317-84636-9 $225.00   ebook? coll  
Fantastic Tales: Visionary and Everyday 2015-03-17 ed. Italo Calvino Mariner Books 978-0-544-15209-0 $13.95 608 tp? anth  
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories 2016-09-07 Robert Louis Stevenson Sterling Publishing 978-1-4351-6309-6 14.99 312 hc? coll  
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories 2016-09-07 Robert Louis Stevenson Alma Classics 978-1-84749-378-1 4.99 144 tp? coll  
Classic Tales of Horror 2016-09-15 ed. Robin Brockman Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78428-244-8 $16.95 384 hc? anth  
Rod Serling's Devils and Demons date unknown ed. Rod Serling Bantam Books #Q2580 $1.25 viii+
212
pb? anth Checkmark
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural date unknown Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic (Apple Classics) 0-590-42879-9   xii+
194
hc? coll  
The 13 Best Horror Stories of All Time date unknown ed. Leslie Pockell Warner Books 0-446-67950-X   viii+
388
tp? anth Checkmark
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde date unknown Robert Louis Stevenson Penguin Books (Penguin English Library) 978-0-14-138950-9   111 tp? coll Joji Koyama Checkmark
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories of the Supernatural date unknown Robert Louis Stevenson Scholastic Book Services #T550   216 pb? coll Checkmark
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