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Title: A School Story Title Record # 94805
Author: M. R. James
Date: 1911-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: castofwonders.org-1, castofwonders.org-2, librivox.org
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1911 A School Story [as by Montague Rhodes James]
Year Language Title
1963 Dutch Een Schoolverhaal
1967 Italian Il compito di latino
1981Translated by Nini Brunt
Dutch Een Schoolverhaal [as by Montague Rhodes James]
1990Italian translation by Alda Carrer.
Italian Un racconto di scuola
2002Translated by Андрей Танасейчук / Andrey Tanaseychuk.
Russian [as by
М. Р. Джеймс?M. R. Dzheyms
M. R. James
]
2016Translated by Usch Kiausch.
German Eine Schulgeschichte

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1911-00-00 Montague Rhodes James Edward Arnold   6/- vii+
274
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Collected Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1931-00-00 M. R. James Edward Arnold   8/6 xii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Collected Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1931-00-00 M. R. James Longmans, Green and Co.     xii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Evening Standard Second Book of Strange Stories 1937-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson   3/6 1021
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Best Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1944-00-00 M. R. James World Publishing Co. (A Tower Mystery)   $0.49 319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Best Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1944-07-00 M. R. James World Publishing Co. (A Tower Mystery)   $0.49 319
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1955-00-00 M. R. James Pan Books   2/- 155
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.
coll  
More Ghost Stories 1959-00-00 M. R. James Penguin Books 1347 2/6 154
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.
coll Checkmark
Meer Spookverhalen 1963-00-00 M. R. James Querido (Salamander #151) 151 ƒ1.75 158
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.
coll M. T. Koornstra Checkmark
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1967-00-00 ed. Kathleen Lines Farrar, Straus and Giroux   $3.95 xii +
250
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth  
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1967-00-00 ed. Kathleen Lines The Bodley Head   21/- 208
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Urania #460 1967-04-23 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 460 250 Lit 168
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Karel Thole Checkmark
The Fourth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1967-12-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 1635 3/6 192
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 Fourth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1967-12-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 1635 3/6 192
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 Fourth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1969-00-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana     192
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 House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1970-12-00 ed. Kathleen Lines Penguin Books 0-14-030456-8   204
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 Fourth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1971-12-00 ed. Robert Aickman Beagle Boxer 95186 $0.95 192
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 Nightmare Reader 1973-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Gollancz 0-575-01710-4 £2.60 xv+
340
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1974-00-00 M. R. James Edward Arnold 0-7131-5757-7   vii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1974-07-25 M. R. James Penguin Books 0-14-003892-2 £0.50 303
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.
coll  
The House of the Nightmare: and Other Eerie Tales 1975-00-00 ed. Kathleen Lines Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-33432-3 $5.95 xii+
239
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jutta Ash  
The Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1975-00-00 M. R. James St. Martin's Press   $15.00 vii+
647
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Ghost's Companion 1975-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Gollancz 0-575-02039-3 £2.80 191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Cries of Terror 1976-00-00 ed. Anthony Masters Arrow Books 0-09-912190-5 £0.50 191
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 Ghost's Companion 1976-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Taplinger 0-8008-3228-0   191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rus Anderson Checkmark
The Nightmare Reader: Volume Two 1976-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Pan Books 0-330-24786-7 £0.50 192
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 Ghost's Companion 1978-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Puffin 0-14-031049-5 £0.60 222
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 Harry Hants Checkmark
Sinister and Supernatural Stories 1978-00-00 ed. Richard Adams Ward, Lock (Ward Lock Educational Short Stories #5) 0-7062-3668-8 £1.95 135
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Sinister and Supernatural Stories 1978-00-00 ed. Richard Adams Ward, Lock (Ward Lock Educational Short Stories #5) 0-7062-3667-X £0.80 135
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  
Ten Ghost Stories 1978-00-00 ed. R. A. Banks Hodder & Stoughton 0-340-23163-7   xv+
141
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  
The Fourth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1978-00-00 ed. Robert Aickman Fontana 0-00-613125-5   192
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  
De Griezeligste Verhalen 1981-00-00 ed. Erik Lankester Loeb 90-6213-254-5   492
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 Kate Higgins Checkmark
Ghost Stories 1982-00-00 ed. uncredited Octopus Books 0-86178-242-9 £3.99 302
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Penguin Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1984-00-00 M. R. James Penguin Books 0-14-009017-7 £ 362
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  
Ghost Stories 1984-00-00 ed. uncredited Cathay Books 0-86178-242-9   302
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Masters of Fantasy 3: M.R. James 1987-00-00 Richard Dalby The British Fantasy Society (BFS Booklet #10)   £0.90 24
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
coll Stephen Jones  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 1987-04-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 0-19-281719-1 £3.95 xxxviii+
352
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.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw  
The Penguin Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James 1987-10-00 M. R. James Penguin Books 0-14-010226-4 £3.95 362
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  
More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 1988-07-00 M. R. James Dover Publications 0-486-25700-2 $4.95 vii+
116
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  
Horror Story 4 1990-11-00 ed. uncredited Garden Editoriale (Horror Story #4)     284
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 Steve Crisp  
Collected Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-053-3   352
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.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 0-19-281719-1 £5.99 xxxviii+
352
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.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Collected Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-57335-363-9   352
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.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Collected Ghost Stories 1993-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-053-3   647
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.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Collected Ghost Stories 1994-00-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-839-9   354
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw Checkmark
Selected Ghost Stories 1995-05-00 M. R. James Senate 1-85958-134-X   394
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  
Dread and Delight: A Century of Children's Ghost Stories 1995-10-00 ed. Philippa Pearce Oxford University Press 0-19-212605-9 £17.99 xx+
348
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Frederick Smallfield  
Supernatural Stories 1995-11-00 ed. William Mayne Kingfisher 1-85697-322-0 £4.99 256
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 Jason Cockcroft  
Supernatural Stories 1995-11-00 ed. William Mayne Kingfisher 1-85697-211-9 £8.99 256
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jason Cockcroft  
Classic Victorian & Edwardian Ghost Stories 1996-00-00 Rex Collings Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-186-6 £ x+
289
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 Caspar-David Friedrich Checkmark
Dread and Delight: A Century of Children's Ghost Stories 1996-02-00 ed. Philippa Pearce Oxford University Press 0-19-212605-9 $25.00 xx+
348
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Frederick Smallfield  
Supernatural Stories 1996-09-00 ed. William Mayne Kingfisher (US) 0-7534-5026-7 $6.95 223
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  
A Pleasing Terror: The Complete Supernatural Writings 2001-08-01 M. R. James Ash-Tree Press 1-55310-024-7 C$100.00 xlix+
658
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Paul Lowe  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 2002-00-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press 0-19-515117-8 $19.00 xiv+
298
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 2003-01-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press / SFBC   $9.99 xiv+
298
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Wordsworth Book of Horror Stories 2004-00-00 ed. uncredited Wordsworth Editions 1-84022-056-2   1149
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
Supernatural Stories 2004-05-00 ed. William Mayne Kingfisher (US) 0-7534-5719-9 $6.95 224
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  
Count Magnus and Other Ghost Stories: The Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James, Volume 1 2005-09-00 M. R. James Penguin Books (US) (Penguin Classics) 0-14-303939-3 $16.00 288
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 James McBryde  
More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 2006-01-00 M. R. James Wildside Press 1-55742-544-2   126
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  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Part 2: More Ghost Stories 2006-01-01 M. R. James Project Gutenberg 9629    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 2006-01-31 M. R. James Wildside Press 1-55742-557-4 $35.00 126
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Part 2: More Ghost Stories 2006-06-07 M. R. James LibriVox   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2007-07-00 M. R. James Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 1-84022-551-3   xi+
352
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  
Complete Ghost Stories 2007-09-01 M. R. James Collector's Library / CRW Publishing 978-1-905716-09-8 £7.99 592
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories 2009-01-29 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-953857-7 £7.99 xxxviii+
352
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.
coll John Atkinson Grimshaw  
Horror Masters Vol. 6 2010-01-10 ed. Sons of Horror River Styx Publishing 978-1-61704-042-9 $11.33 156
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  
Ghost Stories: Volume One 2010-03-16 M. R. James BBC Worldwide 978-1-4056-7814-8 $24.95  
audio CD?Compact disc with standard audio tracks
coll  
Dark Canon: 22 Stories of Fantasy and Fright by M. R. James 2010-06-07 M. R. James Coachwhip Publications 978-1-61646-020-4 $14.95 446
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  
A Boxful of Ghosts 2010-10-01 David Stuart Davies, Marcus Clapham, Charles Dickens, M. R. James Collector's Library / CRW Publishing 978-1-907360-20-6 £29.99 1872
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Part 2: More Ghost Stories 2011-02-14 Montague Rhodes James Aeterna 978-1-4444-4812-2 $8.49 108
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  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 013 2011-04-14 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Collected Ghost Stories 2011-10-13 M. R. James Oxford University Press 978-0-19-956884-0 £14.99 xxx+
468
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2011-10-13 M. R. James Oxford University Press 978-0-19-162044-7 £8.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 015 2011-11-30 ed. LibriVox LibriVox   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Cries of Terror 2012-10-16 ed. Anthony Masters Bloomsbury Reader 978-1-4482-1020-6 £4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Collected Ghost Stories 2013-09-00 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-967489-3 £8.99 512
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  
Cast of Wonders, Episode 172 2015-08-02 ed. Marguerite Kenner Wolfsbane Publishing   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
Cast of Wonders, Episode 186 2016-01-03 ed. Marguerite Kenner Escape Artists, Inc.   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
2016-03-00 ed. ()     140
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  
Sämtliche Geistergeschichten, Band 1 2016-08-24 M. R. James Festa (H. P. Lovecrafts Bibliothek des Schreckens #2640) 978-3-86552-482-9 €28.00 445+
[2]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Complete Ghost Stories 2017-01-26 M. R. James Macmillan UK (Macmillan Collector's Library) 978-1-5098-2772-5 £9.99 592
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Complete Ghost Stories 2017-01-26 M. R. James Macmillan UK (Macmillan Collector's Library) 978-1-5098-4563-7 £0.98  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Collected Ghost Stories 2017-04-01 M. R. James Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-879736-4 £16.99 512
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
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