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Title: The Hands of Mr. Ottermole

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Title: The Hands of Mr. Ottermole Title Record # 94843
Author: Thomas Burke
Date: 1929-02-00
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: First published in the magazine The Story-Teller, February 1929.
Synopsis: A strangler is prowling London's foggy streets striking at random; he is undetected even though watching policemen are seemingly everywhere.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1959Translated by W. Wielek-Berg
Dutch De Handen van Mijnheer Ottermole
1999Translated by Franco Prattico
Italian Anatomia di uno strangolatore
2004Translated by Víctor Jiménez.
Spanish Las manos del señor Ottermole

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Pleasantries of Old Quong 1931-00-00 Thomas Burke Constable & Co. Ltd.   7/6 279
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
A Tea-Shop in Limehouse 1931-00-00 Thomas Burke Little, Brown   $2.00 vi+
263
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Harlot Killer 1953-00-00 ed. Allan Barnard Dell 797 $0.25 224
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 Bill George (artist)  
Griezelverhalen 1959-00-00 ed. A. de Bruijn, A. van der Hoek Het Spectrum (Prisma #380) 380   216
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  
Thrillers and More Thrillers 1968-00-00 ed. Robert Arthur Random House   $ xiii+
208
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Thrillers and More Thrillers 1973-10-00 ed. Robert Arthur Windward / Random House 0-394-82201-3 $0.95 208
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 Robert J. Lee Checkmark
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
Lurking Shadows 1979-09-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry W. H. Allen 0-491-02289-1 £5.95 157
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Dead of Night 1981-05-00 ed. Peter Haining William Kimber 0-7183-0048-3 £5.75 205
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Dead of Night: Horror Stories from Radio, Television and Films 1984-01-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day 0-812-82848-8 $14.95 203
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Dead of Night 1986-02-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day 0-812-88246-6 $3.50 203
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
Dead of Night 1989-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Dorset Press 0-88029-316-0   203
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Il diabolico gioco e altri racconti 1999-02-00 ed. Sergio Bissoli Garden Editoriale (Horror Story #18)   Lit 6,500 224
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 Golden Gong and Other Night-Pieces 2001-03-00 Thomas Burke Ash-Tree Press 1-55310-020-4 C$56.00 xxxix+
194
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Paul Lowe  
Gigamesh, 38 2004-00-00 ed. Juan Manuel Santiago Gigamesh 84-96208-06-0   128
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.
mag Juan Miguel Aguilera , Rafa Fontériz  
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  
The Big Book of Rogues and Villains 2017-10-00 ed. Otto Penzler Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-0-525-43248-7 $25.00 xv+
911
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 Leo Fontan Checkmark
Griezelverhalen date unknown ed. A. de Bruijn, A. van der Hoek Het Spectrum (Prisma #380) 380   216
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
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