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Title: The Kill Title Record # 95124
Author: Peter Fleming
Date: 1931-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: Stranded by thick fog in a railway station are two men. The younger tells the other of his eccentric isolated uncle, Lord Fleer, who believes his heirs are cursed by his estranged, bastard son.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1965Translated by Simone Millot-Jacquin
French Le bâtard
1975Translated by Monika Hahn
German Die reißende Bestie
1981French translation by Simone Millot-Jacquin, first in Roland Stragliati et Françoise Martenon's anthology Histoires de Terreur (Fiction spécial #7 / #138bis), Paris, Opta, 1965, p. 37-47, under the title "Le bâtard".
French Le massacre
1990 Italian La preda
2016Translator unknown.
French Mise à mort

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Creeps by Night: Chills and Thrills 1931-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett John Day   $2.50 525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Modern Tales of Horror 1932-07-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Gollancz   5/- 448
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Bar the Doors: Terror Stories 1946-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell (Dell Mapback) 143 $0.25 192
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 Gerald Gregg Checkmark
The Pan Book of Horror Stories 1959-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books (Pan Giant) X45 3/6 317
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 Red Brain and Other Creepy Thrillers 1961-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Belmont Books 239 $0.35 141
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
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Bar the Doors 1962-01-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell F166 $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
Striking Terror: A Selection of Great Horror Stories 1963-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Arthur Barker   15/- 204
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Bar the Doors 1963-02-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell 0436 $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  
The Red Brain 1965-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Four Square Books   3/6  
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  
Histoires de terreur 1965-05-00 ed. Roland Stragliati OPTA (Fiction Spécial #7)   F6.00 248
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".
anth Checkmark
The First Pan Book of Horror Stories 1966-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Fawcett Gold Medal d1693 $0.50 254
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
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Bar the Doors 1966-01-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell 0436 $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
Breakdown 1968-00-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Four Square Books   3/6 128
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  
Strange Beasts and Unnatural Monsters 1968-08-00 ed. Philip Van Doren Stern Fawcett Crest R1166 $0.60 224
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 Jerome Podwil Checkmark
The Dark Dominion: Eight Terrifying Tales of Vampires and Werewolves 1970-12-00 ed. uncredited Paperback Library 63-438 $0.60 158
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.
anth Checkmark
Best Horror Stories 3 1972-00-00 ed. Alex Hamilton Faber and Faber 0-571-08969-0   236
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Book of the Werewolf 1973-00-00 ed. Brian J. Frost Sphere 0-7221-3688-9 £0.40 325
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 Josh Kirby Checkmark
Christopher Lee's 'X' Certificate No. 1 1975-00-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry Star 0-352-39809-4 £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
Schreie aus der Schreckenskammer 1975-11-11 ed. Herbert van Thal Pabel (Vampir Taschenbuch #28) VTB28 DM 2.80 143
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 Bob Marchant Checkmark
Christopher Lee's 'X' Certificate 1976-00-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry W. H. Allen 0-491-01925-4 £2.75 176
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
From the Archives of Evil 1976-01-00 ed. Christopher Lee, Michel Parry Warner Books 0-446-76884-7 $1.25 205
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
De l'autre côté de la porte 1976-02-00 ed. Françoise Martenon, Roland Stragliati Casterman 2-203-22618-8   245
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Palmans Checkmark
Nighttouch 1977-00-00 ed. Fred Corbett, Gerry Goldberg, Stephen Storoschuk St. Martin's Press 0-312-57348-0 $5.95 156
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 Virgil Finlay  
Alfred Hitchcock's Bar the Doors 1977-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Mayflower 0-583-12080-6 £0.50 173
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 First Pan Book of Horror Stories 1980-00-00 ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books 0-330-10045-9 £1.25 317
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
Histoires de maléfices 1981-10-16 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Presses Pocket (La grande anthologie du fantastique #9) 2-266-01072-7   328
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 C. Broutin Checkmark
Vivono di notte. 18 racconti dell'orrore 1990-09-00 ed. Dashiell Hammett Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Omnibus) 88-04-34172-6 25,000 Lit 382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Ghost Now Standing on Platform One 1990-10-00 ed. Richard Peyton Souvenir Press 0-285-62991-3 £14.95 322
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Kim Palmer  
Journey Into Fear and Other Great Stories of Horror on the Railways 1991-10-00 ed. Richard Peyton Wings Books 0-517-06007-8 $7.99 322
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Fiore  
The Ghost Now Standing on Platform One 1991-12-12 ed. Richard Peyton Futura 0-7088-4997-0 £4.99 382
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 Tony Roberts  
La grande anthologie du fantastique: 3 1997-02-00 ed. Jacques Goimard, Roland Stragliati Omnibus (France) (La grande anthologie du fantastique (Omnibus) #3) 2-258-03654-2 F155.00 1350
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
Arnold Böcklin?Arnold Boecklin
 
The Literary Werewolf: An Anthology 2002-10-00 ed. Charlotte F. Otten Syracuse University Press 0-8156-0753-9 $24.95 xxxii+
295
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 Fred Wellner  
Urania #1497 Supplement 2005-04-00 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1497 Supplement €4.10 298
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.
mag Franco Brambilla  
The Pan Book of Horror Stories 2010-10-01 ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books 978-0-330-51868-0 £7.99 xv+
296
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 Literary Werewolf: An Anthology 2015-02-01 ed. Charlotte F. Otten Syracuse University Press 978-0-8156-0767-0 $24.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Fred Wellner  
Terreur dans la nuit : 10 nouvelles horrifiques 2016-03-31 ed. Dashiell Hammett Fleuve Noir 978-2-265-11577-4 €16.90 214
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 Pan Book of Horror Stories 2016-05-05 ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books 978-1-5098-2889-0 £14.99 320
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 Pan Book of Horror Stories 2017-09-07 ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books (Pan 70) 978-1-5098-6010-4 £7.00 320
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 Pan Macmillan Art Department  
The Pan Book of Horror Stories date unknown ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books (Pan Giant) X45   317
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 First Pan Book of Horror Stories date unknown ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books 0-330-10045-9 £ 317
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 First Pan Book of Horror Stories date unknown ed. Herbert van Thal Pan Books 0-330-10045-9 £0.30 317
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  
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