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Title: The System of Dr. Tarr and Prof. Fether Title Record # 95530
Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Date: 1845-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note:
  • First published in the November 1845 Graham's Magazine.
  • See the notes here and this OCR scan.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1856
  • First published under this title in The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe in 1856.
  • See the notes here and this OCR scan.
The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether
1910 The System of Dr. Tarr and Professor Fether
1971 The Lunatics
Year Language Title
1914Translated by Gisela Etzel
German Das System des Dr. Teer und Prof. Feder
1947Translated by S. Vestdijk
Dutch Het Systeem van Doctor Tarr en Professor Fether
1953Translated by André Noorbeek
Dutch Het systeem van dokter Tarr en professor Fether
1960Translated by Charles Baudelaire
French Le système du docteur Goudron et du professeur Plume
1963Translated by Ion Vinea
Romanian
Sistemul doctorului Catran și al profesorului Pană?Sistemul doctorului Catran si al profesorului Pana
1965Translated by Ion Vinea and Mircea Alexandrescu.
Romanian
Sistemul doctorului Catran și al profesorului Pană?Sistemul doctorului Catran si al profesorului Pana
[as by E. A. Poe]
1981 Italian I pazzi
1990Translated by Yrjö Kivimies
Finnish Tohtori Tarrin ja professori Fetherin menetelmä
1993Translated by Heide Steiner
German Die Methode Doktor Theer und Professor Feddern
2000Translated by Hertha Lorenz
German Die Methoden des Doktor Teer und Professor Feder

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe 1856-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe J. S. Redfield     lv+
483+
xxxvi+
495+
607+
447
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 7 1905-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe
Croscup & Holby?Croscup and Holby
(The Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe #7)
     
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1910-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Thomas Nelson & Sons     374
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Nebelmeer 1914-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Georg Müller (Galerie der Phantasten #2)     352
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Fantastic Tales 1915-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Tauchnitz (Tauchnitz Collection of British and American Authors #4511)     285
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1938-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Modern Library (Modern Library Giant)   $1.25 xii+
1026
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Fantastische Vertellingen 1947-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Contact (Contact-Boekerij)   ƒ1.90 192
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1952-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Cardinal / Pocket Books C-45 $0.35 xii+
432
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  
Fantastische vertellingen 1953-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Het Spectrum (Prisma #76) 76   266
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 Karel Thole  
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1956-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe The Pocket Library PL-46 $0.35 xii+
432
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
Tous les contes d'Edgar Poe 1960-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout - Géant #109)     575
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  
Scrieri alese 2 1963-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe
Editura pentru literatură universală?Editura pentru literatura universala
(Clasicii literaturii universale)
    272
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
coll  
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1964-08-00 Edgar Allan Poe Washington Square Press W-246 $0.45 xii+
432
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
Aventurile lui Arthur Gordon Pym din Nantucket 1965-00-00 E. A. Poe
Editura pentru literatură?Editura pentru literatura
(
Biblioteca pentru toți?Biblioteca pentru totsi
Biblioteca pentru toti
#290)
    456
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.
omni Val Munteanu  
18 Best Stories by Edgar Allan Poe 1965-05-00 Edgar Allan Poe Dell Laurel 2227   287
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  
Complete Stories of Edgar Allan Poe 1966-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe International Collectors Library     vii+
736
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1966-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Doubleday   $5.95 ix+
819
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Bizarre and Arabesque: A New Anthology of Tales, Poems and Prose 1967-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Panther 2306 5/- 202
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  
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1970-08-00 Edgar Allan Poe Washington Square Press 46326 $0.60 xii+
432
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
18 Best Stories by Edgar Allan Poe 1971-02-00 Edgar Allan Poe Dell Laurel-Leaf 2227 $0.60 287
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 Paul Davis Checkmark
The Ghouls 1971-02-15 ed. Peter Haining W. H. Allen 0-491-00027-8 £2.50 383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mark Abraham  
The Ghouls 1971-04-08 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day 0813813653   383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mark Abraham  
The Ghouls 1971-06-00 ed. Peter Haining Stein and Day / BCE 3378   382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Mark Abraham Checkmark
The Ghouls 1972-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Pocket Books 78182 $1.25 xv+
[1]+
400
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 A. Magee Checkmark
Comic Tales of Edgar Allan Poe 1973-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Canongate Books 0-903937-01-8   xii+
125
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Ghouls: Book One 1974-10-00 ed. Peter Haining Orbit 0-86007-807-8 £0.60 198
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 Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1975-09-00 Edgar Allan Poe Vintage Books 0-394-71678-7 / V-678 $5.95 xii+
1026
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 Checkmark
The Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe 1976-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Penguin Books 0-14-043106-3 £0.90 xxvi+
429
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 Odilon Redon Checkmark
The Ghouls: Book One 1976-00-00 ed. Peter Haining Orbit 0-86007-807-8 £0.60 198
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 Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe 1977-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Penguin Books 0-14-043106-3 £0.95 xxvi+
429
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 Odilon Redon  
Scrieri alese 1979-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Editura Univers (Clasicii literaturii universale)     700
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
coll Vasile Socoliuc  
The Annotated Tales of Edgar Allan Poe 1981-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Doubleday 0-385-14990-5 $35.00 xvii+
683
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Al cinema con il mostro. Volume primo 1981-11-11 ed. Peter Haining Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #1433) 20569-0 3,750 Lit 250
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 John Holmes  
The Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe 1982-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Penguin Books 0-14-043106-3 £1.50 xxvi+
429
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 Odilon Redon Checkmark
Edgar Allan Poe 1983-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Chatham River Press 0-517-41375-2   xii+
704
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
18 Best Stories by Edgar Allan Poe 1983-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Dell 0-440-32227-8 $6.99 288
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  
Edgar Allan Poe: Poetry and Tales 1984-08-01 Edgar Allan Poe The Library of America (The Library of America #19) 0-940450-18-6 $27.50 1408
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Works of Edgar Allan Poe 1985-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Gramercy Books 0-517-05358-6   ix+
753
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Beroemde fantastische verhalen 1985-00-00 uncredited Hema 1-132-92303-4   153+
221+
135
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
Visions of Poe 1988-11-00 Simon Marsden, Edgar Allan Poe Alfred A. Knopf 0-394-57427-3 $24.95 128
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Korppi ja kultakuoriainen 1990-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Kustannus Oy Forma (Trendi-klassikot) 951-0-02911-4   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 Checkmark
Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1991-03-00 Edgar Allan Poe Doubleday 0-385-07407-7 $19.95 821
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Jackie Schuman  
The Collected Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe 1992-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Modern Library (Modern Library Giant) 0-679-60007-8 $20.00 xii+
1026
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Streitgespräch mit einer Mumie 1993-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Insel (Insel Taschenbuch #1530) 3-458-33230-8 DM 16.80 383
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  
Edgar Allan Poe: Poetry and Tales 1994-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe The Library of America (The Library of America #19) 0-940450-18-6 $37.50 1408
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Ghouls 1994-04-00 ed. Peter Haining Bounty Books 1-85152-373-1 £4.99 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Selected Tales 1998-04-00 Edgar Allan Poe Oxford University Press 0-19-953577-9 £2.50 xxviii+
338
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 Harry Clarke  
Der Mord in der Rue Morgue 2000-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Kaiser 3-7043-1292-4   151
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe: Volume 4 (Raven Edition) 2000-04-01 Edgar Allan Poe Project Gutenberg 2150    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Selected Works 2005-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Edimat Books (Selected Works) 84-9794-034-2 $11.95 610
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Selected Tales 2008-04-17 Edgar Allan Poe Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-953577-4 £5.99 xxviii+
338
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 Harry Clarke  
The Best of Edgar Allan Poe: All of His Macabre Tales Complete and Unabridged 2009-05-14 Edgar Allan Poe Prion Books 978-1-85375-700-6 £14.99 656
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 Ceri Wood  
The Day They Hanged My Best Friend Jimmy... And 21 Other Weird Tales to Get You Through the Coldest Nights 2009-06-09 ed. Barry J. Gillis Tangled Vines Press 978-0-9685937-7-6 $15.95 366
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 Dieric Bouts Checkmark
Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales & Poems 2009-11-29 Edgar Allan Poe Castle Books 978-0-7858-1453-5   xiv+
842
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Best of Edgar Allan Poe: All of His Macabre Tales Complete and Unabridged 2010-05-01 Edgar Allan Poe Prion Books 978-1-85375-700-6 $24.95 656
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 Ceri Wood  
Fantastische vertellingen 2011-04-00 Edgar Allan Poe Het Spectrum (Vantoen.nu #76) 978-90-315-0273-8 €14.99 262
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 Karel Thole  
The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories 2011-08-30 Edgar Allan Poe Atheneum Books for Young Readers 978-1-4169-5026-4 $12.99 136
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 Gris Grimly  
The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories 2011-08-30 Edgar Allan Poe Atheneum Books for Young Readers 978-1-4424-3488-2 $9.46  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories 2011-08-30 Edgar Allan Poe Turtleback Books 978-0-606-23280-7 $24.50 144
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Steampunk Poe 2011-09-08 Edgar Allan Poe Perseus Books 978-0-7624-4192-1 £12.99 263
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Steampunk Poe 2011-10-04 Edgar Allan Poe Running Press Teens 978-0-7624-4192-1 $18.95 263
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Murders in the Rue Morgue and Other Mysteries 2011-11-13 Edgar Allan Poe Necropolis Press (Classroom Classics) 978-1-4679-3675-0 $10.49 246
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  
18 Best Stories by Edgar Allan Poe 2012-07-04 Edgar Allan Poe Dell 978-0-307-82307-6 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe date unknown Edgar Allan Poe Penguin Books 0-14-043106-3 £8.99 xxvi+
429
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 Odilon Redon Checkmark
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe date unknown Edgar Allan Poe Washington Square Press 0-671-72770-2 $4.95 xii+
432
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
The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe date unknown Edgar Allan Poe Modern Library (Modern Library Giant) G40   xii+
1026
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Paul Galdone Checkmark
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe date unknown Edgar Allan Poe Washington Square Press 0-671-49609-3 $3.95 xii+
432
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
Fantastische vertellingen date unknown Edgar Allan Poe Het Spectrum (Prisma #76) 76   266
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Fantastische vertellingen date unknown Edgar Allan Poe Het Spectrum (Prisma #76) 76   262
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
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