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Title: The Waxwork Title Record # 981855
Author: A. M. Burrage
Date: 1931-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1931 The Waxwork [as by Ex-Private X]
Year Language Title
1959Translated by Max Schuchart
Dutch Het Wassenbeeldenspel
1961Translated by Maria von Schweinitz
German Die Wachsfigur
1965Translated by Peter Naujack
German Die Wachsfigur [as by Alfred McLelland Burrage]
1968Translated by Nini Brunt
Dutch 'Mes Goed Meneer?'
1975Translated by Odette Ferry.
French Figures de cire
1984Translated by Tilly Schel
Dutch Het Wassenbeeldenmuseum
1992Translated by Александр Боргардт / Alexandr Borgardt.
Russian [as by ]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Someone in the Room 1931-00-00 Ex-Private X Jarrolds   7/6 285
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror, Second Series 1931-07-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   8/6 1147
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Second Omnibus of Crime 1932-00-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Coward-McCann   $2.50 855
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror, Second Series 1932-07-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   5/- 1147
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror, Second Series 1937-01-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   3/6 1147
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Tales of Terror 1943-10-00 ed. Boris Karloff World Publishing Co. (A Tower Mystery)   $0.49 317
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Short Stories 1948-00-00 ed. Henry Christ, Jerome Shostak Oxford Book Co.   $2.08 429
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror, Second Series 1948-01-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz   8/6 1147
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Short Stories of Detection, Mystery and Horror, Second Series 1949-02-00 ed. Dorothy L. Sayers Gollancz     1147
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1957-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Simon & Schuster   $3.95 372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1957-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Amereon House   $3.95 vii +
302
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: 13 More Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell   $0.35 224
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  
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos 1959-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) 425   189
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 R. van Giffen  
Alfred Hitchock Presents Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1960-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Pan Books (Pan Giant) X71 3/6 378
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 S. R. Boldero  
13 More Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on T.V. 1960-10-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Dell D281 $0.35 224
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  
Panik: Gruselgeschichten aus England und Amerika von R. L. Stevenson bis Ernest Hemingway 1961-00-00 ed. Mary Hottinger Diogenes   DM 19.80 449+
[3]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Flora  
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery 1962-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House     vii+
206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Fred Banbery  
Englische Gespenstergeschichten 1965-00-00 ed. Mary Hottinger
Fischer Bücherei?Fischer Buecherei
(Fischer Bücherei #666)
666 DM 2.60 150
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 Paul Flora  
Between the Minute and the Hour: Stories of the Unseen 1967-00-00 A. M. Burrage Herbert Jenkins   21/- 221
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Alfred Hitchock Presents Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV 1967-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Pan Books M251   378
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 S. R. Boldero  
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery 1968-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Puffin PS319 5/- 223
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 Barry Wilkinson Checkmark
Één Minuut voor Middernacht 1968-00-00 A. M. Burrage Bruna (Zwarte Beertjes #1122) 1122 ƒ2.50 192
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.
coll Dick Bruna Checkmark
Die besten klassischen und modernen Gruselgeschichten von Poe bis Hemingway 1968-00-00 ed. Mary Hottinger Diogenes   DM 12.80 452+
[3]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Flora  
Dr. Caligari's Black Book 1968-09-00 ed. Peter Haining W. H. Allen 0-491-00281-5 21/- 190
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The 5th Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1970-00-00 ed. Mary Danby Fontana   3/6 189
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 5th Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1971-08-00 ed. Mary Danby Fontana      
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 Tales Calculated To Give You Shudders 1972-00-00 ed. Ross R. Olney Golden Press / Western Publishing Company 0-307-01617-X   212
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Gordon Johnson Checkmark
The Fifth Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1972-01-00 ed. Mary Danby Beagle Books 95199 $0.95 189
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 5th Fontana Book of Great Horror Stories 1974-05-00 ed. Mary Danby Fontana 0-00-612346-5 30p 189
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 présente : Histoires abominables 1975-03-03 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Policier #1108) 2253009955   446
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
Vincent Price Presents The Price of Fear 1976-00-00 ed. Richard Davis Everest Books 0-905018-10-9 £0.65 189
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
Die besten klassischen und modernen Gruselgeschichten von Poe bis Hemingway 1976-00-00 ed. Mary Hottinger Diogenes (Diogenes Sonderband) 3-257-00902-X   452+
[3]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Paul Flora Checkmark
Someone in the Room 1976-12-00 Ex-Private X Arno Press (Supernatural and Occult Fiction) 0-405-08118-9 $16.00 285
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Haunts! Haunts! Haunts! 1977-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-531-00098-2   191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Spectres, Spooks and Shuddery Shades 1977-00-00 ed. Helen Hoke Franklin Watts 0-85166-620-5 £3.50 191
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Penguin Book of Horror Stories 1984-00-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Penguin Books 0-14-006799-X £4.95 607
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 Steve Crisp Checkmark
Een Spelletje Met de Dood 1984-00-00 ed. Alfred Hitchcock Loeb 90-6213-682-6   192
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
The Penguin Book of Horror Stories 1985-00-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Viking UK 0-670-81034-7 £10.95 607
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Great Ghost Stories 1985-00-00 ed. Betty Ann Schwartz Little Simon 0-671-60179-2 $6.95 xiii+
177
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth James Warhola  
Great Ghost Stories 1985-00-00 ed. Betty Ann Schwartz Julian Messner 0-671-60622-0   xiii+
177
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth James Warhola  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1985-05-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Doubleday / SFBC 5144 $6.98 xv+
623
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Horror Stories 1987-10-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Penguin Books 0-14-006799-X £5.95 607
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  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1990-10-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Dorset Press 0-88029-518-X $8.95 xv+
623
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey  
The Penguin Book of Horror Stories 1991-00-00 ed. J. A. Cuddon Bloomsbury 1-870630-94-7 £4.99 607
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1991-12-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Macdonald 0-356-20221-6 £14.95 xiii+
658
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 Ashley Pearce  
Чёрный нимб и другие истории, исполненные неизъяснимого ужаса?Chornyy nimb i drugiye istorii, ispolnennyye neiz"yasnimogo uzhasa
Chornyy nimb i drugie istorii, ispolnennye neizyasnimogo uzhasa
1992-00-00 ed. , () 5-7740-0515-1   344
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth
В. Ю. Лукаш?V. Yu. Lukash
,
Е. Т. Сердюченко?E. T. Serdyuchenko
 
Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural 1992-10-00 ed. Marvin Kaye, Saralee Kaye Warner Books UK 0-7515-0030-5 $8.99 xiii+
658
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 Penguin Book of Horror Stories 1995-10-26 ed. J. A. Cuddon Penguin Audio 0-14-086153-X £7.99  
audio cassette?Cassette tape
anth  
Someone in the Room: Strange Tales Old and New 1997-11-28 A. M. Burrage Ash-Tree Press 1-899562-38-9 C$53.00 xiii+
304
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Douglas Walters Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories (Revised + expanded) 2005-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Robinson 1-84529-185-9 £7.99 xiv+
689
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 Joe Roberts  
The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories (Revised + expanded) 2005-08-00 ed. Peter Haining Carroll & Graf 0-7867-1603-7 $13.95 xiv+
689
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 Joe Roberts Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories 2011-07-19 ed. Peter Haining Robinson 978-1-78033-364-9 £3.98  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Enter at Your Own Risk: Dreamscapes into Darkness 2015-04-24 ed. Alex Scully Firbolg Publishing 978-1-5076-3774-6 $12.99 390
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  
Enter at Your Own Risk: Dreamscapes into Darkness 2015-04-24 ed. Alex Scully Firbolg Publishing   $5.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-81226-3   vii+
206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Fred Banbery Checkmark
Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Random House 0-394-91226-8   vii+
206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Fred Banbery Checkmark
Verhalen die Hitchcock Koos date unknown ed. Alfred Hitchcock Het Spectrum (Prisma #425) 425   189
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 R. van Giffen Checkmark
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