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Title: The Sweeper Title Record # 981857
Author: A. M. Burrage
Date: 1931-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: A woman hires on to an elderly woman who has been cursed by a beggar she refused.
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1931 The Sweeper [as by Ex-Private X]

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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  
50 Years of Ghost Stories 1935-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson   2/6 ix+
702
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
A Century of Ghost Stories 1936-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson   3/6 1013
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Let's Talk of Graves: Tales from 'A Century of Ghost Stories' 1970-00-00 ed. uncredited Hutchinson 0-09-101790-4   318
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Let's Talk of Graves: Tales from 'A Century of Ghost Stories' 1970-06-00 ed. uncredited Arrow Books 0-09-003020-6   318
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 Ninth Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories 1973-00-00 ed. R. Chetwynd-Hayes Fontana 0-00-613601-X   190
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  
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  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1983-10-00 ed. Roald Dahl Jonathan Cape 0-224-02149-4 7.95 235
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Sophie Baker , Craig Dodd  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1983-10-00 ed. Roald Dahl Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-25131-2 $12.95 235
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth David Christiana  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1984-11-00 ed. Roald Dahl Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-51868-8 $6.95 235
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 David Christiana  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1985-00-00 ed. Roald Dahl Penguin Books 0-14-007178-4 2.95 249
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 Stuart Robertson Checkmark
Charles Keeping's Book of Classic Ghost Stories 1986-09-00 ed. Charles Keeping Blackie 0-216-92012-4 8.95 142
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Charles Keeping's Book of Classic Ghost Stories 1986-10-00 ed. Charles Keeping Peter Bedrick Books 0-87226-096-8 $14.95 142
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Charles Keeping Checkmark
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1987-05-00 ed. Roald Dahl ISIS Large Print Books 1-85089-178-8 10.75 339
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1988-00-00 ed. Roald Dahl Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-51868-8 $5.95 235
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 David Christiana  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1989-00-00 ed. Roald Dahl Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-51868-8 $5.95 235
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 David Christiana Checkmark
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1992-00-00 ed. Roald Dahl The Noonday Press 0-374-51868-8 $9.00 235
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 David Christiana Checkmark
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 1996-09-00 ed. Roald Dahl The Noonday Press 0-374-51868-8 $12.00 235
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 Roxanna Bikadoroff  
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
Halloween Howls 2003-00-00 ed. Megan Dempster, Mollie Denman, Laura Kuhn, Alex Lubertozzi Sourcebooks 1-4022-0193-1 $14.95 viii+
168
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 Megan Dempster , Jenna Jakubowski , Chris Pierik  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories 2012-02-02 ed. Roald Dahl Penguin Books 978-0-241-95571-0 8.99 336
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
anth  
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories date unknown ed. Roald Dahl Farrar, Straus and Giroux 978-0-374-51868-4 $15.00 235
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 Roxanna Bikadoroff Checkmark
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