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Title: Siope—A Fable Title Record # 998241
Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Date: 1838-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Tales of the Folio Club
Webpages: en.wikisource.org, librivox.org
Language: English
Note:
  • Manuscript ca. 1832, first published in The Baltimore Book in 1838.
  • See the notes here and this OCR scan.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1838 Silence
1838
  • First published under this title in The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Vol. 2: Tales I in 1902.
  • See the notes here.
Silence: A Fable
1838
  • First published under this title in September 6, 1854 Broadway Journal.
  • See the notes here and this OCR scan.
Silence—a Fable
1838 Siope: A Fable [as by Edgar A. Poe]
Year Language Title
unknownTranslated by Nicolae Dașcovic
Romanian
Tăcere?Tacere
[as by Edgar Pöe]
1960Translated by Charles Baudelaire
French Silence
1963Translated by Rafael Llopis
Spanish Silencio
1963Translated by Ion Vinea
Romanian
Tăcere – O fabulă?Tacere – O fabula
1965Translated by Ion Vinea.
Romanian
Tăcere – O fabulă?Tacere – O fabula
[as by E. A. Poe]
1971Translated by Tomé Santos Junior
Portuguese Silêncio - Uma fábula
1972Translated by Arno Schmidt
German Siope: Eine Fabel
1993 German Schweigen. Eine Fabel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque 1840-01-00 Edgar A. Poe Lea and Blanchard     243+
228
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe 1850-01-10 Edgar Allan Poe J. S. Redfield     xx+
483+
495
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe 1853-00-10 Edgar Allan Poe J. S. Redfield     lv+
483+
xxxvi+
495+
607
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Tales of Mystery, Imagination and Humour: Second Series 1856-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Clarke, Beeton & Co. (Readable Books #9)     252
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
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  
Weird Tales 1895-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Henry Altemus Company     258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1902-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Grant Richards (The World's Classics #XXI)   1/- 367
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe: Volume 2 (Raven Edition) 1903-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe P. F. Collier & Son     381
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 3 1905-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe
Croscup & Holby?Croscup and Holby
(The Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe #3)
     
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1908-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe J. M. Dent & Sons (Everyman's Library #336)     527
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1919-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe George G. Harrap & Co.     381
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Harry Clarke  
Tales of Hypnotism and Revenge 1927-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Haldeman-Julius (Little Blue Book #1154)     64
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  
Tales of Edgar Allan Poe 1927-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Charles Scribner's Sons (Modern Student's Library)     xxi+
525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Poe's Short Stories 1927-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Harcourt, Brace & Company     xxxvi+
460
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1928-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Oxford University Press (The World's Classics #XXI)     367
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1933-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Tudor Publishing Company     412
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Harry Clarke , Harry Clarke  
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  
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 1941-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Limited Editions Club     xxiii+
476
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Complete Short Stories of Edgar Allan Poe 1943-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Sun Dial Press     460
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Pit and the Pendulum: Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1948-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Ivor Nicholson & Watson   1/- 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.
coll Reginald Mills  
Tales of Effect: A Selection of the Best Short Stories of Edgar Allan Poe 1948-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Art & Educational Publishers     xxii+
232
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 1958-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Heritage Press     xix+
366
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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  
The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Stories 1961-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Digit Books R461 2/6 156
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  
Stories: Twenty-Seven Thrilling Tales 1961-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Platt & Munk (Platt & Munk Great Writers Collection) 1104 $2.95 510
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Al Fiorentino Checkmark
Stories: Twenty-Eight Thrilling Tales 1961-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Platt & Munk (Platt & Munk Great Writers Collection)     510
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Al Fiorentino  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1962-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe J. M. Dent & E. P. Dutton (Everyman's Library #1336)   6/6 xii+
527
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 Robin Jacques Checkmark
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1963-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe J. M. Dent & Sons (Everyman's Library #1336) 1336 6/6 xii+
527
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 Robin Jacques Checkmark
Cuentos de terror 1963-00-00 ed. Rafael Llopis Taurus     604
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Scrieri alese 1 1963-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe
Editura pentru literatură universală?Editura pentru literatura universala
(Clasicii literaturii universale)
    284
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
coll  
Horror Anthology 1965-00-00 ed. Syd Bentlif Mayflower-Dell 3720 3/6 126
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 Jacks  
Prăbușirea casei Usher?Prabusirea casei Usher
1965-00-00 E. A. Poe
Editura pentru literatură?Editura pentru literatura
(
Biblioteca pentru toți?Biblioteca pentru totsi
Biblioteca pentru toti
#289)
    xl+
451
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
Petre Vulcănescu?Petre Vulcanescu
 
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
Histórias de Mistério e Imaginação 1971-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Verbo (Biblioteca Básica Verbo / Livros RTP #15)     187
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
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1971-03-00 Edgar Allan Poe J. M. Dent (Everyman's Library #1336) 0-460-01336-X £0.50 xii+
527
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 Smythe Checkmark
New Worlds for Old 1971-09-00 ed. Lin Carter Ballantine Books (Ballantine Adult Fantasy #35) 0-345-02365-X $1.25 xvii+
326
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 David Johnston Checkmark
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 1975-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe The Easton Press (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)     xx+
366
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
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 Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe by Satty 1976-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Warner Books 0-446-87203-2 $7.95 246
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 Wilfried Satty Checkmark
The Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe by Satty 1976-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Clarkson N. Potter 0-517-52742-1 $15.00 246
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Wilfried Satty Checkmark
Kingdoms of Sorcery 1976-01-00 ed. Lin Carter Doubleday 0-385-09975-4 $6.95 xv+
218
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Cayea Checkmark
The Argonaut, Spring-Summer 1977 1977-03-00 ed. Michael Ambrose Michael Ambrose   $0.75 18
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
fanzine M. E. Ambrose  
Tales of Edgar Allan Poe 1979-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe The Franklin Library     304
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
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  
Der Fall des Hauses Ascher 1979-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #27) 3-518-37017-0 DM 6.00 181
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 Ute Osterwalder , Hans Ulrich Osterwalder  
The Book of the Sixth World Fantasy Convention 1980 1980-10-00 ed. Chuck Miller, Tim Underwood Underwood-Miller   $9.95 96
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Lela Dowling Checkmark
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  
Der Fall des Hauses Ascher 1982-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #27) 3-518-37017-0 DM 7.00 181
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 Ute Osterwalder , Hans Ulrich Osterwalder 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
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
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1985-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Chancellor Press (Oxford World's Classics) 1-85152-008-2   367
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Graham Ward Checkmark
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1987-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe The Franklin Library     304
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll 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  
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
Der Teufel im Glockenturm 1993-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Insel (Insel Taschenbuch #1528) 3-458-33228-6 DM 19.80 398
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  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1995-00-00 Edgar Allan Poe Wordsworth Editions (Wordsworth Classics) 1-85326-844-5   [viii]+
296
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Arnold Bocklin Checkmark
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe: Volume 2 (Raven Edition) 2000-04-01 Edgar Allan Poe Project Gutenberg 2148    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 2003-09-01 Edgar Allan Poe Collector's Library 1-904633-13-7   456
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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
Histoires de fantômes 2006-08-00 ed. Vic Parker Gründ 978-2-7000-1494-5   512
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
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 2008-03-05 Edgar Allan Poe Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 978-1-84022-072-8 £2.99 xxv+
287
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  
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 2008-07-30 Edgar Allan Poe Chartwell Books 978-0-7858-2452-7 $24.99 383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Harry Clarke  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 2008-09-25 Edgar Allan Poe Calla Editions 978-1-60660-004-7 $40.00 412
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Harry Clarke  
Short Ghost and Horror Collection 004 2009-07-10 ed. LibriVox LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
anth  
Tales of Mystery and Imagination 2009-10-01 Edgar Allan Poe Collector's Library 978-1-904633-13-6 $9.95 455
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 2009-10-05 Edgar Allan Poe Bloomsbury (The Bloomsbury Phantastics) 978-1-4088-0343-1 £8.99 x+
334
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 Holly Macdonald  
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
Dreams and Wonders: Stories from the Dawn of Modern Fantasy 2010-08-19 ed. Mike Ashley Dover Publications 978-0-486-47775-6 $12.95 288
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.
anth Pierre Amédée Marcel-Beronneau  
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 2014-09-15 Edgar Allan Poe Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78404-215-8 £14.99 383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Harry Clarke  
Tales of Mystery & Imagination 2019-11-01 Edgar Allan Poe Arcturus Publishing 978-1-78950-939-7 $24.99 383
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Harry Clarke  
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
Povestiri extraordinare date unknown Edgar Pöe
Cartea Românească?Cartea Romaneasca
(Biblioteca "Minerva" #118)
  Lei 5.00 96
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  
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