The life work of Henri Rene Guy de Maupassant, embracing romance, comedy & verse, for the first time complete in English [London, New York: Printed for subscribers only by M.W. Dunne, 1903]

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imageVolume 1

  1. Mademoiselle Fifi (Mademoiselle Fifi)
  2. Monsieur Parent (Monsieur Parent)
  3. Useless Beauty (L'Inutile Beauté)
  4. An Affair of State (Coup d'Etat)
  5. The Wooden Shoes (Les Sabots)
  6. Babette (Babette)
  7. Mamma Stirling (Maman Stirling)
  8. Madame Tellier's Excursion (Maison Tellier)
  9. A Cock Crowed (Un Coq Chanta)
  10. Lilie Lala (Lilie Lala)
  11. The Story of a Farm-girl (Histoire d'une Fille de Ferme)
  12. The Bandmaster's Sister (Lucie)
  13. A Vagabond (Un Vagabond)
  14. The Mountebanks (Les Jongleurs)
  15. Ugly (Difforme)
  16. The Debt (Fanny)
  17. A Normandy Joke (Farce Normande)
  18. The Father (Le Pere)
  19. The Artist (L' Artiste)
  20. False Alarm (L'Epouvante)
  21. That Pig of a Morin (Ce Cochon de Morin)

imageVolume 2

  1. The Horla (Le Horla)
  2. Miss Harriet (Miss Harriet)
  3. The Hole (Le Trou)
  4. Love (L' Amour)
  5. The Inn (L'Auberge)
  6. A Family (Une Famille)
  7. Bellflower (Clochette)
  8. In the Wood (Au Bois)
  9. The Marquis de Fumerol (Marquis de Fumerol)
  10. Saved! (Sauvée)
  11. Who Knows? (Qui Sait?)
  12. The Signal (Le Signe)
  13. The Devil (Le Diable)
  14. The Venus of Braniza (La Venus de Braniza)
  15. The Rabbit (Le Lapin)
  16. A Divorce Case (Un Cas de Divorce)
  17. La Morillonne (La Morillonne)
  18. The Twenty-five Francs of the Mother Superior (Les Vingt-cinq Francs de la Supérieure)
  19. Epiphany (Les Rois)
  20. Simon's Papa (Le "Papa" de Simon)
  21. Waiter, a Bock! (Garcon, un Bock!)
  22. Paul's Mistress (La Femme de Paul)
  23. The Sequel to a Divorce (Rencontre)
  24. The Clown (Le Scapin)
  25. The Mad Woman (La Folle)
  26. Mademoiselle (Mademoiselle)
  27. The Man with the Dogs (L'Homme aux Chiens)

imageVolume 3

  1. In Various Roles (Wanda)
  2. The False Gems (Les Bijoux)
  3. Countess Satan (Comtesse Satan)
  4. A Useful House (Finesse)
  5. The Viaticum (Viaticum)
  6. Mad (Elaine)
  7. The Hermaphrodite (L'Hermaphrodite)
  8. The Colonel's Ideas (Les Idées du Colonel)
  9. Violated (Violé)
  10. Two Little Soldiers (Petit Soldat)
  11. Ghosts (Le Noyé)
  12. Was it a Dream? (La Morte)
  13. The New Sensation (Parisine)
  14. Virtue (Chasteté)
  15. The Thief (Le Voleur)
  16. The Diary of a Madman (Un Fou)
  17. In Flagrante Delictu (In Flagrante Delictu)
  18. On Perfumes (Les Parf urns)
  19. The Will (Le Testament)
  20. In His Sweetheart's Livery (Irma)
  21. The Confession (Confession)
  22. An Unfortunate Likeness (Similitude)
  23. A Night in Whitechapel (Une Nuit)
  24. Lost (" Craque ")
  25. A Country Excursion (Une Partie de Campagne)
  26. The Relics (Vieux Objets)
  27. A Rupture (Lalie Spring)
  28. Margot's Tapers (Noces de Margot)
  29. The Accent (L' Accent)
  30. Profitable Business (Charité)
  31. Bertha (Bertha)
  32. The Last Step (Une Ruse)
  33. A Mesalliance (Mesalliance)
  34. An Honest Ideal (Desabusé)
  35. The Log (La Buche)
  36. Delila (Delila)
  37. The Ill-omened Groom (Zoe)

imageVolume 4

  1. The Odalisque of Senichou (L'Odalisque de Senichou)
  2. In the Moonlight (Au Clair de Lune)
  3. Bric-a-brac (Bric-a-brac)
  4. The Artist's Wife (Femme d'Artiste)
  5. In the Spring (Au Printemps)
  6. The Real One and the Other (Mlle. Dardenne)
  7. A Repulse (Un Echec)
  8. The Carter's Wench (Glaizette)
  9. Rust (La Rouille)
  10. The Carnival of Love (Carnival d' Amour)
  11. The Rendezvous (Rendezvous)
  12. Solitude (Solitude)
  13. The Man with the Blue Eyes (L'Homme aux Yeux Bleus)
  14. A Good Match (Angelique)
  15. An Artifice (Une Ruse)
  16. Allouma (Allouma)
  17. An Old Maid (Marie des Anges)
  18. The Specter (Apparition)
  19. The Relic (La Relique)
  20. The Marquis (Le Marquis)
  21. A Deer Park in the Provinces (En Campagne)
  22. An Adventure (Une Aventure)
  23. The Bed (Le Lit)
  24. The Jennet (Le Genet)
  25. Under the Yoke (Wanda Pulska)
  26. A Fashionable Woman (Goldkind)
  27. Words of Love (Mots d' Amour)
  28. The Upstart (Le Parvenu)
  29. Happiness (Le Bonheur)
  30. An Adventure in Paris (Une Aventure Parisienne)
  31. Christmas Eve (Nuit de Noel)
  32. The Awakening (Reveil)
  33. The White Lady (La Dame Blanche)
  34. Madame Baptiste (Madame Baptiste)
  35. Wife and Mistress (Imprudence)

imageVolume 5

  1. A Duel (Un Duel)
  2. The Love of Long Ago (Jadis)
  3. The Farmer's Wife (Le Fermier)
  4. Beside a Dead Man (Aupres d'un Mort)
  5. A Queer Night in Paris (Une Soirée)
  6. The Peddler (Le Colporteur)
  7. The Umbrella (La Parapluie)
  8. The Question of Latin (La Question de Latin)
  9. Mother and Son (L'Attente)
  10. He? (Lui?)
  11. A Tailor's Daughter (Un Soir)
  12. The Avenger (Le Vengeur)
  13. The Conservatory (La Serre)
  14. Letter Found on a Corpse (Trouvé sur un Noyé)
  15. The Little Cask (Le Petit Fut)
  16. Poor Andrew (Le Mal d'André)
  17. A Fishing Excursion (Deux Amis)
  18. A Warning Note (Cri d'Alanne)
  19. After (Apres)
  20. The Spasm (Le Tic)
  21. A Meeting (Rencontre)
  22. A New Year's Gift (Etrennes)
  23. My Uncle Sosthenes (Mon Oncle Sosthene)
  24. All Over (Fini)
  25. My Landlady (La Patronne)
  26. The Horrible (L'Horrible)
  27. The First Snowfall (La Premiere Neige)
  28. Boitelle (Boitelle)
  29. The Accursed Bread (Pain Maudit)
  30. My Twenty-five Days (Mes Vingt-cinq Jours)
  31. A Lucky Burglar (Le Voleur)
  32. An Odd Feast (Un Reveillon)
  33. Sympathy (Compassion)
  34. Julot's Opinion (Julot)

imageVolume 6

  1. Une Vie, or The History of a Heart (Une Vie)
  2. Little Louise Roque (La Petite Roque)

imageVolume 7

  1. Bel Ami, or The History of a Scoundrel (Bel Ami)
  2. Yvette (Yvette)

imageVolume 8

  1. Mont Oriol, or A Romance of Auvergne (Mont Oriol)

imageVolume 9

  1. Notre Coeur, or A Woman's Pastime (Notre Coeur)
  2. The Olive Grove (Le Champ d'Oliviers)
  3. Revenge (Moiron)
  4. An Old Maid (La Reine Hortense)
  5. Complication (L'Enfant)
  6. Forgiveness (Le Pardon)
  7. The White Wolf (Le Loup)

imageVolume 10

  1. Pierre et Jean, or Crucifixion (Pierre et Jean)
  2. The Heritage (L'Heritage)
  3. Toine (Toine)
  4. An Enthusiast (Le Rosier de Mme. Huisson)
  5. The Traveler's Story (La Peur)
  6. A Jolly Fellow (Saint Antonin)
  7. Father Matthew (Un Normand)

imageVolume 11

  1. Fort comme la Mort, or The Ruling Passion (Fort comme la Mort)
  2. Duchoux (Duchoux)
  3. Old Amable (Pere Amable)

imageVolume 12

  1. Au Soleil, or African Wanderings (Au Soleil)
  2. La Vie Errante, or In Vagabondia (La Vie Errante)

imageVolume 13

  1. Sur L'Eau, or Afloat (Sur L'Eau)
  2. Des Vers, or Romances in Rhyme (Des Vers)
  3. A Tale of Old Times (Histoire du Vieux Temps)
  4. A Family Affair (En Famille)

imageVolume 14

  1. La Paix du Manage (La Paix du Manage)
  2. Musotte (Musotte)
  3. The Lancer's Wife (La Revanche)
  4. Hautot Senior and Hautot Junior (Hautot Pere et Fils)
  5. No Quarter (Pere Milon)
  6. The Orphan (L'Orphelin)
  7. A Lively Friend (Mouradour)
  8. The Blind Man (L'Aveugle)
  9. The Impolite Sex (Correspondance)
  10. The Cake (Le Gateau)
  11. The Corsican Bandit (Un Bandit Corse)
  12. The Duel (Un Lache)

imageVolume 15

  1. Les Dimanches d'un Bourgeois (Les Dimanches d'un Bourgeois)
  2. The Wreck (L'Epave)
  3. The Diamond Necklace (La Parure)
  4. The Christening (Le Bapteme)
  5. A Costly Outing (A Cheval)
  6. A King's Son (Toumbouctoo)
  7. Mohammed Fripouli (Mohammed Fripouli)
  8. "Bell" (Le Gueux)
  9. The Victim (L'Ivrogne)
  10. The Englishman (La Main)
  11. Sentiment (Une Veuve)
  12. Francis (Cocotte)
  13. The Assassin (L' Assassin)
  14. Selfishness (En Mer)
  15. The Watch Dog (Pierrot)
  16. The Dancers (Menuet)
  17. Aunt Rose (Nos Lettres)
  18. The String (La Ficelle)
  19. The Gamekeeper (La Garde)
  20. Mother Savage (La Mere Sauvage)
  21. A Traveler's Tale (En Voyage)
  22. Prowess (Walter Schnaffs)
  23. Military Honors (Les Prisonniers)
  24. Semillante (Une Vendetta)
  25. On the River (Sur l'Eau)
  26. Suicides (Suicides)
  27. Mlle. Pearl (Mlle. Pearl)
  28. A Miracle (Conte de Noel)

imageVolume 16

  1. Marroca (Marroca)
  2. A Philosopher (Un Sage)
  3. Always Lock the Door (Le Verrou)
  4. A Mistake (Le Crime au Pere Boniface)
  5. Florentine (L'Armoire)
  6. A Strange Traffic (La Mere aux Monstres)
  7. Consideration (Bombard)
  8. Women's Wiles (Rouerie)
  9. Moonlight (Clair de Lune)
  10. Doubtful Happiness (L'Epingle)
  11. Thrift (L'Aveu)
  12. Humiliation (Rose)
  13. The Wedding Night (Enragée)
  14. The Noncommissioned Officer (Une Soiree)
  15. In the Court Room (Tribunaux Rustiques)
  16. A Peculiar Case (La Confession)
  17. A Practical Joke (La Farce)
  18. A Strange Fancy (La Rempailleuse)
  19. After Death (La Confession)
  20. A Matter of Business (Une Vente)
  21. On Cats (Sur les Chats)
  22. Room No. Eleven (Chambre No. 11)
  23. One Phase of Love (Le Chevelure)
  24. One Way (Le Moyen de Roger)
  25. Fly (Mouche)
  26. Good Reasons (Le Moustache)
  27. A Fair Exchange (Divorce)
  28. The Tobacco Shop (Ca Ira)
  29. A Poor Girl (L'Odyssée d'une Fille)
  30. The Substitute (Le Remplacant)
  31. A Passion (Une Passion)
  32. Caught (Valeska)
  33. The Orderly (L'Ordonnance)
  34. Joseph (Joseph)
  35. Regret (Regret)
  36. The Deaf-mute (Les Bécasses)
  37. Magnetism (Magnetisme)

imageVolume 17

  1. Francesca and Carlotta Rondoli (Les Soeurs Rondoli)
  2. A Bad Error (La Fenetre)
  3. The Port (La Porte)
  4. Chali (Chali)
  5. Jeroboam (Jeroboam)
  6. Virtue in the Ballet (Henriette)
  7. The Double Pins (Les Epingles)
  8. How He got the Legion of Honor (Decoré)
  9. A Crisis (Au Bord du Lit)
  10. Graveyard Sirens (Les Tombales)
  11. Growing Old (Adieu)
  12. A French Enoch Arden (Le Retour)
  13. Julie Romain (Julie Romain)
  14. An Unreasonable Woman (L'Epreuve)
  15. Rosalie Prudent (Rosalie Prudent)
  16. Hippolyte's Claim (Le Cas de Mme. Luneau)
  17. Benoist (La Martine)
  18. Fecundity (Un Fils)
  19. A Way to Wealth (L'ami Patience)
  20. Am I Insane? (Fou?)
  21. Forbidden Fruit (Imprudence)
  22. The Charm Dispelled (Decouverte)
  23. Madame Parisse (Madame Parisse)
  24. Making a Convert (La Confession de Théodule Sabot)
  25. A Little Walk (Promenade)
  26. A Wife's Confession (Une Confession)
  27. A Dead Woman's Secret (La Veillée)
  28. Love's Awakening (Le Dot)
  29. Bed No. 29 (Lit No. 29)
  30. Ball-of-Fat (Boule-de-Suif)

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