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Title: The Companion Title Record # 51210
Author: Ramsey Campbell
Date: 1976-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Length: 4,450 words.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1981Translated by Giuseppe Lippi
Italian Il compagno [as by John Ramsey Campbell]
1987Translated by Irene Paetzold, Ingrid Herrmann, or Regine Miosga
German Der Begleiter
1991Translated by Jean-Daniel Brèque
French Le compagnon
2018Translated by Joachim Körber
German Der Gefährte

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1977 World Fantasy Best Short Fiction

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Frights 1976-00-00 ed. Kirby McCauley St. Martin's Press  
$8.95?$: US dollar
293
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth George Zeil Checkmark
Frights 1977-04-00 ed. Kirby McCauley Gollancz (Gollancz Fantasy & Macabre) 0-575-02260-4
£4.25?£: UK pound
293
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Frights 1977-10-00 ed. Kirby McCauley Warner Books 0-446-79815-0
$1.95?$: US dollar
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.
anth George Ziel Checkmark
Frights 2 1979-08-00 ed. Kirby McCauley Sphere 0-7221-5780-0
£0.85?£: UK pound
159
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 Terry Oakes  
The World Fantasy Awards: Volume Two 1980-09-19 ed. Fritz Leiber, Stuart David Schiff Doubleday (World Fantasy Awards #2) 0-385-15380-5
$10.95?$: US dollar
xxxv+
248
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Roger Dean Checkmark
Racconti senza respiro. Volume secondo 1981-06-05 ed. Kirby McCauley Mondadori (Oscar #1365) 20182-2
Lit 4,000?Lit: Italian lira
302
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 Paolo Tassinari , Pierpaolo Vetta  
Dark Companions 1982-00-00 Ramsey Campbell Fontana 0-00-616591-5
£1.75?£: UK pound
255
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  
Dark Companions 1982-02-00 Ramsey Campbell Macmillan 0-02-521090-4
$13.95?$: US dollar
xiv+
258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mark Watts  
The Arbor House Celebrity Book of Horror Stories 1982-07-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Arbor House 0-87795-373-2
$20.95?$: US dollar
448
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Arbor House Celebrity Book of Horror Stories 1982-07-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Charles G. Waugh Priam Books / Arbor House 0-87795-400-3
$9.95?$: US dollar
448
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
Dark Companions 1983-02-00 Ramsey Campbell Macmillan / SFBC 6339
$4.98?$: US dollar
xiv+
258
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mark Watts  
Dark Companions 1985-06-15 Ramsey Campbell Tor 0-812-51652-4
$3.50?$: US dollar
xiv+
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.
coll Jill Bauman Checkmark
Späte Gäste 1987-00-00 Ramsey Campbell
Bastei Lübbe?Bastei Luebbe
(
Bastei Lübbe Allgemeine Reihe?Bastei Luebbe Allgemeine Reihe
#13081)
3-404-13081-2
DM 7.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
320
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 Jill Bauman  
Dark Feasts: The World of Ramsey Campbell 1987-09-00 Ramsey Campbell Robinson 0-948164-47-6
£9.95?£: UK pound
xii+
339
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Dark Feasts: The World of Ramsey Campbell 1987-09-00 Ramsey Campbell Robinson 0-948164-37-9
£3.95?£: UK pound
xii+
339
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  
Territoires de l'inquiétude 1 1991-03-00 ed.
Alain Dorémieux?Alain Doremieux
Denoël?Denoel
(
Présence du Fantastique?Presence du Fantastique
#17)
2-207-60017-3   285
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 Pascal Moret Checkmark
Alone with the Horrors: The Great Short Fiction of Ramsey Campbell 1961–1991 1993-02-00 Ramsey Campbell Arkham House 0-87054-165-X
$26.95?$: US dollar
xi+
515
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter Checkmark
Alone with the Horrors 1994-00-00 Ramsey Campbell Headline 0-7472-0951-0
£16.99?£: UK pound
367
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Simon Dewey Checkmark
Alone with the Horrors 1994-09-00 Ramsey Campbell Headline 0-7472-4349-2
£5.99?£: UK pound
493
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 Simon Dewey  
Frights 2003-04-00 ed. Kirby McCauley ibooks 0-7434-5855-9
$7.99?$: US dollar
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.
anth John Picacio  
Alone with the Horrors: The Great Short Fiction of Ramsey Campbell 1961–1991 2004-05-00 Ramsey Campbell Tor 0-765-30767-7
$27.95?$: US dollar
448
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Shelley Eshkar  
Alone with the Horrors: The Great Short Fiction of Ramsey Campbell 1961–1991 2005-09-00 Ramsey Campbell Tor 0-765-30768-5
$15.95?$: US dollar
448
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 Shelley Eshkar  
Nightmare Magazine, July 2013 2013-07-00 ed. John Joseph Adams Nightmare Magazine  
$2.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
mag Adam S. Doyle  
Nightmare Podcast, July 2013 2013-07-00 ed. John Joseph Adams Nightmare Magazine  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag  
Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja's Library 2018-03-12 ed. Hans-Åke Lilja Cemetery Dance Publications 978-1-58767-592-8
$60.00?$: US dollar
224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Vincent Chong  
Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja's Library 2018-03-12 ed. Hans-Åke Lilja Cemetery Dance Publications 978-1-58767-695-6
$4.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Vincent Chong Checkmark
Shining in the Dark 2018-08-00 ed. Hans-Åke Lilja Festa (Festa Sammlerausgaben)  
€49.99?€: Euro
299
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Vincent Chong Checkmark
The Platform Edge: Uncanny Tales of the Railways 2019-01-18 ed. Mike Ashley The British Library (British Library Tales of the Weird) 978-0-7123-5203-1
£8.99?£: UK pound
302
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 Enrique Bernardou Checkmark
The Platform Edge: Uncanny Tales of the Railways 2019-01-22 ed. Mike Ashley The British Library (British Library Tales of the Weird) 978-0-7123-6489-8
£2.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Enrique Bernardou  
The Companion & Other Phantasmagorical Stories 2019-10-01 Ramsey Campbell PS Publishing 978-1-78636-455-5
£25.00?£: UK pound
505
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll James Hannah Checkmark
Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja's Library 2019-10-22 ed. Hans-Åke Lilja Gallery Books 978-1-9821-3287-3
$17.00?$: US dollar
218
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  
Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja's Library 2019-10-22 ed. Hans-Åke Lilja Gallery Books 978-1-9821-3288-0
$7.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja's Library 2020-02-20 ed. Hans-Åke Lilja Hodder & Stoughton 978-1-5293-6576-4
£9.99?£: UK pound
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Ramsey Campbell 2020-08-00 Ramsey Campbell Centipede Press (Masters of the Weird Tale #232) 978-1-61347-211-8
$325.00?$: US dollar
1064
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
A Primer to Ramsey Campbell 2021-09-07 Ramsey Campbell Dark Moon Books (Exploring Dark Short Fiction #6) 978-1-949491-13-5
$14.95?$: US dollar
196
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 Eric J. Guignard Checkmark
A Primer to Ramsey Campbell 2021-09-07 Ramsey Campbell Dark Moon Books (Exploring Dark Short Fiction #6) 978-1-949491-31-9
$4.99?$: US dollar
196
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Eric J. Guignard Checkmark
A Primer to Ramsey Campbell 2021-09-07 Ramsey Campbell Dark Moon Books (Exploring Dark Short Fiction #6) 978-1-949491-16-6
$24.95?$: US dollar
196
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Eric J. Guignard Checkmark
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