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THE STEFAN GRABINSKI WEBSITE

"Grabinski's stories are passionate, intense, and hallucinatorily vivid--even at times overwrought. They are all genuine stories, to grip devotees of narrative and character, as well as of philosophising." -- China Mieville

 

 

SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS PUBLISHED DURING THE AUTHOR'S LIFETIME

 

Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary (From the Unusual. In the Shadows of Belief, 1909)
[Published under the pseudonym "Stefan Zalny" (Stefan Sorrowful).]

Contents: Puszczyk (The Tawny Owl), Wampir (The Vampire), Szalona zagroda (The Frenziend Farmhouse), Pomsta ziemi (The Earth's Revenge), Klatwa (The Curse), Podzwonne (Death Knell)

Na wzgorzu roz (On the Hill of Roses, 1918)

Contents: Na wzgorzu roz (On the Hill of Roses), Szalona zagroda (The Frenzied Farmhouse), Po stycznej (On a Tangent), (Strabismus), Cien (Shadow), W willi nad morzem (At the Villa by the Sea)

Demon ruchu (The Motion Demon, 1919)
[Reprinted in 1922 with three additional stories.]

Contents 1919 edition: Maszynista Grot (Engine Driver Grot), Bledny pociag (The Wandering Train), Demon ruchu (The Motion Demon), Smoluch (The Sloven), Wieczny pasazer (The Perpetual Passenger), W przedziale (In the Compartment), Sygnaly (Signals), Slepy tor (The Siding), Ultima Thule (Ultima Thule)

Contents 1922 edition: Glucha przestrzen (The Dead Line), Smoluch (The Sloven), W przedziale (In the Compartment), Wieczny pasazer (The Perpetual Passenger), Falszywy alarm (False Alarm), Demon ruchu (The Motion Demon), Maszynista Grot (Engine Driver Grot), Sygnaly (Signals), Dziwna stacja (The Strange Station), Bledny pociag (The Wandering Train), Slepy tor (The Siding), Ultima Thule (Ultima Thule)

Szalony patnik (The Insane Pilgrim, 1920)

Contents: Szary pokoj (The Grey Room), Nocleg (A Night's Lodging), Znak (The Sign), Problemat Czelawy (The Problem of Czelawa), Saturnin Sektor (Saturnin Sektor), Kruk (The Raven), Osada dymow (The Smoke Settlement), Wezwanie (The Calling), Dziedzina (The Area)

Ksiega ognia (The Book of Fire, 1922)

Czerwona Magda (Red Magda), Bialy Wyrak (The White Wyrak), Zemsta zywiolakow (Vengeance of the Elementals), Pozarowisko (Conflagration Site), Pirotechnik (The Pyrotechnist), Gebrowie (The Gherbers), Muzeum dusz czysccowych (The Museum of Purgatorial Spirits), Plomienne gody (Nuptial Flames), Zielone Swiatki (Pentecost)

Niesamowita opowiesc (An Eerie Tale, 1922)

Kochanka Szamoty (Szamota's Mistress), Podzwonne (Death Knell), Zez (Strabismus), W domu Sary (At Sarah's House), Szalona zagroda (The Frenzied Farmhouse), Przed droga daleka (Before the Long Journey), Na tropie (On the Trail), Spojrzenie (The Glance)

Namietnosc (Passion, 1930)

Namietnosc (Passion), Przypadek (Chance), Pojednanie (Reconciliation), Zmora (Nightmare), Projekcje (Projections), Strych (The Attic)

 

NOVELS PUBLISHED DURING THE AUTHOR'S LIFETIME

 

Salamandra (The Salamander, 1924)

Cien Bafometa (Baphomet's Shadow, 1926)

Klasztor i morze (The Cloister and the Sea, 1928)

Wyspa Itongo (Itongo Island, 1936)

 

PLAYS PUBLISHED DURING THE AUTHOR'S LIFETIME

 

Ciemne sily (Dark Forces, 1921)

 

NOVELS & PLAYS UNPUBLISHED DURING THE AUTHOR'S LIFETIME

 

Motywy docenta Ponowy (The Motives of Docent Ponowa)
[unfinished due to author's death]

Zaduszki (All Souls' Day)
[manuscript]

Larwy (Larvae)
[manuscript]

 

ALL SHORT STORIES (under construction)

 

Year
Work
English title
Original Polish Publication
English Translation
Publication*
1906 Puszczyk The Tawny Owl Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary. (1909)   
1908 Szalona zagroda The Frenzied Farmhouse Nasz Kraj, no. 4, 1908; Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary. (1909) On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1909 Wampir The Vampire Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary. (1909)  
1909 Pomsta ziemi The Earth's Revenge Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary. (1909)   
1909 Klatwa The Curse Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary. (1909)   
1909 Podzwonne Death Knell Z wyjatkow. W pomrokach wiary. (1909)   
1909 Na wzgorzu roz On the Hill of Roses Na wzgorzu roz (1918) On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1912 Sad umarlych The Orchard of the Dead Gazeta Poranna, no. 971-976, 1912  
1912 W willi nad morzem At the Villa by the Sea Na wzgorzu roz (1918) On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1913 Cien Shadow Na wzgorzu roz (1918) On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1913 Czad Fumes Pro Arte, 1919 The Dark Domain (Dedalus, 1993)
1915 W domu Sary At Sara's House Robotnik, 1920 In Sarah's House (CB Editions, 2007) [trans. Wiesiek Powaga]
1915 Szary pokoj The Grey Room Maski, 1918; Szalony patnik (1920) 100 Ghastly Little Ghost Stories (Barnes & Noble Books, 1993); The Dedalus Book of Polish Fantasy (Dedalus, 1996) [trans. Wiesiek Powaga]; In Sarah's House (CB Editions, 2007) [trans. Wiesiek Powaga]
1918 Po stycznej On a Tangent Na wzgorzu roz (1918) On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1918 Zez Strabismus Na wzgorzu roz (1918) The Dark Domain (Dedalus, 1993); On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1918 Problemat Czelawy The Problem of Czelawa Maski, 1918; Szalony patnik (1920)  
1918 Slepy tor The Siding Signed Nov. 11, 1918; Poczta, 1919; Demon ruchu (1919) The Motion Demon (Ash-Tree Press, 2005)
1919 Projekcje Projections Zdroj, 1919 On the Hill of Roses (Hieroglyphic Press, 2012)
1919 Pani z Bialego Kasztelu The Lady from the White Castle    
1919 Ksenia Ksenia Nowiny Codzienne, no.29-30, 1919  
1919 Maszynista Grot Engine Drive Grot Maski, 1919; Gazeta Kaliska, 1919; Demon ruchu (1919) The Motion Demon (Ash-Tree Press, 2005)
1919 Bledny pociag The Wandering Train Swiata, 1919; Demon ruchu (1919) The Motion Demon (Ash-Tree Press, 2005)
1919 Sygnaly Signals Maski, 1919; Poczta, 1919; Demon ruchu (1919) The Motion Demon (Ash-Tree Press, 2005)
1919 Smoluch The Sloven Maski, 1919; Gazeta Kaliska, 1919; Demon ruchu (1919) The Motion Demon (Ash-Tree Press, 2005)
1919 Ultima Thule Ultima Thule Demon ruchu (1919) The Motion Demon (Ash-Tree Press, 2005)
1920 Falszywy alarm False Alarm Robotnik, 1920; Demon ruchu [2nd edition] (1922)  
1920 Krol Nenufar King Nenufar    
1921 Cud Zywii The Miracle of Zywia    
1921 Za rychlo Too Soon    
1922 Dziwna stacja The Strange Station Slowo Polskie, 1922; Demon ruchu [2nd edition] (1922)  
1922 Ciuciubabka Blind Man's Buff Ilustrowany Kurier Codzienny, no. 2, 1922  
1922 Czewona Magda Red Magda Ksiega ognia (1922) Sacrum Regnum II, (Hieroglyphic Press, 2013)
1922 Bialy Wyrak The White Wyrak Ksiega ognia (1922)  
1922 Zemsta zywiolakow Vengeance of the Elementals Ksiega ognia (1922) The Dark Domain (Dedalus, 1993)
1922 Pozarowisko Conflagration Site Ksiega ognia (1922) Poe Forevermore, no. 1, 2012
1922 Pirotechnik The Pyrotechnist Ksiega ognia (1922)  
1922 Gebrowie The Gherbers Ksiega ognia (1922)  
1922 Muzeum dusz czysccowych The Museum of Purgatorial Spirits Ksiega ognia (1922)  
1922 Plomienne gody Nuptial Flames Ksiega ognia (1922)  
1922 Zielone Swiatki Pentecost Ksiega ognia (1922)  
1926 Parkan The Fence    
1933 Przyplawek Jana Mrocha   Gryf, no. 3, 1933  
1933 Lepianka na czystym polu   Pron, no. 13, 1933  
1936 Sympatyk Pron   Wiek Nowy, no. 10434-10438, 1936  
* Unless otherwise indicated, all English translations by Miroslaw Lipinski

 

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