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"The Coming of Abel Behenna"

is a short story by Bram Stoker. It was first published in the UK in the March 26, 1893 and April 2, 1893 issues of Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper, London. It was first published in the US in the March 26, 1893 issue of The New Haven Register, New Haven, CT.

Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper (periodical)

Book publication

This story was first published in book form in 1914 in Stoker's third collection of short stories Dracula's Guest And Other Weird Stories, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., London. In 1997 it appeared in Best Ghost and Horror Stories, Dover Publications, Inc., New York.

Periodical publication

"The Coming of Abel Behenna" was also published in two monthly magazines. It appeared in the November 1927 issue of The Argosy, London, and in the September 1934 issue of Weird Tales, Chicago.


This short story is available as a:
  • Free text download
  • Free PDF download
  • Free PDF download (Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper)
  • Newspaper image

    Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper, March 26, 1893

    Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper, London, March 26, 1893

    Magazine images

    The Argosy, November 1927

    The Argosy, London, November 1927

    Weird Tales, September 1934

    Weird Tales, Chicago, September 1934


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