The Horla

Guy de MAUPASSANT (1850 - 1893)


"The Horla" (French title "Le Horla") is among the most famous short stories by the French writer Guy de Maupassant. This version, published in 1887, is an expanded version of that previously published in the Paris literary periodical, Le Gil Blas, on October 26, 1886. Written as a series of private journal entries, it recounts the narrator's terrifying experience of "a strange, unknowable, and invisible being."
- Summary by Louise J. Belle

Genre(s): Fantastic Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Part I Louise J. Belle
00:17:14
Play 02 Part II Louise J. Belle
00:16:37
Play 03 Part III Louise J. Belle
00:21:02
Play 04 Part IV Louise J. Belle
00:25:01
Play 05 Part V Louise J. Belle
00:18:29
Play 06 Part VI Louise J. Belle
00:08:23