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dust-jacket illustration for Smirt
Author James Branch Cabell
Country United States
Language English
Series The Nightmare Has Triplets
Genre Satirical Novel
Publisher Robert M. McBride
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages 309 pp
ISBN NA (first edition), ISBN 1-59224-273-1 (reprint)
Followed by Smith: A Sylvan Interlude

Smirt: An Urbane Nightmare is a 1934 satirical romance novel by James Branch Cabell, the opening volume in his trilogy The Nightmare Has Triplets. The two later romances of this trilogy are Smith and Smire.


  • Bleiler, Everett (1948). The Checklist of Fantastic Literature. Chicago: Shasta Publishers. p. 70.