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Best supernatural stories of H. P. Lovecraft

by H. P. Lovecraft

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Published by The World Publishing Company in Cleveland, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror tales, American.,
  • Supernatural -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with an introduction, by August Derleth.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesTower mystery ; T 338
    ContributionsDerleth, August William, 1909-1971, editor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.L9417 Be, PS3523.O833 Be
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination307 p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6482159M
    LC Control Number45004371
    OCLC/WorldCa1142782

      H. P. Lovecraft was born in Providence, Rhode Island, in the US in Influenced by various literary interests, first in the Tales of Arabian Nights, then Greek mythology and also gothic tales told to him by his grandfather, Lovecraft mixed these together with an interest in science and gave voice to his ideas in a series of dark tales of fantasy and : Flame Tree. H.P. Lovecraft. (Text) August Derleth. (Introduction) "THE DUNWICH HORROR AND OTHERS. THE BEST SUPERNATURAL STORIES OF H.P. LOVECRAFT." Arkham House. Saul City () First in black cloth in a very good+ or better dust jacket. (Spine mildly Rating: % positive.

    What is the best book for someone to get into Lovecraft? I see a lot of Lovecraft references around the net but I haven't read any of his stuff and wasn't sure if there is a story that may introduce me into the world of Lovecraft. I am only slightly familiar with Cthulu so any advice is welcome. The Dunwich Horror And Others The Best Supernatural Stories of H. P. Lovecraft. Dust jacket is crisp and clean. This book includes the short works: In the Vault ~ Pickman's Model ~ The Rats in the Wall ~ The Outsider ~ The Colour out of Space ~ THe Music of Erich Zann ~ The Haunter of the Dark ~ The Picture in the House ~ The Call of Cthulhu ~ The Dunwich Horror ~ Cool Air ~ The Whisperer in Seller Rating: % positive.

    The Necronomicon, also referred to as the Book of the Dead, or under a purported original Arabic title of Kitab al-Azif, is a fictional grimoire (textbook of magic) appearing in stories by the horror writer H. P. Lovecraft and his followers. It was first mentioned in Lovecraft's short story "The Hound", written in , though its purported author, the "Mad Arab" Abdul Alhazred, had been. Pages are offset from the World Publishing Co. edition of The Best Supernatural Stories of H. P. Lovecraft (), adding two additional stories on pages Per Sheldon Jaffery, from The Arkham House Companion, the first printing can be distinguished from the subsequent 4 by.


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See all formats and editions Hide other /5(4). Howard Phillips Lovecraft, more commonly known as H.P. Lovecraft, was one of the most influential horror authors.

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P. Lovecraft • collection by H. P. Lovecraft Contents (view Concise Listing) 7 • Something About Howard Phillips Lovecraft • () • essay by August Derleth; 10 • In the Vault • () • short story by H. P. Lovecraft; 19 • Pickman's Model • () • short story by H.

P.This is a complete list of works by H. P. for the fiction, collaborations and juvenilia are in the format: composition date / first publication date, taken from An H.

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