The Gothic Stories of H. P. Lovecraft (British Library Hardback Classics) (Hardcover)

The Gothic Stories of H. P. Lovecraft (British Library Hardback Classics) By H.P. Lovecraft, Xavier Aldana Reyes, PhD (Foreword by) Cover Image
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H. P. Lovecraft is best known for his tales of cosmic horror, in which unnameable nightmares torment the limits of human consciousness. This mastery of weird and unspeakable terror is underpinned by the writer's sizeable contribution to Gothic fiction. This new collection of Lovecraft's stories is the first to concentrate on his Gothic writing and includes tales from the beginning to the very end of the author's career. The writer's weird vision mixes brilliantly with the trappings of earlier Gothic horror to form innovative mosaics of frightful fiction that will long haunt the reader's subconscious.

About the Author

H. P. Lovecraft (1890-1937) was perhaps the best and most significant American writer of horror fiction in the 20th century. Xavier Aldana Reyes is Senior Lecturer in English Literature and Film at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, and a founding member of the Manchester Centre for Gothic Studies.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780712352468
ISBN-10: 0712352465
Publisher: British Library Publishing
Publication Date: November 1st, 2018
Pages: 208
Language: English
Series: British Library Hardback Classics