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At the mountains of madness, and other tales of terror

H. P. Lovecraft

At the mountains of madness, and other tales of terror

by H. P. Lovecraft

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Published by Panther .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published Arkham House, 1964 (B66-15765) Gollancz, 1966.

Statementby H.P.Lovecroft ; selected and with an introduction by August Derleth.
The Physical Object
Pagination300p.,18cm
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22788766M
ISBN 100586025960

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Despite the fame of At the Mountains of Madness, my favorite tale was actually The Dreams in the Witch-House. Lovecraft has built an intricate, fascinating universe and this tale affords glimpses into multiple pieces of that universe.4/5(25). At the Mountains of Madness: And Other Tales of Terror: Lovecraft, H.P.: Books - 4/5().

Plot. Walter Gilman, a student of mathematics and folklore at Miskatonic University, rents an attic room in the "Witch House", a house in Arkham, Massachusetts that is rumored to be cursed. The house once harboured Keziah Mason, an accused witch who disappeared mysteriously from a Salem jail in Gilman discovers that, for the better part of two centuries, many of the attic's occupants have. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Originally published in the United States in Astounding Stories magazine in "--Title page verso.


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AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is one of Lovecraft's few long stories--a novella that ties in with the mythos of Elder Gods who ruled the Earth before mankind, and are always on the verge of returning. THE SHUNNED HOUSE takes place in a familiar horror situation (the haunted house), but with a distinctly Lovecraftian flair/5(5).

At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror. A complete short novel, AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is a tale of terror unilke any other. The Barren, windswept interior of the Antarctic plateau was lifeless--or so the expedition from Miskatonic University thought/5.

At the Mountains of Madness was written as a key story in the Cthulhu Mythos since it gives a detailed history of the Shoggoth.

It is unique, also, for being a story about Antarctic exploration, a subject that had captured the interests of Lovecraft in his day/5. The horror in At the Mountains of Madness is not in sadistic descriptions of slashings, torturings, mutilations and bloodletting, but rather in the slow build-up of the feeling that humanity is not alone in the universe and that the other inhabitants, if they consider us at all, don't really think much of us/5.

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At the mountains of madness -- The case of Charles Dexter Ward -- The shunned house -- The dreams in the Witch House -- The statement of Randolph Carter -- The dream-quest of unknown Kadath -- The silver key -- Through the gates of the silver keyPages: A complete short novel, AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is a tale of terror unilke any other.

The Barren, windswept interior of the Antarctic plateau was lifeless--or. The Haunter of the Dark and Other Tales. Author: Howard Phillips Lovecraft; Publisher: HarperCollins UK ISBN: Category: Horror Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» When you open this book you will lost-lost in a world of dreadful nightmare brought to screaming life by the century's greatest master of adult fantasy and horror.

Overview. Few writers can evoke such nightmarish visions as H. Lovecraft—and few of his stories are as chilling as these canonical tales of terror. Lovecraft has yet to be surpassed as the twentieth century’s greatest practitioner of the classic horror tale.”—Stephen King.

At the Mountains of Madness:Lovecraft’s indisputable : A complete short novel, AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is a tale of terror unilke any other. The Barren, windswept interior of the Antarctic plateau was lifeless--or so the expedition from Miskatonic /5(19).

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Lovecraft Omnibus, Book 1) By H. Lovecraft Published on The finest works of H P Lovecraft, renowned as one of the great horror writers of all time. Initially rejected by Lovecraft's publisher, 'At The Mountains of Madness' is now considered a classic of the horror genre.

The disturbing, nightmarish story of a journey through Antarctica and a discovery of secrets hidden in a frozen mountain range has influenced writers and film-makers for decades.

At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror is a master class in supernatural terror. Few writers can evoke such nightmarish visions as H. Lovecraft—and few of his stories are as chilling as these canonical tales of terror/5(9). Lovecraft has yet to be surpassed as the twentieth century's greatest practitioner of the classic horror tale."--Stephen King At the Mountains of Madness: Lovecraft's indisputable masterpiece.

In the barren, windswept Antarctic, an expedition uncovers strange fossils and mind-blasting terror.5/5(1). Return to Sources of Lovecraft’s Works: Page Last Revised 2 November URL: Three additional strange tales, written as only H.P.

Lovecraft can write, are also included in this macabre collection of the strange and the weird. Excerpt Chapter 1. At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror is a master class in supernatural terror. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap: hort novel, AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is a tale of terror unilke any other/5(K). This was classic Lovecraft at his best, an Antarctic expedition encounters terror in one of the final frontiers.

After discovering ancient artifacts, a portion of the expedition group are killed and the head of the expedition decides to take a young grad student to try and find out what happened/5. At the Mountains of Madness by Lovecraft, H. P. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Ballantine Books, Some spine creasing - "coffee-like" stain on page edges at bottom corner.

Covers have some edge & corner wear, light general wear - have been sealed with plastic covering. Still a nice, clean solid copy. PB #1. ISBN: x.AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is one of Lovecraft's few long stories--a novella that ties in with the mythos of Elder Gods who ruled the Earth before mankind, and are always on the verge of returning.

THE SHUNNED HOUSE takes place in a familiar horror situation (the haunted house), but with a distinctly Lovecraftian flair/5.AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS AND OTHER TALES OF TERROR by LOVECRAFT, H.

P Seller RAC Books Condition Very good mass market paperback with light edgewear to wraps. Pages beginning to yellow.

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