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The book of Cthulhu : tales inspired by H.P. Lovecraft

Author: Ross E Lockhart
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Night Shade Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The Cthulhu Mythos is one of the 20th century''s most singularly recognizable literary creations. Initially created by H. P. Lovecraft and a group of his amorphous contemporaries (the so-called "Lovecraft Circle"), The Cthulhu Mythos story cycle has taken on a convoluted, cyclopean life of its own. Some of the most prodigious writers of the 20th century, and some of the most astounding writers of the 21st century  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Horror fiction
Short stories
Named Person: H P Lovecraft; H P Lovecraft; Cthulhu, (Fictitious character); Cthulhu, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ross E Lockhart
ISBN: 9781597802321 1597802328
OCLC Number: 721824699
Description: x, 529 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction / Ross E. Lockhart --
Andromeda among the stones / Caitlin R. Kiernan --
The tugging / Ramsey Campbell --
A colder war / Charles Stross --
The unthinkable / Bruce Sterling --
Flash frame / Silvia Moreno-Garcia --
Some buried memory / W.H. Pugmire --
The infernal history of the Ivybridge twins / Molly Tanzer --
Fat face / Michael Shea --
Shoggoths in bloom / Elizabeth Bear --
Black man with a horn / T.E.D. Klein --
Than curse the darkness / David Drake --
Jeroboam Henley's debt / Charles R. Saunders --
Nethescurial / Thomas Ligotti --
Calamari curls / Kage Baker --
Jihad over Innsmouth / Edward Morris --
Bad sushi / Cherie Priest --
The dream of the fisherman's wife / John Hornor Jacobs --
The doom that came to Innsmouth / Brian McNaughton --
Lost stars / Ann K. Schwader --
The Oram County whoosit / Steve Duffy --
The crawling sky / Joe R. Lansdale --
The fairground horror / Brian Lumley --
Cinderlands / Tim Pratt --
Lord of the land / Gene Wolfe --
To live and die in Arkham / Joseph S. Pulver, Sr. --
The shallows / John Langan --
The men from Porlock / Laird Barron.
Responsibility: edited by Ross E. Lockhart.

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Harvests some of the weirdest and most corpulent crop of the modern mythos tales. From weird fiction masters to enigmatic rising stars, this title demonstrates how Mythos fiction has been a major  Read more...

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