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The house on the borderland

Author: William Hope Hodgson
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Dover edView all editions and formats
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"A reclusive man, retreating to the Irish countryside with his sister, finds himself one day at the portal to another dimension. Years later, amid the crumbling ruins of his home, a pair of travelers find his diary and its horrifying details of the terrors that stalked his world--grotesque, swine-like monsters crawling from an abyss to swarm about the doors, fierce storms that threatened to unleash malevolent  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Hope Hodgson
ISBN: 9780486468792 0486468798
OCLC Number: 227923586
Description: ix, 149 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: William Hope Hodgson ; with a new introduction by Mike Ashley.
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"A reclusive man, retreating to the Irish countryside with his sister, finds himself one day at the portal to another dimension. Years later, amid the crumbling ruins of his home, a pair of travelers find his diary and its horrifying details of the terrors that stalked his world--grotesque, swine-like monsters crawling from an abyss to swarm about the doors, fierce storms that threatened to unleash malevolent supernatural powers, and a harrowing vision of the death of the solar system."--Back cover.

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