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The house on the borderland

Author: William Hope Hodgson
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2008.
Series: Gothic classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A manuscript is found: filled with small, precise writing and smelling of pit-water, it tells the story of an old recluse and his strange home – and its even stranger, jade-green double, seen by the recluse on an otherworldly plain where gigantic gods and monsters roam. Soon his more earthly home is no less terrible than this bizarre vision, as swine-like creatures boil from a cavern beneath the ground and besiege  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Hope Hodgson
ISBN: 9780141038742 0141038748
OCLC Number: 233787824
Notes: Originally published: London: Chapman & Hall, 1908.
Description: 189 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Gothic classics.
Responsibility: William Hope Hodgson.

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A manuscript is found: filled with small, precise writing and smelling of pit-water, it tells the story of an old recluse and his strange home - and its even stranger, jade-green double, seen by the  Read more...

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