Download PDF by S. T. Joshi,David E. Schultz: An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia

By S. T. Joshi,David E. Schultz

ISBN-10: 0313315787

ISBN-13: 9780313315787

ISBN-10: 097487891X

ISBN-13: 9780974878911

H. P. Lovecraft (1890-1937) is often considered as the prime writer of supernatural fiction within the twentieth century. he's precise between writers in having an enormous renowned following in addition to a substantial and lengthening educational recognition as a author of substance and value. This encyclopedia is an exhaustive advisor to many points of Lovecraft's lifestyles and paintings, codifying the distinct examine on Lovecraft performed via many students during the last 3 a long time. It comprises 1000's of alphabetically prepared entries on Lovecraft and provides large bibliographical information.

The quantity attracts upon infrequent records, together with millions of unpublished letters, in featuring plot synopses of Lovecraft's significant works, descriptions of characters in his stories, pill biographies of his significant colleagues and relatives, and entries on little identified gains in his tales, reminiscent of his imaginary ebook of occult lore, the Necronomicon. the amount refers to present scholarship at the matters in query and likewise offers the literary, topographical, and biographical assets for key parts in Lovecraft's paintings. As Lovecraft's renown maintains to ascend within the twenty first century, this encyclopedia might be necessary to an knowing of his lifestyles and writings.

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