qThe oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.q --H. P. LOVECRAFT, qSupernatural Horror in Literatureq Howard Phillips Lovecraft forever changed the face of horror, fantasy, and science fiction with a remarkable series of stories as influential as the works of Poe, Tolkien, and Edgar Rice Burroughs. His chilling mythology established a gateway between the known universe and an ancient dimension of otherworldly terror, whose unspeakable denizens and monstrous landscapes--dread Cthulhu, Yog-Sothoth, the Plateau of Leng, the Mountains of Madness--have earned him a permanent place in the history of the macabre. In Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos, a pantheon of horror and fantasy's finest authors pay tribute to the master of the macabre with a collection of original stories set in the fearsome Lovecraft tradition: Ac The Call of Cthulhu by H. P. Lovecraft: The slumbering monster-gods return to the world of mortals. Ac Notebook Found in a Deserted House by Robert Bloch: A lone farmboy chronicles his last stand against a hungering backwoods evil. Ac Cold Print by Ramsey Campbell: An avid reader of forbidden books finds a treasure trove of deadly volumes--available for a bloodcurdling price. Ac The Freshman by Philip JosAc Farmer: A student of the black arts receives an education in horror at notorious Miskatonic University. PLUS EIGHTEEN MORE SPINE-TINGLING TALES! From the Trade Paperback edition.aquot; --H. P. LOVECRAFT, aquot;Supernatural Horror in Literatureaquot; Howard Phillips Lovecraft forever changed the face of horror, fantasy, and science fiction with a remarkable series of stories as influential as the works of Poe, Tolkien, and Edgar ...
|Title||:||Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos|
|Author||:||H.P. Lovecraft, Various|
|Publisher||:||Del Rey - 2011-10-12|