S. T. Joshi,David E. Schultz's An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia PDF

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 major writer of supernatural fiction within the twentieth century. he's designated between writers in having a massive well known following in addition to a substantial and extending educational popularity as a author of substance and importance. This encyclopedia is an exhaustive consultant to many elements of Lovecraft's lifestyles and paintings, codifying the specific examine on Lovecraft carried out by means of many students over the last 3 many years. It contains hundreds and hundreds of alphabetically prepared entries on Lovecraft and offers huge bibliographical information.

The quantity attracts upon infrequent records, together with millions of unpublished letters, in proposing plot synopses of Lovecraft's significant works, descriptions of characters in his stories, tablet biographies of his significant colleagues and family, and entries on little identified good points in his tales, comparable to his imaginary ebook of occult lore, the Necronomicon. the quantity refers to present scholarship at the concerns in query and in addition provides the literary, topographical, and biographical resources for key parts in Lovecraft's paintings. As Lovecraft's renown maintains to ascend within the twenty first century, this encyclopedia should be necessary to an figuring out of his lifestyles and writings.

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