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At the mountains of madness, and other novels.

by H. P. Lovecraft

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Published by Arkham House in Sauk City, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Antarctica
    • Subjects:
    • Horror tales, American,
    • Fossils -- Collection and preservation -- Fiction,
    • Stone carving -- Fiction,
    • Antarctica -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSelected, and with an introd., by August Derleth.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.L9417 At, PS3523.O833 At
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 432 p.
      Number of Pages432
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5929906M
      LC Control Number64055401
      OCLC/WorldCa288662

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lovecraft, H.P. (Howard Phillips), At the mountains of madness and other novels. London: Victor Gollancz, © At The Mountains Of Madness And Other Novels by H. P. Lovecraft and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      "At the Mountains of Madness" is far and away the best of H. P. Lovecraft's tales of the Cthulhu Mythos. Once upon a time I would have thought "The Haunter of the Dark" was the best, but I heared Rod Serling explain once that Lovecraft wrote that particular short story as something of a in-joke (the victim is "really" author Robert Bloch; the 4/5(). Book Description Del Rey. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Condition: New. Special order direct from the distributor. Seller Inventory # ING/5(K).

      Get this from a library! At the mountains of madness, and other novels. [H P Lovecraft; August Derleth; S T Joshi; Jim Turner; Arkham House,] -- Presents a collection of horror stories, combining scientific knowledge with an imaginative perception of the human mind. AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS: A GRAPHIC NOVEL. by LOVECRAFT, H. P., I. N. J. Culbard (Text, Illus.) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles.


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The book mention'd in this tale, many agree, is not the Necronomicon. AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS publishes four of the Randolph Carter tales: "The Statement of Randolph Carter" (), "The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath" (), "The Silver Key" (), and "Through the Gates of the Silver Key" ().5/5(8).

At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels. the Mountains of Madness. Case of Charles Dexter Ward. Shunned House. Dreams in the Witch House. Statement of Randolph Carter. At the mountains of madness 'At the Mountains of Madness' is horrifying and disturbing, and the inclusion of the Randolph Carter stories is a wonderful edition.

The reason that I didn't give this work a full five stars, is because 'The It is truly hard to grade this book based on two different reasons/5. At the Mountains of Madness - During an antarctic expedition, a subgroup of scientists are mysteriously found slaughtered. A This collection is composed of 4 short stories with the longest being At the Mountains of Madness ( pages) and the shortest being The Statement of Randolph Carter 4/5.

AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS AND OTHER NOVELS OF TERROR [Lovecraft, H.P.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS AND OTHER NOVELS OF TERROR3/5(1).

At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror. A complete short novel, AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is a tale of terror unilke any other.

The Barren, windswept interior of the Antarctic plateau was lifeless--or so the expedition from Miskatonic University thought/5. Comment: Good condition, wear from reading and use.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact and has some creases. The spine has signs of wear and creases. This copy may include From the library of labels, stickers or stamps and be an ex-library copy/5().

At the Mountains of Madness is a spine chilling story about an exploration team who travel to Antarctica to explore and collect various geological specimens. What they actually found was something far more mysterious and sinister.

In this short novel, one of the most impressive elements is the exceptional quality of Lovecraft’s writing/5. At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels H. Lovecraft (selected by August Derleth with texts edited by S.T. Joshi) Published by Arkham House Publishers Inc., Sauk City, WI ().

The horror in At the Mountains of Madness is not in sadistic descriptions of slashings, torturings, mutilations and bloodletting, but rather in the slow build-up of the feeling that humanity is not alone in the universe and that the other inhabitants, if they consider us at all, don't really think much of us.

The only times the history of the Elder Things mentions us it is as either an amusing /5(12). At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels.

By H.P. Lovecraft, Selected by August Derleth, With Texts Edited by S.T. Joshi, and an Introduction by James Turner. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House Publishers, Inc.; ; ISBN ; Hardcover. Purchasing This Book. At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels by Lovecraft, Howard Phillips and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at At The Mountains of Madness [H P Lovecraft] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

At The Mountains of Madness/5(). : At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels: A "good plus" first edition with previous owner's bookplate to the gray front pastedown.

Black cloth with gilt titles to spine, only. Hinges are nice. Soft vertical crease to each of the two blanks at rear, but gray endpapers are otherwise original and undisturbed. "Good" dust jacket is not price-clipped; original $ price showing.

Get Textbooks on Google Play. Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone/5(18). Multi-eyed protoplasmic entities, flesh-eating ghouls, animate corpses, time-traveling body snatchers, and, yes, huge albino penguins. These are some of the bizarre creatures that populate the universe created by American horror author H.

Lovecraft. Lovecraft has influenced many of /5(12). Title: At the Mountains of Madness, and Other Novels Author: Lovecraft, H.P. (selected and with an introduction by August Derleth) Categories: *NEW ARRIVALS, Edition: 1st U.K. edition Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj Seller ID: Keywords: Horror Fiction Short Stories Fantasy.

Read an Excerpt. Chapter 1 I am forced into speech because men of science have refused to follow my advice without knowing why. It is altogether against my will that I tell my reasons for opposing this contemplated invasion of the antarctic with its vast fossil-hunt and its wholesale boring and melting of the ancient ice-cap and I am the more reluctant because my warning may be in vain/5(13).

Among his many classic horror stories, many of which were published in book form only after his death inare `At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels of Terror' (), `Dagon and Other Macabre Tales' (), and `The Horror in the Museum and Other Revisions' ()/5().

The introduction for the book was written by James Turner, is informative and moving. The contents of the book has been questioned by some, but I rather like it. First we have Lovecraft's two longest works of fiction, "At the Mountains of Madness" and "The Case of Charles Dexter Ward."5/5.

OCLC Number: Notes: Novels. Jacket art by Lee Brown Coye. Description: xi, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: At the mountains of madness --The case of Charles Dexter Ward --The shunned house --The dreams in the witch-house --The statement of Randolph Carter --The dream-quest of unknown Kadath --The silver key --Through the gates of the silver key.At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels is a collection of stories by American author H.

P. Lovecraft. It was originally published in by Arkham House in edition of 3, copies. The collection was revised in by S.T. Joshi replacing the introduction by August Derleth for one by Joshi and another by James Edition: First Edition.OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages 21 cm: Contents: At the mountains of madnessThe case of Charles Dexter WardThe shunned houseThe dreams in the witch-houseThe statement of Randolph CarterThe dream-quest of unknown KadathThe silver key.- .