Lovecraft at Last

Lovecraft at Last

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  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版/ページ数 278 p.
  • 言語 ENG
  • 商品コード 9780815412120
  • DDC分類 B

Full Description


In 1936, responding to a letter from young fan Willis Conover, horror writer H. P. Lovecraft engaged in a correspondence that continued through the last year of his life. Conover collected and edited the letters, producing a rare book that showed the writer in a new light.

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Cooper Square Press Edition    xi
Foreword xvii
Preface xxi
Editorial Method xxvii
this is to introduce 3 (20)
no objection at all 23 (14)
a pretty different bird 37 (12)
the very names make me shudder 49 (20)
being prepared f or horrors anyhow 69 (26)
indeed a bit personal 95 (14)
as scenes are prone to do in dreams 109 (12)
pray accept my belated apologies 121 (18)
well---you started something 139 (16)
bookish? hell no! 155 (6)
singularly---perhaps deceptively---peaceful 161 (10)
as a critic I must protest 171 (18)
thick and fast 189 (8)
pardon my garrulousness today 197 (20)
ultimately ironic 217 (16)
Thursday at noon 233 (26)
Acknowledgments 259 (2)
Bibliography 261 (2)
Calendar Location 263 (2)
Index 265 (8)
About the Authors 273 (4)
About the Willis Conover Jazz Preservation 277
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