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The Lovecraft Necronomicon Primer
The Lovecraft Necronomicon Primer
A Guide to the Cthulhu Mythos

By: T. Allan Bilstad
Imprint: Llewellyn
Specs: Trade Paperback | 9780738713793
English  |  288 pages | 5 x 6 x 1 IN
Pub Date: October 2009
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Elder things. Ghasts. Night-gaunts. Meet the creatures of the Cthulhu Mythos, denizens of the dark but brilliant imagination of H. P. Lovecraft. The collection of occult horror and fantasy he penned during his short lifetime is a legacy that has terrified and inspired generations of fans. Lovecraft's tales reveal the horror of seeing what has been hidden from humanity for good reason.

Written for those curious about Lovecraft and his work, this illustrated guide presents detailed descriptions of twenty-nine of the monsters, creatures, and gods that inhabit Lovecraft's macabre fictional universe, without any spoilers that could ruin a future read of his stories. It also includes an introduction to the man regarded as the father of American horror.

 

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