The Doom That Came to Sarnath and Other StoriesH. P. Lovecraft
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THE DOOM THAT CAME TO SARNATH
In a city of gems and riches – beyond the dreams of mortal men – a race of conquerors celebrates its triumph and reaps the horror of its glory...
THE OTHER GODS
A prophet wise in the ways of the gods learns that too much knowledge can be a macabre thing...
BEYOND THE WALLS OF SLEEP
A crazed murderer blames his crime on beings from another dimension. Wild ravings from an insane man turn to prophecy when the Truth is revealed.
- Farewell to the Dreamlands, an introduction by Lin Carter
- The Other Gods
- The Tree
- The Doom that Came to Sarnath
- The Tomb
- Beyond the Wall of Sleep
- What the Moon Brings
- Ex Oblivione
- The Cats of Ulthar
- From Beyond
- The Festival
- The Nameless City
- The Quest of Iranon
- The Crawling Chaos
- In the Walls of Eryx
- Imprisoned with the Pharaohs
- A Partial Chronology of Lovecraft's Early Work
Howard Phillips Lovecraft (1890–1937) is a well known American horror, fantasy and science fiction author. He is especially known for creating the Cthulhu Mythos.
H. P. Lovecraft's readership was limited during his life, but his reputation has grown over the decades and he's regarded as one of the greatest and most influential horror writers of the 20th century. Lovecraft's short stories have inspired many authors, artists and directors.
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