Edited by S.T. Joshi
Dust Jacket Text (hardcover edition)
In the 1920s and ’30s, H.P. Lovecraft pioneered a new type of weird fiction that fused
elements of supernatural horror with the concepts of visionary science fiction.
Lovecraft’s tales of cosmic horror revolutionized modern horror fiction and earned him the
reputation of the most influential American writer of weird tales since Edgar Allan Poe.
This omnibus collects for the first time in a single volume all of
Lovecraft’s groundbreaking fiction: “The Call of Cthulhu,” “The Dreams
in the Witch House,” “The Haunter of the Dark,” “At the Mountains of
Madness,” “The Shadow out of Time,” “The Shadow over Innsmouth,”
the full-length novels The Case of Charles Dexter Ward and The Dream Quest of Unknown
Kadath, and many others.
H.P. Lovecraft: The Fiction is part of Barnes & Noble’s Library
of Essential Writers. Each title in the series presents the finest works—complete and
unabridged—from one of the greatest writers in literature in magnificent, elegantly
designed hardback editions. Every volume also includes an original introduction that provides
the reader with enlightening information on the writer’s life and works.
Errata and Other Editions
Note that the first leatherbound edition contains numerous errors. Martin Andersson has kindly
provided an errata list for that volume. The second
leatherbound edition has been corrected using this errata list. This book is also available in
a hardcover edition, though it contains the same errors as the first
H.P. Lovecraft: The Complete Fiction. By H.P. Lovecraft, with an Introduction by S.T.
Joshi. New York, NY: Barnes & Noble, Inc.; 2011; ISBN 978-1-4351-2296-3; leatherbound, 1120
Purchasing This Book
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