At the Mountains of Madness (Barnes & Noble Library of by H. P. Lovecraft

By H. P. Lovecraft

Multi-eyed protoplasmic entities, flesh-eating ghouls, animate corpses, time-traveling physique snatchers, and, certain, large albino penguins. those are a few of the weird and wonderful creatures that populate the universe created by means of American horror writer H. P. Lovecraft. Lovecraft has prompted a lot of today’s most famed writers and artists, together with grasp of latest horror fiction Stephen King, Academy Award-nominated director Guillermo Del Toro, and artist and Alien set-designer H. R. Giger.

This assortment comprises 3 choices from the Cthulhu Mythos: the novella At the Mountains of Madness, that's usually thought of Lovecraft’s masterpiece; “The factor at the Doorstep”; and “The Shadow Out of Time.” whereas together with all of the chilling “cyclopean vistas,” immense abominations and appalling modifications that readers have come to anticipate from Lovecraft, this additionally showcases his fable writing in tales resembling “The Cats of Ulthar,” “The Silver Key,” and particularly The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath.

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Bloomsbury Publishing, London, Berlin and New York First published in Great Britain in 2008 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 36 Soho Square, London, W1D 3QY This electronic edition published in April 2010 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc Text copyright © Chris Priestley 2009 Illustrations copyright © David Roberts 2009 The moral rights of the author and illustrator have been asserted All rights reserved You may not copy, distribute, transmit, reproduce or otherwise make available this publication (or any part of it) in any form, or by any means (including without limitation electronic, digital, optical, mechanical, photocopying, printing, recording or otherwise), without the prior written permission of the publisher.

Bloomsbury Publishing, London, Berlin and New York First published in Great Britain in 2008 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 36 Soho Square, London, W1D 3QY This electronic edition published in April 2010 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc Text copyright © Chris Priestley 2009 Illustrations copyright © David Roberts 2009 The moral rights of the author and illustrator have been asserted All rights reserved You may not copy, distribute, transmit, reproduce or otherwise make available this publication (or any part of it) in any form, or by any means (including without limitation electronic, digital, optical, mechanical, photocopying, printing, recording or otherwise), without the prior written permission of the publisher.

Bloomsbury Publishing, London, Berlin and New York First published in Great Britain in 2008 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 36 Soho Square, London, W1D 3QY This electronic edition published in April 2010 by Bloomsbury Publishing Plc Text copyright © Chris Priestley 2009 Illustrations copyright © David Roberts 2009 The moral rights of the author and illustrator have been asserted All rights reserved You may not copy, distribute, transmit, reproduce or otherwise make available this publication (or any part of it) in any form, or by any means (including without limitation electronic, digital, optical, mechanical, photocopying, printing, recording or otherwise), without the prior written permission of the publisher.

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