At the Mountains of Madness: The Definitive Edition
Publish date: June 14th 2005
Publisher: Modern Library
Edition language: English
Ten percent of this book was an introduction to H.P. Lovecraft, a story that would cure insomnia (49 percent), thirty four percent which was about supernatural horror in literature, then a listing of all of Lovecraft's works with the last few pages devoted to links to something that I refuse to re-r...
Those fans of John Carpenter's The Thing will recognize the motifs Lovecraft uses in his description of an antarctic expedition that discovers the remnants of something they never expected. The entire story is delivered as a first person narrative almost entirely devoid of dialogue from the perspect...
“On the barren shore, and on the lofty ice barrier in the background, myriads of grotesque penguins squawked and flapped their fins”.Yep! We are in Lovecraft’s universe where even penguins are grotesque. I mean, whoever heard of an ugly penguin? At the Mountains of Madness is H.P. Lovecraft’s best k...
Fascinating! Lovecraft combines exploring with history and science which is altogether enveloped in the mist of horror... What was before us and how we came to be and what the future holds for us are some of the questions dealt with in this masterpiece. Subtle streak of fear that crawls under your s...
Bueno, me gustaron mucho más el segundo y el tercer relato que el primero (se me hizo excesivamente pesado), pero bueno.
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