The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Tales
An introduction to the weird and unsettling world of H. P. Lovecraft, master of horror and pioneer of 'weird fiction.'Between these pages you will find things that lurk, things that scurry in the walls, things that move unseen, things that have learnt to walk that ought to crawl, unfathomable... show more
An introduction to the weird and unsettling world of H. P. Lovecraft, master of horror and pioneer of 'weird fiction.'Between these pages you will find things that lurk, things that scurry in the walls, things that move unseen, things that have learnt to walk that ought to crawl, unfathomable blackness, unconquerable evil, inhuman impulses, abnormal bodies, ancient rites, nameless lands best left undiscovered, thoughts best left unspoken, doors best left closed, names best forgotten. You have been warned.
Publish date: May 5th 2011
Publisher: Vintage Classics
Pages no: 560
Edition language: English
Series: Lovecraft Library (#2)
Comenzando con H.P. Lovecraft, este libro te atrapa, interesante, tiene su propia mitología y es corto. Espero leer Los Mitos de Cthulhu.
Classic short collection of Lovecraft with excellent narration (save for some of the odd accents purportedly from New England). Full of the usual horrors and ghastliness and madness driven by fear and doomed narrators and ancient hieroglyphics and wacky unworldly geometry. Good Halloween reading.
Very descriptive. I like the imagery used in the story. Also I think cthulthu looks cute in my mind. Haha... But then again I think it's media that had turned him cute.The overall plot on how the main character comes to terms with cthulthu is very interesting.
Oh my gods why did I wait so long to read this?! I am honestly a bit ashamed that I haven't read any of Lovecraft's work until now. This is the kind of weird, creepy horror I love (well, I'm also partial to classic ghost stories) and I can't wait to read more.If you like weird and freaky and you hav...
"¿Quién conoce el fin? Lo que ha surgido ahora puede hundirse y lo que se ha hundido puede surgir. La abominación espera y sueña en las profundidades del mar, y sobre las vacilantes ciudades de los hombres flota la destrucción."Leído para el reto 12 months-12 classic: Abril.La idea de Cthulhu:El des...