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Howard Phillips Lovecraft was an American author of fantasy, horror and science fiction.

He is notable for blending elements of science fiction and horror; and for popularizing "cosmic horror": the notion that some concepts, entities or experiences are barely comprehensible to human minds, and those who delve into such risk their sanity. Lovecraft has become a cult figure in the horror genre and… (more)


The Call of Cthulhu

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

"The Call of Cthulhu" is one of H. P. Lovecraft's best-known short stories. Written in the summer of 1926, it was first published in Weird Tales, February 1928. It is the only story written by Lovecraft in which...

At the Mountains of Madness

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

At the Mountains of Madness is a novella by horror writer H. P. Lovecraft, written in February/March 1931 and originally serialized in the February, March and April 1936 issues of Astounding Stories. It has...

The Dunwich Horror

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

In H.P. Lovecraft’s, "The Dunwich Horror", we are told the story of Wilbur Whateley, the son of a deformed albino mother and an unknown father (alluded to in passing by the mad Old Whateley as "Yog-Sothoth"),...

La Llamada de Cthulhu

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

La llamada de Cthulhu (The Call of Cthulhu en inglés) es uno de los relatos cortos más conocidos de H. P. Lovecraft, escrito en el verano de 1926 y publicado en febrero de 1928. Es el único relato escrito...

El Horror de Dunwich

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

El horror de Dunwich (título original en inglés: The Dunwich Horror) es un relato corto escrito por H. P. Lovecraft en 1928 y publicada por Weird Tales en marzo de 1929. Transcurre en el pueblo ficticio de...

Dans l'Abîme du Temps

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

L'humanité est aux prises avec des êtres surnaturels qui ont été les maîtres de la Terre bien avant l'apparition de l'homme et qui tentent de recouvrer leur suprématie.

The Shadow out of Time

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

"The Shadow Out of Time" indirectly tells of the Great Race of Yith, an extraterrestrial species with the ability to travel through space and time. The Yithians accomplish this by switching bodies with hosts...

The Shadow Over Innsmouth

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

The story describes of a strange hybrid race, half-human and half an unknown creature that resembles a cross between a fish and frog, that dwells in the seaside village of Innsmouth (formerly a large town, but...

The Colour Out of Space

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

"The Colour Out of Space" is a first-person narrative written from the perspective of an unnamed surveyor from Boston. In order to prepare for the construction of a new reservoir in Massachusetts, he surveys...

The Whisperer in Darkness

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

The story is told by Albert N. Wilmarth, an instructor of literature at Miskatonic University in Arkham. When local newspapers report strange things seen floating in rivers during a historic Vermont flood, Wilmarth...

The Haunter of the Dark

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

The story takes place in Providence, Rhode Island and revolves around the Church of Starry Wisdom. The cult uses an ancient artifact known as the Shining Trapezohedron to summon a terrible being from the depths...

Les Montagnes Hallucinées

Supernatural Horror in Literature

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Great modern American supernaturalist brilliantly surveys history of genre to 1930s, summarizing, evaluating scores of books, including works by Poe, Bierce, M.R. James, "Monk" Lewis, many others. Praised by...

Dreams in the Witch-House

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Walter Gilman, a student of mathematics and folklore at Miskatonic University, takes a room in the Witch House, a house in Arkham thought to be accursed. The first part of the story is an account of the history...


La Quête Onirique de Kadath l'Inconnue

L'Affaire Charles Dexter Ward

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Providence, États-Unis, 1918. Charles Dexter Ward est un jeune homme passionné d'archéologie, d'histoire, et de généalogie. C'est par le biais de cette dernière que Ward se découvre un ancêtre nommé...

The Thing on the Doorstep

Herbert West: Reanimator

The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Randolph Carter dreams three times of a majestic sunset city, but each time he is abruptly snatched away before he can see it up close. When he prays to the gods of dream to reveal the whereabouts of the phantasmal...

The Curse of Yig

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

"The Curse of Yig" is a short story by H. P. Lovecraft and Zealia Bishop in which Yig, "The Father of Serpents", is first introduced.


The Allowable Rhyme

The Crawling Chaos

The Beast in the Cave

The Horror at Martin's Beach

The Doom That Came to Sarnath

Beyond the Wall of Sleep


The Nameless City

Medusa's Coil

The Rats in the Walls

In the Vault

The Other Gods

The Descendant

The Hound

The Book

The Cats of Ulthar

The Shunned House

The Disinterment

The Tree on the Hill

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

The story is written in first person. It depicts the main character going outside Hampden and finding a special tree. The tree makes him day dream about a big temple in a land with three suns. The temple was...

The White Ship

The Unnamable

Through the Gates of the Silver Key

Pickman's Model

Cool Air

The Music of Erich Zann


The Tomb

The Strange High House in the Mist

What the Moon Brings

Poetry of the Gods

The Silver Key

The Statement of Randolph Carter

In the Walls of Eryx

The Festival


The Picture in the House

The Evil Clergyman

The Temple


The Transition of Juan Romero

The Green Meadow


The Tree

Ex Oblivione

The Quest of Iranon

The Moon Bog

The Street

The Outsider

by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

"The Outsider" is a short story by American horror writer H. P. Lovecraft. Written between March and August 1921, it was first published in Weird Tales, April 1926. In this work, a mysterious man who has been...