Howard Phillips Lovecraft: Dreamer on the Nightside

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Howard Phillips Lovecraft: Dreamer on the Nightside
Dreamer on the nightside.jpg
Dust-jacket illustration by Frank Utpatel for Howard Phillips Lovecraft: Dreamer on the Nitghtside
Author Frank Belknap Long
Cover artist Frank Utpatel
Country United States
Language English
Subject Biography
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
1975
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages xiv, 237 pp
ISBN 0-87054-068-8
OCLC 2034623
813/.5/2 B
LC Class PS3523.O833 Z75

Howard Phillips Lovecraft: Dreamer on the Nightside is a biography of H. P. Lovecraft written by Frank Belknap Long, a longtime friend of Lovecraft. It was released in 1975 and by Arkham House in an edition of 4,991 copies. It was one of three biographies of Lovecraft released in 1975. The others were Lovecraft: a Biography by L. Sprague de Camp and Lovecraft at Last by Willis Conover. The book was edited by Jim Turner, who later wrote that he was dissatisfied with the result.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  • Jaffery, Sheldon (1989). The Arkham House Companion. Mercer Island, WA: Starmont House, Inc. pp. 108–109. ISBN 1-55742-005-X. 
  • Chalker, Jack L.; Mark Owings (1998). The Science-Fantasy Publishers: A Bibliographic History, 1923-1998. Westminster, MD and Baltimore: Mirage Press, Ltd. p. 51. 
  • Joshi, S.T. (1999). Sixty Years of Arkham House: A History and Bibliography. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House. p. 133. ISBN 0-87054-176-5. 
  • Nielsen, Leon (2004). Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide. Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 135. ISBN 0-7864-1785-4.