Some Notes on H. P. Lovecraft

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Some Notes on H. P. Lovecraft
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Cover design by Gary Gore for Some Notes on H. P. Lovecraft
Author August Derleth
Cover artist Gary Gore
Country United States
Language English
Genre Biography
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 42 pp

Some Notes on H. P. Lovecraft is a collection of biographical notes about H. P. Lovecraft by writer August Derleth. It was released in 1959 by Arkham House in an edition of 1,044 copies.


  1. "The Myths"
  2. "The Unfinished Manuscripts"
  3. "The Writing Habits"
  4. "The Barlow Journal"
  5. "H. P. Lovecraft: Four Letters"


  • Folcroft, PA: Folcroft Press, 1971.[hardcover, library binding]
  • Norwood, PA: Norwood Editions, 1976.[hardcover, library binding]
  • Philadelphia: R. West, 1977.
  • Darby, PA: Arden Library, 1980.
  • West Warwick, RI: Necronomicon Press, 1982.


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