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Author Waugh, Robert H.

Title The monster in the mirror : looking for H.P. Lovecraft / Robert H. Waugh.

Imprint New York : Hippocampus Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    813 Lovecraft,H WAU    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 302 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-294) and index.
Contents Pt. I. First principles : Lovecraft's hands -- Documents, creatures, and history -- Pt. II. Sorties: "The picture in the house" : images of complicity -- At the mountains of madness : the subway and the shoggoth -- Pt. III. Meditations on "The outsider" : "The outsider," the terminal climax, and other conclusions -- Lovecraft and Keats confront the "awful rainbow" -- The outsider, the autodidact, and other professions -- Pt. IV. Materialism, theology, and imagination : Lovecraft and Leopardi : sunsets and moonsets -- Lovecraft born again : an essay in apologetic criticism.
Subject Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips), 1890-1937 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Leopardi, Giacomo, 1798-1837 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Horror tales, American -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0976159279 (pbk.)
9780976159278 (pbk.)
Standard No. 780976159278

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