The Centaur

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Arno Press, 1976 - Fiction - 347 pages
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User Review  - rocketjk - LibraryThing

Blackwood, a writer active in the late 1800s and early 1900s was best known for his collections of horror short stories. In this novel, though, he is delving into a sort of ecological mysticism. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - grey1066 - Goodreads

Not bad, although I could sort of see where it was going from quite early one. I don't really agree with the pagan-esque philosophy, but much of what is stated could really be ascribed to any image of ... Read full review


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About the author (1976)

Algernon Blackwood (1869-1951) trained as a doctor and took up a special interest in Eastern medicine and religion. He published several short story collections before becoming an undercover agent for Britain during World War I. After the war he became known for his regular appearances reading ghost stories on BBC radio and television.

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