The Great God Pan ; The Inmost Light ; The Shining Pyramid ; The Three Impostors (complete): Comprise The Three Impostors and Other Stories

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Chaosium, Apr 1, 2001 - Fiction - 234 pages
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Some of the finest horror stories ever written. Arthur Machen had a profound impact upon H.P. Lovecraft and the group of stories that would later become known as the Cthulhu Mythos. This first volume of Chaosium's Arthur Machen collection begins with the chilling "The Three Impostors" in its complete form, including the rarely seen sections "The Decorative Imagination" and "The Novel of the Iron Maid." Rounding out the first volume are "The Great God Pan, " "The Inmost Light, " and "The Shining Pyramid."

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Review: The Three Impostors and Other Stories (The Best Weird Tales of Arthur Machen #1)

User Review  - Ana Silva - Goodreads

Having heard Arthur Machen influenced HP Lovecraft, I wanted to give him a try, and a short story book seemed to be the best way to do it. However, this work made me feel like I have the attention ... Read full review

Review: The Three Impostors and Other Stories (The Best Weird Tales of Arthur Machen #1)

User Review  - Ana - Goodreads

Having heard Arthur Machen influenced HP Lovecraft, I wanted to give him a try, and a short story book seemed to be the best way to do it. However, this work made me feel like I have the attention ... Read full review

Contents

The Inmost Light
51
The Shining Pyramid
78
Prologue
102
Copyright

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Arthur Machen (3 March 1863 - 15 December 1947) was a Welsh author and mystic of the 1890s and early 20th century. He is best known for his influential supernatural, fantasy, and horror fiction. His novella "The Great God Pan" (1890; 1894) has garnered a reputation as a classic of horror (Stephen King has called it "Maybe the best [horror story] in the English language" He is also well known for his leading role in creating the legend of the Angels of Mons. Contents

S. T. Joshi is a widely published literary critic and editor.

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