Lovecraft: A Biography

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1975 - Biography & Autobiography - 510 pages
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User Review  - antiquary - LibraryThing

This was the first major full-length biography of H. P. Loevcraft, generally regarded as the greatest horror fiction writer of his time and well as one of the first serious writers about horror ... Read full review

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User Review  - BruceCoulson - LibraryThing

The is a reasonably balanced biography of H. P. Lovecraft. de Camp's preface explains much about how and why he chose to write the book, and it's clear that although de Camp doesn't quite understand ... Read full review


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L. Sprague de Camp, a SFWA Grand Master and winner of the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement, wrote the definitive biography of Conan's creator, Robert E. Howard. De Camp died in 2000.

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