This collection of H.P.
Lovecraft's most influential works presents several of his most famous stories, a sampling of his poetry and an abridgment of his monograph Supernatural Horror in Literature, with commentary providing background and context.
Criticism is included from such scholars as S.T.
Joshi and Robert M.
Price, along with essays by writers Brad Strickland and T.E.D.
Klein, and interviews with Pulitzer-nominated author Richard Monaco (Parsival) and award-winning novelists Cherie Priest (Boneshaker) and Caitlin Kiernan (The Drowning Girl).