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The Case of Charles Dexter Ward
The Case of Charles Dexter Ward

The Case of Charles Dexter Ward

By H.P. Lovecraft, Introduction by Ramsay Campbell

Apollo Library


176 Pages, 5 x 7.75

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $14.95 (US $14.95) (CA $19.95)

Publication Date: May 2018

ISBN 9781784082796

Rights: US & CA

Head of Zeus (May 2018)

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First published in 1941 and set against the rich canvas of New England history, this is Lovecraft's exploration of a mind destroyed by an obsession with an ancestor, a reputed necromancer

A young intellectual is lured to his doom through his obsession with his ancestor, a reputed necromancer. Never published in Lovecraft's lifetime, this is the iconic author's most powerful exploration of an inquisitive mind overwhelmed by the dark arts.

Author Biography

H. P. Lovecraft (1890-1937) is the most important and influential horror writer of the 20th century. Ramsey Campbell is an award-winning writer whose books include Alone with the Horror.