WorldCat Identities

Derleth, August 1909-1971

Overview
Works: 705 works in 1,803 publications in 8 languages and 31,426 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Horror fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Fantasy poetry  Juvenile works  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Arranger, Correspondent, Recipient, Signer, Translator, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PS3523.O833, 813.52
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Most widely held works about August Derleth
 
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Concord rebel; a life of Henry D. Thoreau by August Derleth( Book )

21 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and Chinese and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincennes: portal to the West by August Derleth( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wisconsin : river of a thousand isles by August Derleth( Book )

12 editions published between 1942 and 1985 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history and geography of the Badger State, examining the important heritage and cultural contributions of her residents, including the Ringling brothers, Frank Lloyd Wright, Henry Dodge, and Zona Gale
The Dunwich horror and others by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 tales of the macabre
Dagon and other macabre tales by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This issue is the adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft's Dagon which is a special double sized issue. The U.S.S. Augustus is a nuclear submarine. It's crew is unaccustomed to picking up castaways, especially on uncharted islands in the middle of the Atlantic. But that is where the Augustus finds Emma Loveless, sole survivor of a private jet crash. Discovered also is a strange statue of a monstrous sea god killing a whale. The Pentagon contacts Marcus Steed who informs the military the stature is not of a sea god but an elder god once worshipped by the Philistines as Dagon
Bibliophile in the nursery : a bookman's treasury of collectors' lore on old and rare children's books by William Targ( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark of the moon; poems of fantasy and the macabre by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1976 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerson, our contemporary by August Derleth( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography which emphasizes the thoughts and words of the 19th century American philosopher
The Milwaukee road : its first hundred years by August Derleth( Book )

7 editions published between 1948 and 2002 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also in 1948, August Derleth's popular and well-crafted corporate history celebrated the strength and status of this mighty carrier. On February 19, 1985, the railroad became a subsidiary of Soo Line Corporation and its identity vanished overnight. Nonetheless, it remains a romantic memory, and Derleth's book remains the only complete history of this innovative and dynamic railroad
The lurker at the threshold by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

63 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He is not to open the door which leads to the strange time and place, nor to invite Him Who lurks at the threshold ... went the warning in the old family manuscript that Ambrose Dewart discovered when he returned to his ancestral home in the deep woods of rural Massachusetts. Dewart's investigations into his family's sinister past eventually lead to the unspeakable revelations of The Great Old Ones who wait on the boundaries of space and time for someone to summon them to earth
Fire and sleet and candlelight by August Derleth( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still small voice; the biography of Zona Gale by August Derleth( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wind over Wisconsin by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1938 and 1943 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of Wisconsin in the 1830's, when the Indians made their last stand against the white invaders
Writing fiction by August Derleth( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The watchers out of time, and others by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

?Nunca intenté volver a hablar ni a escribir sobre la casa Charriere una vez que huí de Providence aquella noche terrible del descubrimiento. Hay recuerdos que cada hombre busca suprimir, tratar como inverosímiles, borrar de la existencia. Y aun así, me veo obligado ahora a dejar por escrito el relato de mi encuentro con la casa de la calle Benefit, y de mi precipitada huida, a riesgo de que, si no lo hago, alguna persona inocente sea sometida a algún vejamen por parte de la policía en el esfuerzo por explicar el espantoso descubrimiento que finalmente han hecho.?
Father Marquette and the great rivers by August Derleth( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1998 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the French Catholic priest who arrived in Canada in 1666 to serve as a missionary, and became part of the first group of white men to travel down the Mississippi River and back
Selected letters by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portals of tomorrow; the best tales of science fiction, and other fantasy by August Derleth( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Cthulhu by August Derleth( Book )

37 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Les 6 nouvelles de ce recueil, prolongeant le mythe deChtulhu, ont été rédigées par August Derleth, l'exécuteur testamentaire de H.P. Lovecraft, d'après les brouillons laissés par ce dernier
Bright journey by August Derleth( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 1997 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Dunwich horror and others
Alternative Names

controlled identityGrendon, Stephen, 1909-1971

controlled identityHolmes, Kenyon, 1909-1971

controlled identityMason, Tally, 1909-1971

August Derleth Amerikaans schrijver

August Derleth écrivain américain

August Derleth pisarz amerykański

August Derleth scrittore statunitense

August Derleth US-amerikanischer Autor von Horror-Geschichten, Verleger und Herausgeber von Anthologien

Derleth, A.

Derleth, A. 1909-1971

Derleth, A. (August), 1909-1971

Derleth, August.

Derleth August 1909-1971

Derleth, August W. 1909-1971

Derleth, August William

Derleth, August William 1909-1971

Grendon, Stephen

Grendon Stephen 1909-1971

Mason, Tally

Mason Tally 1909-1971

Август Дерлет американский писатель

Аўгуст Ўільям Дэрлет

Огъст Дърлет

エンドル・ヒース

オーガスト・ダーレス

グレイドン, スティーヴン

ダーレス, A.

ダーレス, オーガスト

ホームズ, ケニョン

マイケル・ウェスト

メイスン, タリイ

奧古斯特·威廉·德雷斯

奥古斯特·德莱斯

Languages
English (256)

French (30)

Spanish (23)

Italian (7)

German (3)

Chinese (3)

Polish (2)

Russian (1)

Covers
The Dunwich horror and othersDagon and other macabre talesThe Milwaukee road : its first hundred yearsThe lurker at the thresholdThe watchers out of time, and othersFather Marquette and the great riversThe mask of Cthulhu