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Derleth, August 1909-1971

Overview
Works: 720 works in 1,811 publications in 3 languages and 31,261 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Horror fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Fantasy poetry  Juvenile works  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Arranger, Recipient, Creator, Correspondent, Signer, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: PS3507.E69, 813.52
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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 1,161 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 867 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 )

17 editions published between 1945 and 1984 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

27 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 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
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 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerson, our contemporary by August Derleth( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 564 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 434 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
Fire and sleet and candlelight by August Derleth( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lurker at the threshold by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

35 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and German and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He is not the 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 Dewwart 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 call them to earth
Still small voice; the biography of Zona Gale by August Derleth( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wind over Wisconsin by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1938 and 1943 in English and held by 332 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 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Marquette and the great rivers by August Derleth( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1998 in English and held by 291 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 281 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 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bright journey by August Derleth( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 1997 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restless is the river by August Derleth( Book )

4 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of pioneer life in the Sac Prairie region of Wisconsin from 1839 to 1850
 
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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

August Derleth yhdysvaltalainen kauhu- ja jännityskirjailija

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

آقوست درتل

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 (250)

Chinese (3)

German (3)

Covers
The Dunwich horror and othersDagon and other macabre talesThe Milwaukee road : its first hundred yearsThe lurker at the thresholdFather Marquette and the great riversSelected letters of Clark Ashton Smith