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Derleth, August 1909-1971

Overview
Works: 832 works in 2,035 publications in 4 languages and 32,461 library holdings
Genres: Horror fiction  Biographies  Fiction  History  Short stories  Fantasy poetry  Paranormal fiction  Poetry  Personal correspondence  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Compiler, Arranger, Correspondent, Translator, Signer, Recipient
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 )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2018 in English and Chinese and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological assessment of the author of "Walden" permitting him to speak for himself
Vincennes: portal to the West by August Derleth( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1942 and 1985 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dunwich horror and others by Howard Phillips Lovecraft( Book )

20 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 tales of the macabre
Dagon and other macabre tales by Howard Phillips Lovecraft( Book )

31 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man is addicted to morphine, and can think of nothing but death. Only morphine has made his life barely tolerable. He is in this fragile mental state because of the things that happened in the past; because of the things he was forced to encounter. During the First World War he ended up alone on an island - an island that was pure horror.'Dagon' is a horror short story written by H. P. Lovecraft. It was first published in 1917. [Elib]
Dark of the moon; poems of fantasy and the macabre by August Derleth( Book )

10 editions published between 1947 and 1976 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerson, our contemporary by August Derleth( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography which emphasizes the thoughts and words of the 19th century American philosopher
At the mountains of madness, and other novels by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

22 editions published between 1900 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of horror stories, combining scientific knowledge with an imaginative perception of the human mind
The Milwaukee road : its first hundred years by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2002 in English and held by 416 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 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lurker at the threshold by Howard Phillips Lovecraft( Book )

35 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 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 )

2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wind over Wisconsin by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1938 and 1943 in English and held by 320 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 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 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
Portals of tomorrow; the best tales of science fiction, and other fantasy by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Cthulhu by August Derleth( Book )

30 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in English and French and held by 261 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 )

6 editions published between 1940 and 1997 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 1974 in English and German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Dunwich horror and others
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The Dunwich horror and othersDagon and other macabre talesThe Milwaukee road : its first hundred yearsThe lurker at the thresholdSelected lettersFather Marquette and the great riversThe watchers out of time, 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 novelista, escritor de cuentos y relatos cortos, editor y antologista estadounidense

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 Уільям 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 (301)

French (12)

Chinese (2)

German (1)