The basic idea of a Mythos tale . . . is an interior skeleton like a mammal's, a frame on which to grow . . . It forms the baseline against which the new variations may be measured. It is not a denial of flexibility; it is something to be flexible with.Preface by Ramsey Campbell, fascinating introduction by Price, beautiful cover art by Gahan Wilson, and 26 tales by Campbell, Lumley, Sutton, Wagner, Tierney, Lupoff, Ligotti, Burleson, Rainey and others. No overlap with previous anthologies. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
My relationship with the Cthulhu Mythos has been on-going for many decades. There was a time I no longer wanted to de identify'd as a Mythos writer, and (as Bob Price mentions in... Read morePublished on January 23, 2010 by Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire, Esq.
i think this book is great for the Lovecraft fan.it's hard to find good stories containg Cthulhu himself but it's not a problem in this book! Read morePublished on August 25, 2009 by Lovecraft Girl