Author:Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Howard Phillips Lovecraft
(1890–1937)
American author of fantasy, horror, weird fiction, and science fiction.
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Howard Phillips Lovecraft

WorksEdit

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NovellasEdit

  • At the Mountains of Madness Written February–March 22, 1931, published February–April 1936 in Astounding Stories, 16, No. 6 (February 1936), 8–32; 17, No. 1 (March 1936), 125–155; 17, No. 2 (April 1936), 132–150
  • The Case of Charles Dexter Ward Written January–March 1, 1927, published May/July 1941 in Weird Tales, 35, No. 9 (May 1941), 8–40; 35, No. 10 (July 1941), 84–121
  • The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath Written c. autumn 1926–January 22, 1927, first published in Beyond the Wall of Sleep, Arkham House, 1943.
  • The Dreams in the Witch-House Written January–February 28, 1932, published July 1933 in Weird Tales, 22, No. 1, 86–111
  • The Dunwich Horror Written summer 1928, published April 1929 in Weird Tales, 13, No. 4, 481–508
  • Herbert West—Reanimator Written September 1921–mid-1922, published February–July 1922 in Home Brew, 1, No. 1 (February 1922), 19–25; 1, No. 2 (March 1922), 45–50; 1, No. 3 (April 1922), 21–26; 1, No. 4 (May 1922), 53–58; 1, No. 5 (June 1922), 45–50; 1, No. 6 (July 1922), 57–62  
  • The Horror at Red Hook Written August 1–2, 1925, published January 1927 in Weird Tales, 9, No. 1, 59–73
  • The Shadow Out of Time Written November 1934–March 1935, published June 1936 in Astounding Stories, Vol. 17, No. 4, p. 110–154
  • The Shadow Over Innsmouth Written November–December 3, 1931, published 1936 in The Shadow Over Innsmouth, Everett, PA: Visionary Publishing Co., 13–158
  • The Shunned House Written October 16–19, 1924. Printed as a novella by The Recluse Press, 1928, but not published. First published October 1937 in Weird Tales 30, No. 4, 418–436.
  • The Whisperer in Darkness Written February 24–September 26, 1930, published August 1931 in Weird Tales, Vol. 18, No. 1, 32–73

Short storiesEdit

  • The Alchemist Written 1908, published November 1916 in The United Amateur, 16, No. 4, 53–57  
  • Azathoth Written June 1922, published 1938 in Leaves, 2, 107
  • The Beast in the Cave Written April 21, 1905, published June 1918 in The Vagrant, No. 7 , 113–120  
  • Beyond the Wall of Sleep Written 1919, published October 1919 in Pine Cones, 1, No. 6, 2–10  
  • The Book Written c. 1933, published 1938 in Leaves
  • The Call of Cthulhu Written summer 1926, published February 1928 in Weird Tales, Vol. 11, No. 2, p. 159–178, 287
  • The Cats of Ulthar Written June 15, 1920, published November 1920 in The Tryout, 6, No. 11, 3–9  
  • Celephaïs Written early November 1920, published May 1922 in The Rainbow, No. 2, 10–12  
  • The Colour Out of Space Written March 1927, published September 1927 in Amazing Stories, Vol. 2, No. 6, 557–567
  • Cool Air Written March 1926, published March 1928 in Tales of Magic and Mystery, 1, No. 4, 29–34
  • Dagon Written July 1917, published November 1919 in The Vagrant, No. 11, 23–29  
  • The Descendant Written c. 1926, published 1938 in Leaves, 2, 107–110
  • The Doom That Came to Sarnath Written December 3, 1919, published June 1920 in The Scot, No. 44, 90–98  
  • The Evil Clergyman Written 1937, published April 1939 in Weird Tales, 33, No. 4, 135–137
  • Ex Oblivione Written 1920/1921, published March 1921 in The United Amateur, 20, No. 4, 59–60  
  • Facts Concerning the Late Arthur Jermyn and His Family Written 1920, published March 1921 in The Wolverine, No. 9, 3–11  
  • The Festival Written October 1923, published January 1925 in Weird Tales, 5, No. 1, 169–174
  • From Beyond Written November 16, 1920, published June 1934 in The Fantasy Fan, 1, No. 10, 147–151, 160
  • The Haunter of the Dark Written November 1935, published December 1936 in Weird Tales, Vol. 28, No. 5, p. 538–553
  • The Haunted House Written 1902, unpublished, nonextant
  • He Written August 11, 1925, published September 1926 in Weird Tales, 8, No. 3, 373–380
  • History of the Necronomicon Written 1927, published 1938
  • The Hound Written September 1922, published February 1924 in Weird Tales, 3, No. 2, 50–52, 78
  • Hypnos Written March 1922, published May 1923 in The National Amateur, Vol. 45, No. 5, 1–3
  • Ibid Written 1927/1928, published January 1938 in O-Wash-Ta-Nong, 3, No. 1
  • In the Vault Written September 18, 1925, published November 1925 in The Tryout, 10, No. 6, 3–17
  • John, The Detective Written 1902, unpublished, nonextant
  • Life and Death Written c. 1920, unpublished, nonextant
  • The Little Glass Bottle Written c.1898-9, published 1959
  • The Lurking Fear Written November 1922, published January–April 1923 in Home Brew, 2, No. 6 (January 1923), 4–10; 3, No. 1 (February 1923), 18–23; 3, No. 2 (March 1923), 31–37, 44, 48; 3, No. 3 (April 1923), 35–42
  • Memory Written 1919, published June 1919 in The United Co-operative, 1, No. 2, 8  
  • The Moon-Bog Written March 1921, published June 1926 in Weird Tales, 7, No. 6, 805–810
  • The Music of Erich Zann Written December 1921, published March 1922 in The National Amateur, 44, No. 4, 38–40  
  • The Mysterious Ship Written 1902, Published 1959
  • The Mystery of the Grave-Yard Written c.1898-9, published 1959, also known as "The Secret of the Grave"
  • The Mystery of Murdon Grange Written 1918, unpublished, nonextant
  • The Nameless City Written January 1921, published November 1921 in The Wolverine, No. 11, 3–15  
  • Nyarlathotep Written early December 1920, published November 1920 in The United Amateur, 20, No. 2, 19–21  
  • The Noble Eavesdropper Written 1897, unpublished, nonextant
  • Old Bugs Written c. July 1919, published 1959
  • The Other Gods Written August 14, 1921, published November 1933 in The Fantasy Fan, 1, No. 3, 35–38
  • The Outsider Written 1921, published April 1926 in Weird Tales, 7, No. 4, 449–453
  • Pickman's Model Written 1926, published October 1927 in Weird Tales, Vol. 10, No. 4, p. 505–514
  • The Picture Written 1902, unpublished, nonextant
  • The Picture in the House Written December 12, 1920, published July 1919 in The National Amateur, 41, No. 6, 246–249  
  • Polaris Written c. May 1918, published December 1920 in The Philosopher, 1, No. 1 , 3–5  
  • The Quest of Iranon Written February 28, 1921, published July–August 1935 in The Galleon, 1, No. 5, 12–20
  • The Rats in the Walls Written August–September 1923, published March 1924 in Weird Tales, 3, No. 3, 25–31
  • A Reminiscence of Dr. Samuel Johnson Written 1917, published September 1917 in United Amateur  
  • The Secret Cave, or John Lees Adventure Written c.1898-9, published 1959
  • The Silver Key Written 1926, published January 1929 in Weird Tales, 13, No. 1, 41–49, 144
  • The Statement of Randolph Carter Written December 1919, published May 1920 in The Vagrant, No. 13, 41–48  
  • The Strange High House in the Mist Written November 9, 1926, published October 1931 in Weird Tales, 18, No. 3, 394–400
  • The Street Written c. 1920, published December 1920 in The Wolverine, No. 8, 2–12  
  • Sweet Ermengarde Published 1917
  • The Temple Written 1920, published September 1925 in Weird Tales, 6, No. 3, 329–336, 429–431
  • The Terrible Old Man Written January 28, 1920, published July 1921 in The Tryout, 7, No. 4, 10–14  
  • The Thing on the Doorstep Written August 21–24, 1933, published January 1937 in Weird Tales, 29, No. 1, 52–70
  • The Tomb Written June 1917, published March 1922 in The Vagrant, No. 14, 50–64  
  • The Transition of Juan Romero Written September 16, 1919, published in Marginalia. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1944, 276–284
  • The Tree Written 1920, published October 1921 in The Tryout, 7, No. 7, 3–10  
  • The Unnamable Written September 1923, published July 1925 in Weird Tales, 6, No. 1, 78–82
  • The Very Old Folk Written November 2, 1927, published summer 1940 in Scienti-Snaps, 3, No. 3
  • What the Moon Brings Written June 5, 1922, published May 1923 in The National Amateur, 45, No. 5, 9
  • The White Ship Written November 1919, published November 1919 in The United Amateur, 19, No. 2, 30–33  

CollaborationsEdit

These collaborations range from amending a few sentences to equal partnerships to complete re-writes.

Posthumous collaborations with August DerlethEdit

  • The Ancestor – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053
  • The Dark Brotherhood – Copyrighted in the United States until 2062
  • The Fisherman of Falcon Point – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053
  • The Gable Window – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053
  • The Horror from the Middle Span – Copyrighted in the United States until 2063
  • Innsmouth Clay – Copyrighted in the United States until 2067
  • The Lamp of Alhazred – Copyrighted in the United States until 2050
  • The Lurker at the Threshold – Copyrighted in the United States until 2041
  • The Peabody Heritage – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053
  • The Shadow in the Attic – Copyrighted in the United States until 2064
  • The Shadow Out of Space – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053
  • The Shuttered Room – Copyrighted in the United States until 2055
  • The Survivor – Copyrighted in the United States until 2050
  • The Watchers Out of Time – Copyrighted in the United States until 2070
  • Wentworth's Day – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053
  • Witches' Hollow – Copyrighted in the United States until 2058

PoetryEdit

EssaysEdit

LettersEdit

Legal documentsEdit

Generally considered spuriousEdit

  • The Inevitable Conflict by Paul H. Lovering Published December 1930, January 1931, in Amazing Stories This has been considered a Lovecraft pseudonym, but most writers believe this is not his work.

About LovecraftEdit