A sequel to Lovecraft's "The Silver Key", and part of a sequence of stories focusing on Randolph Carter. Published July 1934 in Weird Tales. Warning: template has been deprecated.— Excerpted from Through the Gates of the Silver Key on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Works published in 1934 would have had to renew their copyright in either 1961 or 1962, i.e. at least 27 years after it was first published / registered but not later than in the 28th year. As it was not renewed, it entered the public domain on .
The author died in 1988, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 30 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.