Quest for Cthulhu by August Derleth

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Published by Carroll & Graf in New York .

Written in English

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  • Cthulhu (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Fantasy fiction, American,
  • Occult fiction, American,
  • Horror tales, American,
  • Monsters -- Fiction

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Book details

Other titlesTrail of Cthulhu.
StatementAugust Derleth.
SeriesCarroll & Graff science fiction, Masters of science fiction.
ContributionsDerleth, August William, 1909-1971.
LC ClassificationsPS3507.E69 M34 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination440 p. ;
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3705041M
ISBN 100786707526
LC Control Number2003273441

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