H. P. LOVECRAFT: NEW ENGLAND DECADENT. Albuquerque: Published by the Silver Scarab Press, 1979. Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-56, illustrations, printed wrappers, stapled. First edition. Psychological study of Lovecraft and his perception of art as revealed in "The Horror at Red Hook," "Pickman's Model" and "The Music of Erich Zann." "Profound article emphasizing the unique way in which Lovecraft's work and thought combined elements from Puritanism and from the French Decadents." - Joshi III-D-540. "... especially noteworthy." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature, p. 410. Black background ink on front wrapper rubbed, else a fine copy. (#161509).
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