Case of Charles Dexter Ward

Author: Lovecraft, H. P.
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Pub Date: 01/12/2016
Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS
ISBN: 9781784082796
Availability: Out of Stock
Quick overview First published in 1941 and set aginst the rich canvas of New England history, this is American author H. P. Lovecraft's exploration of a mind destroyed by an obsession with an ancestor, a reputed necromancer.
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From a private hospital for the insane near Providence, Rhode Island, there recently disappeared an exceedingly singular person. He bore the name of Charles Dexter Ward... A young intellectual is lured to his doom through his obsession with his ancestor, a reputed necromancer. Never published in Lovecraft's lifetime, this is the iconic American author's most powerful exploration of an inquisitive mind overwhelmed by the dark arts.

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