Essay Example: A Means to Freedom: The Letters of H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard

Due out any day now from Hippocampus Press is the correspondence between H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard. These two kings of weird writing indulge in intense and often heady exchange of ideas and fierce debates. Meticulously edited and exhaustively annotated by reigning Howardian and Lovecraftian scholars Rusty Burke, S. T. Joshi, and David E. Schultz, and presented with appropriate indices and appendices, this release marks a milestone in the study of both Howard and Lovecraft.

The letters will be published in a limited edition two-volume hardcover set, with Smythe-sewn signatures and illustrated dust wrapper, and with each volume individually shrink-wrapped.  You can order it at a substantial discount from