Recommended books by William Hope Hodgson

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Product picture for The Night Land and Other Perilous Romances: The Collected Fiction of William Hope Hodgson, Volume 4 by William Hope Hodgson
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Available for the first time in trade paperback, the fourth of five volumes collecting the complete fiction of William Hope Hodgson, an influential early twentieth-century author of science fiction, horror, and the fantastic.

William Hope Hodgson was, like his contemporaries Algernon Blackwood and Arthur Machen, one of the most important, prolific, and influential fantasists of the early twentieth century. His dark and unsettling short stories and novels were shaped in large part by...
Book cover from The Ghost Pirates and Other Revenants of the Sea: The Collected Fiction of William Hope Hodgson, Volume 3 by William Hope Hodgson
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Available for the first time in trade paperback, the third of five volumes collecting the complete fiction of William Hope Hodgson, an influential early twentieth-century author of science fiction, horror, and the fantastic.

William Hope Hodgson was, like his contemporaries Algernon Blackwood and Arthur Machen, one of the most important, prolific, and influential fantasists of the early twentieth century. His dark and unsettling short stories and novels were shaped in large part by...
Book cover from The House on the Borderland by William Hope Hodgson
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The House on the Borderland by British fantasist William Hope Hodgson, is a supernatural horror novel that is considered a classic. Any profits generated from the sale of this book will go towards the Freeriver Community project, a project designed to promote harmonious community living and well-being in the world. To learn more about the Freeriver project please visit the website - www.freerivercommunity.com
Book cover from The House on the Borderland and Other Mysterious Places: The Collected Fiction of William Hope Hodgson, Volume 2 by William Hope Hodgson
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Available for the first time in trade paperback, the second of five volumes collecting the complete fiction of William Hope Hodgson, an influential early twentieth-century author of science fiction, horror, and the fantastic.

William Hope Hodgson was, like his contemporaries Algernon Blackwood and Arthur Machen, one of the most important, prolific, and influential fantasists of the early twentieth century. His dark and unsettling short stories and novels were shaped in large part by...
Book cover from The Night Land (Dover Doomsday Classics) by William Hope Hodgson
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"The Night Land is a tale of the remote future ― billions of years after the death of the sun. It is one of the most potent pieces of macabre imagination ever written . . . there is a sense of cosmic alienage, breathless mystery, and terrified expectancy unrivalled in the whole range of literature . . . this fantasy of a night-black, dead planet, with the remains of the human race concentrated in a stupendously vast metal pyramid and besieged by monstrous, hybrid, and altogether unknown...
Book cover from Moon Stricken - 21 Tales of Terror and Macabre by Ambrose Bierce
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A CANNON BOOKS Weirdness & Horror Collection *Moon Stricken - 21 Tales of Terror and Macabre* Twenty-One Terrifying Tales. Twenty-Two Authors. A quilt-work of erotic fantasy, romanticism, curses, apparitions, insanity, supernatural visions, sin, personal repression, dark secrets, guilt, mysticism, GOTHIC mood, PULP edge, maniacs, the undead . . .and the dead. WARNING: No happy endings here… Ambrose Bierce (An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge); Bernard Capes (The Moon Stricken); Robert W....
Book cover from The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson
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The sun has died, as have the stars. Not a solitary light shines in the heavens. The days of light are nothing by a legend -- they are a story told to soothe children. The last millions of humans still live in their Last Redoubt -- but the end of their days is at hand. First published in 1912, as a work of fantasy it belongs to the Dying Earth subgenre.
Book cover from The Night Land, A Story Retold by James Stoddard
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An adventure of both science fiction and fantasy—one of the great love stories--this is William Hope Hodgson's masterpiece, rewritten for the modern reader. Penned in 1912, The Night Land is considered by many to be a work of genius, but one written in a difficult, archaic style that readers often find impenetrable. As a labor of love, James Stoddard has rewritten Hodgson's book to bring it to a wider audience. The story opens in the 19th century, but quickly moves to the far future, where...
Book cover from Black Infinity: Blobs, Globs, Slime and Spores by Rocket Science Books
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Black Infinity #2 features 13 tales of blobs, globs, slime, and spores, plus a brief history of gunk and goo in SF magazines, movies, TV and comics; not to mention science fact, retro movie reviews and comics. 200 pages of slimy fun, with new stories by Rhys Hughes ("Swallowing the Amazon"), Gregory L. Norris ("The Tree Surgeon") and Marc Vun Kannon ("Boarding Party"). Plus Douglas Smith's "Out of the Light" and Kurt Newton's "The Old Mill."
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The Sun has gone out: the Earth is lit only by the glow of residual vulcanism. The last few millions of the human race are gathered together in a gigantic metal pyramid, the Last Redoubt, under siege from unknown forces and Powers outside in the dark. These are held back by a Circle of energy, known as the "air clog," powered from the Earth's internal energy. For millennia, vast living shapes - the Watchers - have waited in the darkness near the pyramid: it is thought they are waiting for the...