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Dreams in the Witch-House (illustrated)

“The Dreams in the Witch House” is a short story by H. P. Lovecraft, part of the Cthulhu Mythos cycle of horror fiction. Written in January/February 1932, it was first published in the July 1933 issue of Weird Tales. “The Dreams in the Witch House” was probably inspired by the lecture The Size of the Universe given by Willem de Sitter which Lovecraft attended three months prior to writing the story. De Sitter is even named in the story; he is mentioned as a mathematical genius, and remarked among other intellectual masterminds

 

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Dreams in the Witch-House (illustrated)

  • Walter Gilman, a student of mathematics and folklore at Miskatonic University, rents an attic room in the "Witch House," a house in Arkham that is rumored to be cursed. The first part of the story is an account of the house's history. The house once harboured Keziah Mason, an accused witch who disappeared mysteriously from a Salem jail in 1692. Gilman discovers that, for the better part of two centuries,

    Format: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

    Words count: 15,112

    Data container: ZIP FILE ( 724 kb)

    Language: ENGLISH