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The Beast in the Cave

(1905)
A Novella by

 
 
The Beast in the Cave (+Biography and Bibliography) (6X9po Glossy Cover Finish) :The horrible conclusion which had been gradually intruding itself upon my confused and reluctant mind was now an awful certainty. I was lost, completely, hopelessly lost in the vast and labyrinthine recess of the Mammoth Cave. Turn as I might, in no direction could my straining vision seize on any object capable of serving as a guidepost to set me on the outward path. That nevermore should I behold the blessed light of day, or scan the pleasant hills and dales of the beautiful world outside, my reason could no longer entertain the slightest unbelief. Hope had departed. Yet, indoctrinated as I was by a life of philosophical study, I derived no small measure of satisfaction from my unimpassioned demeanour; for although I had frequently read of the wild frenzies into which were thrown the victims of similar situations, I experienced none of these, but stood quiet as soon as I clearly realised the loss of my bearings.

Genre: Horror

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Title: The Beast in the Cave
Author(s): Howard Phillips Lovecraft
ISBN: 1-69206-004-X / 978-1-69206-004-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Independently published
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