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"The Call of Cthulhu"
Weird Tales (February, 1928)
"The Call of Cthulhu"
Title: "The Call of Cthulhu"
Author: H. P. Lovecraft
Country: USA
Genre: Weird Fiction
Published in: Weird Tales
Publication date: Weird Tales (February, 1928)

"The Call of Cthulhu" is an American short story of the Weird Fiction genre, which blends elements of the horror genre and science fiction. It was written by noted author H. P. Lovecraft and was written in 1926. It was first published in the February, 1928 issue of Weird Tales.

Synopsis Edit

"The Horror in Clay" Edit

"The Tale of Inspector Legrasse" Edit

"The Madness from the Sea" Edit

Appearances Edit

Featured characters Edit

  • Francis Wayland Thurston

Supporting characters Edit

  • George Gammell Angell
  • Gustaf Johansen
  • Henry Anthony Wilcox
  • John Raymond Legrasse
  • William Channing Webb

Antagonists Edit

Minor characters Edit

  • Old Castro

Organizations Edit

  • Cult of Cthulhu

Races Edit

Locations Edit

Items Edit

Vehicles Edit

  • The Alert
  • The Emma

Notes & Trivia Edit

External Links Edit



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This article relates to the works of H. P. Lovecraft.

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