Cthulhu Thursday: Astounding, Weird Tales and Stories
Lovecraft had much of his fiction published in pulp magazines such as Weird Tales and Astounding Stories. These popular magazines were a great means for new authors to reach an audience and launched many writers, not just Lovecraft. They also had great (and kitch) covers….
Run! The mutant pre-Daleks cometh!
“I told you this was a bad idea….”
Also see the choir of the damned… and while we’re on the subject, when reading your 1936 copy of Astounding Stories, what better to drink your coffee in, than these amazing mugs with a cthulhu at the bottom which emerges as you drink!! (Hat-tip to AdamDork for the link)
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