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Shadow on the Doorstep, the (1986) [Short Story]
by James P. Blaylock Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Lovecraftian horror, a love of Jules Verne and the horrors of aquaria are the themes of "The Shadow on the Doorstep" (1986). A vaguely pelagic menace pursues the narrator through the arc of his life, pushing him into an increasingly tight mental and emotional box.

Published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, May 1986.

Reprinted in:

  • Trilobyte/The Shadow on the Doorstep, Seattle: Axolotl 1987
  • Cthulhu 2000: A Lovecraftian Anthology (1995)
  • Thirteen Phantasms and Other Stories (2000)

Original title: The Shadow on the Doorstep
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorror

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Cthulhu 2000: A Lovecraftian Anthology (1995) [Anthology]
      Authors: Roger Zelazny , Harlan Ellison , Bruce Sterling , F. Paul Wilson , Thomas Ligotti , Poppy Z. Brite , Ramsey Campbell , Lawrence Watt-Evans , James P. Blaylock , Gene Wolfe , Esther M. Friesner , Joanna Russ , Kim Newman , Basil Copper , Fred Chappell , Michael Shea , Gahan Wilson , T.E.D. Klein
     Thirteen Phantasms and Other Stories (2000) [Collection]
      Author: James P. Blaylock

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