You can download this classic short story The Dunwich Horror in PDF from this page. We have also shared its Kindle and Epub links. The author of this scary short tale was H. P. Lovecraft, who was a popular American novelist.
First published in ‘Weird Tales‘ which is a horror fiction pulp magazine in America. They presented it in the April 1929 issue, while Lovecraft had written it in 1928. This is also one of the central tales of the Cthulhu Mythos. The events of the tale occur in Dunwich, that is an imaginary town in Massachusetts.
The main characters of The Dunwich Horror story
Old Whateley: Lavinia Whateley’s aged father. He is a half-mad person.
Lavinia Whateley: Old Whateley’s spinster daughter. An unappealing and a bit ugly woman. Her mother mysteriously dead when she was only 12 years old.
Wilbur Whateley: Lavinia Whateley’s son and perhaps the most unusual child on earth.
Henry Armitage: The library in charge of Miskatonic University.
Francis Morgan: Professor of Medicine and Archaeology at Miskatonic University.
Warren Rice: Professor of Classical Languages also at Miskatonic University.
We also recommend reading the following:
- Dracula by Bram Stoker, a classic horror novel.
- Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, another masterpiece from the 19th century.
- The Fall of The House of Usher
- The Call of Cthulhu, also by the same author.
PDF and other versions’ download links of The Dunwich Horror
We have shared its links from the public domain. So you can save a free copy. The eBooks source is Gutenberg.org