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3 edition of The house on the mound. found in the catalog.

The house on the mound.

August Derleth

The house on the mound.

by August Derleth

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Published by E.V.A. in Verona, WI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wisconsin
    • Subjects:
    • Dousman, Hercules L. 1800-1868 -- Fiction.,
    • Dousman, Jane Fisher -- Fiction.,
    • Wisconsin -- Fiction.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.D445 Hq5, PS3507.E69 Hq5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination335 p.
      Number of Pages335
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5094730M
      LC Control Number74166393

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The House on the Mound book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It is based on the true life of Hercules Dousman, a man of re /5. The House on the Mound that is there now is not the one described in and which is the center of this book, but was built by Hercules Dousman's son years later.

"The House on the Mound" is historical fiction with Hercules Dousman, Wisconsin's first millionaire, at the center of the story/5(2). The House On The Mound Hardcover – January 1, by August Derleth (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Starting with the birth of his son inthis historical novel set in Wisconsin deals with the last twenty years of Hercules Dousman, the hero of the author's previous novel, Bright Journey.

The house on the mound by August Derleth,Duell, Sloan, and Pearce edition, in English - 1st : The house on the mound Inhis first book was published, a collection of related novellas entitled "Place of Hawks." He then got a contract with Charles Scribner's and Sons and inDerleth's first "Sac Prairie" novel was published, "Still is the Summer Night." He was awarded a Guggenheim fellowship in to help him continue the.

The House on the Mound that is there now is not the one described in and which is the center of this book, but was built by Hercules Dousman's son years later. "The House on the Mound" is historical fiction with Hercules Dousman, Wisconsin's first millionaire, at the center of the story/5.

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Lovecraft and the co-founding Arkham House, the publishing company that promoted Lovecraft's work after that author died. Guest House on the Mount features shared bathrooms located outside of the rooms, a spacious lounge with flat-screen TV, DVD player and wonderful views of the grounds and river.

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Mound House is a small unincorporated community in Lyon County, Nevada on U.S. Route 50 that is situated between Nevada's capital, Carson City, and elevation is 4, feet (1, m).

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New York: Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, I had lived in Prairie du Chien yrs. ago and had been interested in this book, but had never made the time to acquire and read this book, until recently. I do remember being to the "House on the Mound" and to have details filled in about the family that built it and lived there was quite interesting.

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The house is actually located in nearby Council Hill, Illinois just southeast of Platte Mound. It is a large, stone house near a bridge and some railroad tracks. There is a fence surrounding the property because it is privately owned.

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The Mound is a horror/science fiction novella by American author H. P. Lovecraft, written by him as a ghostwriter from December to January after he was hired by Zealia Bishop to create a story about an Indian mound which is haunted by a headless ghost.

Lovecraft expanded the story into a tale about a mound that conceals a gateway to a subterranean civilization, the realm of K'n-yan.August William Derleth (Febru – July 4, ) was an American writer and anthologist.

Though best remembered as the first book publisher of the writings of H. P. Lovecraft, and for his own contributions to the Cthulhu Mythos and the Cosmic Horror genre, as well as his founding of the publisher Arkham House (which did much to bring supernatural fiction into print in hardcover in.An illustration of an open book.

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