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Un horror tropical y otros relatos

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Posiblemente sea William Hope Hogdson (1877-1918) el escritor que mejor ha sabido aunar en sus cuentos el ambiente marino y la atmósfera sobrenatural. La mayoría de sus relatos se desarrollan en el mar, un mar casi siempre extraño, hosco y desconocido, lleno de presencias fantasmales o monstruosas, y de hombres empequeñecidos por la inmensidad circundante, por las fuerzas ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published 1999 by Valdemar
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Oscar
Relatos de terror, mar y monstruos, ¿se puede pedir más? Hodgson fue un escritor que ambientó casi toda su obra en el mar, utilizando la mayoría de veces una atmósfera sobrenatural, con mares extraños, con apariciones fantasmales y monstruos. Embarcó de muy joven durante una temporada y conocía muy bien la temática marinera. Lovecraft admiraba su obra, que desgraciadamente se truncó cuando falleció en una trinchera en la Primera Guerra Mundial.

Lo genial de la obra de Hodgson no sólo radica en lo
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Luís Bermer
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Maravilloso libro de un escritor que has de conocer obligatoriamente si te gusta la literatura de terror.

Puedes leer mi reseña completa aquí.
Hectorianus
emocionante, disfrutable y de lectura ágil, si te interesa aprender nuevas palabras náuticas además de una trama y estilo de Sherlock Holmes (Arthur Conan Doyle), es buena opción...
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William Hope Hodgson was an English author. He produced a large body of work, consisting of essays, short fiction, and novels, spanning several overlapping genres including horror, fantastic fiction, and science fiction. Early in his writing career he dedicated effort to poetry, although few of his poems were published during his lifetime. He also attracted some notice as a photographer and achiev ...more
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