000-0521
000-0521
FROM H. P. Lovecraft
TO Robert E. Howard
16-Jan-1932

Abstract

Glad Lovecraft's linguistic history of High and Low German in his last letter was informative; on Pennsylvania Germans, leading in to a discussion of British vs. Continental immigrants, Nordic instincts, old Americans, etc. and from there revisiting the matter of race mixing in the West Indies (and New Orleans, following Howard's comments on the pla├žage system); on Donald Wandrei and his novel Dead Titans, Waken!, a new pulp from Carl Swanson (Galaxy), on Howard making the Claytons (and Lovecraft not), praise for "The Thing on the Roof"; on international conflict, particularly the Japanese invasion of Manchuria; on Howard and the Picts (with reference to the Arabian Nights, Bran Mak Morn, and Abdul Alhazred); on games and sports (particularly ancient ones); on economics and Texas.

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Preceded By 033-0169 Letters of H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard Followed By 032-0047
Preceded By 033-0169 A Means to Freedom Followed By 032-0047
Preceded By 000-0520 Selected Letters of H. P. Lovecraft Followed By 000-0522
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