There are many and varied collections of Lovecraft’s works, but by far the best I’ve come across for choice, selection and awesome references is a Penguin edition of The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories edited by famed Lovecraft scholar S. T. Joshi.
This is one of my favourite books, and my copy is cared for but very well read. I can’t think of how many train/plane/tube/car journeys and such like it has been taken along on over the years. At times when I couldn’t quite decide which novel to take, or perhaps I wanted a shorter read to match the journey, it would be grabbed off of the shelf and taken in hand or in bag/rucksack and packed ready to go. Click here to read more.. »