Abraham Grace Merritt

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Abraham Grace Merritt, c. 1920

(1884–1943)

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de / Deutsch : 
Abraham Merritt. US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller · Biografie
en / English : 
A. Merritt. American writer · Biography · Works on Wikisource
es / Español : 
Abraham Merritt. Escritor norteamericano · Biografía
fr / Français : 
Abraham Merritt. Écrivain américain · Biographie


ru / русский : 
Меррит, Абрахам. Американский писатель · Биография


Works

Works in English

Novels

Seven Footprints to Satan was republished in the January 1949 issue of Fantastic Novels.
Creep, Shadow! was reprinted in the debut issue of A. Merritt's Fantasy Magazine in 1949

Short stories

The August 1926 Weird Tales cover-featured the first publication of "The Woman of the Wood"
  • The Whelming of Cherkis (excerpt from The Metal Monster, 1946)
  • When Old Gods Wake (fragment, 1948) Available online
  • The White Road (fragment, 1949) Available online
  • The Fox Woman (incomplete, 1949) Available online
  • Pilgrimage, or, Obi Giese (1985)
  • Bootleg and Witches (fragment, 1985)
  • The Devil in the Heart (outline, 1985)
  • The Dwellers in the Mirage (original ending of the novel with same name, 1985)

Short story collections

  • The Fox Woman and Other Stories (1949)

Poems

  • Song for Wood Horns (aka The Wind Trail, 1910)
  • The Silver Birches (1940)
  • Old Trinity Churchyard (5 A. M. Spring) (1941)
  • Sylvane – The Silver Birches (1973)
  • In the Cathedral (1974)
  • 2000 (The Triple Cities) (1985)
  • Song for Wood Horn... (1985)
  • Silvane—The Silver Birches (1985)
  • Madonna (1985)
  • The Ladies of the Walnut Tree (A Legend of Tuscany) (fragments, 1985)
  • Court of the Moon (fragment, 1985)
  • The Birth of Art (1985)
  • L'envoi to Life (1985)
  • Screens (1985)
  • Sir Barnabas (1985)
  • In the Subway (1985)
  • Runes (1985)
  • Eheu Fugaces . . . (1985)
  • A Song for Christmas (1985)
  • Comic Ragtime Tune (1985)
  • Behold the Night He Cometh (1985)
  • You Looked at Me (1985)
  • Dream Song (1985)
  • Castle of Dreams (1985)
  • I Wonder Why? (1985)
  • My Heart and I (1985)
  • Think of Me (1985)
  • The Ballad of the Cub (1985)
  • Piddling Pete (1985)
  • The Winged Flames (1985)

Collaborations

  • The Challenge from Beyond (round robin short story, with C.L. Moore, H.P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard, and Frank Belknap Long, 1935) Available online
  • Cosmos (round robin novel, chapter 11, 1932–34) Available online
  • The Fox Woman and the Blue Pagoda (novel, Hannes Bok fused Merritt's unfinished story with his own conclusion, 1946)
  • The Black Wheel (novel, first seven chapters written by Merritt, completed by Hannes Bok, 1947)

Essays

  • A. Merritt on Modern Witchcraft (1932)
  • Concerning "Burn, Witch, Burn" (1932)
  • Letter (Weird Tales, November 1935) (1935)
  • Man and the Universe (1940)
  • A. Merritt (1940)
  • How We Found Circe (1942)
  • A Tribute (1942)
  • Letter to Mr. Louis De Casanova, July 23, 1931 (1985)
  • Letters and Correspondence (1985)
  • An Autobiography of A. Merritt (1985) with Walter Wentz
  • A. Merritt—His Life and Times (1985) with Jack Chapman Miske
  • What is Fantasy? (1985)
  • Background of "Dwellers in the Mirage" (1985)
  • Background of "Burn, Witch, Burn" (1985)
  • Background of "Creep, Shadow!" (1985)
  • A. Merritt's Own Selected Credo (1985)
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