Book Reviews of The Necronomicon

The Necronomicon
The Necronomicon
Author: Simon
ISBN-13: 9780380751921
ISBN-10: 0380751925
Publication Date: 3/1/1980
Pages: 288
Rating:
  • Currently 2.7/5 Stars.
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2.7 stars, based on 27 ratings
Publisher: Avon
Book Type: Paperback
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reviewed The Necronomicon on
Helpful Score: 5
An interesting book that was born only because H. P. Lovecraft made up the title and used it as a plot device in several of his Cthulhu books. I've own a copy or two because they were given as gag gifts. But you know, it's really amusing to me how every time I find this used at the Goodwill or at a Library sale, how there always tends to be lots of wax residue on the cover. Hmmmm.
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A good read for humor, especially because it provokes the most absurd reactions.
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Occult study mentioned in H. P. Lovecraft\'s books, originally written by Abdul Alhazred in the eighth century. Illustrated. Fair to good condition, shelfwear, front corners clipped, numerous small holes poked in first sixteen pages, a good reading copy. 218 pages.