It was originally serialized in the February, March, and April 1936 issues of Astounding Stories. It has been reproduced in numerous collections.
Brown University holds the typed manuscript of At the Mountains of Madness and has scans of the entire manuscript as well as scans of Lovecraft’s plot notes on the Brown Digital Repository. The following entries include the first publication of this work and any publications currently in print. Astounding Stories vol. 16, no. 6 (February 1936): 8–32; vol. 17, no. 1 (March 1936): 125–155; vol. 2 (April 1936): 132–150. At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror.
At the Mountains of Madness is a novella by American horror writer H. P. Lovecraft, written in February and March 1931 and originally serialized in the February, March, and April 1936 issues of Astounding Stories. It has been reproduced in numerous collections since Lovecraft's death. Lovecraft scholar S. T. Joshi describes the novella as representing the decisive "demythology" of the Cthulhu Mythos by reinterpreting Lovecraft's earlier supernatural stories in a science fiction paradigm.
At the Mountains of Madness. At the Mountains of Madness Tracklist. Lovecraft’s crowning achievement, his magnum opus as some scholars call it, At the Mountains of Madness marks the gratification of Lovecraft’s fascination with the arctic continent most southbound. Originally rejected by a frequent publisher of Lovecraft’s short fiction, Weird Tales, it soon found a home, serialized in several 1936 issues of Astounding Stories and brought Lovecraft a certain level of recognition, though still never bringing him to the level of financial or critical success that he would find posthumously. And we came at last to those ivory hills that are named the Mountains of Madnes. and draws upon both scientific exploration at the time, as well as describing and settling many constructs Lovecraft had conjectured to the act of writing weird tales.
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any rash and over-ambitious program in the region of those mountains of madness. It is an unfortunate fact that relatively obscure men like myself and my associates, connected only with a small university, have little chance of making an impression where matters of a wildly bizarre or highly controversial nature are concerned. It is further against us that we are not, in the strictest sense, specialists in the fields which came primarily to be concerned. I was rather sorry, later on, that I had ever looked into that monstrous book at the college library. On the 7th of November, sight of the westward range having been temporarily lost, we passed Franklin Island; and the next day descried the cones of Mts. Erebus and Terror on Ross Island ahead, with the long line of the Parry Mountains beyond.