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Bleeding Heart Dove t shirt by Anthony Radcliffe

£ 29.00

"Nyarlathotep... the crawling chaos... I am the last... I will tell the audient void..." This is my interpretation of the character Nyarlathotep, as described in the 1926 prose poem of the same name. The idea for this story supposedly came to Lovecraft in a dream, the first paragraph of which he claimed to have written whilst still half asleep. In it the world is on the brink of chaos and self destruction when a great and seemingly ancient showman appears out of Egypt, displaying amazing scientific feats using electricity and glass. Nyarlathotep in this story seems to be roughly based on Nikola Tesla, the very prolific and enthusiastic scientist, but the character occurs in other Lovecraft stories, each time taking on a different form and role. This has led many Lovecraft scholars to the conclusion that the character is a shape-shifter of some kind; but Lovecraft never confirmed this for sure.

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