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S.T. Joshi has edited the standard editions of H.P. Lovecraft's fiction (1984-89, 4 vols) and many other editions of Lovecraft's work. He is the founder and editor of Lovecraft Studies, Studies in Weird Fiction, and Lovecraft Annual. He has also published editions of works by Clark Ashton Smith, Arthur Machen, Algernon Blackwood, H.L. Mencken and many other writers.
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