“Vermont—A First Impression“


“Vermont—A First Impression“
   Essay (1,630 words); probably written in the fall of 1927. First published in Driftwind(March 1928); rpt. MW
   A brief account of HPL’s first visit to New Hampshire in the summer of 1927. It speaks in glowing terms of the beauty of the countryside as well as of the city of Brattleboro, and concludes with a paean to “Vermont’s gentle poet,” Arthur Goodenough. Several paragraphs of the essay were incorporated, with significant revision, into “The Whisperer in Darkness” (1930).

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