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Machen

[mak-uh n]
noun
  1. Arthur,1863–1947, Welsh novelist and essayist.
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  • Quite as important as what Mr. Machen says is his manner of saying it.

    Arthur Machen

    Vincent Starrett

  • "There is something sinister in the beauty of Mr. Machen's book," he wrote.

    Arthur Machen

    Vincent Starrett

  • More than Hawthorne or Tolstoy, Machen is a novelist of the soul.

    Arthur Machen

    Vincent Starrett

  • But what had Machen been doing all those long years between 1885 and 1914?

    Arthur Machen

    Vincent Starrett

  • At this point Mr. Machen places the "key" in our hands and declines further to reveal his secrets.

    Arthur Machen

    Vincent Starrett