August William Derleth
- Category : Science-Biology
- Type : PE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Planning 1
American editor, anthropologist; publisher and horror fantasy writer. He began writing at 13 and was published from age 15, some 100 books and 4,000 shorter pieces in 400 magazines. A fan of H.P. Lovecraft himself, he writes stories of the supernatural, mysteries, novels, poetry, weird fiction and sci-fi.
Derleth died 7/04/1971 at his home in Sauk City, Wisconsin..