This is the first work by Lovecraft I have ever read. I enjoy Ambrose Bierce and M.R James and I was looking for something in the genre. This was a bit more science fiction but I really enjoyed it. It got off to a slow start, but picked up and has great atmosphere. Great cold, windy night read.
This seems an excellently-worded and well-paced example of a Lovecraft story where I spend most of it saying
The way he pronounced
In the Mountain Deeps