“Madness rides the star-wind… claws and teeth sharpened on centuries of corpses… dripping death astride a bacchanale of bats from nigh-black ruins of buried temples of Belial…”
The Hound” Written by H. P. Lovecraft September 1922, published February 1924 in Weird Tales, 3, No. 2, 50–52, 78

Oh, Lovecraft, you wacky guy.