Skull-Face and Others is a collection of fantasy and horror short stories by American writer Robert E. Howard. It was the author’s third book and was published by Arkham House in 1946 in an edition of 3,004 copies.

Most of the stories had originally appeared in the magazine Weird Tales.

Contents

  • vii • Foreword (Skull-Face and Others) • essay by August Derleth
  • ix • Which Will Scarcely Be Understood • (1937) • poem by Robert E. Howard
  • xiii • Robert Ervin Howard: A Memoriam • essay by H. P. Lovecraft (variant of In Memoriam: Robert Ervin Howard 1936)
  • xvii • A Memory of R. E. Howard • (1945) • essay by E. Hoffmann Price
  • 3 • Wolfshead • [De Montour] • (1926) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 21 • The Black Stone • [Cthulhu Mythos Tales] • (1931) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 35 • The Horror from the Mound • (1932) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 49 • The Cairn on the Headland • (1933) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 64 • Black Canaan • (1936) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 90 • The Fire of Asshurbanipal • [Cthulhu Mythos Tales] • (1936) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 109 • A Man-Eating Jeopard • non-genre • [Buckner J. Grimes] • (1936) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 122 • Skull-Face • (1929) • novella by Robert E. Howard
  • 190 • The Hyborian Age • [Conan] • (1938) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 208 • Worms of the Earth • [Bran Mak Morn] • (1932) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 232 • The Valley of the Worm • [James Allison] • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 249 • Skulls in the Stars • [Solomon Kane] • (1929) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 257 • Rattle of Bones • [Solomon Kane] • (1929) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 263 • The Hills of the Dead • [Solomon Kane] • (1930) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 279 • Wings in the Night • [Solomon Kane] • (1932) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 303 • The Shadow Kingdom • [Kull of Valusia] • (1929) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 327 • The Mirrors of Tuzun Thune • [Kull of Valusia] • (1929) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 334 • Kings of the Night • [Bran Mak Morn] • (1930) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 360 • The Phoenix on the Sword • [Conan] • (1932) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 379 • The Scarlet Citadel • [Conan] • (1931) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 410 • The Tower of the Elephant • [Conan] • (1933) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 430 • Rogues in the House • [Conan] • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 451 • Shadows in Zamboula • [Conan] • (1935) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 475 • Lines Written in the Realization That I Must Die • (1938) • poem by Robert E. Howard

Notes

No statement of printing or edition.
Colophon states that 3000 copies were printed. Actual number is 3004 copies per S.T. Joshi’s Sixty Years of Arkham House.
Derleth Thirty Years of Arkham House: 17.
Joshi Sixty Years of Arkham House: 17.
Jaffery The Arkham House Companion: 19.
Nielsen Arkham House Books: 17.

Publisher: Arkham House
Year : 1946
Book No. : Arkham House Publication #17
Edition : 1st
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 476
Cover : Hannes Bok
Illustrations : None
Cover art: Hannes Bok

Skull-Face and Others is a collection of fantasy and horror short stories by American writer Robert E. Howard. It was the author’s third book and was published by Arkham House in 1946 in an edition of 3,004 copies.

Most of the stories had originally appeared in the magazine Weird Tales.

Tags: August Derleth / E. Hoffmann Price / H. P. Lovecraft / Robert E. Howard