This is a massive hardcover facsimile volume of Howards works from Oriental Stories, Magic Carpet, Thrilling Adventures, Golden Fleece, Strange Tales, Marvel Tales, Argosy, Strange Detective Stories, Super Detective Stories, Thrilling Mystery and Spicy Adventures. Includes all interior illustrations.

This volume is printed in hardback with dust jacket, in a limited first edition with quantity of only 75 copies, each individually numbered. Cover art by Dough Klauba; Book design by Neil and Leigh Mechem; title page illustration by Neil Mechem (only on the limited edition). The reprint edition is not numbered and without the illustration.

Scanned right from the original pulp pages. No editing. No reset text.

This book is sold out and out of stock. It was published by Girasol Collectables.

Contents

  • iv • Introduction (The Exotic Writings of Robert E. Howard) • essay by Leigh Mechem and Neil Mechem
  • 2 • The Voice of El-Lil • (1930) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 18 • Red Blades of Black Cathay • non-genre • (1931) • novelette by Robert E. Howard and Tevis Clyde Smith
  • 39 •  Letter (Oriental Stories, Summer 1932) • [Letters to Oriental Stories / Magic Carpet Magazine] • (1932) • essay by Robert E. Howard (variant of To “Oriental Stories”, ca. Spring 1932 (“Brundage did a fine job in the cover illustration…”) 2007)
  • 39 •  Letter (Magic Carpet Magazine, January 1933) • [Letters to Oriental Stories / Magic Carpet Magazine] • (1933) • essay by Robert E. Howard (variant of To “Magic Carpet”, ca. November 1932 (“Thanks very much for the remarks and quotations…”) 2007)
  • 39 •  Letter (Magic Carpet Magazine, April 1933) • [Letters to Oriental Stories / Magic Carpet Magazine] • (1933) • essay by Robert E. Howard (variant of To “Magic Carpet”, ca. March 1933 (“Congratulations on the quality and appearance…”) 2008)
  • 40 • Hawks of Outremer • non-genre • [Cormac FitzGeoffrey] • (1931) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 60 • The Blood of Belshazzar • non-genre • [Cormac FitzGeoffrey] • (1931) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 80 • The Sowers of the Thunder • non-genre • (1932) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 107 • Lord of Samarcand • non-genre • (1932) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 131 • The Lion of Tiberias • non-genre • (1933) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 151 • Alleys of Darkness • [Dennis Dorgan] • (1934) • short story by Robert E. Howard [as by Patrick Ervin]
  • 161 • The Shadow of the Vulture • non-genre • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 189 • The Treasures of Tartary • [Kirby O’Donnell] • (1935) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 202 • Son of the White Wolf • [El Borak] • (1936) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 222 • Black Vulmea’s Vengeance • [Terence Vulmea] • (1938) • novella by Robert E. Howard
  • 257 • Fan Letter (Golden Fleece, March 1937) • (1937) • essay by uncredited
  • 258 • Gates of Empire • (1939) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 289 • People of the Dark • (1932) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 303 • The Cairn on the Headland • (1933) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 317 • The Garden of Fear • [James Allison] • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 336 • The Dead Remember • (1936) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 342 • Black Talons • (1933) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 354 • The Tomb’s Secret • [Steve Harrison] • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard [as by Patrick Ervin]
  • 370 • Fangs of Gold • [Steve Harrison] • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 390 • Names in the Black Book • [Steve Harrison] • (1934) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 412 • Graveyard Rats • [Steve Harrison] • (1936) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 428 • Black Wind Blowing • (1936) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 444 • She Devil • [Wild Bill Clanton] • (1936) • short story by Robert E. Howard [as by Sam Walser]
  • 458 • Desert Blood • [Wild Bill Clanton] • (1936) • short story by Robert E. Howard [as by Sam Walser]
  • 472 • The Dragon of Kao Tsu • [Wild Bill Clanton] • (1936) • short story by Robert E. Howard [as by Sam Walser]
  • 486 • The Purple Heart of Erlik • [Wild Bill Clanton] • (1936) • short story by Robert E. Howard [as by Sam Walser]
  • 500 • Murderer’s Grog • [Wild Bill Clanton] • (1937) • short story by Robert E. Howard [as by Sam Walser]
One of my copies with a slipcase.
Year : October 2006
Book No. : None
Edition : 1st
Format : Hardcover with dust jacket
Pages : 513
Cover : Dough Klauba
Illustrations : See above
Howard Works ISFDB

 

Notes

The first edition is limited to 75 numbered copies and includes a title page illustration by Neil Mechem.
The regular edition is the same but not numbered and not title page illustration.
Book design by Neil and Leigh Mechem.
This is a massive hardcover facsimile volume which includes Howard’s works from ORIENTAL STORIES, MAGIC CARPET, THRILLING ADVENTURES, GOLDEN FLEECE, STRANGE TALES, MARVEL TALES, ARGOSY, STRANGE DETECTIVE STORIES, SUPER DETECTIVE STORIES, THRILLING MYSTERY, and SPICY ADVENTURE. All the interior illustrations are included plus letters to the editor. Scanned right from the original pulp pages. No editing. No reset text.

Limited edition: Numbered edition of 75 copies. Red cloth binding with gold lettering on the spine. 

 

This is a massive hardcover facsimile volume of Howards works from Oriental Stories, Magic Carpet, Thrilling Adventures, Golden Fleece, Strange Tales, Marvel Tales, Argosy, Strange Detective Stories, Super Detective Stories, Thrilling Mystery and Spicy Adventures. Includes all interior illustrations.

This volume is printed in hardback with dust jacket, in a limited first edition with quantity of only 75 copies, each individually numbered. Cover art by Dough Klauba; Book design by Neil and Leigh Mechem; title page illustration by Neil Mechem (only on the limited edition). The reprint edition is not numbered and without the illustration.

Scanned right from the original pulp pages. No editing. No reset text.

This book is sold out and out of stock. It was published by Girasol Collectables.

Tags: Cormac FitzGeoffrey / Douglas Klauba / El Borak / Leigh Mechem / Patrick Ervin / Robert E. Howard / Sam Walser / Steve Harrison / Tevis Clyde Smith / Wild Bill Clanton