Contains several untitled typescripts. The untitled synopses and the note about Hernando de Guzman are copies of Howard typescripts. “The Silver Heel” synopsis is missing the first two pages.
“A Boy, a Beehive, and a Chinaman” is a copy of Howard’s handwritten school theme paper. The untitled poem on page 15 is incomplete. The fragment on the back cover is a color copy of Howard’s typed draft, p. 15, that ends in a synopsis of the remainder of the story.

Not available for individual sale. This newsletter was provided to Friends of REH and Legacy Circle members of the Robert E. Howard Foundation. It is a limited edition and all surplus copies will be destroyed at year’s end.

Contents

  • 2 •  Letter from the Secretary (The Robert E. Howard Foundation Newsletter #2) • essay by Paul Herman
  • 3 • Untitled fragment (“The Seeker thrust warily…”) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 4 • Untitled Synopsis (“The Slugger’s Game”) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 4 • Untitled Synopsis (“A Knight of the Round Table”) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 5 • Untitled Synopsis (“General Ironfist”) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 6 • Untitled Synopsis (“Sluggers on the Beach”) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 7 • Untitled Synopsis (“Dark Shanghai”) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
  • 8 • Untitled Synopsis (“The Silver Heel”) • [Steve Harrison] • short fiction by Robert E. Howard (variant of The Silver Heel (synopsis))
  • 8 • Note (“Hernando de Guzman, born in Saragossa…”) • essay by Robert E. Howard
  • 9 • A Boy, a Beehive, and a Chinaman • (1984) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 14 • Untitled poem (“Fill up my goblet; let the rafter ring; …”) • poem by Robert E. Howard
  • 15 • The Builders [Version 3] (“The towers stand recorders…”) • poem by Robert E. Howard
  • 15 • Untitled poem fragment (“Brazen thewed giant of a grimmer Age…”) • poem by Robert E. Howard
  • 16 •  Theme — real experience?, Imaginary? • interior artwork by Robert E. Howard
  • bc • Nekht Semerkeht (fragment) • (2005) • short fiction by Robert E. Howard
Publisher :The Robert E. Howard Foundation
Year :Fall 2007
Type:Newsletter/fanzine
Format :Periodical  (8.5 x 11, saddle stapled)
Pages :18
Cover :Photo
Illustrations :Robert E. Howard

Notes

Prepared for publication by Damon Sasser
Editor: Patrice Louinet

Saddle stapled, wraps. Page numbers include covers.
Distributed to members of The Robert E. Howard Foundation.

The Robert E. Howard Foundation Newsletter v1 #2

Contains several untitled typescripts. The untitled synopses and the note about Hernando de Guzman are copies of Howard typescripts. “The Silver Heel” synopsis is missing the first two pages.
“A Boy, a Beehive, and a Chinaman” is a copy of Howard’s handwritten school theme paper. The untitled poem on page 15 is incomplete. The fragment on the back cover is a color copy of Howard’s typed draft, p. 15, that ends in a synopsis of the remainder of the story.

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