Shipwrecked on a mysterious island, two sailors find traces of a lost civilization – and memories of their own impossible part in it! …The „last words” of an operatic tenor bring the music of hell to the man who destroyed him….Turlogh O’Brien, mighty Gaelic warrior who serves no master but gold and blood, battles for a kingdom against the fearful ancient gods of Bal-Sagoth. All together for the first time in The Gods of Bal-Sagoth.

The Gods of Bal-Sagoth appeared in Weird Tales October 1931.

Contents

  • 1 • The Gods of Bal-Sagoth • [Turlogh O’Brien] • (1931) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 53 • Casonetto’s Last Song • (1973) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 59 • King of the Forgotten People • (1966) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 87 • Usurp the Night • [Cthulhu Mythos Tales] • (1970) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 113 • The Curse of the Golden Skull • [Kull of Valusia] • (1967) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 119 • The Shadow of the Beast • non-genre • (1977) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 135 • Nekht Semerkeht • (1977) • novelette by Robert E. Howard and Andrew J. Offutt
  • 169 • Restless Waters • (1974) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 179 • The Isle of the Eons • novelette by Robert E. Howard

Notes

First appearance: “The Isle of the Eons”
“Nekht Semerkeht” is supposedly the last story REH ever worked on.
First Ace printing: April 1979

Publisher:Ace
Year :April 1979
Book No. :ISBN-10: 0441295258
Edition :1st
Format :Paperback
Pages :235
Cover :Sanjulian
Illustrations :None

Source: Wikipedia

Cover art by Sanjulian
Cover art by Sanjulian

The Gods of Bal-Sagoth

Shipwrecked on a mysterious island, two sailors find traces of a lost civilization – and memories of their own impossible part in it! …The „last words” of an operatic tenor bring the music of hell to the man who destroyed him….Turlogh O’Brien, mighty Gaelic warrior who serves no master but gold and blood, battles for a kingdom against the fearful ancient gods of Bal-Sagoth. All together for the first time in The Gods of Bal-Sagoth.

Tags: Cthulhu Mythos / King Kull / Robert E. Howard / Sanjulian / Turlogh O'Brien