The Centaur Press publication ‘Solomon Kane’ consists of five stories and two poems. Jeff Jones created the cover art.

Contents

  • 7 • Introduction (Solomon Kane) • (1970) • essay by Albert E. Gechter
  • 13 • The Right Hand of Doom • [Solomon Kane] • (1968) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 20 • Red Shadows • [Solomon Kane] • (1928) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 63 • Rattle of Bones • [Solomon Kane] • (1929) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 74 • The Castle of the Devil • [Solomon Kane] • (1968) • short story by Robert E. Howard
  • 79 • Blades of the Brotherhood • [Solomon Kane] • (1968) • novelette by Robert E. Howard
  • 122 • The Return of Sir Richard Grenville • (1968) • poem by Robert E. Howard
  • 124 • Solomon Kane’s Homecoming • [Solomon Kane] • (1936) • poem by Robert E. Howard

Notes

Centaur Press Edition, February 1971″; no number lineThe publication history of the publication is poorly documented. This appears to be the first printing. First printing of 20,000 copies per Chalker and Owings.

2nd printing – 1974, priced at $1.25 Called “Third Big Edition” but there is no record of a “Second” edition before it.

3rd printing – 1976, priced at $1.50 “The Illustrated Edition”

There is also a ‘Haddock edition’ which is considered unauthorized and printed in Hungary. The copyright page says that it’s copyright 1968 Glenn Lord and that it’s printed in Hungary for the publishers Peter Haddock Limited.

Publisher : Centaur Press
Year : February 1971
Book No. : 0-87818-005-2 [978-0-87818-005-9]
Edition : 1st (see notes)
Format : Paperback
Pages : 126
Cover : Jeff Jones
Illustrations : David Wenzel (only the illustrated edition)
Cover art by Jeff Jones
Cover art by Jeff Jones. 2nd. edition
Art by Jeff Jones - the Haddock edition

The Centaur Press publication ‘Solomon Kane’ consists of five stories and two poems. Jeff Jones created the cover art.

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