The Black Stranger and Other American Tales

A powerful compilation of heroic fantasy and horror tales from the founding father of the sword-and-sorcery genre includes "The Black Stranger," an action-packed novella in which the author's legendary hero Conan faces his ultimate ...

The Black Stranger and Other American Tales

The Black Stranger and Other American Tales

A powerful compilation of heroic fantasy and horror tales from the founding father of the sword-and-sorcery genre includes "The Black Stranger," an action-packed novella in which the author's legendary hero Conan faces his ultimate challenge, as well as "Pigeons from Hell," "Black Canaan," and other tales of the sinister forces that lurk beneath the surface of the ordinary life. Simultaneous.

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The Black Stranger and Other American Tales
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Robert Ervin Howard
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

A powerful compilation of heroic fantasy and horror tales from the founding father of the sword-and-sorcery genre includes "The Black Stranger," an action-packed novella in which the author's legendary hero Conan faces his ultimate challenge, as well as "Pigeons from Hell," "Black Canaan," and other tales of the sinister forces
The Neverending Hunt
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Paul Herman
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-08 - Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

Prepared by renowned Howard scholar Paul Herman with the assistance of Glenn Lord, this is the first new bibliography of Robert E. Howard since 1976. This massive volume contains more than twice as much information as the preceding biblio, The Last Celt. Robert E. Howard is considered the Godfather of
American Supernatural Tales
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: S. T. Joshi, Guillermo del Toro
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-01 - Publisher: Penguin

Part of a new six-volume series of the best in classic horror, selected by Academy Award-winning director of The Shape of Water Guillermo del Toro American Supernatural Tales is the ultimate collection of weird and frightening American short fiction. As Stephen King will attest, the popularity of the occult in
Robert E. Howard
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Leon Nielsen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-08 - Publisher: McFarland

Robert E. Howard published primarily in pulp magazines, creating memorable characters like Conan of Cimmeria. After his suicide at the age of 30, pulps continued publishing Howard material posthumously. His first hardcover book appeared in 1937, a year after his death. That book, A Gent from Bear Creek, is the
Conan Meets the Academy
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jonas Prida
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-10 - Publisher: McFarland

Robert E. Howard penned a series of fantasy stories in 1932 featuring Conan, a hulking warrior from “Cimmeria” who roamed the mythical Hyborian Age landscape engaging in heroic adventures. More than the quirky manifestation of Depression-era magazines, Conan the Barbarian has endured as a cultural mainstay for over 70 years.

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