THE COMING OF CONAN. Robert E. Howard.


New York: Gnome Press, Inc. Publishers, [1953]. Octavo, jacket art by Frank Kelly Freas, boards. First edition. The fourth Gnome Press Conan. Collects seven stories, five first published in WEIRD TALES in 1929, 1933 and 1934, and two previously unpublished stories, "The God in the Bowl" and "The Frost-Giant's Daughter," both revised by L. Sprague de Camp. The contents also include the following bibliographical material: reprint of a Howard letter to P. Schuyler Miller, H. P. Lovecraft letter to Donald Wollheim about Howard, and part 1 of Howard's essay The Hyborian Age. Some rubbing to lower board edges, a nearly fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a 17 mm closed tear to the upper front panel at spine fold, a small chip to the head of the spine panel and mild shelf wear to the corner tips and base of spine panel. (24833). Item #24833

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