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KING CONAN by  Robert E Howard - First edition - [1953] - from John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 20871)

KING CONAN

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KING CONAN

by Howard, Robert E

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A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing and tape re-enforcement to verso of spine ends. (20871)
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New York: Gnome Press, Inc., Publishers, [1953]. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing and tape re-enforcement to verso of spine ends. (20871). Octavo, cloth. The third Gnome Conan. Collects five stories, which includes the "Jewels of Gwahlur," one of four first published in WEIRD TALES in 1932, 1933 and 1935, and one previously unpublished story, "The Black Stranger," revised by L. Sprague de Camp and published here as "The Treasure of Tranicos." With an introduction by L. Sprague De Camp.

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Bookseller
John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
20871
Title
KING CONAN
Author
Howard, Robert E
Book condition
Used - A fine copy in a fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing and tape re-enforcement to verso of spine ends. (20871)
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Gnome Press, Inc., Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
[1953]
Keywords
Fantasy . SC
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