The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian
Ballantine Books - Del Rey
Year :
December 2003 (Trade paperback)
Year :
November 2005 (Hardcover)
Book No. : 0345461517  (Trade paperback)
Book No. :
0345483855  (Hardcover)
Edition : 1st
Format : Trade paperback
Format :
Hardcover with dust jacket
Pages : 492
Cover art : Mark Schultz
Illustrations : Mark Schultz
   The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian
Other editions:
Wandering Star
Science Fiction
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"Artist's Forward"
"Introduction" by Patrice Louinet
"Cimmeria" (poem)
"The Phoenix on the Sword"
"The Frost-Giant's Daughter"
"The God in the Bowl"
"The Tower of the Elephant"
"The Scarlet Citadel"
"Queen of the Black Coast"
"Black Colossus"
"Iron Shadows in the Moon"
"Xuthal of the Dusk"
"The Pool of the Black One"
"Rogues in the House"
"The Vale of Lost Women"
"The Devil in Iron"
"The Phoenix on the Sword" (first submitted draft)
Notes on Various Peoples of the Hyborian Age
The Hyborian Age
Untitled Synopsis  "A squad of Zamorian soldiers, led ..."
Untitled Synopsis ("The Scarlet Citadel")
Untitled Synopsis ("Black Colossus")
Untitled  Fragment "The battlefield stretched silent, ..."
Untitled Synopsis "The setting: The city of Shumballa, .."
Untitled Draft "Amboola awakened slowly, ..."
Hyborian Names and Countries
Hyborian Age Maps
Hyborian Genesis by Patrice Louinet
Notes on the Conan Typescripts and the Chronology
by Patrice Louinet
Notes on the original Howard texts
Edited by Patrice Louinet
Series Editor Rusty Burke
Design by Marcelo Anciano
Typography by Stuart Williams
The texts for this edition were based on Howard's original typescripts or the first published appearance if a typescript was unavailable.
The color illustrations from the Wandering Star edition are reproduced in black and white in the trade paperback edition and in color in the hardcover edition.