|"Introduction" by L. Sprague de Camp
|"The Treasure of Tranicos"
|"The Treasure of Tranicos" by
L. Sprague de Camp
The background behind the story.
|"Skald in the Post Qaks" by L.
Sprague de Camp
|Price: $2.50 (1st
Price: $2.75 (2nd printing)
|"The Black Stranger" was
originally written as a Conan story for
WEIRD TALES that was not accepted.
REH rewrote it into
a Black Vulmea story ("Swords of the Red Brotherhood"),
which was also not accepted.
L Sprague DeCamp found "Swords of the
Red Brotherhood" and rewrote it into a different
Conan story ("The Treasure of Tranicos").
|This book is lavishly illustrated by
There are 59 black and white illustrations.
Some fill part of a page, some are full page, and some are double page