Conan the Barbarian #168 [Direct Edition]
(March 1985)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.30 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Larry Hama (Editor); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #11, 100, 115)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Armando Gil [as A] (signed)
Inks:
Armando Gil [as A] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Villardo

The Bird-Woman and the Beast! (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Alhambra; Villardo; Snake Girl (mentioned); the Fat Lady (mentioned); Two-Headed Man (mentioned); the Lad Suckled and Reared by Wolves (mentioned); Jerbeau; the Twins (die); Man-Bats of Ur-Xanarrh [Berqa'am (dies); Narq'eh (dies)]; Emerald Jinns of Ur-Xanarrh (mentioned); Barenzo (dies)
Synopsis:
Conan is reunited with the winged-woman, Alhambra, who is trapped as a circus act.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Akah Ma'at; circus

Indexer Notes

Original indexer credited Ernie Chan as inker, actual comic lists John Buscema as inker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Sergio Aragon├ęs; ?
Inks:
Sergio Aragon├ęs; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Groo; Archie Goodwin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Matthew-Louis M. Levin, R. E. Miller Esq, Butch Sanderson, Richard Toogood, Neil Fleckenstein, Jonathon B. Bennett, Russell Jones and John Locke.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Bird-Woman and the Beast!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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