Conan the Barbarian #142 [Direct Edition]
(January 1983)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (Editor); Danny Fingeroth (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Modern size
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Conan; Theta; Devourer of Women

The Maze, the Man, the Monster (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
sword and sorcery; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Conan; Theta; Rhula (dies); Bethene (dies); Lohla (dies); Forbos the Bull (dies); Army of Eunuchs [Bolo; Marko; Tumak]; Auctioneer; Catrina; Devourer of Women (a minotaur, dies); Dalvante (mentioned)
Synopsis:
Conan helps Theta look for her sisters (Rhula, Bethene and Lola), who have been sold into slavery. Suspecting Forbos, Conan tricks him into "buying" Theta. Theta and Conan discover that Forbos is half-man/half-bull and has been feeding his harem, and Theta's sisters, to the Devourer of Women. Conan kills the Devourer to save Theta and Forbos dies because they were linked.
Keywords:
Cimmeria; Forbos's Castle; Port of Belthem; the Maze

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Louise Jones; Danny Fingeroth
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from D.J. Walsh, John Loewen, Gene Holzer, David Armel, William P. Thomas, Regan Taylor and William Ng.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Maze, the Man, the Monster
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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