Conan the Barbarian #173 [Newsstand Edition]
(August 1985)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.65 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
0714860249808
Editing:
Larry Hama (Editor); Pat Redding (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

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #173 [Direct Edition].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Ernie Chan
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
?

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

Honor Among Thieves! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Bob Camp
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Tetra; Zacharus; Delmurio; Keiv, Kawagne; Nostume
Synopsis:
Conan, Tetra and her father Zacharus seek the second half of a treasure map held by a white man, Keiv, deep in pict lands. The map is found carved onto the chest of Delmurio. Pict shaman Kawagne plots with wizard Nostume against Conan. Keiv is betrayed by Nostume and turned into a hairy beast form.
Reprints:

The Adventures of Quick Bunny (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nestlé Quick / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

An Apology from Archie Goodwin (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Archie Goodwin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Barrie Leybourne, Rocky Sodin, Pierre Arseneault, Lane Dagnes, Nancy Sowers, Joel Servatius, Joseph Percefull, Martin Gaal, Paul Hollingsworth

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Honor Among Thieves!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. The Adventures of Quick Bunny
    Nestlé Quick
  4. 3. An Apology from Archie Goodwin
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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