(September 1971)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
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

The Garden of Fear (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas; Robert E. Howard (original story)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Sal Buscema
Colors
Mimi Gold; Barry Smith
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
654-Z
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Jenna; Halamar; The Winged One
Synopsis
The Winged One's soldiers capture Jenna in a raid on Conan's camp, Conan returns the favor believing The Winged One slain in the fight, as he retrieves Jenna, with the assistance of Halamar.
Reprints
Keywords
lost valley; man-eating flowers; Primitive village; woolly mammoths

Indexer Notes

Comics adaptation of Robert E. Howard's short story "The Garden of Fear".

Coloring credits acknowledged by Barry Windsor-Smith in Spectrum Super Special #3 [2005]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

The Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Indisputably Irrelevant Items of Incontestably Lasting Inconsequence! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Sam Rosen; Morrie Kuramoto ?

Indexer Notes

Letters from Michael Reaves, Michael Barson, and Harry S. Fung; includes house ad for Marvel Spotlight #1 (Red Wolf).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Garden of Fear!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Garden of Fear
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  4. 3. Indisputably Irrelevant Items of Incontestably Lasting Inconsequence!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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