Conan the Barbarian #47 [Regular Edition]
(February 1975)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas
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 has variants.

Book includes cardboard tear-out subscription order form and essay on Conan's parents by Fred Blosser.


The Goblins Strike at Midnight! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Characters
Conan; hobgoblins
Reprints

Goblins in the Moonlight! (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
John Costanza; Joe Rosen

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; hobgoblins
Synopsis
Setting: Western border wastelands. Conan saves Zoqqanor by fighting hobgoblins.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 6. Adapted from the Belmont novel "Kothar and the Conjurer's Curse" by Gardner F. Fox. Costanza lettering on pages 1,3-4 and 6-9. Rosen lettering on pages 2 and 5.

Sanctuary! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Wally Wood
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
Glynis Wein ?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Due to Conan pages lost in the mail this story was reprinted as a filler.

Conan's Parents (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Blosser; Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Reprint of an essay from Howard Collector. Preceded by an "editorial aside" from Roy Thomas explaining the truncation of this issue's main story.

The Dawning (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Tim Conrad (signed)
Inks
Tim Conrad (signed)
Colors
Glynis Wein ?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Conan

Indexer Notes

Conan pinup.

The Hyborian Page (Table of Contents: 5)

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Goblins Strike at Midnight!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Goblins in the Moonlight!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. Sanctuary!
  4. 3. Conan's Parents
  5. 4. The Dawning
    Conan the Barbarian
  6. 5. The Hyborian Page
    The Hyborian Page
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