(November 1977)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1977-10-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Barcode
0714860292911
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions
Magazine
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Tower of the Elephant (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Earl Norem (signed)(painting)
Inks
Earl Norem (signed)(painting)
Colors
Earl Norem (signed)(painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints
Keywords
elephant gods; giant spiders; swords

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vicente Alcazar (signed)
Inks
Vicente Alcazar (signed)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan sits on throne with two girl at his feet playing the harp and one pouring wine.
Reprints

The Tower of the Elephant (Table of Contents: 2)

Conan / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Taurus; Yag-Kosha; Yara
Synopsis
Young Conan breaks into the fabled Tower of the Elephant in order to steal the gem known as the Heart of the Elephant. Inside, he finds a noble creature ensnared by the evil sorcerer Yara.
Reprints
Keywords
Arenjun; City of Thieves; Zamora

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story "The Tower of the Elephant" by Robert E. Howard. This story is also adapted in Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #4 and in Conan (Dark Horse, 2004 series) #20–22.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Conan the Barbarian / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Swackles, Thuds and Blunders (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Don Thompson; Maggie Thompson
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Article on the fanzine Amra.

Fionn McCumhal Day in East-Mere or How Conan Might Spend a Sunday in Buffalo, New York. (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Michael C. Mahaney
Pencils
Larry Stachniak (photo); Greg Puchalski (photo)
Inks
Larry Stachniak (photo); Greg Puchalski (photo)
Letters
typeset

Cimmeria (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Tim Conrad
Letters
?

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Swords and Scrolls / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tower of the Elephant
    Conan
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  3. 2. The Tower of the Elephant
    Conan
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  5. 4. Swackles, Thuds and Blunders
  6. 5. Fionn McCumhal Day in East-Mere or How Conan Might Spend a Sunday in Buffalo, New York.
  7. 6. Cimmeria
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Swords and Scrolls
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