(June 1979)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode
0714860292906
Editing
Roy Thomas (credited) (editor)

Slave of the Amazon Queen (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Earl Norem (credited) (signed as Norem) (painting)
Inks
Earl Norem (credited) (signed as Norem) (painting)
Colors
Earl Norem (credited) (signed as Norem) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Chabela; Nzinga
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ernie Chan (credited) (signed as Ernie over Chan)
Inks
Ernie Chan (credited) (signed as Ernie over Chan)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan, holding an axe in both hands, standing with his right foot on the throat of a large, dead reptile at the edge of some water.
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Indexer Notes

frontispiece

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga
Letters
typeset

Characters
Conan; Zuru
Reprints

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

recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The throne of sea-faring Zingara is in danger!
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Indexer Notes

Includes a map of The Hyborian Age of Conan.

The Quest for the Cobra Crown (Table of Contents: 4)

Conan / comic story / 43 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga (credited)
Letters
Joe Rosen (see notes)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The scene aboard the Petrel, proud ship of the Zingaran buccaneer Black Zarono, ia a grim one...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Zeltran; Chabela; Sigurd; Juma; Bwatu; Mbonani (villain, introduction); Zuru (villain, introduction); Shaka; Nzinga (villain, introduction); Tuta (villain, introduction); Menkara (villain); Zarono (villain); Thoth-Amon (villain)
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the novel Conan the Buccaneer by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter.
Continued in next issue.

Joe Rosen lettering credit from "Savage Sword of Conan: The Original Marvel Years Omnibus" (Marvel, 2019 series) #3).

Conan's World -- and Welcome to it! (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Blosser (credited)
Pencils
Kerry Gammill (signed as Kerry Gammill) (illustration)
Inks
Kerry Gammill (signed as Kerry Gammill) (illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Critical interest in Robert E. Howard and in Conan seems to be growing...
Characters
Conan
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Indexer Notes

One illustration.

The Ballad of Bêlit (Table of Contents: 6)

Conan / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited) (signed as JB); Ernie Chan (credited) (signed as Ernie over Chan); Marie Severin (credited)
Inks
John Buscema (credited); Ernie Chan (credited) (signed as Ernie over Chan)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now that Conan the Barbarian #100 has come, if not gone...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Bêlit
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Indexer Notes

Five character studies of Belit by Buscema/Gan. Two versions of the Conan #100 cover (by Buscema/Chan and Severin/Chan) and a prelim by Marie Severin.

The Return of Sir Richard Grenville (Table of Contents: 7)

Solomon Kane / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited) (adaptation); Robert E. Howard (credited) (original story)
Pencils
David Wenzel (credited)
Inks
David Wenzel (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Prologue, 1591: It was a proud fleet which, under the command of Lord Thomas Howard, set sail from England...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Solomon Kane; Sir Richard Grenville (death)
Synopsis
Sir Richard returns to help Kane overcome a band of slavers.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the poem "The Return of Sir Richard Grenville" by Robert E. Howard.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Letters from Kyle Gray, Vernon M. Clark, Joe Molloy, and Mary C. Erikson.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Slave of the Amazon Queen
    Conan
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. ["The throne of sea-faring Zingara is in danger!"]
  5. 4. The Quest for the Cobra Crown
    Conan
  6. 5. Conan's World -- and Welcome to it!
  7. 6. The Ballad of Bêlit
    Conan
  8. 7. The Return of Sir Richard Grenville
    Solomon Kane
  9. 8. ["Next issue: Conan battles the dreaded Devil-Tress of Gamburu..."]
  10. 9. ["Need some fresh paper to line the bottom of your pterodactyl cage?"]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Swords and Scrolls
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