Conan #4 - The Hall of the Dead and Other Stories
(June 2006)

Dark Horse, 2005 Series
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Volume
4
Price
17.95 USD
Pages
204
On-sale Date
2006-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dark Horse Books
Brand
Dark Horse 20 Years; Dark Horse Books
ISBN
978-1-59307-775-4; 1-59307-775-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781593077754 51795
Editing
Scott Allie (editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
typeset

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

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

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Cary Nord
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Cary Nord

Characters
Conan

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Cary Nord
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Cary Nord
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Foreword (Table of Contents: 4)

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Script
Mike Mignola
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My first Conan: Marvel Comics' Conan the Barbarian, issue 33, drawn by John Buscema, written by Roy Thomas.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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Cary Nord
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Cary Nord

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Conan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Know, o prince...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
The legend of Conan.
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Chapter One (Table of Contents: 7)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Harris
Inks
Tony Harris
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
?

The Magistrate's Wife (Table of Contents: 9)

Conan / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So. This is it, then.
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Wazir; Conan; Jiara; Iniri; Trojas; Guntar; Nestor; Utor; Surna
Synopsis
Conan brags of bedding the magistrate's wife during a theft.
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Chapter Two (Table of Contents: 10)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Tony Harris
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Tony Harris
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?
Letters
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Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord

The Hand of the Mighty (Table of Contents: 12)

Conan / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And were you... scared?
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Jiara; Surna; Nestor; Bator; Tzilus; Osshur; Iniri
Synopsis
Nestor works to capture Conan.
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Chapter Three (Table of Contents: 13)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Harris
Inks
Tony Harris
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?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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Pencils
Cary Nord
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Cary Nord

The Toad (Table of Contents: 15)

Conan / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard (original story); Mike Mignola (adaptation)
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain, your men are quiet.
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Nestor; Jerim
Synopsis
Conan comes to a city, deserted except for toads.
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of "The Hall of the Dead" a 2 page outline by Robert E. Howard.

Chapter Four (Table of Contents: 16)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Tony Harris
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Tony Harris
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?
Letters
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Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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Cary Nord
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Cary Nord

The Serpent (Table of Contents: 18)

Conan / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard (original story); Mike Mignola (adaptation)
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Roonk
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Nestor
Synopsis
Conan fights a giant toad.
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of "The Hall of the Dead" a 2 page outline by Robert E. Howard.

Chapter Five (Table of Contents: 19)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Harris
Inks
Tony Harris
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord

The Hall of the Dead (Table of Contents: 21)

Conan / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard (original story); Mike Mignola (adaptation)
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uth nug aal emm et
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Nestor; Jiara; Surna
Synopsis
Conan and Nestor loot the hall of the dead.
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of "The Hall of the Dead" a 2 page outline by Robert E. Howard.

Chapter Six (Table of Contents: 22)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Harris; Jim Clark; J. D. Mettler
Inks
Tony Harris; Jim Clark; J. D. Mettler
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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Pencils
Cary Nord
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Cary Nord

Dogs of the Hills (Table of Contents: 24)

Conan / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Timothy Truman
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was dawn in the city of thieves in western Zamora.
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Iniri; Jerim; Tzilus; Conan; Jiara; Nhar; Nestor
Synopsis
New magistrate Nhar is cracking down on the criminals and beggars in Zamora.
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Chapter Seven (Table of Contents: 25)

Conan / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Harris; Jim Clark; J. D. Mettler
Inks
Tony Harris; Jim Clark; J. D. Mettler
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Jiara; Nestor
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord

The Sons of Bel (Table of Contents: 27)

Conan / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Timothy Truman
Pencils
Cary Nord
Inks
Cary Nord
Colors
Dave Stewart
Letters
Richard Starkings; Jimmy Betancourt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bandits!
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Jiara; Muric; Egrun; Grak'Ka; Uun'Tha; Nestor
Synopsis
Conan and Jiara are captured by the hill men.
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Howardian versus Lovecraftian: An Epistolary Friendship and Literary Influence (Table of Contents: 28)

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Script
Mark Finn
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Mike Mignola; Cary Nord
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Mike Mignola
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
"The Hall of the Dead" is one of the tantalizing fragments of writing that Robert E. Howard left behind.
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Conan

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Foreword
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. ["Know, o prince..."]
    Conan
  8. 7. Chapter One
    Conan
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. The Magistrate's Wife
    Conan
  11. 10. Chapter Two
    Conan
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. The Hand of the Mighty
    Conan
  14. 13. Chapter Three
    Conan
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
  16. 15. The Toad
    Conan
  17. 16. Chapter Four
    Conan
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. The Serpent
    Conan
  20. 19. Chapter Five
    Conan
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. The Hall of the Dead
    Conan
  23. 22. Chapter Six
    Conan
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. Dogs of the Hills
    Conan
  26. 25. Chapter Seven
    Conan
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
  28. 27. The Sons of Bel
    Conan
  29. 28. Howardian versus Lovecraftian: An Epistolary Friendship and Literary Influence
  30. 29. [Conan]
  31. 30. ["Also from Dark Horse Books"]
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
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