Lord of the Dead

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Lord of the Dead
Lord of the dead.jpg
Cover of the first edition
Author Robert E. Howard
Illustrator G. Duncan Eagleson
Cover artist G. Duncan Eagleson
Country United States
Language English
Genre Crime short stories
Publisher Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc.
Publication date
Media type Print (hardback)
Pages 187 pp
ISBN 0-937986-35-6
OCLC 8357599
813/.52 19
LC Class PS3515.O842 L6 1981

Lord of the Dead is a collection of crime short stories by Robert E. Howard. It was first published in 1981 by Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc. in an edition of 1,250 copies. The stories are pastiches of Sax Rohmer.


  • "Introduction—From Limehouse to River Street", by Robert E. Briney
  • "The Lord of the Dead"
  • "Names in the Black Book"
  • "The Mystery of Tannernoe Lodge", with Fred Blosser