The Robert E. Howard Reader

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The Robert E. Howard Reader
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The Robert E. Howard Reader edited by Darrell Schweitzer, Wildside Press, 2010
Author Darrell Schweitzer (editor)
Cover artist Mark Stout
Country United States
Language English
Genre Essays
Publisher Wildside Press
Publication date
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 212 p.
ISBN 978-0-8095-7167-3
OCLC 86167939

The Robert E. Howard Reader is a collection of essays on fantasy writer Robert E. Howard and his works, edited by Darrell Schweitzer. Originally scheduled for publication in 2007, it was ultimately published in September 2010 by Wildside Press.

The book consists of seventeen essays by various authors, together with an introduction by the editor. A few of the pieces were previously published as articles in George H. Scithers's fanzine Amra, the anthologies The Conan Swordbook (1969), The Conan Grimoire (1972), and Exploring Fantasy Worlds (1985), and the magazines The New York Review of Science Fiction and Weird Tales The remainder are original to the collection.


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