Title CONAN. PARTIAL SET + 2. 1. CONAN / 2. OF CIMMERIA / 3. THE FREEBOOTER / 6. THE BUCCANEER / 7. THE WARRIOR / 8. THE USURPER / 9. THE CONQUEROR / 10. THE AVENGER / 11. OF AQUILONIA / 12. OF THE ISLES + CONAN THE LIBERATOR & CONAN THE FLAME KNIFE.
Binding Mass Market Paperbacks
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher New York Ace / Bantam
Illustrator Frank Frazetta, Boris Vallejo, Estaban Maroto, et al.
Seller ID 29979
12 books in total, 6 7/8" H, consisting of a broken set (volumes 1,2,3,6,188.8.131.52,11&12) plus 2 volumes from other series - all are Ace Books except 'The Liberator which is Bantam. Main series has white spines except volume 11 which has a black spine. Many with Frank Frazetta cover art. Each of the main series has a b&w map, 'Flame Knife' is illustrated throughout in b&w by Estaban Maroto, 'The Liberator' is illustrated by Tim Kirk. 1. Conan - 221 pp,1967, 5th printing - "Seven of the most exciting and fantastic adventures ever created - the unforgettable tales of the mighty Conan." 2. Conan of Cimmeria - 189 pp, 1969, 7th printing - "Eight harrowing, demonic adventures in the life of Conan." 3. Conan the Freebooter - 223 pp, 1968, 6th printing - Contains: Hawks Over Shem; Black Colossus; Shadows in the Moonlight; The Road of the Eagles; A Witch Shall Be Born. 6. Conan the Buccaneer - 191 pp, 1971 - "Thrill with the most colossal hero of epic fantasy as he battles the demonic powers of Thoth-Ammon in a mighty adventure in search of fabulous treasure and a beautiful princess!". 7. Conan the Warrior - 222 pp, 1981 reprint - Contains: Red Nails; Jewels of Gwahlur; Beyond the Black River. 8. Conan the Usurper - 254 pp, 1981 reprint - Contains: The Treasure of Tranicos; The Phoenix on the Sword; The Scarlet Citadel; Wolves Beyond the Border. 9. Conan the Conqueror - 222 pp, 1967, 4th printing - "His body a prisoner of chains that not even his colossal limbs could tear assunder; his mind commanded by Xaltotum, demonic master of black magic, Conan the Cimmerian, King of Aquilonia, blasts his way to victory in this thrilling novel". 10. Conan the Avenger - 192 pp, 1968, 5th printing - "Peace had reigned in Aquilonia, but when his beloved Queen Zenobia is stolen before his very eyes, Conan, the great barbarian king, cannot rest until he saves her. And so the most stupendous hero of fantasy-adventure returns to the battlefield, matching his savage strength against the msot montrous forces of evil and doom." 11. Conan of Aquilonia - 171 pp, 1977, 16th printing - Contains: The Witch of the Mists; Black Sphinx of Nebthu; Red Moon of Zembabwei; Shadows in the Skull. 12. Conan of the Isles - 189 pp, 1968, 7th printing - "(Conan) flees the peaceful safety of his kingdom of Aquilonia when a sudden and terrifying catastrophe shatters the very roots of his existence. With his fearless sword and fierce strength, Conan the colossus from Cimmeria battles a host of diabolic foes in this thrillng tale of magical adventure." Non-series: 1. Conan the Flame Knife - 159 pp, 1982, third Ace printing - Contains: Knives in the Dark; The Black Country; The Hidden Ones; Whispering Swords; The Mask Falls; The Haunter of the Gulches; Death in the Palace; Wolves at Bay; The Fate of Yanaidar. 2. Conan the Liberator - 214 pp, 1979, 2nd Bantam printing - "The hour of darkness was upon Aquilonia, proudest kingdom of the great Hyborian world. Brave men cowered, for a madman wore the crown. Now mighty Conan, sword in hand, girded himself for a terrible confrontation. Chosen commander-in-chief of the rebels, the great hero faced a deadly foe, Numedides, mad king of Aquilonia, and his vaunted sorcerer, Thulandra Thuu. Who would survive this monstrous battle of good and evil?" Interiors - very light browning to pages and inside of cover of most volumes, one volume with a large bookstore stamp on inside of front cover clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exteriors - very light browning to most text block edges; vol. 1 has a crease down the rear cover; vol. 2 has an inked-out price on front cover; vol. 3 has a small number stamped on top of text block; vol. 8 has a tiny scuff on the front cover and a tiny tear at top of spine - repaired; vol. 9 has a tiny tear at top of spine - repaired; last volume has many tiny areas of paper/glue residue on covers and inked-out price on front cover; volumes have minor to very light edge wear; three volumes have some light wrinkling on spine.