Robert E. Howard
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Robert E. Howard

(1906-1936) Robert Erwin Howard was born and rasied in rural Texas, where he lived all his life. The son of a pioneer physician, he began writing professionally at the age of fifteen. Howard killed himself in June 1936 when he learned that his beloved mother had fallen into a coma.
Photo by English: Studio photograph commisioned by Robert E. Howard [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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    • Robert E. Howard's Conan the Cimmerian Barbarian

    • The Complete Weird Tales Omnibus
    • By: Robert E. Howard, Finn J. D. John
    • Narrated by: Finn J. D. John
    • Length: 35 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 329
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 303
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 302

    This collection contains all of Robert E. Howard's Conan the Cimmerian stories published during his lifetime, contextualized with biographical details of their author....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Reading!

    • By Jackson on 07-19-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 23 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 441
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 383
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 384

    Robert E. Howard, renowned creator of Conan the Barbarian, was also a master at conjuring tales of hair-raising horror.....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Table of Contents

    • By Ben Preston on 02-05-15

    Regular price: $38.49

    • The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 18 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,286
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 974
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 981

    Between the years when the oceans drank Atlantis and the gleaming cities, there was an age undreamed of, when shining kingdoms lay spread across the world like blue mantles beneath the stars....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Perfect Introduction

    • By Wes on 11-09-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Savage Tales of Solomon Kane

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 340
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 285

    With Conan the Cimmerian, Robert E. Howard created more than the greatest action hero of the twentieth century---he also launched a genre that came to be known as sword and sorcery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well Done

    • By Keith C. Parsels on 02-20-10

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Bloody Crown of Conan

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 17 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 533
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 350
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 352

    In his hugely influential and tempestuous career, Robert E. Howard created the genre that came to be known as sword and sorcery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome! Crom and Steel! Long live Conan!

    • By Kirk on 09-05-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Conquering Sword of Conan

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 17 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 412
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 328
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 332

    In a meteoric career that covered only a dozen years, Robert E. Howard defined the sword and sorcery genre....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The definitive Conan

    • By Jesse on 11-03-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Bran Mak Morn

    • The Last King
    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 115
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 105

    From Robert E. Howard's fertile imagination sprang some of fiction's greatest heroes, including Conan the Cimmerian, King Kull, and Solomon Kane....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Its not the mighty Conan

    • By rick on 10-10-15

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Kull

    • Exile of Atlantis
    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 185
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 127

    In a meteoric career that spanned a mere 12 years, Robert E. Howard single-handedly invented the genre that came to be called sword and sorcery....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Glimpses of Brilliance

    • By Troy on 08-22-15

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Phoenix on the Sword

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Jim Roberts
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    At this stage in Conan's career, he is king of Aquilonia, having overthrown and killed the previous king....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Know your Conan.

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-06-18

    Regular price: $10.46

    • Red Nails

    • By: Robert E Howard
    • Narrated by: Felbrigg Napoleon Herriot
    • Length: 3 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Conan and Valeria discover a lost city that is walled in and roofed over, allowing none to enter or leave....

    Regular price: $5.15

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