The Return of Conan Author:L Sprague De Camp THE RETURN OF CONAN — "Suddenly the slim form of the queen was shrouded in night. A black pall fell over the company. Secret words were mumbled into handkerchiefs by painted lips and bearded mouths. An icy breath of doom swept through the hall. The ground trembled with thunder, The queen screamed." — Peace had reign in Aquilonia-but it could not r... more »eign for long. With his beloved Queen Zenobia stolen before his very eyes, Conan, the mighty barbarian king, could not rest until he saved her . . . even if it meant battling alone all the armed hosts in the world or entering the gates of Hell!
A triumph of epic swords and sorcery . . . "A vividness, a color, a dreamdust sparkle. . ."-Damon Knight« less