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Snout in the Dark, the (1969) [Short Story]
by Lin Carter L. Sprague de Camp Robert E. Howard Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Conan Chronicles, the

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

The throne of Queen Tananda of Meroe is under threat from Lord Tuthmes, a scheming nobleman, when Conan rescues her from a rampaging mob and made Captain of the guard. Tuthmes has under his control a demon with pig-like snout and tusks that Conan must confront before the terror of the populace explodes.

Unfinished draft and outline of Howard (story originally set in Shumballa), finished by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter.

Printed in

  • Conan of Cimmeria (1969) Lancer/Ace
  • The Conan Chronicles Volume 1: The People of the Black Circle - REH draft (2000) Gollancz
  • The Complete Chronicles of Conan - REH draft (2006) Gollancz

Original title: The Snout in the Dark
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasySword and Sorcery

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Conan of Cimmeria (1969) [Collection]
      Authors: L. Sprague de Camp , Lin Carter , Robert E. Howard
     Conan Chronicles Volume 1: The People of the Black Circle, the (2000) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Complete Chronicles of Conan, the (2006) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard

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