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Black Talons (1933) [Short Story]
by Robert E. Howard Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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When Joe Brill phones the residence of an associate, Jim Reynolds, he is surprised to learn that he supposedly called an hour ago, requesting to meet Reynolds at his lake-side lodge. Upon driving out there, with a detective friend, they find Reynolds' dead body - his throat ripped out!

First published in Strange Detective Stories, December 1933.

Also appears in:

  • The Book of Robert E. Howard, Zebra (1976)
  • Graveyard Rats and Others, Wildside Press (2003)
  • The Haunter of the Ring and Other Tales, Wordsworth (2008)

Original title: Black Talons
Alternative titles: Talons in the Dark
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorDetectives and Horror

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Haunter of the Ring and Other Tales, the (2008) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard

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