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Shadow Kingdom, the (1929) [Novelette]
by Robert E. Howard Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 8.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Kull of Atlantis

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

King Kull is warned by Ka-nu, the Pictish ambassador, of a plot against him by an ancient enemy. With the aid of Brule the Spear-slayer, Kull learns that the royal palace is a honeycomb of tunnels - and that serpent-men walk these tunnels...

First published in Weird Tales, August 1929.

Also appears in:

  • Skull-Face and Others, Arkham House (1946)
  • The Coming of Conan, Gnome Press (1953)
  • King Kull, Lancer (1967)
  • Isaac Asimov's Magical Worlds of Fantasy: Atlantis, Signet (1988)
  • Weird Tales: 32 Unearthed Tales, Bonanza (1988)
  • Robert E. Howard's World of Heroes, Robinson (1989)
  • Nameless Cults, Choasium (2001)
  • Shadow Kingdoms, Wildside Press (2004)
  • Kull: Exile of Atlantis, Del Rey (2006)
  • Shadow Kingdoms, Cosmos (2007)
  • The Best of Robert E. Howard Volume 1: Crimson Shadows, Del Rey (2008)
  • Heroes in the Wind: From Kull to Conan, Penguin Modern Classics (2009)

Original title: The Shadow Kingdom
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasySword and Sorcery

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Skull-Face and Others (1946) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     King Kull (1967) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Atlantis (1988) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , L. Sprague de Camp , Sterling E. Lanier , Robert E. Howard , Henry Kuttner , Clark Ashton Smith , Manly Wade Wellman , Karen Anderson , Henry S. Whitehead , Edmond Hamilton , J.A. Pollard
     Robert E. Howard's World of Heroes (1989) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Nameless Cults: The Cthulhu Mythos Fiction of Robert E. Howard (2001) [Anthology]
      Authors: H. P. Lovecraft , August Derleth , Robert E. Howard , Catherine Lucille (C.L.) Moore , Frank Belknap Long , Abraham Merritt , Robert M. Price , Joseph S. Pulver , C.J. Henderson
     Kull: Exile of Atlantis (2006) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Heroes in the Wind: From Kull to Conan (2009) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard

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