The Ultimate Triumph: The Heroic Fantasy of Robert E. Howard - Limited Edition - In Original Shrinkwrap


 

$225.00

In stock

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Description

A Mint copy in the original shrinkwrap. With the low number of 57 out of 1500 copies!

The Limited Edition features all of the black and white illustrations found in the Classic edition, plus four previously unpublished color water-color plates, gilt-edged paper, a golden foil stamped cover, durable stitch binding, an embossed slipcase cover, and a specially designed numbered book mark. Each book is individually numbered and limited to one thousand five hundred copies.

"Due to illness, Mr Frazetta was unable to sign the books, however they have been each hand-stamped with a facsimile of his signature."

From the dust jacket:

Presented here are 7 stories illuminated by Frank Frazetta's powerful sketches and drawings that examines the theme of barbaric life. Some versions are published here for the first time.

From the publisher:

Featuring 120 line illustrations by Frazetta, many previously unpublished. Stories featured are Beyond the Black River, The House of Arabu, Spears of Clontarf, The Night of the Wolf, Spear and Fang, The Valley of the Worm, and Lord of Samarcand, plus poems and letters.

The texts for this edition were based on Howard's original typescripts or the first published appearance if a typescript was unavailable.

It is estimated 30-45% of the 120 Frazetta sketches reproduced in this book are previously unpublished.

Features

Frank Frazetta
Robert E Howard

Condition & Attributes

Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase in shrinkwrap
#57 of 1500 numbered copies

Creators

Frank
Frazetta
Robert E
Howard

Publishing Information

London
Wandering Star
1999
1st

Physical Description

10 inches
6.75 inches
vi, 260 + 59 of aendices pages
over 100 black & white text illustrations
hardcover
cloth
English