Fantasy

The Bloody Crown of Conan (Conan of Cimmeria, Book 2) by Robert E. Howard

Posted On March 24, 2017 at 2:21 am by / Comments Off on The Bloody Crown of Conan (Conan of Cimmeria, Book 2) by Robert E. Howard

By Robert E. Howard

In his highly influential and tempestuous occupation, Robert E. Howard created the style that got here to be referred to as sword and sorcery--and dropped at existence one in every of fantasy's boldest and so much enduring figures: Conan the Cimmerian--reaver, slayer, barbarian, king.

This lavishly illustrated quantity gathers jointly 3 of Howard's longest and most renowned Conan stories--two of them revealed for the 1st time without delay from Howard's typescript--along with a suite of the author's formerly unpublished and barely visible outlines, notes, and drafts. Longtime lovers and new readers alike will agree that The Bloody Crown of Conan advantages a spot of honor on each delusion lover's bookshelf.

THE humans OF THE BLACK CIRCLE
Amid the towering crags of Vendhya, within the shadowy castle of the Black Circle, Yasmina of the golden throne seeks vengeance opposed to the Black Seers. Her purely best friend can be her so much bold enemy--Conan, the outlaw chief.

THE HOUR OF THE DRAGON
Toppled from the throne of Aquilonia through the evil machinations of an undead wizard, Conan needs to locate the fabled jewel often called the guts of Ahriman to reclaim his crown . . . and shop his life.

A WITCH will be BORN
A malevolent witch of evil attractiveness. An enslaved queen. A state within the iron grip of ruthless mercenaries. And Conan, who plots lethal vengeance opposed to the human wolf who left him within the wasteland to die.

From the alternate Paperback variation.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Bloody Crown of Conan (Conan of Cimmeria, Book 2) PDF

Best fantasy books

Air Apparent (Xanth, Book 31)

Whilst the great Magician Humfrey's son Hugo all of sudden vanishes, his disappearance units in movement a sequence of madcap misadventures that ship a set of colourful characters on a dangerous pair of parallel quests. between them are Debra, a fine looking younger woman beset by means of an obnoxious curse; Hugo's liked spouse Wira, whose sightlessness is balanced through a expertise for sensitivity, chuffed and Fray, a couple of sprightly storm-spirits; Nimbus, the Demon Xanth's personal son; and the mysterious outlaw referred to as the Random issue.

The Crimson Gold (Forgotten Realms: The Rogues, Book 3)

She sought after out.

She sought after a brand new life.

She sought after a trophy necessary of a grasp thief.

She desired to locate the resource of the valuable pink gold.

She desired to face an undead emperor on his domestic floor and stay to inform the tale.

Careful what you would like for.

The red Gold is the 3rd name during this ongoing Forgotten nation-states sequence focusing in particular at the shadowed lifetime of the long-lasting personality classification of the rogue. each one novel within the sequence is a stand-alone event, permitting readers a simple access element into the Forgotten geographical regions world.

Paladin of Souls

Follow Lois McMaster Bujold, the most venerated authors within the box of delusion and technology fiction, to a land threatened by way of treacherous battle and beset by means of demons -- as a royal dowager, published from the curse of insanity and manipulated via an untrustworthy god, is plunged right into a determined fight to maintain the endangered souls of a realm.

Spider's Trap (Elemental Assassin Series, Book 13)

The following exciting booklet in Jennifer Estep’s manhattan instances and united states this present day bestselling Elemental murderer series—“an impressive sequence. …One of the main interesting heroines within the genre” (Romantic occasions e-book Reviews).

Keep your mates shut yet your enemies inside of stabbing distance.

One vital lesson I’ve realized within the assassination enterprise is that to be the simplest you might want to roll with the punches. Now that I’m queen of Ashland’s underworld—by default, no longer by means of choice—a lot extra punches are being thrown my approach. yet i guess that’s the cost of victory for taking down a number of the underworld’s best canine. great thing i've got my Ice and Stone magic to aid me live on my unstable new place. simply whilst i feel issues are ultimately settling down, a person attempts to homicide me in the course of a hush-hush underworld assembly. however the genuine shock is how surprisingly common my shadowy assailant turns out to be.

My task is to take care of order between killers, crooks, and thieves, and shortly I’m embroiled in a bloody online game the place the power to maintain secrets and techniques may be the maximum superpower of all. My enemies have all sharpened their knives and laid their traps, looking ahead to me to fall. yet this Spider weaves her personal webs of death…

Additional info for The Bloody Crown of Conan (Conan of Cimmeria, Book 2)

Sample text

Using smudged/blended shades is more effective when illustrating a subject with well-defined muscle structure. Loosely apply gradations with hatches, and then smear the shades on their respective areas. Finally, Tone up the muscle (if you want it to look more solid) by creating darker shades on particular portions. Aside from the body outline, the muscle tone basically depends on how dark and visible the lines and shades you make, like how the dark shades on the inner sides of the shoulder muscles connecting to the armpits portray the thickness of the muscles on the chest, as the highlights complement its mass.

Define the muscle structure, especially the obvious portions. Based on the primary outline, decide what kind of muscle tone you want for your subject. It can either be soft, evenly toned or bulky and solid. Using smudged/blended shades is more effective when illustrating a subject with well-defined muscle structure. Loosely apply gradations with hatches, and then smear the shades on their respective areas. Finally, Tone up the muscle (if you want it to look more solid) by creating darker shades on particular portions.

If the female has manly skull structure just like on the cases of males having feminine head structure, then their gender is established by their feminine facial features. Faces of females are usually drawn with thick eye outline (dark eyelashes), and their lips are defined with more shade tones (glossier and pointier) compared to men’s. 38 Clothing 39 Clothes are naturally a vital part when drawing people. A subject is usually wearing something to show his certain status or a desired lifestyle.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.50 of 5 – based on 50 votes