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Kull: Exile of Atlantis Howard S Writing Seems So Highly Charged With Energy That It Nearly Gives Off Sparks Stephen King Robert E Howard Had A Gritty, Vibrant Style Broadsword Writing That Cut Its Way To The Heart, With Heroes Who Are Truly Larger Than Life David GemmellIn A Meteoric Career That Spanned A Mere Twelve Years, Robert E Howard Single Handedly Invented The Genre That Came To Be Called Sword And Sorcery From His Fertile Imagination Sprang Some Of Fiction S Most Enduring Heroes Yet While Conan Is Indisputably Howard S Greatest Creation, It Was In His Earlier Sequence Of Tales Featuring Kull, A Fearless Warrior With The Brooding Intellect Of A Philosopher, That Howard Began To Develop The Distinctive Themes, And The Richly Evocative Blend Of History And Mythology, That Would Distinguish His Later Tales Of The Hyborian AgeMuch Than Simply The Prototype For Conan, Kull Is A Fascinating Character In His Own Right An Exile From Fabled Atlantis Who Wins The Crown Of Valusia, Only To Find It As Much A Burden As A PrizeThis Groundbreaking Collection, Lavishly Illustrated By Award Winning Artist Justin Sweet, Gathers Together All Howard S Stories Featuring Kull, From Kull S First Published Appearance, In The Shadow Kingdom, To Kings Of The Night, Howard S Last Tale Featuring The Cerebral Swordsman The Stories Are Presented Just As Howard Wrote Them, With All Subsequent Editorial Emendations Removed Also Included Are Previously Unpublished Stories, Drafts, And Fragments, Plus Extensive Notes On The Texts, An Introduction By Howard Authority Steve Tompkins, And An Essay By Noted Editor Patrice Louinet Howard Was A True Storyteller One Of The First, And Certainly Among The Best, You Ll Find In Heroic Fantasy If You Ve Never Read Him Before, You Re In For A Real Treat Charles De Lint For Stark, Living Fear What Other Writer Is Even In The Running With Robert E Howard H P Lovecraft


10 thoughts on “Kull: Exile of Atlantis

  1. says:

    Here we are again another installment of Dangerous Dan s Book Reviews, because after all, you can only hide from the law in a brothel for so long before the girls start demanding payment for services rendered.Today I ll be reviewing a short story entitled Kings of the Night by the one and only Rober


  2. says:

    My rating is 3.5 stars Full review to come My main feeling about this one is that I really like Kull and his close companions, but the incomplete stories were difficult to read at times.


  3. says:

    Read by Todd McLaren downloaded from my public library You rock, Library The introduction by Steve Tompkins is long, over 30 minutes Almost immediately, he puts down ERB s John Carter He said something about Carter s ego being so big that Helium, the city he rules, is well named Seriously He crapped on ERB s character


  4. says:

    I first read Howard s Kull stories on a trip home from college one Christmas My brother had picked up a used copy a very used copy of a paperback collection, which was falling apart in my hands as I read.My initial reaction was one of disappointment Perhaps, at that time, I was looking for aConan like story Whatever the case, wh


  5. says:

    Good reliable sword and sorcery Kull the barbarian king of Atlantis kicking butt and having his scribe take names.In the introduction of the book our organizer of stories goes to great length to tell us that Kull isn t really Howard s warm up for Conan Look I know I don t have a degree and I m not an authority but at least to a certain ex


  6. says:

    You have power, Kull, said he, choosing his words withcare than he did in the council rooms of the nation, to make yourself mightiest of all kings, and restore some of the lost glories of Valusia So I care little for Valusia though the women and wine be excellent save for the fact that the stronger Valusia is, the stronger is the Pict nation More,


  7. says:

    Howard s stories about Kull of Atlantis are generallyreflective than his better known Conan tales, and have an air of melancholy that, personally, I think contrasts well with theconventional hack and slash elements.Although Kull s world is not as fleshed out as Conan s Hyborian Age, this works to the tales advantage, as it adds to the age lost mystery and at


  8. says:

    Good reliable sword and sorcery Kull the barbarian king of Atlantis kicking butt and having his scribe take names.In the introduction of the book our organizer of stories goes to great length to tell us that Kull isn t really Howard s warm up for Conan Look I know I don t have a degree and I m not an authority but at least to a certain extent I have to disagree Kull i


  9. says:

    For those who are familiar with Howard s work via Conan might find Kull a bit different While they are both barbarians that only barely hold their wild natures in check, Kull is muchintrospective than Conan Where a Conan story will involve split heads and savage fury, Kull stories arelikely to involve court intrigues and thoughts about man s place in the world and in history.


  10. says:

    There s a reason why I never lend out books any, even to my closest friends namely, the fact that when I used to loan them out, I never got them back in the same good condition, or, even worse, never got them back at all Cases in point three paperbacks from one of my old favorite writers, Texas born Robert E Howard Back in the mid 60s, Lancer Books released all of Howard s Conan the Barb


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