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Apparition In The Prize Ring, In The Forest Of Villefere, And Hawks Of Outremer

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Robert Ervin Howard (1906-1936) was an American pulp writer of fantasy, horror, historical adventure, boxing, western, and detective fiction. He is well known for having created the character Conan the Cimmerian, a literary icon whose pop-culture imprint can be compared to such icons as Tarzan of the Apes, Sherlock Holmes, and James Bond. Voracious reading, along with a ...more
Paperback, 60 pages
Published February 15th 2008 by Dodo Press (first published June 1931)
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Phil Syphe
Jan 29, 2014 Phil Syphe rated it liked it
‘Apparition in the Prize Ring’ is one of Robert E. Howard’s short boxing stories.
This one is narrated by John, who is a boxing trainer. Ace Jessel is the boxer who takes on the supposedly unbeatable Gomez. The majority of this tale takes place in the ring and it has a supernatural twist.

I have previously read ‘The Forest of Villefere’ in a collection of Howard’s horror stories, so didn’t read it again here. It seems odd to include it with the other two tales, as this is the first part of a werew
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Robert Ervin Howard was an American pulp writer of fantasy, horror, historical adventure, boxing, western, and detective fiction. Howard wrote "over three-hundred stories and seven-hundred poems of raw power and unbridled emotion" and is especially noted for his memorable depictions of "a sombre universe of swashbuckling adventure and darkling horror."

He is well known for having created — in the p
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