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Title: The King and the Oak Title Record # 105021
Author: Robert E. Howard
Date: 1939-02-00
Type: POEM
Series: Kull of Valusia
Language: English
Note: First published in Weird Tales. Lines 1-3 appear in The Dark Barbarian ed. Don Herron, p.32 and Two-Gun Bob: A Centennial Study of Robert E. Howard by Benjamin Szumskyj, p. 61-2.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1939 The King and the Oak [as by Robert Ervin Howard]
Year Language Title
1976Translated by Eduard Lukschandl
German Der König und die Eiche
1980 French Le roi et le chêne
2008Translated by Giuseppe Lippi
Italian Il re e la quercia
2010Translated by Patrice Louinet
French Le roi et le chêne
2016Translated by Klaus Schmitz.
German Der König und die Eiche

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Weird Tales, February 1939 1939-02-00 ed. Farnsworth Wright Weird Tales   $0.25 164
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Virgil Finlay Checkmark
Dark of the Moon: Poems of Fantasy and the Macabre 1947-00-00 ed. August Derleth Arkham House   $3.00 xvi+
418
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Frank Utpatel Checkmark
The Coming of Conan 1953-10-25 Robert E. Howard Gnome Press (Conan (Gnome Press) #1)   $3.00 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Always Comes Evening: The Collected Poems of Robert E. Howard 1957-00-00 Robert E. Howard Arkham House   $3.00 x+
86
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Utpatel Checkmark
King Kull 1967-09-00 Lin Carter, Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 73-650 $0.60 223
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Roy G. Krenkel Checkmark
King Kull 1967-09-00 Lin Carter, Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 73-650 C$0.60 223
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Roy G. Krenkel Checkmark
King Kull 1969-09-00 Lin Carter, Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 74-561 $0.75 223
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Roy G. Krenkel Checkmark
King Kull 1972-08-00 Lin Carter, Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 75371 $0.95 223
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Roy G. Krenkel Checkmark
King Kull 1972-08-00 Lin Carter, Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 75371 C$0.95 223
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Roy G. Krenkel Checkmark
King Kull 1976-00-00 Robert E. Howard Sphere 0-7221-4716-3 £0.60 187
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Chris Achilleos Checkmark
Night Images: A Book of Fantasy Verse 1976-00-00 Robert E. Howard The Morning Star Press   $50.00 103
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Night Images: A Book of Fantasy Verse 1976-00-00 Robert E. Howard The Morning Star Press   $150.00 103
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Herr von Valusien 1976-12-28 Robert E. Howard Pabel (Terra Fantasy #29) TF29 DM 2.80 145
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Nikolai Lutohin Checkmark
Always Comes Evening 1977-06-00 Robert E. Howard Underwood-Miller 0-934438-01-3 $10.00 110
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Keiko Nelson Checkmark
Always Comes Evening 1977-06-00 Robert E. Howard Underwood-Miller 0-934438-01-3 $31.00 110
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Keiko Nelson Checkmark
Kull 1978-09-00 Robert E. Howard Bantam Books 0-553-12019-0 $1.95 [10]+
190
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Lou Feck Checkmark
Herr von Valusien 1979-08-21 Robert E. Howard Pabel (Terra Fantasy #29) TF29 DM 3.80 145
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Nikolai Lutohin Checkmark
Kull le roi barbare 1980-00-00 Robert E. Howard Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #10) 2-7304-0033-8   188
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Kull le roi barbare 1984-00-00 Robert E. Howard Euredif (Playboy Science Fiction (France) #35) 2-7167-1223-9 F19.50 190
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Kull le roi barbare 1984-09-00 Robert E. Howard Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #10) 2-7304-0033-8   188
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Kull 1985-11-00 Robert E. Howard Donald M. Grant 0-937986-75-5 $25.00 248
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ned Dameron Checkmark
Kull 1985-11-00 Robert E. Howard Donald M. Grant 0-937986-74-7 $50.00 247
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ned Dameron Checkmark
Kull le roi barbare 1988-04-00 Robert E. Howard Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #10) 2-7304-0033-8   188
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Jean-Michel Nicollet  
Kull le roi barbare 1992-02-00 Robert E. Howard Fleuve Noir (Fleuve Noir - Robert E. Howard #10) 2-265-04561-6   253
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Gilles Francescano  
Kull 1995-07-00 Robert E. Howard Baen (The Robert E. Howard Library #2) 0-671-87673-2 $5.99 207
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll C. W. Kelly Checkmark
The "New" Howard Reader, #1 June 1998 1998-06-00 ed. Joe Marek Joe & Mona Marek   $7.50 32
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
fanzine Joseph W. Marek Checkmark
The "New" Howard Reader (second state), #1 June 1998 1998-06-00 ed. Joe Marek Joe & Mona Marek   $7.50 32
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
fanzine Joseph W. Marek Checkmark
Odes at the Black Dog 2006-01-21 Robert E. Howard Paul Herman   $10.00 32
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
coll Tom Foster Checkmark
The Weird Writings of Robert E. Howard, Volume 2: August 1934-September 1954 2006-03-00 Robert E. Howard Girasol Collectables   $100.00 vi+
631
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Neal Adams Checkmark
The Weird Writings of Robert E. Howard, Volume 2: August 1934-September 1954 2006-03-00 Robert E. Howard Girasol Collectables   $112.50 vi+
631
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Neal Adams Checkmark
Kull: Exile of Atlantis 2006-10-31 Robert E. Howard Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-49017-7 $15.95 xxix+
317
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Justin Sweet Checkmark
Kull: Exile of Atlantis 2006-12-00 Robert E. Howard Del Rey / Ballantine / SFBC 978-0-7394-7793-9 / 1228168 $12.99 xxix+
317
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Justin Sweet Checkmark
The Best of Robert E. Howard, Volume 2: Grim Lands 2007-12-00 Robert E. Howard Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-49019-3 $16.95 xxiii+
510+
[7]
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Jim Keegan , Ruth Keegan Checkmark
Kull. Esule di Atlantide 2008-04-00 Robert E. Howard Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Fantasy Urania #1 (Third Series))   €4.50 336
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Victor Togliani  
Kull: Exile of Atlantis 2008-06-30 Robert E. Howard Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-196-5 $150.00 xxv+
317+
[25]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Justin Sweet Checkmark
Kull: Exile of Atlantis 2008-06-30 Robert E. Howard Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-196-5 $400.00 xxv+
317+
[25]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Justin Sweet Checkmark
The Collected Poetry of Robert E. Howard 2009-01-00 Robert E. Howard The Robert E. Howard Foundation Press   $59.00 lxxix+
728
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
A Word from the Outer Dark 2009-02-00 Robert E. Howard Project Pride     xiv+
213
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll David Burton Checkmark
A Word from the Outer Dark 2009-02-00 Robert E. Howard Project Pride     xiv+
213
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll David Burton  
The Collected Poetry of Robert E. Howard 2009-04-00 Robert E. Howard The Robert E. Howard Foundation Press   $59.00 lxxix+
728
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Collected Poetry of Robert E. Howard 2009-08-00 Robert E. Howard The Robert E. Howard Foundation Press   $59.00 lxxix+
728
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Halloween at the Dog and Duck 2009-10-30 Robert E. Howard Dennis McHaney   $10.00 40
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
coll Virgil Finlay Checkmark
Robert E. Howard: Selected Poems 2009-11-00 Robert E. Howard Frank Coffman   $37.00 xxix+
527
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Robert E. Howard: Selected Poems 2009-11-00 Robert E. Howard Frank Coffman   $23.50 xxix+
527
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Checkmark
A Thunder of Trumpets 2010-00-00 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 978-0-8095-7170-3 $35.00 206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Stephen Fabian Checkmark
The Screaming Skull of Silence / The Striking of the Gong / The Altar and the Scorpion / The Curse of the Golden Skull / The King and the Oak 2010-00-00 Robert E. Howard Paradox Entertainment (The Works of Robert E. Howard (Paradox))   $10.00 23
ph?Pamphlet. Used for short (in page count), unbound, staple-bound, or otherwise lightly bound publications.
coll Checkmark
The Singer in the Mist & Others 2010-03-00 Robert E. Howard Stanza Press (The Complete Poems from Weird Tales #2) 978-1-84863-079-6 £11.99 xii+
33
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Gary Gianni Checkmark
Kull, le roi Atlante 2010-07-16 Robert E. Howard Bragelonne (Les intégrales) 978-2-35294-411-9   432
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Justin Sweet  
Conan's Brethren 2011-01-00 Robert E. Howard Gollancz 978-0-575-08987-7 £20.00 [12]+
719
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Les Edwards Checkmark
Conan's Brethren 2011-01-00 Robert E. Howard Gollancz 978-0-575-08988-4 £16.99 [12]+
719
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Les Edwards Checkmark
Conan's Brethren 2011-04-28 Robert E. Howard Gollancz / Orion 978-0-575-08990-7 £10.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Les Edwards  
A Thunder of Trumpets 2011-07-27 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 978-1-4344-3785-3 $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Stephen Fabian  
The Saga of King Kull 2013-02-03 Robert E. Howard Grasshopper Books   $2.17  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
A Thunder of Trumpets 2015-07-27 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 978-1-4794-0663-0    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Stephen Fabian  
A Thunder of Trumpets 2015-08-03 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 978-1-4794-0666-1 $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Saga of King Kull 2016-00-00 Robert E. Howard Apex 978-3-7396-7828-3 €5.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Kull: Verbannt aus Atlantis 2016-08-24 Robert E. Howard Festa (Robert E. Howard: Die Original-Erzählungen #7) 978-3-86552-462-1 €24.00 411
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Timo Wuerz Checkmark
Kull: Verbannt aus Atlantis 2016-08-24 Robert E. Howard Festa (Robert E. Howard: Die Original-Erzählungen #7) 978-3-86552-461-4 €14.95 411
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Timo Wuerz  
The Gods of Easter Island and Other Poems 2018-00-00 Robert E. Howard Fedogan & Bremer   $12.95 [4]
audio CD?Compact disc with standard audio tracks
coll Ruth Keegan , Jim Keegan Checkmark
The Saga of King Kull 2018-03-14 Robert E. Howard Ktoczyta.pl 978-83-8148-832-7 PLN 9.90  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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