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Title: Moonlight on a Skull Title Record # 108727
Author: Robert E. Howard
Date: 1933-05-00
Type: POEM
Language: English
Note: First published in Weird Tales, May 1933. Nearly identical to the Howard poem 'Futility ("Golden goats on a hillside black...")'. Taken from a Howard letter to Tevis Clyde Smith, November 1931 ("Fear Finn: / Here are the blasted verses and a few...").
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Translations
Year Language Title
1979 French Clair de lune sur un crâne
1987Translated by Gottfried Mayrock
German Mondlicht auf einem Totenschädel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Weird Tales, May 1933 1933-05-00 ed. Farnsworth Wright Popular Fiction Publishing Co.   $0.25 132
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 J. Allen St. John Checkmark
Echoes from an Iron Harp 1972-00-00 Robert E. Howard Donald M. Grant   $6.00 109
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Alicia Austin Checkmark
La citadelle écarlate 1979-06-05 ed. Marc Duveau Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5055) 2-266-00758-0   374
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.
anth W. Siudmak Checkmark
Ein Träumer aus Texas: Leben und Werk Robert E. Howards 1987-03-00 Helmut W. Pesch EDFC (Fantasia #30/31) 3-924443-30-0 DM 19.80 440
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.
non-fic Thomas Kovacs Checkmark
Wings in the Night 2005-00-00 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 0-8095-1134-7 $35.00 179
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Stephen Fabian Checkmark
The Weird Writings of Robert E. Howard, Volume 1: July 1925-June 1934 2006-01-00 Robert E. Howard Girasol Collectables   $100.00 vi+
625
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Rudy Nebres Checkmark
The Weird Writings of Robert E. Howard, Volume 1: July 1925-June 1934 2006-01-00 Robert E. Howard Girasol Collectables   $112.50 vi+
625
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Rudy Nebres Checkmark
Wings in the Night: The Weird Works of Robert E. Howard, Volume 4 2006-10-00 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press   $6.99 179
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
Wings in the Night 2007-01-01 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 0-8095-5791-6 $12.95 320
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 Ken Kelly Checkmark
The Last of the Trunk Och Brev I Urval 2007-09-00 Robert E. Howard Paradox Entertainment   $0.00 445
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Collected Letters of Robert E. Howard Volume Two: 1930-1932 2007-10-00 Robert E. Howard The Robert E. Howard Foundation Press   $59.00 xviii+
525
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
non-fic Jim Keegan , Ruth Keegan 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
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
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
Wings in the Night 2015-07-27 Robert E. Howard Wildside Press 978-1-4794-0658-6 $2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Stephen Fabian  
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