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Title: The Cairn on the Headland Title Record # 68491
Author: Robert E. Howard
Date: 1933-01-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1977Translated by Eduard Lukschandl.
German Der Grabhügel
1979Translated by François Truchaud
French Le cairn de l'homme gris
1988Translated by Daniela Galdo and Gianni Pilo
Italian Il tumulo sul promontorio
1996Translated by Martin Corn
Czech
Mohyla na předhoří?Mohyla na predhori
2012Translated by Heinz Zwack.
German Das Hügelgrab auf der Landzunge
2013Translated by Patrice Louinet
French Le cairn de Grimmin

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Strange Tales of Mystery and Terror, January 1933 1933-01-00 ed. Harry Bates The Clayton Magazines, Inc.   $0.25 148
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 H. W. Wesso  
Skull-Face and Others 1946-00-00 Robert E. Howard Arkham House   $5.00 xxvi+
475
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Hannes Bok Checkmark
Avon Fantasy Reader, No. 7, 1948 1948-09-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Avon Publishing Co.   $0.35 132
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
The Macabre Reader 1959-00-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Ace Books D-353 $0.35 223
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.
anth Ed Emshwiller Checkmark
The Macabre Reader 1960-00-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim Digit Books D362 2/-  
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 Ed Emshwiller  
Wolfshead 1968-00-00 Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 73-721 $0.60 190
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 Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Wolfshead 1972-03-00 Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 447-75299-095 $0.95 190
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 Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Wolfshead 1972-03-00 Robert E. Howard Lancer Books 447-75299-095 C$0.95 190
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 Frank Frazetta Checkmark
Skull-Face Omnibus 1974-00-00 Robert E. Howard Neville Spearman 0-85978-007-4 £2.50 xxvi+
475
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Reg Boorer Checkmark
Skull-Face Omnibus 1975-05-00 Robert E. Howard Neville Spearman 0-85978-007-4 £2.50 xxvi+
475
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Reg Boorer Checkmark
Skull-Face Omnibus: Volume 1: Skull-Face and Others 1976-00-00 Robert E. Howard Panther 0-586-04220-2 £0.60 250
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
Das Haus des Grauens 1977-09-13 Robert E. Howard Pabel (Vampir Taschenbuch #52) VTB52 DM 3.00 145
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 Checkmark
Le pacte noir 1979-00-00 Robert E. Howard Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #2) 2-7304-0015-X   299
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  
Le pacte noir 1981-00-00 Robert E. Howard Marabout (Bibliothèque Marabout #712) BM712   220
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 Jean Alessandrini Checkmark
Le pacte noir 1983-00-00 Robert E. Howard Néo (Fantastique / Science-fiction / Aventures #2) 2-7304-0015-X   299
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  
Il furore di Cthulhu 1988-01-00 ed. Luigi Cozzi Fanucci Editore (I Miti di Cthulhu #23) 88-347-0050-3 Lit 15,000 250
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.
anth Boris Vallejo  
Rivals of Weird Tales 1990-05-00 ed. Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers 0-517-69331-3 $9.99 xx+
486
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Rosato Checkmark
Le pacte noir 1 1991-11-00 Robert E. Howard Fleuve Noir (Fleuve Noir - Robert E. Howard #5) 2-265-04562-4 F28.00 208
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  
Známý vesmír?Znamy vesmir
1996-00-00 ed.
Egon Čierny?Egon Cierny
Egon Chierny
Klub Julese Vernea (Magazín Poutník #11) 80-85892-23-5 Kč 87 190
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.
anth Tim White Checkmark
Beyond the Borders 1996-10-00 Robert E. Howard Baen (The Robert E. Howard Library #7) 0-671-87742-9 $5.99 245
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
Strange Tales of Mystery and Terror, January 1933 (facsimile) 2004-00-00 ed. Harry Bates Wildside Press 0-8095-1565-2 $15.00 152
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 H. W. Wesso 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
Robert E. Howard's Strange Tales 2005-01-00 Robert E. Howard Dennis McHaney   $13.95 176
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 Lawrence Checkmark
Robert E. Howard's Strange Tales 2005-01-00 Robert E. Howard Dennis McHaney   $29.95 176
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Lawrence Checkmark
Strange Tales of Mystery and Terror, January 1933 2005-08-25 ed. Harry Bates Wildside Press (Wildside Pulp Classics #4) 0-8095-1565-2 $15.00 144
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.
anth H. W. Wesso Checkmark
The Robert E. Howard Omnibus 2006-00-00 Robert E. Howard Renaissance E Books 11-58873-942-2 $4.99 520
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The Exotic Writings of Robert E. Howard 2006-09-00 Robert E. Howard Girasol Collectables   $95.00 vi+
513
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Douglas Klauba Checkmark
The Exotic Writings of Robert E. Howard 2006-09-00 Robert E. Howard Girasol Collectables   $110.00 vi+
513
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Douglas Klauba 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 Haunter of the Ring & Other Tales 2007-09-10 Robert E. Howard Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 978-1-84022-085-8 $6.99 xiii+
397
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 Ann Brain Checkmark
People of the Dark 2007-11-01 Robert E. Howard Cosmos Books / Dorchester Publishing 978-0-8439-5913-0 £5.99 415
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 Ken Kelly Checkmark
The Cairn on the Headland, The Dream Snake, The Fearsome Touch of Death, and The Hyena 2008-02-15 Robert E. Howard Dodo Press 978-1-4065-7267-4   56
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  
The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard 2008-07-29 Robert E. Howard Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-49020-9 $0.00 xviii +
518
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 Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard 2008-10-00 Robert E. Howard Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-49020-9 $18.00 xxv +
523
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 Greg Staples Checkmark
The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard 2008-10-28 Robert E. Howard Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-50974-1 $13.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Greg Staples  
The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard 2010-09-30 Robert E. Howard Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-332-7 $150.00 xxv+
523
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Greg Staples Checkmark
The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard 2010-09-30 Robert E. Howard Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-332-7 $400.00 xxv+
523
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Greg Staples Checkmark
The Haunter of the Ring & Other Tales 2011-04-08 Robert E. Howard Read Books 978-1-4474-0768-3 $29.00 397
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 Ann Brain Checkmark
Tote erinnern sich 2012-09-00 Robert E. Howard Festa (H. P. Lovecrafts Bibliothek des Schreckens #2627) 978-3-86552-090-6 €28.00 346+
[4]
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Les ombres de Canaan 2013-02-22 Robert E. Howard Bragelonne (Les intégrales) 978-2-35294-689-2   528
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 Miguel Coimbra  
The Fearsome Touch of Death and Other Short Stories of Horror and Fantasy 2014-00-00 Robert E. Howard Ulwencreutz Media 978-1-304-99916-0 $40.00 416
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Swords of the North 2014-12-00 Robert E. Howard The Robert E. Howard Foundation Press   $50.00 xviii+
521
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Aaron Miller 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  
The Haunter of the Ring & Other Tales date unknown Robert E. Howard Wordsworth Editions (Tales of Mystery & the Supernatural) 978-1-84022-085-8 $4.99 xiii+
397
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 Des Knock Checkmark
Strange Tales of Mystery and Terror, January 1933 date unknown ed. Harry Bates Pulp Tales Press   $12.95 146
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.
anth H. W. Wesso  
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