Conan: Book of Thoth

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Dark Horse Comics, 2006 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 192 pages
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Writers Kurt Busiek and Len Wein, creator of Wolverine and SwampThing, team up with the grandmaster of horror art, Kelley Jones, to tell thehorrifying origin of Thoth-amon Conan's greatest adversary!Inthe dank alleys of a decaying city, a beggar child conjures visions of a futurewhere, instead of spitting on him in the streets, the rich and privileged cowerin fear of his terrible authority. Through cunning, murderous means, heingratiates himself into a benevolent priesthood, only to turn the church andthe nation itself over to the terrible snake-god, Set!This essentialpiece of the Conan mythos reveals the secrets behind the dread sorcererThoth-amon for the first time!

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Review: Conan: Book of Thoth

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

so, when is a Conan book not a Conan book? When its about his main "nemesis" Thoth... Good origin story of a chracter I wasn't even interested in knowing what his origin story was actually. Although I ... Read full review

Review: Conan: Book of Thoth

User Review  - Ryan Zimmerman Carstairs - Goodreads

I tried, lord knows I tried. Its writing is okay, and its artwork is also okay but I only managed to get of the way through before a thought overpowered me and I put it back. It's Fan Fiction! And not particularly good or clever fan fiction. Disappointing really. Read full review

About the author (2006)

Len Wein is the co-creator of "Wolverine" and the "New X-Men." He is a former editor in chief of Marvel Comics, Disney Comics, and Top Cow Comics, as well as a senior editor at DC Comics. His previous work includes "The All-New, All-Different X-Men Masterworks; The Untold Legend of Batman; "and" Wonder Woman: Gods and Mortals." He lives in Woodland Hills, California.

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