Conan Book of Thoth TPB (2006 Dark Horse) comic books
1st printing. Collects Conan: Book of Thoth (2006) #1-4. Written by Kurt Busiek and Len Wein. Art by Kelley Jones. Writers Kurt Busiek and Len Wein, creator of Wolverine and Swamp Thing, team up with the grandmaster of horror art, Kelley Jones, to tell the horrifying origin of Thoth-amon-Conan's greatest adversary! In the dank alleys of a decaying city, a beggar child conjures visions of a future where, instead of spitting on him in the streets, the rich and privileged cower in fear of his terrible authority. Through cunning, murderous means, he ingratiates himself into a benevolent priesthood, only to turn the church and the nation itself over to the terrible snake-god, Set! This essential piece of the Conan mythos reveals the secrets behind the dread sorcerer Thoth-amon for the first time! NOTE: Kurt Busiek is also known for his work on Astro City, JLA/Avengers, and Marvels. Softcover, full color. Cover price $17.95.