Queen – Black Coast — is set in the pseudo-historical Hyborian Age and concerns Conan.
Queen – Black Coast, due to its epic scope and atypical romance, is considered an undisputed classic of Conan lore. Is often cited by Howard scholars as one of his most famous tales.
Conan becoming a notorious pirate and plundering the coastal villages.
In Queen of the Black Coast, Conan joins with Belit, the magnificent pirate queen. The Belit fathers were the kings of Askalon! There is a frightening conflict with a monster winged ape before the sorrowful passing of the Queen of the Black Coast.
She belonged to the sea, to its everlasting mystery he returned her.
Queen of the Black Coast also contains a second Conan story — The Vale of Lost Women. In it the massive Cimmerian rescues the girl Livia from her barbarous captors.
The story begins in an Argos port where Conan forcefully demands passage aboard a sail barge, the Argus, which is casting off for southern waters to trade beads, silks, sugar and brass-hilted swords to the black kings of Kush. At first, the captain of the barge objects to his demand to travel without paying for the passage. Conan threatens him and the crew with his drawn sword. But eventually the captain agrees to let Conan stay on board, since it would be useful to have a fighting man on the voyage and gradually Conan and the captain, named Tito, become quite friendly.