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By King, Stephen

Stephen King, the world's bestselling novelist, was educated at the University of Maine at Orono. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, and their children in Bangor, Maine.

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Available copies: Creepshow By King, Stephen

Creepshow (Original screenplay for the 1982 film, signed by George A. Romero)

King, Stephen (screenwriter, starring); George A. Romero (director); Hal Holbrook, Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, E.G. Marshall

Burbank: Warner Brothers, 1979. First Draft Script for the 1982 film, "Creepshow," directed by George A. Romero, written for the screen by Stephen King, and starring King, Hal Holbrook, Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, and E.G. Marshall. SIGNED by George Romero on the title page: "Stay scared! / George Romero." This an early draft, with the "Laurel Group" address on the title page. The Laurel Group was sold the film rights by Films Around the World at the point when Romero was picked to direct the film. In one of the most successful genre pairings of the 1980s, horror maestros Romero and King came together to write a five-story B-movie anthology that paid tribute to the great E.C. horror comics of the 1950s. The result was a film that belongs in a category with Mario Bava's 1968 "Danger: Diabolik!" and perhaps a few others, wherein the experience of reading a comic book is vibrantly translated to the screen. Another often-ignored fact is this an original screenplay by King, with only two of the five tales in the anthology ("Weeds" and "The Crate") based on short stories previously written by King. Black vinyl studio wrappers, stamped in gilt on the front wrapper. Title page present, with a date of 1979 (3 years prior to the film's release) and a credit for screenwriter King. Tiny holograph ink notation of a first name ("Karen") and a couple of phone numbers at the top of same, indicating that this was probably a working reference copy. 142 leaves, mechanically reproduced, white stock. Pages and wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold screw brads. In a custom quarter leather clamshell box.

  • Published: 1979
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King, Stephen

Plume. PAPERBACK. 0452253802 Hardcover. Cover Very Good with Light Wear. Pages Very Good. Book Plate on First Page from Previous Owner. First Printing July 1982. Plume. "Buy with Confidence - Satisfaction Guaranteed! Customer Service Makes All the Difference." . Very Good.

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Creepshow; a Screenplay / by Stephen King - 1st Draft

King, Stephen (1947-)

Stephen King, New York, 1982. 1st Draft. 1st Draft. A George Romero Film. Subjects: King, Stephen, 1947- --Screenplays. Exceptional; a fine copy. Title-printed, staple-bound, red stiff-card. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. An outstanding example.

  • Published: 1982
  • Edition: 1st Draft
Sold by: MW Books Ltd.


King, Stephen [George A. Romero]

New York: Laurel [Laurel-Show Inc] c.1979 [but c.1982 on front cover]. Near Fine. 1982. First Edition Thus. Softcover. Presumed first edition thus [no statement of printing]. Brad-bound, 8.5" x 11" sheets, printed on rectos ["front" side] only, last numbered page is 142, red paper covers with black printing. Near Fine copy. Scarce. .

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition Thus
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Creepshow : A Screenplay, 1st Draft

King, Stephen

NF. 1979. Original Wraps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Acetate front cover, 3-hole punched pages with brass brads. Nice clean copy. 142 pages. J-7. .

  • Published: 1979
  • Condition: NF
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King, Stephen [cover art by Jack Kamen] [interior art by Berni Wrightson with Michele Wrightson] [from the movie directed by George A. Romero and produced by Richard P. Rubinstein]

New York: Plume / New American Library [1982]. Near Fine. 1982. First Edition. Trade Paperback. 0452253802 . First edition. Oversize [about 8.5" x 11"] pictorial wrappers, unpaginated, color comic illustrated [by Berni Wrightson]/graphic novel format. Bright, fresh Fine copy with a minor lower corner crease to the rear cover. .

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • ISBN: 9780452253803
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King, Stephen

New York: New American Library Cover Art Jack Kamen. Art by Berni Wrightson with Michele Wrightson. Text CR 1982, illustrations CR 1982, stated first printing, July 1982. 60 pages all color. 8' x 11' hard paper covers. All very good condition.. Stated first Printing. Soft Cover.

  • Edition: Stated first Printing
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Creepshow (Plume)

Stephen King

Plume. Paperback. Acceptable. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. Expedite Shipping Available.

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Stephen King

New York: New American Library, 1982. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Berni and Michelle Wrightson and Jack Kamen. This graphic novel is a stated first edition. It is lightly rubbed and the lower corner on the front wrap is creased. The pages of colored illustrations are bright and clear bound in glossy red pictorial wraps with white & black titles on the front.

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition First Printing
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King, Stephen

New American Library, 1982. Mimimal shelf wear. Pages are clean and tight. Overall in very good condition. Scan available upon request. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Wrightson, Berni.

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