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Carrie. by  Stephen King - 1st Edition, first state with C. $5.95 on the dust jacket flap a - 1974 - from Zephyr Books and Biblio.com

Carrie.

by King, Stephen

Condition: Near fine, very slightly cocked, in a very good dust jacket with very light edgewear and crease to the front panel,/ very good dust jacket with very light edgewear and crease to the front panel


Garden City. : Doubleday. , 1974 . 1st Edition, first state with C. $5.95 on the dust jacket flap and the P6 gutter code. . Burgundy cloth, gilt spine title, black endpapers. . Near fine, very slightly cocked, in a very good dust jacket with very light edgewear and crease to the front panel, . 21.5x14.5 cm. .

First published in 1974, Carrie was Stephen King's first published novel.  This dark tale introduces the reader to Carrie White, a social outcast in her highschool, menaced by bullies while at school, and her religious nut of a mother at home.  Carrie gradually discovers that she has telekinetic powers, and woe to her tormentors... Read more: Identifying first editions of Carrie.


  • Bookseller: Zephyr Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 289841
  • Title: Carrie.
  • Author: King, Stephen
  • Format/binding: Burgundy cloth, gilt spine title, black endpapers.
  • Book condition: Used - Near fine, very slightly cocked, in a very good dust jacket with very light edgewear and crease to the front panel,
  • Jacket condition: very good dust jacket with very light edgewear and crease to the front panel
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition, first state with C. $5.95 on the dust jacket flap a
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday.
  • Place: Garden City.
  • Date published: 1974
  • Bookseller catalogs: Horror;
  • Size: 21.5x14.5 cm.


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