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Carrie by Stephen King - Hardcover - First Cemetery Dance Deluxe Edition - 2014 - from TristanBooks and Biblio.com

Carrie

by Stephen King

Condition: Fine/Fine


Carrie by Stephen King (author of Salem's Lot, The Shining, The Stand, Night Shift, etc.) Hardcover First Deluxe Edition Illustrated by Tomislav Tikulin with Slipcase and Dust Jacket Cemetery Dance 2014. This is a wonderful alternative to the true first edition of Carrie published by Doubleday in 1974 which runs a hefty $650+.

As NEW in shrink-wrap with dust jacket and slipcase.

Includes the following goodies:

An introduction by Stephen King detailing why he wrote the book and afterword by Tabitha King.
Deluxe oversized design (7 inches X 10 inches) featuring two color interior printing as part of the page design
Printed on a heavy interior specialty paper stock that is much thicker than the paper in a normal trade edition
Custom-made slipcase for the Gift Edition
Epic wrap-around full-color dust jacket artwork and full-color interior paintings by Tomislav Tikulin on a heavy glossy stock and tipped into the book
Full-page reproduction of the telegram Doubleday editor Bill Thompson sent Stephen King to announce the publisher was buying the book
Small print-run that is a tiny fraction of the TENS OF MILLIONS of paperback and later printing hardcover copies of this novel you've seen in bookstores over the last 40 years

ALSO: The picture is the actual item for sale. (The picture is NOT a stock photo.)


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: TristanBooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: CarrieKingCD
  • Title: Carrie
  • Author: Stephen King
  • Illustrator: Tomislav Tikulin
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 3
  • Edition: First Cemetery Dance Deluxe Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Cemetery Dance
  • Place: Forest Hill, MD
  • Date published: 2014


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