Matheson, Richard. COLLECTED STORIES. Signed limited ed.


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Matheson, Richard. COLLECTED STORIES. Signed limited ed. 1989. 1st ed. Signed at t.p. by the author. Limited to 1250 copies of which this is one of 400 numbered copies SIGNED BY RICHARD MATHESON. Los Angeles, Dream Press. 1989. First edition. Number #40.

This superbly manufactured book boasts a total of 900 pages featuring some ninety of the author’s finest short stories including, of course, ‘Born of Man and Woman’, Matheson’s very first published tale (1950). There are appreciations by Ray Bradbury, Robert Bloch, William F. Nolan, Jack Finney, George Clayton Johnson, Harlan Ellison, Stephen King, Dennis Etchison, and Richard Christian Matheson. A perfect medium for the impressive body of work produced during the first 39 years of a highly regarded author’s distinguished career.

Bound in full dark brown leather with gilt-stamped spine and gilt author reproduction signature to front board. Housed in red-purple slipcase. Sewn binding. The slipcase has one area of wear about an inch long to one lower edge. The book is VG+-Fine. 

Note: This book weighs 3 kilos and postage will cost more than usual.