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The Ultimate Stephen King Library for the Advanced Collector
About the Library
We are pleased to represent a collector who is offering to sell his entire Stephen King library comprising of upwards of 500 volumes. It has been assembled meticulously over a few decades, each volume carefully selected to be in Fine to Very Fine condition, the highest possible grade and quality.
The collection includes many important authenticated works, first editions, signed first editions, signed limited editions, signed lettered editions, the Dark Tower books, and other unique, rare and valuable items which are irreplaceable.
The majority of signed limited edition and signed lettered editions are included with this collection, along with other special items that very few have , if any.
THE COLLECTION IS OFFERED AS WHOLE AND WILL BE SOLD AS SAME.
Due to the depth and value of this library since its estimated worth is in excess of 1 Million USD, the owner has requested that we respectfully protect his privacy.
In order to accommodate his requests at this time, the owner has requested that we not disclose the full contents and photos of the library because we would become inundated with an extraordinary amount of inquiries. For additional inquiries and full details, please contact us as an expression of serious interest.
About the Author.
Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction and fantasy. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television series, and comic books. King has published 58 novels, including seven under the pen name Richard Bachman, and six non-fiction books. He has written around 200 short stories, most of which have been published in book collections.
King has received Bram Stoker Awards, World Fantasy Awards, and British Fantasy Society Awards. In 2003, the National Book Foundation awarded him the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He has also received awards for his contribution to literature for his entire oeuvre, such as the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement (2004), and the Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America (2007). In 2015, King was awarded with a National Medal of Arts from the United States National Endowment for the Arts for his contributions to literature. He has been described as the "King of Horror".
Below is a sample list of some of the most valuable items included in this collection:
Featured Items In This Collection
(2x) Salem's Lot - First Edition with original First Issue Dust-Jacket [Fine/Fine]
This collection includes two First Editions of Salem's Lot, originally published by Doubleday in 1975. Both of these Fine examples possess the most desirable First State dust-jacket. The front flap of this dust-jacket has the unclipped price of $8.95 in the top right corner and the text below refers to Father Cody instead of Father Callahan in later states/editions.
FIRESTARTER - Phantasia Press 1980. Signed Lettered Edition of only 26 produced.
This Signed Lettered Edition is hardcover bound in aluminum coated cloth. It is commonly referred to as "The Asbestos Firestarter"
The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger - Donald M. Grant Publishers 1982. Signed First Edition with 2-Page remarque by Michael Whelan
CARRIE - Doubleday 1974. Signed First Edition [Fine/Fine] with personalized inscription from "Steve King"
THE STAND - Doubleday 1990. Signed Lettered Edition "TT" of only 52 produced [Very Fine]
THE SHINING - Subterranean Press. Signed Limited Edition
THE SHINING - Subterranean Press. Signed Lettered Edition
217 - Subterranean Press. Signed Lettered Edition "V/X"
"The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower" Signed Artist Edition Limited to 5,000. Signed and remarqued by Michael Whelan
Prototype by Suntup Press - "The Haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson
Signature AuthenticityLifetime Guarantee of Signature Authenticity. Each volume designated as "Signed" has been personally signed by the author Stephen King and/or the illustrator directly into the book. The autographs are not facsimiles, stamps, or auto-pens. learn more
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- Signature Authenticity:
- Lifetime Guarantee of Signature Authenticity. Each volume designated as "Signed" has been personally signed by the author Stephen King and/or the illustrator directly into the book. The autographs are not facsimiles, stamps, or auto-pens.