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    [Stephen King]. John Skipp & Craig Spector, editors. Book of the Dead. Willimantic, Connecticut: Mark V. Ziesing, 1989.

    First edition. Number 241 of 500 specially bound numbered limited editions signed by all 18 contributors (including the editors) and signed again by the editors on the title page. Octavo. 334 pages.

    Publisher's black cloth with gilt titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. Housed in the publisher's slipcase decorated with photographs of laughing skulls. Minimal shelf wear to the book and jacket, else fine.

    Contributors to this book whose signatures appear on the limitation page include Chan McConnell, Richard Laymon, Ramsey Campbell, Stephen King, Philip Nutman, Edward Bryant, Steve Rasnic Tem, Glen Vasey, Les Daniels, Douglas E. Winter, Steven R. Boyett, Brian Hodge, Joe R. Lansdale, Nicholas Royle, David J. Schow, and Robert R. McCammon. The book comes with the original four-page publisher's pamphlet for the book laid-in. A great feast of genre fiction signed by several of horror's true legends.

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