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    Stephen Gilbert. Ratman's Notebooks. New York: The Viking Press, [1968].

    First edition. Octavo. 184 pages.

    Publisher's quarter black cloth over brown boards. Spine lettered in bright orange. Illustrated dust jacket designed by S. A. Summit. Orange endpapers. Very minor rubbing to the jacket, else a near fine copy.

    This work is the only fiction novel authored by Gilbert Alexander Ralston (1912 - 1999) who utilized the pseudonym Stephen Gilbert. Ratman's Notebooks was the inspiration for the horror film Willard, released in 1971.


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