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    First Edition of The Shining, Inscribed
    by Stephen King

    Stephen King. The Shining. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1977. First edition. Inscribed by King on the front free endpaper to horror collector Bongo Wolf: "For Bongo-/With lots of good/wishes-/Stephen King/9/9/79." Octavo. [viii], 447, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's black cloth backstrip over gold paper boards, spine lettered in gilt, dust jacket. Some edgewear, thumbsoiling and rubbing to jacket, some foxing on jacket verso at joints, light rubbing to binding. Overall, a near fine copy.
    Currey, p. 227. Brooks, A4.1.
    From the Palo Alto Collection of Modern Literature.


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