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    [Stephen King]. Whispers. The Stephen King Issue (Volume 5, Number 1-2, Whole Number 17-18, August 1982). Binghamton: Stuart David Schiff, 1982.

    Special hardcover edition, limited to 350 copies (of which this is number 336), signed by both Stephen King and Whispers' editor and publisher, Stuart Schiff. Octavo. 176 pages. Illustrations and ads throughout.

    Blue buckram with gilt title on spine and front cover. Fine.

    This special edition of the respected and influential horror and science fiction magazine Whispers contains three Stephen King pieces: "On The Shining and Other Perpetrations (the previously unpublished introduction to The Shining), "Before the Play," and "It Grows on You." Also featured are several King-related illustrations.

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