Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Stephen King. Different Seasons. New York: [1982]. First trade edition, inscribed by King to collector Bob O'Malley before publication.

    More Information:

    Stephen King. Different Seasons. New York: Viking, [1982]. First trade edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by King on the front free endpaper: "To Bob- / Hope you like these / odd stories- / Stephen King / 7/25/82." The date written by King is nearly one month before publication (August 27, 1982). Octavo. 527 pages. Publisher's blue cloth over blue paper boards, front board lettered in copper, spine lettered in copper and silver, dust jacket. Minor rubbing to book and jacket, else fine. From the collection of Bob O'Malley.

    Three of the four novellas that comprise this book spawned three movies: Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption was the basis of The Shawshank Redemption (1994); Apt Pupil was the basis of the film of the same name (1998); The Body was the basis of Stand by Me (1986).

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 20
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 928

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 October 25 Manuscripts - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $640,615