A Very Rare Signed First Edition, A Sweeping Tale of Dragons, Princes and Evil Wizards.
A novel written by King for his daughter. This collectible signed first edition is sure to delight the most discerning Stephen King fan. This rare book has been maintained very well.
Personally hand signed by Stephen King directly into the title page:
"For Dan -
With best wishes,
Stephen King 7/18/92"
Viking, New York. 1987. "Eyes of the Dragon" by Stephen King. First Edition, First Printing. Signed by Stephen King directly onto the title page. Contains the true first printing point of issues: "First Published in 1987 by Viking Penguin, Inc." on the copyright page.
Green textured boards, off-white cloth boards, gilt dragon image, green metallic and gilt spine titles. Textured green end-pages. Patterned green scales and raised titles on dust jacket. Price of $18.95 has not been clipped. Now protected in new clear Mylar sleeve. Beautiful jacket illustrations. Interior artwork throughout rendered in pencil and ink on Bienfang velour paper by David Palladini.
Originally published as a limited edition in 1984 and consequently achieved a mythic status among fans. Distinctive among King's works as a marvelous fantasy tale suitable for all. Tells the story of the princes Peter and Thomas, and their quest to jointly and peacefully rule the kingdom of Delain, despite the interference of the evil magician, Flagg. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" design. 326 pages. This book
is a work of classic fantasy, with a clearly established battle between
good and evil, with magic playing a lead role.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean & straight boards. Free of writings or stampings. No attached bookplates or indication of any removed. A well-cared for book, protected from any potential damage. This book stands out as having had exemplary care. Square and tight spine. A wonderful bright clean copy. Dust jacket has light chipping and a small tear that has been repaired.