Lot 138 of 607:
Stephen King's First Book Carrie inscribed  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,800
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Title:
Carrie

Author:
King, Stephen

Place:
Garden City

Publisher:
Doubleday

Date:
1974

Description:

(8vo) original maroon cloth, color pictorial jacket. First Edition.

Inscribed and signed by King on the title page "For Patrick - with best wishes from your dad and me, Stephen King 2/3/87." King's first published book with the scarce dust jacket. Basis for the famous 1976 Brian DePalma directed film and starring Academy Award winning actress Sissy Spacek (in her first movie). Publisher's "P6" code printed in the gutter on final page. Collings A2.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear to book and jacket; very good.


 
Item number:
292372
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.