Notes: 448 pages plus an unpaginated volume of illustrations. 11-1/4 by 15 inches (book); 13-1/4 by 19-1/2 inches (separate illustration volume). A massive survey of more than three decades of illustration connected to Stephen King's work, including cover artists, interior spot illustrators, and artists who worked on limited editions. The book also includes interviews with several artists and commentary by Beahm.
This is the traycased issue, limited to 300 copies, signed by 33 artists, including Michael Whelan, Bernie Wrightson, Mark Ryden, Dave McKean, and Rick Berry.
This is a large, elaborate production, housed in a large folding clamshell box (traycase) with a compartment for the volume of illustrations; the entire production weighs nearly 40 pounds.
Edition + Condition: Books fine; clamshell box showing slight wear at the corners. One of the most elaborate King productions.
Publication: Lakewood, CO: Centipede Press, 2009.
Item No: #9245