Stephen king pet sematary first edition 1983 doubleday hardcover wdust jacket. Ive dropped a star for the abrupt ending, as king often does, you are left wanting more, and more, but other than that the novel was superb. Pet sematary s characters are three dimensional, and about as real as characters in the page of a novel can get. First published in 1983, pet sematary has since been regarded as one of stephen kings most frightening an controversial novels, daring to cross the boundaries of conventional fiction, king has woven a tale so fundamentally startling that he himself was hesitant for it to see the light of day upon its completion. First edition of kings most subtle novel, signed and dated on the title page, stephen king, 41284. A path led up through the neighboring field to a little pet cemetery in the woods. Octavo, 373pp, black cloth, gilt title on spine, gilt signature on cover. Hardcover paperback trade paperback audio movie dvd first edition release date. Vj books offers author handsigned books that become treasures for readers, fans and book collectors alike. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Nov 14, 1983 of all his master works, however, i take the somewhat unpopular stance that pet sematary is his magnum opus.
Find great deals on ebay for pet sematary book hardcover. This phrase did more than just make it into the book. Pet sematary by stephen king 1983, hardcover first. I hadnt read the book since i was a kid so i figured i was long overdue for a reread. Pet sematary is a 1983 horror novel by american writer stephen king. It was nominated for a world fantasy award for best novel in 1984, and was later made into a film. An attractive copy of this worldwide best selling novel. Do you know how many print runs were done by the time the book was released. When i first read pet sematary i couldnt have been older than i knew right away that it was more than a typical scary story. An autographed or signed edition from your favorite author increases the value of your book collection. Because once you get hooked, youre going to want to devour this deeply disturbing and thoughtprovoking book.
Stephen king novels first edition identification guide. Pet sematary sometimes referred to as stephen kings pet sematary is a 1989 american supernatural horror film and the first adaptation of stephen kings 1983 novel of the same name. Pet sematary is a 1983 horror novel by stephen king. Black cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and front board.
Rumored to be the one book written by this prolific genius of horror that scared even its creator new york times, pet sematary is notably one of kings most subtle novels, but. Pet sematary by stephen king and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Pet sematary hardcover true 1st print edition 1983 stephen king. Publishers dust jacket in very good condition, wear at ends of spine, otherwise bright. First edition is printed on the page and on page 374 you will find code y38. Directed by mary lambert and written by king, it stars dale midkiff, denise crosby, blaze berdahl, fred gwynne, and miko hughes as gage creed. Pet sematary hardcover true 1st print edition 1983 stephen king stephhen king on. Stephen king pet sematary 1983 first edition hardback book. I bought pet sematary for my kindle quite a while back but just simply didnt get around to reading it despite being a huge fan of stephen king. First edition of kings most subtle novel, inscribed on the title page, for fuzz, boo, and bouncewith best, stephen king, 32386. Stephen kings pet sematary is as fresh and deliciously horrific today as when i first read it in the mid1980s. Then a couple of weeks ago i came across the trailer for the movie that is set to be released later this year and decided it was time to get the book read so i can compare the book and the upcoming movie. The story of a family, the father of which gets caught up in bringing their cat back to life after it is killed while the rest of the family is on vacation. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search.
We also go into great detail on how to recognize a pet sematary first edition book. A unique signed first edition, personally signed by stephen king directly onto the title page of the book. Original book clubs were issued in two formats, one was the same size as the trade edition, the other in a smaller format. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. In november 20, ps publishing released pet sematary in a limited 30thanniversary edition. View photos first edition printed on page, and y3 printed on page 374. First published in 1983, pet sematary has since been regarded as one of stephen kings most frightening and controversial novels. It is the second adaptation of the 1983 novel of the same name by stephen king, after the 1989 film. Pet sematary a novel 1st edition rent 9781501156700. This is, famously, the book that king himself considers the most frightening he has ever written. All the particulars that make a real true edition, so you can find. Apr 03, 2019 we also go into great detail on how to recognize a pet sematary first edition book.
Stated first edition on page and y38 present on page 374. A novel by king, stephen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading pet sematary. Of all his master works, however, i take the somewhat unpopular stance that pet sematary is his magnum opus. Octavo, original black cloth, original dust jacket. Pet sematary stephen king first edition signed raptis rare books. Pet sematary 2019 limited edition steelbook blu ray nordic import. Its first, in 1983, was in novel form, when stephen king ransacked every parents nightmare journal and put this macabre story of family grief to paper. Norwood press is an imprint of vj books, a leading online retailer of collectible modern fiction. Book is fine, tight and clean, 42184 is penned on upper title page, else free of former owner writing, bookplates or remainder marks. Pet sematary first edition signed stephen king bauman. Apr 15, 2019 this contains all the information to findspotverify a 1st edition, 1st printing of stephen kings pet sematary hardcover book.
Rent pet sematary 1st edition 9781501156700 today, or search our site for other textbooks by stephen king. With the movie coming out this weekend and the demand for. How to find a true real first edition of stephen kings pet sematary. Louis creeds rural maine home frequently claims the lives of neighborhood pets. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. Pet sematary has since been regarded as one of stephen kings most frightening and controversial novels. Pet sematary hardcover true 1st print edition 1983 stephen. Stephen king pet sematary first edition novel horror hardcover,1983. All the differences between the pet sematary film and book. Book in very good condition, owners entry crossed out on front endpaper. We have you covered with 247 instant online tutoring.
Pet sematary by king, stephen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles. Editions of pet sematary by stephen king goodreads. His epic works the dark tower, it, pet sematary, and doctor sleep are the basis for major motion pictures, with it now the highest grossing horror film of all time. Im still terrified just thinking about certain scenes from the movie. Buy a cheap copy of pet sematary book by stephen king. The novel was nominated for a world fantasy award for best novel in 1986, and adapted in.
Stephen king collection 4 books set pet sematary, the shining, it, doctor sleep by stephen king, pet sematary by stephen king, et al. First edition softback version, pages vg, cover good. Louis has recently moved from chicago to ludlow with his wife rachel, their children and pet cat. First edition printed on page, and y38 printed on page. Daring to cross the boundaries of conventional fiction, king has woven a tale so fundamentally startling that he himself was hesitant for it to see the light of day upon its completion. Stephen king pet sematary first edition novel horror. Renowned for its superior productions, bbc radio may have outdone itself by adapting stephen kings pet sematary to audio. Pet sematary by stephen king 1983, hardcover, 1st edition.
Pet sematary by stephen king 1983, hardcover first edition. King, stephen pet sematary first edition book by king. From a big twist that was first given away in one of the movies trailers, to the removal of some big moments from the novel, insider rounds up the most significant changes the new movie makes from the 1983 book. Every textbook comes with a 21day any reason guarantee.
It tells the story of the creeds, a family from chicago who move to ludlow, maine, and begin living in a. Pet sematary is a 2019 american supernatural horror film directed by kevin kolsch and dennis widmyer and written by jeff buhler, from a screen story by matt greenberg. Now a major motion picture from paramount pictures starring john lithgow, jason clarke, and amy seimetz. Pet sematary has always been one of my favorite stephen king stories. With the movie coming out this weekend and the demand for the book hitting record levels, i thought it would be. Pet sematary by stephen king, 97814447084, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. How to find a true real first edition of stephen kings pet. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Pet sematary uncorrected galley proof, 1st state edition. Black cloth, title printed on spine and signature on cover. Pet sematary pet sematary marks the first time stephen king has adapted his own book for the screen, and the result is undead schlock dulled by a slasherfilm mentality squandering its chilling. Pet sematary by stephen king, first edition abebooks. Pet sematary by stephen king hardcover 1983 first edition book made into movie.
Home stephen king collector guides stephen king novels first edition identification guide stephen king novels first edition identification guide. Pet sematary by stephen king, first edition, signed abebooks. Pet sematary is a critically acclaimed horror novel written by american writer stephen king. With the movie coming out this weekend and the demand for the book hitting record levels, i. Stephen king pet sematary first edition sellersupplied images. The novel was nominated for a world fantasy award for best novel in 1986, and adapted into two films. Pet sematary by stephen king, first edition abebooks passion for books. This contains all the information to findspotverify a 1st edition, 1st printing of stephen kings pet sematary hardcover book. Y doubleday, 1983, 1st edition, first printing uncorrected galley proof, 1983. You have listed that the wind through the keyhole scribner edition as being the first edition however the scribner edition was published on 24th april 2012 while the limited edition produced by grant was published in february of that year. Pet sematary hardcover true 1st print edition 1983 stephen king unknown binding 1983 by stephhen king author.1289 172 532 373 904 1052 245 1439 935 370 943 295 1328 1434 1030 627 1536 1392 416 1322 919 1224 152 955 534 1022 78 1079 1295 97 884 57 1344 33 1353 1214 989 728 1075 801 504 524 670 886 1254