THE STAND. Stephen King.

THE STAND. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1978. Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Inscribed and dated by King on the front free endpaper. "Apocalyptic horror novel and a cornerstone of modern horror fiction ... THE STAND represents King's most ambitiously imaginative novel and the most fulfilling exploration of a predominant theme in his work: the behavior of groups functioning under the pressure of extraordinary situations." - Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-206. Basis for the 1994 made for television miniseries starring Gary Sinise, Molly Ringwald, Rob Lowe and others. for the 1994 made for television miniseries starring Gary Sinise, Rob Lowe and others. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-601. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-175. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1801-06. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-135. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to corners. (#132189).

Price: $3,500.00

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