SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. Octavo, blue cloth stamped in gold, black endpapers, all edges gilt. Later edition. One of 75 copies specially bound for Bradbury's use. Full-page inscription signed by Bradbury dated 27 July 1986 to "John" on recto of credits leaf stating that this is "one of 50 special gift copies." This Knopf reissue was a tie-in with the 1983 film. "... remains the quintessential Bradbury fiction." - Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1769-73. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-45. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-51. Nearly invisible water strikes to gilt on top edge, small tide mark at lower spine end and tiny water spot at lower edge of rear panel, a very good copy in very good dust jacket with light wear at edges, mainly spine ends and corner tips. (#140706).
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