CHARLES BEAUMONT: SELECTED STORIES. Arlington Hts., Illinois: Dark Harvest, 1988. Octavo, cloth. First edition. One of 500 numbered copies signed by editor Roger Anker, author of the preface Christopher Beaumont and fourteen of the seventeen authors of the introductions, Ray Bradbury, John Tomerlin, Howard Browne, Dennis Etchison, Richard Matheson, Harlan Ellison, Charles E. Fritch, George Clayton Johnson, Richard Christian Matheson, Frank M. Robinson, Robert Bloch, William F. Nolan, Jerry Sohl, and Chad Oliver. Collection of twenty-nine stories and novel extract (THE INTRUDER, chapter 10), five previously unpublished, edited by Roger Anker, seventeen with introductions by Ray Bradbury, Dennis Etchison, Richard Matheson, Harlan Ellison, and others. Winner of the 1989 Bram Stoker Award for best collection. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-27. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with minute nick at upper edge of front panel from removal from "protective" paper slipcase. (#146476).
First edition so stated on copyright page. "THIS DELUXE FIRST EDITION OF / CHARLES BEAUMONT: SELECTED STORIES / IS LIMITED TO FIVE HUNDRED / INDIVIDUALLY SIGNED AND NUMBERED COPIES" on limitation page.