THE DOLL WHO ATE HIS MOTHER. Indianapolis, New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., . Octavo, boards. First edition. A presentation copy with signed inscription by Campbell to Richard Fawcett on the front free endpaper: "For Dick -- / Some Liverpool nightmares -- / All the best from / Ramsey Campbell / Halloween 1980." The author's first novel, preceded by three collections of short fiction. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-65. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-58. King list, p. 389. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with tiny nick at bottom edge of front panel. (#159584).
First printing so stated on copyright page.