THE GOLDEN. Shingletown, CA: Mark V. Ziesing, 1993. Octavo, cloth. First edition. One of 500 numbered copies signed by Shepard and artist Arnie Fenner. "Opulently decadent vampire novel ... A complex tale of personal and cultural identity, enlivened by Shepard's brilliantly imagined fictional landscape." - Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-328. A fine copy in fine dust jacket and slipcase. (#85075).