HELL HOUSE. New York: The Viking Press, . Octavo, cloth-backed boards. First edition. A malign spirit preys upon the vulnerabilities of those who enter Belasco House, a haunted mansion called "Hell House." Matheson wrote the screenplay for the 1973 film adaptation, "The Legend of Hell House." Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-216. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature II, pp. 725-27. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-173. King list, p. 390. Winter list, p. 270. Private owner's bookplate affixed to front free endpaper. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with three faint wrinkles at upper edge of front flap. (#89433).
"First published in 1971 ..." on copyright page.