This book features two exclusive covers painted by acclaimed artist Gregory Manchess, each on its own separate dustjacket. These covers are variants to the standard trade paperback edition. The bonus jacket is a mock-up cover of The Secret of Roanoke by Regis Thomas, a fictitious novel that features prominently in the plot of Later. Each edition also includes eight original exclusive illustrations by artist Rob Gale. On the back cover there is an exclusive map created especially for this Limited Edition in the classic mapback art style by artist Robert Hack.SYNOPSISSOMETIMES GROWING UPMEANS FACING YOUR DEMONSThe son of a struggling single mother, Jamie Conklin just wants an ordinary childhood. But Jamie is no ordinary child. Born with an unnatural ability his mom urges him to keep secret, Jamie can see what no one else can see and learn what no one else can learn. But the cost of using this ability is higher than Jamie can imagine as he discovers when an NYPD detective draws him into the pursuit of a killer who has threatened to strike from beyond the grave. LATER is Stephen King at his finest, a terrifying and touching story of innocence lost and the trials that test our sense of right and wrong.
With echoes of Kings classic novel It, LATER is a powerful, haunting, unforgettable exploration of what it takes to stand up to evil in all the faces it wears. This limited collector's edition of Stephen King's LATER will feature 8 interior illustrations by Rob Gale, two exclusive cover paintings by Gregory Manchess packaged with a bonus variant dust jacket, a stylish back-cover map illustrated in the classic mapback style by Robert Hack, a reading ribbon, head and tail bands and quality endpapers. The lettered edition will be limited to 26 copies and signed on tip-in sheets by Stephen King. The numbered edition will be limited to 374 copies, signed on tip-in sheets by Stephen King. The lettered edition will be packaged in a stylish black traycase with ribbon, styled with the Hard Case Crime logo.
LATER HB SIGNED EDITIONSPAPER STOCK & WEIGHT: 50# Sebago c/w Antique 400ppi. SPECIAL FINISHES: Head and Tail Bands, quality endpapers, reading ribbon, foil on dust jacket. BINDING: 5 ½ x 8 ½ HB Threadswen. DUSTJACKET: Variant from TPB edition, plus featuring bonus dust jacket wrapped underneath so fans can switch if they want. Bonus jacket is mock-up cover of The Secret of Roanoke by Regis Thomas, a novel that features in Later.
Both HB dustjacket paintings by Gregory Manchess. TRAYCASE SPECIFICATION: Black, with a single hit of gold foil on the front with HCC logo, and a ribbon.
TIP-IN SHEET: YES 90gsm Parch March Bright white, no image. SIGNED: YES Signed tip-in sheet by Stephen King (Numbered).
NUMBERED: Numbered edition X out of 374. LIMITED TO: 374 signed and numbered.PAPER COLOUR, STOCK & WEIGHT: Printed in the main text, so same paper stock. The item "Stephen King Signed/#'d LATER Limited Edition Numbered ONLY 374 cc's WORLDWIDE" is in sale since Friday, April 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Books\Fiction & Literature". The seller is "badmoonbooks" and is located in Chino, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.