Reissue of the highly acclaimed thriller by the world's most outstanding dark fantasist. WEAVEWORLD is an epic adventure of the imagination. It begins with a carpet in which a world of rapture and enchantment is hiding; a world which comes to life, alerting the dark forces and beginning a desperate battle to preserve the last vestiges of magic which Humankind still has access to. WEAVEWORLD is a book of visions and horrors, a story of quest, titanic struggles, of love and of hope. It is a triumph of imagination and storytelling, an adventure, a nightmare, a promise...'Barker's fecundity of invention is beyond praise. In a world of hard-bitten horror and originality, Clive Barker dislocates your mind.' THE MAIL ON SUNDAY.
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Clive Barker has made his mark on modern fiction by exposing all that is surreal and magical in the ordinary world --- and exploring the profound and overwhelming terror that results. With its volatile mix of the fantastical and the contemporary, the everyday and the otherworldly, Weaveworld is an epic work of dark fantasy and horror -- a tour de force from one of today's most forceful and imaginative artists.About the Author:
Clive Barker is the bestselling author of nineteen books, including Weaveworld, Imajica, and Galilee. He regularly shows his art in Los Angeles and New York, and produces and directs for both large screen and small. Recent projects include the Oscar®-winning film Gods and Monsters, and an exhibition of erotic painting and photographs, The Weird and the Wicked. He lives with his husband, the photographer David Armstrong, in Los Angeles, along with his family of dogs, rats, geckoes, iguana, and turtles.
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Book Description Collins, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 1st Printing Signed on the limitation page and also inscribed, "Forgive my art. On bended knees, I do confess, I seek to please." Clive Barker, 21st October 1988 signed limited edition this being copy 400. Near fine, top corners bumped, in Fine slipcase. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # TA39
Book Description Collins, London, 1987. Quarter Leather. Book Condition: As New. No Jacket. SIGNED by author Clive Barker, "This specially bound and slip-cased edition of Weaveworld has been limited to 526 copies, 500 of which are for sale, each one numbered and signed by the author. Twenty-six copies have been reserved for private distribution lettered a-z. This is copy no. 480." Slipcase has some shelf-wear and a few very minor scratches. By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 6156
Book Description Collins UK, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Fantasy novel. Illustrated by the author. SIGNED of 500 copies with color endpapers, gilt edges and quarter leather binding in slipcase. Fine in slipcase; no jacket issued. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-14401698236
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, U.S.A., 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. 1st Edition. An as new, perfect and unread SIGNED LIMITED EDITION #104/500 in slip case. Shrinkwrapped for protection. DG. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 005347
Book Description Collins, London, 1987. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, as Issued. Clive Barker (illustrator). First Edition.. 1st ed. Fine in Black quarter leather and cloth and custom slipcase, w/o dj as issued. Copy #201 of 500 copies SIGNED and limited. Signed by Author. Limited Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 99094
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: COLLECTIBLELIKENEW. Unread, very minor shelf wear. Signed, slip-cased edition of 526, of which 26 were reserved for private distribution and lettered a-z. This is copy g.All gilt edges. Mint copy. Slight wear to slipcase. Photos available on request. Bookseller Inventory # HBS-00168238-B
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # TT00864043B
Book Description Collins, London, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: Slip-case Very Good. Clive Barker/Tim White (illustrator). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Black boards with gold lettering to spine, black slip-case. 722pp. Signed by the author. Clean and bright pages with gold gilt end papers. Illustrations by the author and ornamental designs by Tim White. This specially bound and slip-cased edition of Weaveworld has been limited to 526 copies, 500 of which are for sale, each one numbered and signed by the author. 26 copies have been reserved for private distribution lettered a-z this copy is no. i. (Any digital image can be produced upon request). Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 015682