Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP60081624
Synopsis: 1979 Boston Gregg Press, hardcover Text offset from the 1956 Fawcett edition. New introduction by Joseph Milicia. Includes scenes and storyboard drawings for the fine 1957 Universal film directed by Jack Arnold based on Matheson's novel.
About the Author: Richard Matheson is The New York Times bestselling author of I Am Legend, Hell House, Other Kingdoms, Somewhere in Time, A Stir of Echoes, The Beardless Warriors, The Path, Seven Steps to Midnight, Now You See It..., and What Dreams May Come, among others. He was named a Grand Master of Horror by the World Horror Convention, and received the Bram Stoker Award for Lifetime Achievement. He has also won the Edgar, the Spur, and the Writer's Guild awards. In 2010, he was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame. In addition to his novels, Matheson wrote screenplays, and he wrote for several Twilight Zone episodes, including “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet,” based on his short story. He was born in New Jersey and raised in Brooklyn, and fought in the infantry in World War II. He earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri. He lives in Calabasas, California.
Title: The Shrinking Man (The Gregg Press Science ...
Publisher: Gregg Pr
Publication Date: 1979
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Gregg Press, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None Issued. First Edition. Gregg Press edition, first printing. Ex-library copy with stamps, stickers, and pocket. Hardcover, no jacket as issued. Clean text, strong binding. Moderate wear. Good copy. Seller Inventory # Matheson-13
Book Description Gregg Press, Boston, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. First edition. Ex-Library hardcover without dust jacket. 8vo with 192 pages. The book is in good condition with usual library stamps and markings. There is shelf wear and bumping to the edges. Black spine with gold text. Size: 8vo. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 027537
Book Description Gregg Pr, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0839825471
Book Description Gregg Pr, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020839825471
Book Description Gregg Pr, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110839825471
Book Description Gregg Press, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None Issued. First Edition. Gregg Press edition, published 1979. First printing thus. Hardcover, no jacket as issued. Black boards with gold lettering. Light rubbing to boards, foxing to top page edges. All else is clean and unmarked. Binding strong. Light ripple to pages. Very good condition. Additional photos available upon request. Seller Inventory # Matheson-11
Book Description Gregg Press, Boston, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. This is a Fine Copy of this hardcover book in Publisher's black cloth with gilt title lettering to spine.No dust-jacket.This copy has NO previous names or inscriptions present.The book has 16 pages of film stills present.This copy was acquired from an impressive private collection of an American Writer and TV Producer (He wrote The 'A' Team) close attention was paid in obtaining books in excellent condition.This copy being no exception.Lovely copy for the collector with crisp white page edges.8vo 192pp First Edition Thus Scarce. Seller Inventory # 48711
Book Description Gregg Press, U.S.A., 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Very scarce 1979 first printing hardcover gook in good++ condition. Black and white photos and illustrations. Some minor foxing on top edge of pages, otherwise very good ++ condition. Seller Inventory # 5456
Book Description Gregg Press, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Near fine or better with square binding, excellent boards, and slight bumping to spine ends. Lovely copy - looks unread. Seller Inventory # ABE-10886339689
Book Description Gregg Press, Boston, 1979. Hardcover. First US hardcover edition. First printing stated. Introduction by Joseph Milicia. Basis for the 1957 science fiction film, "The Incredible Shrinking Man." See Warren, Keep Watching the Skies, pp 352 - 361. Barron: Anatomy of Wonder 4, 3-121. "An exciting, poignant, thought-provoking book." Barron, Horror Literature 4-219. Pringle, Modern Fantasy, The Hundred Best Novels, pp 64 - 65. The book features pages from the story board and fifteen pages of scenes from the film. Bound in original black cloth. A fine copy, issued without dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 24732