outer edges of pages are tan with aging, but book is tight and in very good condition, jacket does show some wear on edges. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: 'If you've missed Laymon, you've missed a treat' Stephen King In an abandoned hotel in a Californian ghost town, horror writer Larry Dunbar and his friends make a chilling discovery. By chance they stumble on a coffin hidden under the stairs. Within lies the corpse of a naked female - with a stake through its heart. Was she the innocent victim of a gruesome murder? Or was she a vampire? There's only one way for Larry to solve the mystery - he must pull out the stake...
About the Author: Richard Laymon was born in Chicago in 1947 and grew up in California. Four of his books have been shortlisted for the Bram Stoker Award, which he won in 2001 with THE TRAVELLING VAMPIRE SHOW. Among his many acclaimed works of horror and suspense are THE STAKE, SAVAGE, AFTER MIDNIGHT and the four novels in the Beast House Chronicles: THE CELLAR, THE BEAST HOUSE, THE MIDNIGHT TOUR and FRIDAY NIGHT IN BEAST HOUSE. He died in February 2001.
Title: The Stake
Publisher: Headline Book Publishing
Publication Date: 1990
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Hardback. Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Seller Inventory # GOR002122204
Book Description Headline Book Publishing Ltd. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 074720327X shelf wear and scuffing to dj. Seller Inventory # W0062972
Book Description Headline Book Publishing, 1990. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First edition. ISBN 074720327X. Hardback. First Printing. Very Good to Near Fine condition book in a Very Good to Near Fine condition dustjacket. Tight, bright, attractive copy with no markings to the book. L13.95 original price is present and unclipped on front flap of dustjacket. We have placed dustjacket in a brodart protective cover and it looks much better than described. Seller Inventory # 58987
Book Description Headline:, London, 1990. First edition, Hardcover, SIGNED and INSCRIBED, Near Fine in Fine dust jacket, Signed, inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. Replete with two-color drawing (of stake) by the author that also appears on the title page. Text block browned at extremities as is common with this title. Seller Inventory # 9438