The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger by Stephen King [FIRST PLUME PRINTING / 1988]

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The Gunslinger by Stephen King [THE DARK TOWER #1]


Previously published only in an extremely limited batch of highly coveted hardcover copies, this is the first Trade printing, issued in paperback form with full color illustrations by Michael Whelan on high gloss paper.   

Large graphic novel sized trade paperback.  First printing w/ embossed title on cover.

Book is in excellent condition.  Light shelf wear to cover and a hint of tanning to pages.

In The Gunslinger, the first book in the acclaimed Dark Tower series, King introduces his most enigmatic hero, Roland Deschain of Gilead, the Last Gunslinger. He is a haunting, solitary figure at first, on a mysterious quest through a desolate world that eerily mirrors our own. Pursuing the man in black, an evil being who can bring the dead back to life, Roland is a good man who seems to leave nothing but death in his wake.  -  Bookshop Apocalypse.