Visions of Death: Richard Matheson's Edgar Allan Poe Scripts, Volume One (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)

By: Matheson, Richard

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Scripts Lettered edition Gauntlet press 2007 "Visions of Death: Richard Mathson's Edgar Allen Poe Scripts, Volume one contains two complete screenplays by renowned screenwriter Richard Matheson, based on the Edgar Allan Poe masterpieces, "The Fall of the House of Usher" and "The Pit and the Pendulum." These two classic terror films, directed by Roger Corman and starring Vincent Price, are now widely regarded as important highpoints in the history of the American cinema. In 2005 "House of Usher" was named one of only 425 films to be included in the prestigious National Film Registry, as chosen by the director of The Library of Congress in Washington D.C. Roger Corman contributes an incisive introduction to Visions of Death, and Joe Dante provides a wry afterward. In addition, editor Lawrence French provides the reader with insightful essays detailing the making of both films, as well as an extensive interview with Richard Matheson. Visions of Death is lavishly illustrated with over 50 stills from the movies, including many rare, behind the scenes photographs. Signed by Matheson. Only Roger Corman and Joe Dante have signed the lettered edtion. This is a PPC lettered copy. The PPC is a publishers copy and is exactly like the regular lettered edtion except that the PPC is rarer. Gauntlet press only produces about 10 per book!. Book, dust jacket and clam shell case are in fine condition.

Title: Visions of Death: Richard Matheson's Edgar Allan Poe Scripts, Volume One (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)

Author Name: Matheson, Richard

Categories: Gauntlet Press, Limited Editions, Signed AND Numbered, Anthology/Collection,

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Publisher: Gauntlet Press: 2007

ISBN Number: 1887368949

ISBN Number 13: 9781887368940

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Limited Edition

Signature/Autograph or Inscription: Signed and Numbered

A.B.Normal Book Number: 351596