New York: The Mysterious Press, 1981. First Edition. Sharp copy of King's tenth novel. "Set in Castle Rock, King's mythical small town in Maine, Cujo is principally the story of Joe Chamber's two-hundred-pound Saint Bernard of the same name. The animal is not by nature a BAD DOG, but becomes one after being bitten on the nose by a bat" (The Stephen King Companion, p.184). Winner of the British Fantasy Society's August Derleth Award in 1982, and basis for Lewis Teague's 1983 film. Item #4870
Limited Issue, one of 750 numbered copies specially bound and signed by the author, this being copy no.20. Octavo (cm); maroon cloth, with titling and pictorial elements stamped in gilt on spine and covers; publisher's matching cloth slipcase; [xiv],319,pp. Fine in a Fine slipcase.