Book: Stephen King Country

The Illustrated Guide to the Sites and Sights That Inspired the Modern Master of Horror

by George W. Beahm
Publisher: Running Press; First Edition, First Printing. Black binding, red gilt titles.
Hardcover44 pages, illustrated throughout, resources, index.
Condition: Dustjacket present (not price-clipped), some edgewear. Bumped lower corners, Very good- condition with just a few places highlighted in the chapter regarding his first edition and rare books.

What lurks inside the head of Stephen King? Discover the real-life sites and sights behind his horror classics, including the Stanley Hotel of Estes Park, Colorado (site of The Shining’s eerie Overlook Hotel), King’s home town of Durham, Maine (the inspiration for Salem’s Lot), and more. This pictorial souvenir features more than 30 previously unseen black-and-white photographs and authoritative text by the foremost King aficionado.

An illustrated biography on King and his home town. Looks at the world in which author Stephen King lives and the real-life places that inspired the settings for some of his most popular works.


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