The Sphinx by Graham Masterton, Lorenzo Sperlonga, Ben Baldwin

The Sphinx Author: Graham Masterton, Lorenzo Sperlonga, Ben Baldwin
eBook Title: The Sphinx
ISBN10: 0956622119
ISBN13: 978-0956622112
Language: -
Publisher: M H B Press; Deluxe signed ed edition (September 10, 2010)
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Genre Fiction
Size ePub vers.: 1551 kb
Size PDF vers.: 1594 kb
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Originally published in 1978 as a Star paperback original and in the same year by W.H. Allen in hardback. Out of print for many years, Graham Masterton's classic horror novel is now available to collectors and fans in a quality signed hardback edition. For up and coming politician Gene Keiller an attraction to a beautiful woman is no strange thing. But Lorie Semple is no ordinary woman . . . she has a secret . . . she has history . . . and when attraction becomes obsession he takes his first steps on a perilous journey where myth and reality collide with devastating consequences. A savage beast is unleashed and by the time he discovers the truth about the mysterious beauty who has so captivated his soul it is far too late to run.That people, they are called, for no man can bring himself to speak their name out loud . . . and their obscene secret is about to be revealed. Deluxe Edition. MHB Press 2010. Only 150 copies were signed by the author and numbered in roman numerals. Interior illustrations by Ben Baldwin. Page size US Royal (152mm x 229mm). 167 pages. Printed on matt coated Vancouver 115gsm paper. This edition is hand bound by British craftsmen using traditional binding techniques to produce a book to cherish for a lifetime. Designed to appeal to not only fans of Graham's writing but also collectors of finely bound limited editions this is quarter bound in the finest grey goat skin leather with cream cloth covered boards, headbands, marbled endpapers, bound in ribbon bookmark and raised bands on spine. With additional colour artwork (not in the Collector's edition) and housed in a hand made cloth covered slipcase this edition oozes quality!