1977 THE SHINING Stephen King Hardcover Dust Jacket
This is a 1977 hardcover edition published by Doubleday with dust jacket. The dust jacket is in very good condition and has been placed in a clear archical sleeve for protection. The boards are tan with a black spine and the title in metallic lettering, there is an imprint from glassware on the back cover. The binding is structructurally sound. There aren't any obvious signs of inscriptions, highlighting or dog-eared pages.
The Shining, a horrifying thriller by Stephen King, is a banned book for its foul language and offensive themes. Jack Torrance and his family move into the Overlook Hotel where he has been hired as the winter caretaker. Cut off from civilization, Jack hopes to battle alcoholism and uncontrolled rage all the while evil forces are at play in the hotel. If you are a collector of banned books this controversial novel is a great addition for your library.