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METAMORPHOSIS James P. Blaylock SIGNED/LIMITED HC

METAMORPHOSIS by James P. Blaylock, Illustrated by Tim Powers. Burton, MI; Subterranean Press; 2009. 1st edition hardcover.

ISBN: 978-1-59606-221-4.

Length: 64 pages.

...Metamorphosis: three stories, each one involving a man who discovers that he has come to dwell, for an hour or for a lifetime, in a house and in a mind not quite his own. Each one opens doors onto rooms of illusion, radiance, regret, and dark enchantment. Welcome to the stories of three young writers, stories written in collaboration with James P. Blaylock. Welcome to the borderland of illusion and reality.

Three tales, written in collaboration by James P. Blaylock with students in a class by Tim Powers, with an introduction and illustrations by Tim, an afterword by Blaylock, and some necessary meddling by William Ashbless.

Limited: 1000 numbered hardcover copies signed by all but William Ashbless, who wanted far more money to sign the damned books than his illegible scrawl is worth.

Table of Contents:

-- Introduction by Tim Powers, -- “Stone Eggs” by James P. Blaylock and Adriana Campoy, -- “P-38” by James P. Blaylock and Brittany Cox, -- “Houses” by James P. Blaylock and Alex Haniford, -- “Haunted Places” an afterword by James P. Blaylock, -- “A Note” by William Ashbless.

Fine in fine dj.


subp265$30.00