Hideaway Signed Limited UK Proof


Dean Koontz. Hideaway. Headline 1992. First Edition. Original Wraps. Uncorrected Proof. Signed by Author. Good / No Jacket (as issued). This an uncorrected proof of the UK First Hardback Edition. Spine lightly rubbed at the extremities with some fine reading creases. Back panel a little creased in the top left corner, upper left corner tip bumped (also affects last third of book block), a few light pressure marks and a touch of minor edge wear. Front panel has vertical crease near spine hinge and heavy diagonal creasing to the upper right corner (result of a bump which also affects the first 20 or so pages of the block), circular stain midway down the right side (also evident on the verso), bump to lower left corner. Internally clean with no signs of previous ownership, store / library stamps etc. Text block is nice and bright. Issued as a limited edition proof signed and numbered by the author on the verso of the front panel this number 51 of 100. Very very scarce and despite the obvious faults a highly collectable edition.