Arlington Hts., IL: Dark Harvest, 1989. 636 pp.. 7 1/2 x 10 1/4". Deluxe First Limited Edition of 450 copies, this being #284. Grey cloth slipcase in near fine condition; Illustrated dust jacket in fine condition; black leather over boards, like new, signed in silver ink on colophon by author and illustrator Kathleen McNeil Sherman, in fine condition. (Clute & Nicholls, p 1110.)
Simmons' second novel, this is an epic horror novel about three mind vampires who compete for mass murders and vampirism. Dan Simmons (1948 - ) was the winner of the 1986 World Fantasy Award for his novel Song of Kali.