The Running Man (Used Book)

The front cover of the book is black at the edges. The white text reads from the top, "WELCOME TO AMERICA IN 2025 WHEN THE BEST MEN DON'T RUN FOR PRESIDENT. THEY RUN FOR THEIR LIVES. THHE RUNNING MAN. RICHARD BACHMAN." Beneath the text is an illustration. Two hands cradle a dark orb which contains the orange face of a screaming man. Light blue radiates from the orb onto the black cover.

The Running Man (Used Book)

$300.00
On Hand: 1
Store Description:

First Signet Edition, First Printing.
Good condition. Some scuffing along edges, small water stain on top edge.

The back cover text on a first edition, first printing of The Running Man by Richard Bachman. Text reads "IT WAS THE ULTIMATE DEATH GAME IN A NIGHTMARE FUTURE AMERICA. Each night all Americans, whether they live in the vast polluted slums or the fortress-like enclaves of the rich, tune in to the nation's favorite TV game show: "The Running Man." Each night they see if the contestant has succeeded in evading death at the hands of the Hunters as he tries to survive for thirty days and win the one-billion-dollar jackpot. The record for survival is eight days. But now a new contestant, Ben Richards, has set oiut to beat the brutal odds, beat the rigged game, beat the entire savage system. He's betting his life that he can...." Beneath that, in large black font, the title, "The Running Man."A small water stain on the top edge of a first edition, first printing of The Running Man by Richard Bachman.Publishers notes indicate that this mass market copy of The Running Man by Richard Bachman is a first edition, first printing.