Book #14658

Hannibal Rising - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Thomas Harris
Hannibal Rising - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Thomas Harris.
Hannibal Rising - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Delacorte Press, 2006.
ISBN: 0385339410

A very desirable first edition/first printing (with complete number line) in As New condition in alike dustjacket. SIGNED by author Thomas Harris directly on the title page.

Harris offers some tantalizing pieces of the puzzle in this prequel to his other Hannibal Lecter novels. Lecter's childhood years spent in a Soviet orphanage and his unusual relationship with the uncle and aunt who rescued him play a major role in the evil bubbling to the surface of Dr. Lecter's psyche.

Basis for the 2007 film shot in Prague and directed by Peter Webber from a screenplay written by Harris.

Price: $390.00

Author Bio

Thomas Harris

Thomas Harris (born in Jackson, Tennessee April 11, 1940), American author of crime novels, most notably The Silence of the Lambs, made into the Oscar-winning movie starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter.

Harris grew up in the South, went to Baylor University, where he majored in English. Throughout college, Harris worked as a reporter for the local paper. He covered the police beat, which undoubtedly stoked his own interest in crime and law enforcement. By 1968, Harris had made his way to New York City to work for Associated Press. He continued to work as a reporter until he began writing Black Sunday in 1974.

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