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The dark tower : beginnings. 1, The gunslinger born

Author: Peter DavidStephen KingRobin FurthJae LeeRichard IsanoveAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Gallery 13, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2018. ©2007
Series: Dark tower : beginnings, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Gallery 13 hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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"The man in black fled across the desert, and the gunslinger followed." With these unforgettable words, millions of readers were introduced to Stephen King's iconic character Roland Deschain of Gilead. Roland is the last of his kind, a "gunslinger" charged with protecting whatever goodness and light remains in his world--a world that "moved on," as they say. In this desolate reality--a dangerous land filled with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter David; Stephen King; Robin Furth; Jae Lee; Richard Isanove; Chris Eliopoulos
ISBN: 9781982108205 1982108207
OCLC Number: 1051771605
Notes: Contains material originally published in magazine form by Marvel Comics as Stephen King's The Dark Tower: The Long Road Home 1-5.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Dark tower : beginnings, 1.
Other Titles: Beginnings, the gunslinger born
Gunslinger born
Stephen King's
Responsibility: creative director and executive director, Stephen King ; plotting and consultation, Robin Furth ; script, Peter David ; art, Jae Lee and Richard Isanove ; lettering, Chris Eliopoulos.

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"The man in black fled across the desert, and the gunslinger followed." With these unforgettable words, millions of readers were introduced to Stephen King's iconic character Roland Deschain of Gilead. Roland is the last of his kind, a "gunslinger" charged with protecting whatever goodness and light remains in his world--a world that "moved on," as they say. In this desolate reality--a dangerous land filled with ancient technology and deadly magic, and yet one that mirrors our own in frightening ways--Roland is on a spellbinding and soul-shattering quest to locate and somehow save the mystical nexus of all worlds, all universes: the Dark Tower.

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