London: Strange Attractor Press, 2018. First Limited Edition, one of 500 non-numbered copies, as issued. With a sealed white card envelope containing a set of full-color postcards and an illustrated bookplate signed by author Stephen Thrower, with the currently unknown limitation number stamped in red at the bottom of the plate.
Included with the limited edition, as called for, is separate book entitled "The Sinister Case of Dr. Franco," a lush visual guide through a briefcase full of intriguing material left behind by the director.
The final word on the wild career of exploitation filmmaker Jess Franco, who devoted nearly every single day of his life to making the films he wanted to make, breaking cinematic rules and international laws along the way. An exhaustively detail and lavishly illustrated compendium.
Both books brand new, in publisher’s shrinkwrap. Postcard set still in sealed white card envelope, also brand new.
Note that the ISBN / UPC code for this edition is the same as that of the trade edition.