Description

    JIM BURNS (English b. 1948)
    The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You, paperback cover, 1987
    Oil on board
    25 x 15.5 in.
    Initialed lower left
    This illustration was used on the cover of Harry Harrison's novel, The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You!, Spectra/Bantam Books, 1988.

    "Slippery Jim diGriz, the future's master criminal turned super-spy, is recruiting for an all-out interstellar war. Loathsome, mind sucking creatures from an unknown star are closing in on Earth. Once again it's up to the Stainless Steel Rat to save humanity. In a daring caper packed with action and laughs, the Rat goes undercover to stop the invasion-disguised as a hideous, bug-eyed extraterrestrial."


    Condition Report*:

    This piece has been framed to an overall size of 34" x 24" Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - with Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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