The Mummy or Ramses The Dammed by Anne Rice 1989 First Edition Alfred A. Knopf

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Discover the immortal tale of "The Mummy, or Ramses the Damned," a gripping first edition published in 1989 by Vintage/Ebury. This book opens the door to an epic saga, where Ramses the Great is reborn as Ramses the Damned.

Thrust into Edwardian London, he adopts the persona of Dr. Ramsey, a distinguished Egyptologist. Alongside Julie Stratford, a daring heiress, he navigates a world of luxury and decadent aristocrats.

Yet, beneath his newfound pleasures, Ramses is haunted by memories of Cleopatra and a love that transcends time. His quest for fulfillment leads him down a perilous path, risking the lives of those he grows to cherish.

Key Details:

  • Title: The Mummy, or Ramses the Damned
  • Author: Anne Rice
  • Publisher: Vintage/Ebury (A Division of Random House Group)
  • Publication Date: 1989-08-15
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pages: 437
  • ISBN: 0-7011-3538-7
  • Dimensions: 10x7x1 inches
  • Condition: good vintage condition; stains on page ends as shown in the photos.The previous owner wrapped the book in a mylar protective brodart.

Why You Can't Miss This:

  1. A New Life: Follow Ramses as he awakens in a new era, grappling with eternal life's curses and blessings.
  2. A Haunting Past: His undying love for Cleopatra casts a shadow over his existence, driving him to the brink.
  3. Dangerous Desires: Ramses' actions in pursuit of peace threaten those he grows to love in his new life.

Immerse Yourself in Immortality:

Anne Rice's "The Mummy, or Ramses the Damned" isn't just a book—it's a journey through time, love, and the consequences of eternal life. Perfect for fans of historical fiction and supernatural tales, this first edition promises a story that will captivate and haunt you long after the last page.

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This vintage item has been previously owned and loved, showing signs of wear typical for its age. Please refer to the provided photos for details on its condition. For further inquiries or more photos, do not hesitate to ask.

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