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A classic novel of love after death, from one our greatest fantasy writers. The premise is deceptively simple: Chris Neilson has died in a car accident, but his life-force--his spirit--is still conscious of this plane of reality. And he is still too in love with his wife, Ann, to completely let go. She in turn does not want to go on living without him, as each regards theA classic novel of love after death, from one our greatest fantasy writers. The premise is deceptively simple: Chris Neilson has died in a car accident, but his life-force--his spirit--is still conscious of this plane of reality. And he is still too in love with his wife, Ann, to completely let go. She in turn does not want to go on living without him, as each regards the other as their soul mate. What Chris will do to get back with Ann after she dies makes for one of the most unusual love stories ever told. Even though the story can be enjoyed as pure fantasy, what makes What Dreams May Come unique is how the author spent years researching the subject of life after death. (An exhaustive bibliography is included to verify this.) And while Matheson admits that the characters are of course fictional, he also states that "With few exceptions, every other detail is derived exclusively from research." Whether, after reading this novel, one believes in life after death is of course a matter of opinion. At least you'll entertain the possibility that, even though we may not live forever, true love can be eternal. --Stanley WiaterThe New York Times bestselling novel that inspired the Oscar-winning movie! What happens to us after we die? Chris Nielsen had no idea, until an unexpected accident cut his life short, separating him from his beloved wife, Annie. Now Chris must discover the true nature of life after death. But even Heaven is not complete without Annie, and when tragedy threatens to divide them forever, Chris risks his very soul to save Annie from an eternity of despair. Richard Matheson's powerful tale of life-and love-after death was the basis for the lavish 1998 film starring Robin Williams....more

Paperback, 288 pages

Published January 1st 2004 by Tor Books (first published 1977)


Available copies: What Dreams May Come By Matheson, Richard


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What Dreams May Come is a 1978 novel by Richard Matheson. The plot centers on Chris, a man who dies and goes to Heaven, but eventually descends into Hell to rescue his wife. It was adapted in 1998 into an Academy Award-winning movie of the same title starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding, Jr. , and Annabella Sciorra. The title comes from a famous line in Hamlet's "To be, or not to be...



What Dreams May Come

Richard Matheson

1998-05-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


What Dreams May Come: A Novel

Richard, Matheson

1978-01-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!



What Dreams May Come

MATHESON, Richard

NY: Putnam, 1978. A beautiful first edition, bound in light blue cloth, stamped in red. The dustwrapper is in great condition, maintains the $9.95 price and shows just a touch of scuffing to the spine ends. This copy is most difficult to find in a decent dustwrapper because the paper used is incredibly fragile. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.


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  • Published: 1978
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition

WHAT DREAMS MAY COME

Matheson, Richard

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1978 Barron: Fantasy Literature 4A-178. Includes a bibliography of books on life after death. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket with tiny closed tear and a hint of rubbing at corners and spine panel ends. . First edition. Hardcover..



WHAT DREAMS MAY COME.

Matheson, Richard.

NY: PUTNAM.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 039912148X . Fine in close to near fine dust jacket. (Previous owner's bookplate on front end paper. Couple tears at rear seam of jacket flap. Small edge nicks & traces of shelf wear to jacket. ) .


  • Seller: Waverley Books
  • Published: 1978
  • Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition; First Printing
  • ISBN: 9780399121487

WHAT DREAMS MAY COME

MATHESON, RICHARD

NEW YORK NY: PUTNAM S SONS (G.P.). FINE IN A NEAR FINE D.J.. PUB 1978. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. BOOK IS FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT OTHER THAN A PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. D.J. IS ABOUT FINE WITH JUST A TRACE OF CORNER RUB AND A SHORT PUNCTURE ON THE REAR PANEL OVER THE SPINE GUTTER, AND IS NOT PRICE-CLIPPED. AN EXCELLENT CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADED COPY WITH NO REMAINDER MARK. .


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  • Published: PUB 1978
  • Condition: FINE IN A NEAR FINE D.J.
  • Edition: FIRST EDITION


What Dreams May Come

Matheson, Richard

New York: Putnam, 1978. First printing. PON stamped to FEP, otherwise a NF copy in VG+ jacket with the price intact on the front flap. Signed by the author on the the title page. Basis for the 1998 film directed by Vincent Watd and starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Annabella Sciorra. Scarce signed. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. NF/VG+.


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  • Published: 1978
  • Condition: NF
  • Edition: First Edition

What dreams may come: A novel

Matheson, Richard

Joseph, 01/01/1979. First ediiton. Hardcover. Used; Good. yellow pages due to age. ex library copy,




WHAT DREAMS MAY COME

Matheson, Richard

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 304 pp., VG/VG-; purple DJ, electric blue lettering to spine, pictorial and electric blue lettering to front cover; mild-to-moderate wear to DJ (e.g., rubbing and closed tears to edges, chipping/slight material loss to head and tail of spine); price uncut "$9.95" to top right-hand corner of front flap, DJ protected by mylar; gray cloth boards, metallic red lettering to spine; mild wear to boards; pub. 1978 stated to copyright page, no mention of further printings; shelved special collection, under front counter, Dupont. Dupont.



WHAT DREAMS MAY COME.

Matheson, Richard.

New York: Putnam, (1978.) dj First printing. Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (some foxing to the top edge of the textblock, noticeable rubbing to the dj with the loss of some color.) A novel of a love that could not die, and of a man who learned the pleasures - and the terrors - of a life after death. Bibliography. 304 pp


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  • Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (some foxing to the top edge of the textblock, noticeable rubbing to the dj with the lo
  • Edition: First printing.
  • ISBN: 9780399121487



What Dreams May Come: A Novel

Matheson, Richard,

Putnam Pub Group. Collectible - Very Good. Condition: Very Good; Dust jacket : Very Good Hardcover


What Dreams May Come

Richard Matheson

2009-09-09. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!



What Dreams May Come [20th Anniversary Edition]

Richard Matheson

Springfield, PA: Gauntlet Press. Springfield, PA, Gauntlet Press, 1998. Limited Edition. Hardback. 349/500 Copies. A near fine copy without jacket, in slipcase as issued. Tear to lower spine. Afterwords by Stephen Simon and Douglas E. Winter. Signed by the author, Simon and Winter to the limitation page. Silk bookmark, bound in faux leather. A wonderful yarn concerning a man who travels to hell after his death to save his wife. Adapted in 1998 for the big screen, and starring Robin Williams (Stephen Simon, aka Stephen Deutsch, produced the film). Matheson's successful attempt to produce a novel to help unshackle him from the genre of horror. An intelligent piece of excellent writing. One of the finest writers in the genre. A lovely copy. [6460, Hyraxia Books]. . Near Fine. Hardback. Limited Edition. 1998.


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  • Published: 1998
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: Limited Edition

What Dreams May Come

Richard Matheson

2009-09-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!



What Dreams May Come [In Japanese Language]

Richard Matheson

1999-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


What Dreams May Come: A Novel

Matheson, Richard

New York: Putnam Pub Group, 1978. 1st ed. Faint touch of edgeware, Near Fine in V Good dj with light wear top and bottom of spine and corners. 1st Ed. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.



What Dreams May Come

Richard Matheson

Berkley Pub Group (Mm), 1979-08-01. First Berkley Edition. Paperback. Used:Good.


WHAT DREAMS MAY COME ..

Matheson, Richard

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, [1978].. Octavo, printed wrappers. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 4A-177 and 4A-178. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Survey of Science Fiction Literature I, pp. 90-4 and V, pp. 2112-14. A fine copy. A scarce proof. (#40979)



WHAT DREAMS MAY COME.

MATHESON, RICHARD.

[New York]: Berkley, (1979)., 1979. First edition. First paperback edition. Signed. Fine in pictorial wrappers. A remarkable novel of love after death, well-filmed with Matheson doing the screenplay, starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Annabella Sciorra, Max von Sydow, and others.





What Dreams May Come

Matheson, Richard

Berkley Pub Group. PAPERBACK. 0425042022 New Condition. . New.



What Dreams May Come

Matheson, Richard

Tor Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0812570944 New Condition. . New.



What Dreams May Come

Richard Matheson

1998-03-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!


What Dreams May Come: A Novel

Richard Matheson

2008-03-05. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!