New York: St. Martin's Press "Night Lights" 1987. Darrell Anderson. First Edition Thus Illustrated. Cloth. SIGNED and EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED by the AUTHOR with an ORIGINAL SIGNATURE-SKETCH of Himself as a "MONSTER," square 8vo (8" x 8"), black boards, illustrated with numerous full page colorful (& glow-in-the-dark) dramatic illustrations, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) by Anderson depicting the fevered youth, with gold seal ON DJ stating "A GLOW IN THE DARK BOOK," 31,  pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #2584
RARE & in EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION: EXTRA ILLUSTRATED & SIGNED by RAY BRADBURY on the title page in this unusual glow-in-the-dark young person's book.
Horror "Story Summary: A young boy's illness comes alive taking over his body bit by bit until he dies--but the virus remains alive in his body."--Publisher. The book crosses genres. (With illustrative hints perhaps of David Bowie ... as Ziggy Stardust ?) Bradbury occasionally enjoyed sketching various figures and even himself in various guises.
Original copyright 1948 by Weird Tales; renewed by Bradbury in 1975, with these illustrations again being copyrighted in 1987 by Armadillo Press for this glow-in-the-dark illustrated version by his publisher--and printed by St. Martin's Press.