Anakin Skywalker: The Story of Darth Vader is a reference book written by Stephen J. Sansweet about the character of Anakin Skywalker. The book was published by Chronicle Books in October 1998 as the first book of the Star Wars Masterpiece Edition series.
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The Book: A stunning, fully illustrated history of Darth Vader, Star Wars' most dreaded and feared villain, compiled by Stephen Sansweet, author of the Star Wars Scrapbook and a foremost Star Wars authority.
The story of Darth Vader--from Princess Leia's capture to the ultimate sacrifice Over 100 full-color photographs and illustrations, some never before seen reflections from George Lucas, Ralph McQuarrie, and the other creative forces behind Star Wars, and a comprehensive review of all Darth Vader collectibles
The Collector Figure: An exclusive, large collector figure of Anakin Skywalker, portrayed as he appears at the end of Return of the Jedi, at one with the Force and clad in the flowing robes of a Jedi.
Limited issue available only in this Masterpiece Edition Collector quality, 13-1/2 inches tall, fully poseable Complete with classic Jedi tunic, belt, and long, hooded cape.