Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages

Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages

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Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages
Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages
Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages
Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages
Antique books Poe 1904 The Works of Edgar Allan Poe 10 miniature volumes all original gilded pages

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When I think of Poe, images come to in mind of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead.. He has such a reputation for tales of terror that were easy to read. His dark and haunting lyric poetry will send chills down your spine. 

This set has a rare introduction “The Art and Genius of Edgar Allan Poe” by Edwin Markham. This is a full Antiquarian set of Poe's Works, from the turn of last century.New York & London: Funk & Wagnalls, [Copyrighted 1904.]. THE COMMEMORATIVE EDITION. Bound in blue faux leather bindings. (Painted cloth.) Gilded spines. Illustrated . .

Titles are as follows; Introductions and Poems (includes works such as Annabel Lee, A Dream Within a Dream, The Raven, The Conqueror Worm, and many more); Tales--Marvelous Adventure (Narrative of A. Gordon Pym); Tales--Marvelous Adventure (A collection of short stories including The Balloon-Hoax and A Tale of the Ragged Mountains); Tales--The Detection of Crime (includes The Mystery of Marie Roget and "Thou Art the Man"); Tales--Mystery and Occultism (includes Some Words with a Mummy and The Imp of the Perverse); Tales--Horror and Death (Includes The Tell-Tale Heart, The Pit and the Pendulum, and The Black Cat); Tales--Fantasy and Extravaganza (includes The Island of the Fay and The Angel of the Odd); Tales--Humor (includes The Spectacles and The Devil in the Belfry); Essays--Philosophy (includes The Power of Words and The Philosophy of Furniture); Essays--Criticism and Miscellany (includes The Rationale of Verse and General Index.).

The books measure 6" tall x 4" wide and are such a wonderful set that I have had a hard time letting them go to sale. But it is time to find a new home where they can be as appreciated as they have been in my home from my personal collection.



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  • gaa445182
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Maker
  • poe
  • Year
  • 1904
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  • Condition
  • VERY GOOD as is
  • Style
  • steampunk

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