Sammelband Including the First British Edition of Poe's Tales and Sketches

    [Edgar Allan Poe]. Sammelband of Three Works of Nineteenth-Century Fantastic Literature, including (in bound order): Tales from "Bentley." London: Richard Bentley, 1859. vi, 96, 96, 96 pages. [and:] Edgar Allan Poe. Tales and Sketches: To Which is Added The Raven: A Poem. London: George Routledge & Co., 1852. First English edition. [iv], 268 pages. Minor foxing. Some cornered leaves. [and:] Catherine Crowe. Light and Darkness; or, Mysteries of Life. London: George Routledge & Co., 1856. New edition. iv, 312 pages. Inked name to title page. Some cornered leaves. Twelvemo. Bound together in red half-leather over plain paper boards with a gilt-stamped leather title label to spine. Both covers partially detached. Tiny bookseller's ticket to front pastedown. Overall, though, a very good copy.

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