The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe (10 vols)

By: Poe, Edgar Allan

Price: $950.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Ten matching volumes (complete). Arnheim Edition. Mixed set: 9 volumes are #236 from a limited edition of 300; Vol. 4 which matches the others is #485 of a limited edition of 500. Original half vellum over light blue paper-covered boards with gilt medallion of a raven on the front, gilt lettering and design on the spine and gilt vertical rules on front and back. TEG, other edges untrimmed. Frontispiece preceding series title pages. All plates protected by tissue guards with printed captions. Coburn's numerous plates and other illustrations throughout the text are exceptional. Vellum is foxed on all volumes. Volume 1's rear board has a circular mar, three tiny white specks and the paper is slightly folded back from the vellum for about an inch. There is a light water stain on the bottom corner through the entire text block that does not affect the text. Paper loss about 1/2" from the top corner of Vol. 4. Vol. 10 is rubbed and scraped on the extremities. Overall the condition is very good and except for Vol 1, internally near fine: clean and tight throughout.

Title: The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe (10 vols)

Author Name: Poe, Edgar Allan

Illustrator: Frederick Simpson Coburn

Categories: Other,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: New York and London, G. P. Putnam's Sons The Knickerbocker Press: 1902

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: Large 8vo

Seller ID: 026966

Keywords: Arnheim Edition Limited Edition Half Vellum Leather