Tales of Mystery and Imagination, Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Edgar Allan POE, Arthur RACKHAM.

Tales of Mystery and Imagination, Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

London: George G. Harrap, 1935. FIRST RACKHAM EDITION. Large octavo (26 x 20cm), pp.318. With 12 fine colour plates and 17 line drawings, captioned tissue guards and pictorial endpapers. In publisher's black cloth with titles and illustrations stamped in gilt to spine and upper board. Top edge black, others untrimmed. With original illustrated dust-jacket. Pencil gift inscription to fly-leaf, dated 1984. Some chipping to jacket edges; jacket spine toned, with rubbing to joints. Very good. Item #49348

Queen's Quorum (their first Cornerstone title), Eric Quayle; Detective Fiction. Peter Haining; Crime Fiction. Listed in 100 Books That Shaped World History [Raftery, 2002]. Bleiler; Checklist of Fantastic Literature [1972]. Book Collector No.271, 'The Great Illustrators'; No.273; 'Amercan Sci-Fi'.

Price: £750.00

Standard worldwide shipping and insurance is free for all items ordered directly through our website. For expedited delivery, please contact us directly. See our full terms.
See all items in Literature
See all items by ,