The Complete Poems And Stories Of Edgar Allan Poe, 2 Volumes, 1946.
POE, Edgar Allan
New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. 1st Borzoi Edition 8vo's, 245 x 165mm. Vol I - 542pp. Vol II 543pp - 1092pp. beautifully illustrated with 12 colour plates by E. McKnight Kauffer in surrealist style. An introduction and explanatory notes by Arthur Hobson Quinn and bibliographical notes by Edward H. O'Neill. Hardcovers in original cloth bindings with protective dust jackets in good condition. The front hinge in Volume II is weak. Ex-private library plate pasted to front end papers of each volume. Slipcase is worn. Text is tight and clean. 2.4kg in weight therefore shipping will cost more than ABE default setting. Bookseller Inventory # 000394