EDGAR ALLAN POE Raven Edit 1904 POEMS TALES 5v Book Set
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Here is a complete set of 5 volumes of the Works of Edgar Allan Poe.- THE RAVEN EDITION -Published by Collier in 1904 - Well bound with some wear to the stress ponts and some spattery stain to vol 2 on spine and cover - (Shown in scan) , These full size 6' x 8' books contain about 2000 pages. This set presents all of his Poems and Stories and other Miscellaneous articles and many many tales and stories -with 55 poetical wonders including the plaintive 'ALONE' -written in 1829- not discovered till many years after his death; it perhaps represents a clear view of the pain in Poe' s life - 'I have not always been as others were' -'A demon in my view'-- .Additionally each book of this set is accompanied by a color frontispiece by Becher- renderings of scenes from stories and Poems- Pages are clean and bright - Covers have an impressed facsimile of Poe's signature under a scene from The Raven in silver gray and green - - Pages are clean and well bound - several of the tissue protectors of frontispieces are torn - . All in all a very nice set with typical signs of age - A great personal acquisition! - A Remarkable gift!!- Shipping $5.00 in USA.. Free USA shipping on additional wins!!.
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