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(RACKHAM, Arthur.) POE, Edgar Allan.

Tales of Mystery and Imagination.

Availability: In stock

Published: London George G. Harrap & Co Ltd, 1935

Stock Code: 131649

£3,000
signed
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

Signed limited edition, number 68 of 460 copies signed by the artist. Rackham's "illustrations to Poe's Tales have a sharp edge of true horror, a re-emergent strain from the earlier Grimm and Wagner subjects" (ODNB).

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Description

Quarto. Original vellum, titles and decorations to spine and front cover in gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt. With the original numbered slipcase.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece and 11 colour plates tipped-in with captioned tissue guards, 17 black and white plates, illustrations in the text, all by Rackham.

Condition

A fine copy.

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