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1 POE, Edgar Allan (author); QUINN, Patrick F. (editor) Edgar Allan Poe: Poetry and Tales (Library of America series)
81252 New York Library of America/Literary Classics of the United States, Inc. 1984 0940450186 / 9780940450189 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Stated second printing. A complete compilation of the writings of Edgar Allan Poe. Included are his poems, his prefaces to his poetry collections, scenes from his "Politian", his shorter tales (such as "The Murders in the Rue Morgue" and "The Tell-Tale Heart"), and longer works such as "The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym". Also included at rear of volume: a chronology, notes (by the editor), and indices of titles and first lines. Works selected and edited by Patrick F. Quinn. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling, LOA device and horizontal bars in gilt on spine; sewn-in maroon satin ribbon bookmark. Interior leaves very thin and wispy. Volume housed in cream paper-covered slipcase. --- A few leaves near front of volume are creased, otherwise a brigth, firm, unmarked copy. Slipcase with minimal rubbing, is structurally sound.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 1408 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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2 POE, Edgar Allan; ALTERTON, Margaret & CRAIG, Hardin (editors) Edgar Allan Poe: Representative Selections, with Introduction, Bibliography, and Notes (American Writers Series)
80753 New York American Book Company 1935 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A selection of writings by Edgar Allan Poe. Includes poetry, notable prose stories, criticism and philosophical writings. Selected, with a lengthy introduction, bibliography and notes by Margaret Alterton and Hardin Craig. Includes a frontis drawing of Poe by Kerr Eby. An entry in the publisher's "American Writers Series". --- In navy cloth covers with titling and decorations in gilt on cover. --- Very sunned spine makes reading spine titling difficult, with underlinings and inked notations quite frequently found within the volume and bookstore rubberstamping to front free endpaper. A paper clip has been left to rust inside this mostly intact, firm copy.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); cxxxvi, 563 pages 
Price: 26.00 USD
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3 POE, Edgar Allan Erzählungen (Short Stories of Edgar Allan Poe in German Language)
80180 München Winkler-Verlag 1959 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A German-language collection of 27 stories by the American master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe. With listing of stories at rear of volume, as well as an afterword. --- In flexible pale blue cloth-covered boards with sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark and Poe facsimile signature & titling in gilt on cover and spine. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- With some light soiling to cloth, loss of cover gilding, previous owner's inkings to rear pages, otherwise a firm, sound copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 752 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 POE, Edgar Allan (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor) Little Masterpieces: Edgar Allan Poe (Seven tales)
80240 New York Doubleday & McClure Co. 1901 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A 1901 edition in this collection of seven tales by the American master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849). Includes his "Fall of the House of Usher", "MS. Found in a Bottle" and 5 more. With frontis portrait of the author, as well as a brief introduction by editor Bliss Perry. An entry in the publisher's "Little Masterpieces" series of noted works in compact size. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt on spine; publisher's blindstamped vignette to front cover. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued). --- Spine is darkened and with light chafing to edges of cloth, otherwise an attractive, sound copy.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; ix, 207 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 POE, Edgar Allan Poe's Masterpieces of Mystery (The World's Popular Classics, Art-Type Edition)
80926 New York Books, Inc [c.1940s-50s] Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A collection of Edgar Allan Poe's best horror stories. Includes his "The Pit and the Pendulum", "Ms. Found in a Bottle", "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", "The Telltale Heart" and 18 others. An entry in publisher's "The World's Popular Classics" series, "Art-Type Edition". --- In brown textured cloth-covered boards backed in dark green cloth, with titling & decorations in gilt on spine; dark red topstain. Volume is undated, possibly published c.1940s-50s. Volume lacks a dust jacket, likely as issued. --- A clean, sound, unmarked copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 372 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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6 POE, Edgar Allan and others The Best Ghost Stories: 23 Stories
80338 New York Mallard Press 1990 0792452496 / 9780792452492 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
A collection of 23 horror stories by noted authors in the genre. Includes three stories by Edgar Allan Poe, 3 by M. R. James, and 3 by H. P. Lovecraft, as well as stories by many others. --- In pictorial paper-covered boards. Jacket with repeat of cover illustration. --- Interior leaves have yellowed somewhat, otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy. Dust jacket is bright and lacking major damages.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 399 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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7 POE, Edgar Allan; De QUINCEY, Thomas The Pocket University Volume IV: Part I POE; Part II De QUINCEY Essays, Etc.
80172 Garden City, New York Doubleday, Page and Co 1923 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A collection of six short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, including his "The Fall of the House of Usher" and 5 essays by Thomas De Quincy, including his famous "Confessions of an English Opium Eater". With an introduction to each collection by editor Bliss Perry. Includes a frontis portrait of Mr. Poe. Vol. IV, Parts I and II of the publisher's Pocket University Series. --- In navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped decoration to cover, titling & decorations in blue on spine, top edge gilt. --- Spine is somewhat sunned but lettering is readable; interior has yellowed and with dampstains to textblock fore-edge but lacks other markings and volume is sturdy and tight.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xii, 143, vii, 157 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 POE, Edgar Allan The Selected Poetry and Prose of Edgar Allan Poe (Modern Library #82.2)
74990 New York The Modern Library [1959] Hardcover Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Edited, and with an introduction by T.O. Mabbott. --- Likely published c.1959 (though 1951 date appears in the book). 388 titles listed on reverse of dust jacket. Green cloth-covered boards with black and gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine, and with publisher's black topstain. --- Discreet, but frequent, pencilings scattered throughout, otherwise volume is clean and firm. Dust jacket has toning at vicinity of spine, and incidental soiling, unclipped flap with no price, and in removable, archival mylar protector. --- In Toledano binding #8 with grey Kent endpapers, jacket style i. ML #82.2. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; xix, 428 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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9 POE, Edgar Allan The Viking Portable Library: Edgar Allan Poe
81330 New York The Viking Press 1945 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A compact, war-time edition offering the essential writings of Edgar Allan Poe. Sections include: Letters, Tales, Articles, Criticism, Poems and Opinions. Each section with a preface by the editor Philip Van Doren Stern, who provides an introduction. An entry in publisher's "Viking Portable Library" series. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in darker green; all edges stained green. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With inked gift inscription to front free endpaper, light chafing to cover extremities and minor soiling to cloth, otherwise a clean, sound, unmarked copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxxviii, 664 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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