I know I wont always get the price right, and Im happy to consider your offer. I will respond to you promptly- NO delays. RARE Antique May, 1849 Grahams Magazine Edgar Allen Poe, WW Rice, etc, Engravings.WW Rice also made engravings for US currency. Edgar Allen Poe story Fifty Suggestions. A collection of many other literary works and engravings.
Many of Poe's works first appeared in magazines, newspapers, and annuals of the time. The items appearing in this volume were the last to be published by Graham's before Poe's death in October 1849.
The January 1850 issue was his final appearance in the magazine, signed as The Late Edgar A. " This volume includes his epigrammatic observations on a number of topics titled "Fifty Suggestions, the first half appearing in the May issue at pages 317-319 and the rest in June at pages 363-364. His book review of Anna S. Lewis's "The Child of the Sea" was published in April on pages 270-271. Bound in three quarter black leather with gilt titling to spine.
Spine and covers are strong, the back cover has esthetic issues. Foxing, looks like back cover had been stuck to a book, good spine and construction- see photos. 380 pages, measures 10 x 6.5.
Has writing on inside cover- see photo. They are considered to be part of the description, and please ASK questions if I havent mentioned something you want to know. Thank you for your interest. The post office changed their rates on Jan. They dramatically increased First Class rates.
Instead of a flat rate, they now calculate it according to distance. In some cases, it doubled the previous rate. The item "RARE Antique May 1849 Grahams Magazine Edgar Allen Poe, WW Rice, etc Engravings" is in sale since Monday, January 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "browser" and is located in Wichita, Kansas. This item can be shipped to United States.