|[RACKHAM, Arthur]. POE,
Edgar Allan. Tales of Mystery and Imagination. By Edgar Allan Poe.
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd.,
1935. Quarto, original full vellum gilt. $3400.
Signed limited first edition, number
322 of 460 copies signed by illustrator Arthur Rackham. With twelve
mounted color plates, seventeen black and white plates, numerous in-text
drawings, and wonderfully frightening decorated endpapers. Included
among the 25 Poe tales are such classics as The Tell-Tale Heart,
The Cask of Amontillado, The Pit and the Pendulum, The
Fall of the House of Usher, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Purloined
Letter. Without original slipcase. A fine copy, rare in this
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