The Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe. With original memoir. Illustrated by F. R. Pickersgill, Birket Foster, John Tenniel [and others]

POE, Edgar Allan

$595.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, 1858. First edition thus
Description: ppxxx, 248, profusely illustrated. Roy. 8vo, In a handsome full morocco binding by J. B. Hawes of Cambridge, spine raised in compartments, gilt lettered and ruled, all edges gilt. With the armorial crest in gilt of the University of Sydney, and a 1863 prize inscription in ink from the Registrar on the front free endpaper. A fine copy

A very early prize (Sydney University was established in 1850), awarded for mathematics to `Guliemo Henrico Nate’

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