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Multiple Poe, Edgar Allan; William Cullen Bryant
The Literary Emporium; A Compendium of Religious, Literary, and Philosophical Knowledge Vol. 1 & 2 The Raven
NY, 1845 Published by JK WELLMAN Edition: FIRST ED Binding: LEATHER BOUND BROWN Size: 6 X 8.5 378 Pages Overall Condition is: GOOD Magazines bound into Hardback, includes The Raven by Poe, 1st edition, 2nd Printing. Many articles about women; Christianity; Plus articles about a vast array of subjects! Gold Gilt on Fore Edges. Published in this Magazine Format which is bound in Hardcover. In contemporary Morrocco Leather, b&w engraved plates and 11 hand- colored floral plates throughout, Contributions also by William Cullen Bryant, Felicia Hemans, Whittier, Washington Irving and others, Edgar Allen Poe's The Raven is the last work in the volume pg. 376. Includes works by J. G. Whittier, Seba Smith on N. American Indians, John B. Newman ETC , The Original Printing of Poes Poem The Raven was also published in 1845 in another Magazine earlier in same Year. Literary Emporium Dec. 1845 is the second appearance of The Raven, though some argue it is the first, both in the same year....This book has gold gilt on covers & spine, 4 raised ribs on spine, general shelf wear, rubbed extremities, bumped corners, previous owners name in pencil on front endpaper, as well as, a very small amount of pencil writing. The tissue guard on frontispeice is torn & creased, age toned pages, slight foxing throughout, tight text block, very good condition considering age.
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop [Atlantic City, NJ, U.S.A.]
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