Poe and The Southern Literary Messenger [Edgar Allan Poe]. David K. Jackson, J. H. Whitty.
Poe and The Southern Literary Messenger [Edgar Allan Poe]

Poe and The Southern Literary Messenger [Edgar Allan Poe]

Richmond, VA: Press of The Dietz Printing Co. Publishers, 1934. First edition, limited (Ex-libris Alfred Sutro). Hardcover. SIGNED. 120pp. Small quarto [25 cm] Thickly woven brown cloth over boards. Top edge trimmed; other edges deckled. Decorative endpapers. Ex-libris Alfred Sutro, with his bookplate on the front pastedown. The pages are tanned, else the book is remarkably fresh and well preserved. In a dust jacket, with periodic small open tears and chips to the edges. Alfred Sutro (1869-1945) was a San Francisco attorney and ardent bibliophile, who served as President of the Book Club of California. Very good + / very good. Item #58297

Copy number 226 in an edition of 500 copies, of which only 325 copies were for general circulation. This copy is signed by both Jackson and Whitty on the verso of the front free endpaper.

Price: $150.00

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