Item #62252 Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke. Edgar Allan Poe.
Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke
Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke
Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke
Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke
Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke
Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke

Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Illustrated by Harry Clarke

New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1936. Harry Clarke. Tudor Edition (Later Tudor printing with illustrations by Harry Clarke). Hardcover. Quarto [29 cm] Black cloth with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and an illustrated paper label mounted to the front cover. Publisher's black topstain. Black endpapers. With 8 beautiful tipped-in color plates, and many black and white plates. All plates are present. The gilt design on the spine is rubbed, however the title is still bold. There is a previous owner's book plate on the front pastedown. The text block is nice and square, and the pages are bright. In an attractive dust jacket, with 4 pieces of tape backing small closed tears. The longest closed tear is 1 1/2". There is a long, but light scuff mark to the rear panel. Despite these small flaws, the jacket is still quite lovely. Housed in a box with an illustrated paper label on the front. The box is in excellent condition, structurally sound, and with very minimal wear. Very good / very good. Item #62252

With color and black and white illustrations by Harry Clarke. A book first published in 1919.

Harry Clarke was a book illustrator, Ireland's most renowned stained glass artist, and a prominent figure in the Irish Arts and Crafts Movement. It is hard to find the book with such a nice dust jacket and still in the original box which is in superior condition.

Price: $950.00

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