The Works of Edgar Allan Poe. Edited by John H. Ingram. Third Edition. Four Volumes. Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1883. Half polished green morocco, marbled boards. Five raised bands with compartments embellished in gilt, red letter-pieces stamped in gilt. Light shelf-wear to bindings, scattered foxing to preliminary leaves, otherwise a nice presentation set of Poe's complete works.
Includes a Memoir, Poems & Tales, Autography, Criticisms and an Index.
American writer, poet, editor, and literary critic. Poe is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre.