The Bells and other poems by Edgar Allen Poe, illus Edmund Dulac

£1,175.00

Limited edition 646/750 and signed by the illustrator.

Published by Hodder & Stoughton, London 1912

The Bells and other poems by Edgar Allen Poe, illustrated by Edmund Dulac

A very good condition copy of this illustrated limited edition. The Bells and Other Poems is signed by the French born artist, Edmund Dulac.

Large heavy format with white velum covers. Edmund Dulac designed gilt cluster of bells on the front cover. The rear cover is marked and the spine is rubbed. Top edge is gilt with others uncut. The edition contains tipped in colour plates which are protected by captioned tissue guards. Poe’s portrait is on the title page. The contents are clean and bright with light toning to the end pages. Signed by the artist on the limited edition notification page. Missing the silk ties. Book plate of previous owner on the front free pages. One plate is loose and one margin has a slight loss which does not affect the text. 25 x 31cm