Very Good / Very Good. Item #8169
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1926. Limited edition of 1000 copies, this being number 707. Octavo. 93 pages. Drab green slipcase. Printed dust jacket. Dull gray-green boards with paper label to spine. Black and white illustrations including two fold-out facsimile reproductions.
Edgar Allen Poe's older brother, also a poet, had a profound influence on Edgar, and the young poet even adapted the name Henri Le Rennet as an alias in honor of his brother. This volume includes "The Pirate," "Jacob's Dream," and "Despair," by Edgar Allen Poe, among other works by both brothers.
Slipcase is heavily chipped and cracked with amateur tape repair and sticker along top edge. Dust jacket is toned and chipped along edges with one puncture to spine. Boards lightly worn at edges. Binding sound. Some pages unopened.