Poe's Brother: The Poems of William Henry Leonard Poe, Elder Brother of Edgar Allen Poe Together With a Short Account of His Tragic Life an Early Romance of Edgar Allen Poe and Some Hitherto Unknown Incidents in the Lives of the Two Poe Brothers. William Henry Leonard Poe, Edgar Allen Poe, Hervey Allen, Thomas Olive Mabbott, ed.
Poe's Brother: The Poems of William Henry Leonard Poe, Elder Brother of Edgar Allen Poe Together With a Short Account of His Tragic Life an Early Romance of Edgar Allen Poe and Some Hitherto Unknown Incidents in the Lives of the Two Poe Brothers

Poe's Brother: The Poems of William Henry Leonard Poe, Elder Brother of Edgar Allen Poe Together With a Short Account of His Tragic Life an Early Romance of Edgar Allen Poe and Some Hitherto Unknown Incidents in the Lives of the Two Poe Brothers

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.

Price: $100.00