Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Book and photos courtesy of Paulette & Stephen Modiano. Comments by Paul Jackson.

Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

by Edgar Allan Poe, 1901

This book measures 9 1/4" x 6" and has 54 pages. The book above is an unnoted variant. It is an unlimited edition bound in 3/4 leather. The regular edition was bound is suede and printed on Kelmscott paper. 100 copies were bound 3/4 leather or paper over boards with a suede spine and printed on Imperial Japan Vellum. Samuel Warner designed the title page and ornaments and the typography was by Andrew Andrews. All editions had the frontispiece portrait of Edgar Allan Poe on vellum and an introduction written by Michael Monahan. The book above was listed in the 1901, 1902, and 1903 catalogs and sold $15.00

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