Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather

Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather

Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather
Up for sale is this lovely antique 1840 fine leather binding copy of The Gift which contains the first appearance of Edgar Allan Poe’s “William Wilson, ” as well as the first appearance of Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Decon Enos. The book is overall in very good condition with some minor signs of wear and age. It lacks the frontispiece illustration, but the other 7 engraved plates and engraved title are all present. The black leather covers only have some light wear. All the page edges are gilt. The interior is lightly toned from age with some occasional foxing. Along with that there may be the very occasional page with some kind of other minor imperfection such as a minor interior crack, creased page corner, minor stain, light bit of grubbiness, tiny chip or tear, etc. Generally though, it’s a nice copy. The book measures approximately 7 1/2 inches by 5 inches and is 328 pages long. Please look at all of the photos to further note the condition. This item is in the category “Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible”. The seller is “nevermore_antiques_and_books” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Place of Publication: Philadelphia
  • Language: English
  • Special Attributes: 1st Edition, Illustrated, Gilt Page Edges, Gift Book, Steel Engravings
  • Region: North America
  • Author: Edgar Allan Poe; Harriet Beecher Stowe, Leslie (editor), &c
  • Publisher: Carey & Hart
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Topic: Victorian
  • Modified Item: No
  • Subject: Literature & Fiction
  • Original/Facsimile: Original

Antique 1840 EDGAR ALLAN POE The Gift WILLIAM WILSON 1ST PRINTING Fine Leather