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Edgar Allan Poe. How to Know Him. by  C. Alphonso Smith - First Edition - 1921 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 2536)

Edgar Allan Poe. How to Know Him.

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Edgar Allan Poe. How to Know Him.

by Smith, C. Alphonso

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1921. 350pgs. Very Good condition green cloth hard cover, gilt lettering to front and spine. Very light rubbing to corners, light foxing to pre-title pages otherwise internally clean, sound and unmarked. Frontis portrait of Edgar Allan Poe. This is the original edition and not a modern reprint. Contents: Chapter I: The World-Author; Chapter II: The Man; Chapter III: The Critic; Chapter IV: The Poet; Chapter V: The Writer of Short Stories; Chapter VI: The Frontiersman. By the author of "What Can Literature Done for Me?", "O. Henry Biography". #2536.. First Edition. Hard Cover in Slipcase. Very Good. 5 x 7.5 Inches.

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Bookseller
Ravenroost Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2536
Title
Edgar Allan Poe. How to Know Him.
Author
Smith, C. Alphonso
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bobbs-Merrill
Place of Publication
Indianapolis
Date published
1921
Keywords
Edgar Allan Poe. How to Know Him, C. Alphonso Smith, Biography, Literature, Poetry, Author, Criticism, Edgar Allan Poe,
Bookseller catalogs
COMPLETE CATALOG; NON-FICTION, TEXT AND REFERENCE BOOKS; Biography and Autobiography; Poetry, Drama, Verse, Essays; Collector's Reference Shelf; Fiction, Literature, Mystery, Classics; First Editions, Collectible;
Size
5 x 7.5 Inches

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rubbing
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