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Publication: Tales of Mystery & Imagination

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  • Publication: Tales of Mystery & ImaginationPublication Record # 265019
  • Author: Edgar Allan Poe
  • Date: 2008-07-30
  • ISBN: 978-0-7858-2452-7 [0-7858-2452-9]
  • Publisher: Chartwell Books
  • Price: $24.99
  • Pages: 383
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: Tales of Mystery & Imagination by Harry Clarke
  • Notes:
    • Large format (11.8 in, 30 cm --Amazon)
    • Data from as of 2011-05-29, and from its Look Inside apparent 1st printing (visited also 2017-11-13).
    • Title page shows: "Chartwell Books, Inc." above logo Copyright page states: -- "This edition printed in 2008 by // Chartwell Books, Inc. // A Division of Book Sales, Inc." [New Jersey, USA] -- "Copyright (c) 2008 Arcturus Publishing Limited" [London, UK]
    • Both cover illustrations (from Amazon's "Look" 2017-11-13) are similar to those by Clarke. Front cover foreground is that of the full-page b/w drawing on page 19, caption: "Incomprehensible Men! Wrapped Up in Meditations of a Kind Which I Cannot Divine, They Pass Me By Unnoticed".
    • WorldCat (OCLC, below) reports: -- "After the original edition by Tudor Publishing Co., New York, 1935"--Title page verso. -- "383 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm" Amazon's "Look" includes the copyright page, which is correctly quoted here. But the Tudor ed. was originally published in 1933, reported page-count 412; the full set of illustrations by Harry Clarke originally published in the 1923 Harrap and Brentano's ed., reported page-count 383.
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Collection Title: Tales of Mystery & Imagination • collection by Edgar Allan Poe (variant of Tales of Mystery and Imagination 1923)

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