New Brunswick, New Jersey and London: Rutgers University Press, 1998. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo, black quarter cloth with silver lettering over white boards; achival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with Daguerrotype of Poe; 199 pages. Very Fine / Fine. Item #7582
Poe's own sudden and bizarre death, still unsolved after 150 years, created a real-life mystery as tantalizing as any of his famous stories. Was it epilepsy? A blow to the head? A diabetic coma? His heart? Alcoholism?
Essentially "As New" with traces of edgewear on the dust jacket (unclipped). No previous owner or remainder markings.