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I have MURDERS IN THE MORGUE BY POE and I would like to know what year it was printed in, I have had it for over 30 years and could not get a date on it. Thank You Kenneth P bailey

-- Anonymous, January 30, 2000



The first printing of the "Murders in the rue Morgue" was in Graham's Lady's and Gentlemen's Magazine in April 1841. The second printing was in 1843 in the "Prose Romances of Edgar A. Poe".

You should check to see who the publisher is if the name is listed.

Good Luck Tis

-- Anonymous, February 14, 2000

I have a copy of the Murders in the Rue Morgue,it does not have a date in it either but it was printed at the,,The readers league of america,New York,N.Y.If that helps you any...

-- Anonymous, July 24, 2000

I have done plenty of research on Edgar Allan Poe and the story "The Murders in the Rue Morgue",according to my information, was printed in 1841

-- Anonymous, November 20, 2000

I also have a copy of Murders In THE Rue Morgue published by Readers league of america New York, N.Y. Does anyone know the value of the book. It is in good to fine condition. Thanks, Ron

-- Anonymous, February 24, 2002

$27.50; unsure of date.

-- Anonymous, April 28, 2004

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