1852 Tales two volumes value

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I currently own 3 separate volumes of "Tales of Mystery and Imagination" published by Vizetelly in London 1852. A two volume set, series one and two, illustrated & with a frontice of Poe in Vol. 1. And the third book is series one only, 1852 but twentieth thousand. I am well versed in Poe, his works, when they first appeared & so on. But it is time to part with them, and I cannot find a single reference anywhere to what the value of these books might be (yes I checked abe etc.). This edition is described in detail on this site, and most of what it says I was already familliar with, but again nothing pertaining to its value.....Anyone?


-- Anonymous, January 31, 2004


Several copies of these books, and this same edition (not the slightly later reprint), have sold on eBay over the last few years in the $200-$600 range.

-- Anonymous, February 02, 2004

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