Reader's note

This pocket sized vintage classic is the perfect spooky gift this Halloween. Fall into the enigmatic world of Edgar Allan Poe with this vintage copy of Tales of Mystery and Imagination - one among a bounty of classic books and gorgeous vintage books on our second hand bookstore! This volume contains not only the first detective stories ‘The Murders in the Rue Morgue’, ‘The Mystery of Marie Roget’ and the famous horror stories, ‘The Black Cat’ and ‘The Pit and the Pendulum’ but also ‘Shadow’, ‘Ligeia’, and ‘Silence’, studies of real mysteries of existence which carry us out of place and time.

Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe - Pocket Sized 1962

"To conceive the horror of my sensations is, I presume, utterly impossible; yet a curiosity to penetrate the mysteries of these awful regions predominates even over my despair, and will reconcile me to the most hideous aspect of death..."

Title: Tales of Mystery and Imagination
Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Oxford - The World's Classics
Publication Date: 1962
Format: Hardback with dust jacket
Condition: This book is in good condition for its age other than some minor signs of wear such as some small tears on the dust jacket.


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