POE, EDGAR ALLAN. The Works. New York: J.S. Redfield, 1850. Vols. I-III. 3 volumes only, 12mo, original blue cloth (dark blue cloth on vol. III), stamped in blind and lettered in gilt, some light wear and minor repairs to joints and edges; some slight staining and foxing, bookplate in vol. III; slipcase. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION, First Printing. The third volume was never issued to match the first two volumes and was published separately. The first three volumes were published in 1850, (the fourth volume, was not published until 1856). BAL 16158 and 16159. (3)
Early ownership inscription on front free endpaper.