First Collected Edition of Edgar Allan Poe, With First Edition "Literati"
Works [First Collected Edition].
With Notices of His Life and Genius. By N.P. Willis, J.R. Lowell, and R.W. Griswold. New York: J.S. Redfield, 1850. [Together with:] The Literati: Some honest opinions about authorial merits and demerits, with occasional words of personality. Together with marginalia, suggestions, and essays. With a sketch of the author, by Rufus Wilmot Griswold. New-York: J.S. Redfield, 1850. [And:] The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe. With a memoir by Rufus Wilmot Griswold and notices of his life and genius by N.P. Willis and J.R. Lowell. In four volumes. New York: Redfield, 1856.
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