Gentleman's Monthly, 1839. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good / No Jacket. Item #1503609
This is the first appearance of Edgar Allan Poes classic tale, The Fall of the House of Usher. William E. Burton, Philadelphia, 1839. First edition. Two volumes bound as one. Vol. V from July to December 1839 , and Vol. VI January to July 1840. Contains many important contributions by editor Edgar Allan Poe, including The Fall of the House of Usher, William Wilson, The Journal of Julius Rodman, The Man That Was Used Up, and many reviews, etc. Pages with usual foxing and some age staining. Original tissue paper for plates browned. Good condition. Housed in a custom-made collectors slipcase. $1,500.