Title POE The Detective. The Curious Circumstances Behind "The Mystery of the Marie Roget"
Binding Cloth Hardcover
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size Small 4to., 6.75 X10.25 Inches
Publisher New Jersey Rutgers University Press 1968
Seller ID 2539
154pgs. Near Fined black cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, brown endpapers, in Very Good jacket. Clean and unmarked, binding sound. Jacket with light edge wear consisting of rubbing at edges and corners and a small closed tear to top edge of back panel and slight age toning to paper. The author takes us through the steps, miss-steps and redirects during Poe's literary journey in his attempt to solve the mystery of the disappearance and murder of Marie Roget as first published contemporaneously and serially in Snowden's "Ladies Companion".#2539.