(CLARKE,HARRY)illus. TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION by Edgar Allan Poe. London: George Harrap 1919. Thick 4to (8 1/4 x 11"), bound in full suede stamped in black and gold, top edge gilt. Small piece off top of spine, a few pages unopened, near Fine. 1st edition of arguably Clarke's best work. Printed on wove paper and featuring 24 black and white plates and 23 vignettes that are exquisite in their detail. First editions are hard to find but it is rare to find it in the suede binding. Steenson A2a.