Poe, Edgar Allan. New York: Random House (1944). . Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xii, 562 pages. Introduction by Hervey Allen. No slipcase. The Gold-Bug, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Purloined Letter, A Descent into the Maelstrom, The Assignation, The Fall of the House of Usher, The Masque of the Red Death, The Imp of the Perverse, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Cask of Amontillado, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Black Cat, and other stories. Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: .