Maria Popova: "Harry Clarke‘s hauntingly beautiful and beautifully haunting 1919 illustrations for Edgar Allan Poe’s Tales of Mystery and Imagination — a collection of 29 of Poe’s tales of the magical and the macabre.
Grandma's Graphics: Harry Clarke - Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe
A friend gave me her parents' copy of this 1923 rarity to scan: Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Poe, illustrated by Harry Clarke (Ireland, 1889 - She remembers being fascinated and haunted by details like the killer's toes from The Tell-Tale Heart.
The words of Edgar Allan Poe's "Tales of Mystery and Imagination" are nothing short of bone-chilling, and they certainly need no visual accompaniment.
The Black Cat: “I had walled the monster up within the tomb!” - Clarke illustration