(SOLD): REED, Lou. The Raven.
(New York): Grove Press, 2003. First edition. Deluxe issue. Lou Reed”s now-classic adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe”s eponymous poem, interspersed with hauntingly beautiful black-and-white photographs by the great American painter/filmmaker Julian Schnabel. “An ambitious combination of Edgar Allan Poe”s poem and stories and Reed”s reinterpretations of the same (with classic Reed songs such as “Perfect Day” and “The Bed” integrated for good measure), bridging the centuries to provide a unique vision of beauty and horror for the dawning 21st century”. One of 250 numbered copies signed by Lou Reed. A fine example in black cloth housed in the publisher's matching slipcase.