Text: Edgar Allan Poe, “The Gold-Bug” [Text-02-p2], Dollar Newspaper (Philadelphia, PA), vol. I, no. 23, June 28, 1843, p. 4, cols. 4-5


gold-bug, woodcut engraving

“The Treasure Revealed,” woodcut engraving, based on the illustration by F. O. C. Darley

Dollar Newspaper, June 21, 1843


gold-bug, original ink wash by F. O. C. Darley

“The Treasure Revealed,” original ink wash sketch, by F. O. C. Darley, 8 1/8 x 6 5/8 inches.

Formerly stated as being in the collection of the New York Public Library, but unlocated by them in response to an inquiry in 2008.






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