In his poem "The Raven" Edgar Allen Poe makes allusions to two famous sources, the Bible and Greek mythology. Poe alludes to Greek mythology by bringing up Pallas Athena and a Pl...
Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe's classic poem "The Raven" cemented his reputation as a black-feathered literary master of the macabre. He wrote dozens of creepy short stories, many ending in death, with victims walled up in cellars, threatened by razor-sh...
January 19, 1809,
October 7, 1849
Edgar Allan Poe (/poʊ/; born Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849)
was an American author, poet, editor, and literary critic, widely regarded as a ...
Have deem'd, since I have reach'd to power,
My innate nature-be it so:
Burn'd with a still intenser glow,
In woman's weakness had a part.
Young Love's first lesson is-the heart:
When, from our little cares apart,
And laughing at her girlish wiles,
I'd throw me on her t... More »
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