Poe is generally considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre and is ...
His father abandoned the family in 1810, and his mother died the following year.
Edgar Allan Poe Biography - Edgar Allan Poe regarded as the father of modern ...
He is also considered to be the first well-known American Author who ...
Nov 4, 2009 ... Best Answer: Poe is generally considered the father of the modern mystery
because he was the first to tell the story backwards. The best way to ...
Tortured genius writer of such brilliant masterpieces as "The Tell-Tale Heart" and
"The Raven", Poe is considered the Master of the Macabre and the Father of ...
Thomas Hardy wrote on his pessimistic views of the Victorian Age. Another
author that influenced literature is Edgar Allan Poe. Poe is known as the father of
Edgar Allan Poe was the undisputed "Father" of the Detective Story. He created
so much that is of importance in the field -- literally creating the template for all of
Contributing greatly to the genres of horror and science fiction, Poe is now
considered the father of the modern detective story and highly lauded as a poet.
He considered Poe the father of the detective genre. In fact, Sir Arthur Conan
Doyle's Sherlock Holmes is so closely based on Poe's character C. Auguste
Poe was the father of the detective story. His "Murders in the Rue Morgue"
predates Sherlock Holmes and other literary sleuths. -- Anonymous ...
Poe is considered the father of modern detective fiction because heis credited
with writing the first detective story, The Murders inthe Rue.