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-sharp pendulums, or just haunted by the looming unknown. Edgar Allan Poe first mixed poetry with work as a soldier in the U.S. Army in the late 1820s. He was dismissed from West Point and moved to Baltimore, Maryland, where he began writing prose. Throughout the More »
Born: January 19, 1809 (Boston, Massachusetts)

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Edgar Allan Poe was an American writer, editor, and literary critic. Poe is best known for his ...... Edgar Allan Poe, 1809–1849: A Critical Biography. New York: ...

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The backs of some of Allan's ledger sheets reveal early poetic verses scrawled in a young Poe's handwriting and show how little interest Edgar had in the ...

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Edgar Allan Poe - Poet - Born in 1809, Edgar Allan Poe had a profound impact on American and international literature as an editor, poet, and critic.

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Apr 8, 2019 ... did you know? Poe excelled academically at university despite his attendance and gambling problems. Many scholars call him the "architect" of ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 to October 7, 1849) was an American writer, poet, critic and editor best known for evocative short stories ...

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Image of Edgar Allan Poe .... It was not until the 1941 biography by A.H. Quinn that a balanced view was provided of Poe, his work, and the relationship between ...

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A biography of 19th century American author, Edgar Allan Poe, written by Robert Giordano.

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Jun 1, 2006 ... Almost one hundred and fifty years after his death, Edgar Allan Poe's prose and poetry continue to frighten, influence and inspire writers, ...

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The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe, with A Memoir by Rufus Wilmot Griswold and Notices of his Life and Genius by N. P. Willis and J. R. Lowell, 4 volumes, ...