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Edgar A Poe Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance by Kenneth Silverman

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Published by Harper Perennial .
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Subjects:

  • Poe, Edgar Allan,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Authors, American,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Poe, Edgar Allan,,
  • Literary,
  • American - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • General,
  • 1809-1849,
  • 19th century,
  • Biography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages592
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9239311M
ISBN 100060923318
ISBN 109780060923310

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Life. Poe was the son of the English-born actress Elizabeth Arnold Poe and David Poe, Jr., an actor from Baltimore. After his mother died in Richmond, Virginia, in , he was taken into the home of John Allan, a Richmond merchant (presumably his godfather), and of his childless was later taken to Scotland and England (–20), where he was given a classical . Edgar, the second child of David and Elizabeth Poe, was born at Boston, in the United States, on the 19th of January, Upon his mother's death at Richmond, Virginia, Edgar was adopted by a wealthy Scotch merchant, John Allan. Mr. Allan, who had married an American lady and settled in Virginia, was childless. He therefore took naturally to theFile Size: KB. Make Offer - Edgar Allan Poe Complete Tales & Poems Hardcover Book with Dust Jacket Edgar Allan Poe by George E Woodberry (Chelsea House Publishers Paperback, ) $   Publication date: Amazing Values Series. Product dimensions: (w) x (h) x (d) About the Author. Creator of the modern detective story, innovative architect of the horror genre, and a poet of extraordinary musicality, Edgar Allan Poe () remains one of America’s most popular and influential writers. His books of collected /5(83).