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  1. Edgar Allan Poe : Biography and Facts (American Writer, Poet, Editor, and Literary Critic)

  2. The Tragic Life of Edgar Allan Poe

  3. The Raven and The Philosophy of Composition by Edgar Allan Poe

  4. Miscellaneous Poe: Poems and Short Stories by Edgar Allan Poe

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  1. Edgar Allan Poe: Biography, Writer, Poet

    Quick Facts. FULL NAME: Edgar Allan Poe BORN: January 19, 1809 DIED: October 7, 1849 BIRTHPLACE: Boston, Massachusetts SPOUSE: Virginia Clemm Poe (1836-1847) ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: Capricorn. Early ...

  2. Edgar Allan Poe biography

    Born in Boston on January 19, 1809, Poe was the son of professional actors. Soon after his father deserted the family, his mother died of tuberculosis, orphaning him at age three. Separated from ...

  3. Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe (né Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 - October 7, 1849) was an American writer, poet, author, editor, and literary critic who is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre.He is widely regarded as a central figure of Romanticism and Gothic fiction in the United States, and of American literature.

  4. Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe (born January 19, 1809, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.—died October 7, 1849, Baltimore, Maryland) was an American short-story writer, poet, critic, and editor who is famous for his cultivation of mystery and the macabre. His tale "The Murders in the Rue Morgue" (1841) initiated the modern detective story, and the atmosphere ...

  5. About Edgar Allan Poe

    1809 -. 1849. Read poems by this poet. Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809, in Boston. Poe's father and mother, both professional actors, died before the poet was three years old, and John and Frances Allan raised him as a foster child in Richmond, Virginia. John Allan, a prosperous tobacco exporter, sent Poe to the best boarding ...

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    Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849). Source. Poet, author, and journalist. Career. The son of two impoverished actors and whose father abandoned the family, Edgar Allan Poe was raised as a foster child by the wealthy Allan family in Richmond, Virginia, following his mother ' s death and his father ' s disappearance. He briefly attended the University of Virginia and West Point, never graduating ...

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    Edgar Allan Poe. WRITER Jan 19, 1809 - Oct 7, 1849. KNOWN FOR. The Raven, The Tell-Tale Heart, and other macabre mysteries. AMERICAN MASTERS FILMS. Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive (Oct 2017 ...

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    Edgar Allan Poe's stature as a major figure in world literature is primarily based on his ingenious and profound short stories, poems, and critical theories, which established a highly influential rationale for the short form in both poetry and fiction. Regarded in literary histories and handbooks as the architect of the modern short story, Poe was also the principal forerunner of the "art ...

  9. Edgar Allan Poe: Prose and Poetry

    "In biography the truth is everything." — Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, January 19, 1809, the son of two actors.. By the time he was three years old, his father had ...

  10. The Life and Times of Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe's life encompassed some of the most exciting years of the 19th century. Poe witnessed tremendous advances in science, technology, and literature during his lifetime. Below, you will find a chronology of Poe's life events in bold, alongside a listing of world events and works published by notable writers of the English language. 1809

  11. Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe, born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1809, lived a life filled with tragedy. Poe was an American writer, considered part of the Romantic Movement, in the sub-genre of Dark Romanticism.He became an accomplished poet, short story writer, editor, and literary critic, and gained worldwide fame for his dark, macabre tales of horror, practically inventing the genre of Gothic Literature.

  12. Edgar Allan Poe

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

  13. Edgar Allan Poe Biography

    Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on January 19, 1809, the son of David Poe Jr. and Elizabeth Arnold Poe, both professional actors. By the time he was three, Edgar, his older brother, and his younger sister were orphans; their father deserted the family, and then their mother died. The children were each sent to different ...

  14. Tragic Life of Edgar Allan Poe

    The triumphant and tragic story of the great poet, short story writer , and master of the macabre. Blessed by a genius that brought him many successes as a w...

  15. Edgar Allan Poe is born

    On January 19, 1809, poet, author and literary critic Edgar Allan Poe is born in Boston, Massachusetts. By the time he was three years old, his father had abandoned the family and his mother had ...

  16. A brief, credible biography of Edgar Allan Poe

    In this little book, he examines the life of Edgar Allan Poe to show why the author of "The Raven" and "The Fall of the House of Usher" still matters. Born in Boston to a theatrical family ...

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    Edgar Allan Poe. Writer: The NoSleep Podcast. Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809, in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, named David Poe Jr., and his mother, named Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins Poe, were touring actors. Both parents died in 1811, and Poe became an orphan before he was 3 years old. He was adopted by John Allan, a tobacco merchant in Richmond, Virginia, and was sent to a ...

  18. A short biography of Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)

    Biography of Edgar Allan Poe. by Robert Giordano, 27 June 2005 This is a short biography. Unlike many biographies that just seem to go on and on, I've tried to compose one short enough to read in a single sitting. Poe's Childhood. Edgar Poe was born in Boston on January 19, 1809. That makes him Capricorn, on the cusp of Aquarius.

  19. Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" in Popular Culture

    Discover how Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" influenced pop culture, from TV shows and films to comic books and sports, in this fascinating biography.

  20. Edgar Allan Poe Biography

    A brief biography of Edgar Allan Poe from the 2011 DVD release of THE RAVEN (viewable here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0K6-wO94-6I )Narrated by Michael ...

  21. Edgar Allan Poe: The Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe: The Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe: With Paul Clemens, Norman George, Peter Graves. Descend into the dark world and tragic life of the melancholy author who is the uncontested master of the macabre, and hear excerpts from his famous works.

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    Biography. Season 1. ... S1 E13 - The Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe. October 26, 1994. 46min. TV-14. ... The Biography Channel. Other formats. DVD from $8.49. By ordering or viewing, you agree to our Terms. Sold by Amazon.com Services LLC. Reviews. 3.5 out of 5 stars.

  23. The Eccentric and Not-So-Eccentric Life of Edgar Allan Poe

    A parrot was first considered to be the titular bird, rather than The Raven Speaking of The Raven, it is often considered to be Poe's most widely known work.It even became a smash in his own time, causing children to chase after him and mimic the flapping of wings until he turned around to scream, "Nevermore!" Still, the poem might have fallen a bit flat if Poe had gone with his original ...

  24. The 10 Best Edgar Allan Poe Adaptations

    Frankenstein. and. Dracula. , Universal Pictures established itself as the go-to studio for American horror films in the early 1930s, and it would soon include Poe's work in its stable of shocks ...