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Edgar Allan Poe

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Comprehensive information about Edgar Allan Poe including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. ​Edgar Allan Poe is an American poet and short story writer best known for his tales of the macabre. Poe was an author, poet, editor, and literary critic most famously known for his poem "The Raven". This educational Edgar Allan Poe resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left As I rapidly made the mesmeric passes, amid ejaculations of "dead! dead!" absolutely bursting from the tongue and not from the lips of the suf... Quote Right
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Quote Left There are certain themes of which the interest is all-absorbing, but which are too entirely horrible for the purposes of legitimate fiction. Quote Right
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Quote Left Take this kiss upon the brow And, in parting from you now,Thus much let me avow--You are not wrong who deemThat my days have been a dreamYet if hope has flown awayIn a night, or in a day,In a vision, or in none,Is it therefore the less goneAll that we see or seemIs but a dream within a dream. Quote Right
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Quote Left She was a child and I was a child, In this kingdom by the sea,... Quote Right
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Quote Left The lady sleeps! Oh, may her sleep, Which is enduring, so be deep! Heaven have her in its sacred keep! Quote Right
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