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By Dawn B Sova

Edgar Allan Poe is one in every of America's best-loved authors. in the course of Poe's brief and turbulent lifestyles, he invented the fashionable detective tale and horror style with such immortal works because the Tell-Tale middle, The Cask of Amontillado, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Murders within the Rue Morgue, and the autumn of the home of Usher. he's additionally identified for the haunting melody of his poetry, as within the classics The Raven, Annabel Lee, and plenty of extra. furthermore, Poe wrote various severe articles, reports, and essays on various matters. such a lot minor works. The entries additionally supply a wealth of data on his own lifestyles, together with relationships with neighbors, relations, and co-workers. This up-to-date and reorganized variation of the award-winning Edgar Allan Poe A to Z comprises vast new fabric, together with new serious statement on Poe's significant poems and tales.

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