The raven and other poems

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Berkley Pub. Group, 1990 - Literary Criticism - 43 pages
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Samples of Poe's best poetry-- including his most famous poem, "The Raven"--are presented with colorful illustrations

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An absolute master of verse and prose - Goodreads
Good writer, but depressing. - Goodreads
It is a great introduction to Poe's work. - Goodreads
Has inspired me in my own writing. - Goodreads
The layout doens't seem all that methodical. - Goodreads
... his death also a mystery........research. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Hosanna - Goodreads

For a class, I was required to read several of Edgar Allan Poe's works. I did not enjoy them at all. He writes 'horror' and several of the pieces were just that. The Fall of the House of Usher, The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Oliver Cantu - Goodreads

i got the one with Gustave Doré illustration for the raven and its a masterpiece Read full review

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Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS
2
Lines on Ale
17
Alone
32
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) reigned unrivaled in his mastery of mystery. Born in Boston, he was orphaned at age three, expelled from West Point for gambling and became an alcoholic. In 1836 he secretly wed his thirteen-year-old cousin. "The Raven", published in 1845, made Poe famous. He died in 1849 under what remain suspicious circumstances.

Gahan Wilson was born in 1930 in Evanston, IL and lives in New York City.

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