The Works of Edgar Allan Poe

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe

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Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre. He is further credited with contributing to the emerging…  See more details below

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Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre. He is further credited with contributing to the emerging genre of science fiction. Poe was the first well-known American writer to try to earn a living through writing alone, resulting in a financially difficult life and career.

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ISBN-13:
9781471776670
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
03/13/2013
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LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
916,803
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580 KB

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