Complete Tales and Poems

Complete Tales and Poems

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ISBN-13: 9781719196642
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 05/18/2018
Pages: 116
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.24(d)

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Edgar Allan Poe was a poet, short-story writer, editor and literary critic. He was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is considered the inventor of the detective-fiction genre. Born Edgar Poe in Boston in 1809, he was raised in Virginia by foster parents named Allan who gave him his middle name. Poe died of unknown causes in Baltimore in 1849.

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Complete Tales and Poems 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 26 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A good book for relaxing
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i also love love love tha poem
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camarie on LibraryThing 28 days ago
Edgar Allen Poe was one of the most creative and captivating authors ever in existence. His stories envelope your imagination and cause you to face your fears. They are very eye-opening and heartily enjoyable. This is a wonderful collection of great classics.
level250geek on LibraryThing 28 days ago
No self-respecting purveyor of dark things should be without this book.
vyode on LibraryThing 5 months ago
[ "he's too verbose for me." - grammie ]the humor ( yes, "humor" ) in his story's often goes unacknowledged. but once you start thinking in his speech there are roflmao moments.
Duranfan on LibraryThing 5 months ago
Most people are familiar with Poe from his Gothic Horror short stories (lovingly translated into some of the Hammer Film Classics) and not his other work.And that's the way it should stay. His non-horror stuff is very dry and not very interesting. Yawn.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is very good if your in theater and need a competion peice
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was a great book. My personal favorites are the raven and the tell-tale heart. :-)
Guest More than 1 year ago
i only have one problem with this book it seems to be missing a single poem by Poe titled Alone as it is one of my favs i was disappointed not to see it here
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
2 expensive
Guest More than 1 year ago
I'm a huge Edgar Allan Poe fan, and this is great because it's the most complete- 70-something stories, 50-something poems and some other Poe essays. His writings are very dark- my favorite stories are The Tell-Tale Heart, The Masque of the Red Death, and Hop-Frog. My favorite poem is 'The Raven' by far, it's a Poe classic
Guest More than 1 year ago
Poe is my favorite writer. His skill with the English language is beyond that of any other. This collection of his writings is amazing.
Guest More than 1 year ago
edgar allan poe is the only real poet and short story teller ive ever felt connected with. reading the raven just blew my mind. its amazing how someone can pass on that kind of feeling of horror and sadness with words. great.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Who can match Poe's writing. No matter how may times one reads his works...they are as new. He never ceases to make one think and his descriptions are superior to any other writer.
Guest More than 1 year ago
It was cool. I read it cover to cover in two days. The Raven was my favorite poem in it.
Guest More than 1 year ago
his life ended in tragedy but his poetry will live in infinity!
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book was very interesting. Edgar Allen Poe's best work in one book, and I'm happy.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I recently had to do a research paper on Poe, and this book certainly helped a great deal. Not only did it offer insight into his writing, but it was just very enjoyable to read and i managed to read it cover to cover including the poems. Those interested in Gothic writers definitely should take a look at Edgar Allan Poe.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I just recently purchased this book and I can not seem to put it down. Poe was one of America's original writers of tales and poems, and should be credited to the fullest extent.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love it! But it is deffenantly not for a reader that has a low reading score because it would be hard to follow i am 12 but i am a very advanced reader so this is very easy to follow .over all this us a great book and i highly recomend it if you like poems!!!!!!!!
Guest More than 1 year ago
coolest stories ever, kept me coming back for more