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Edgar allan poe's life an american writer, poet, literary critique and editor, edgar allan poe was born on january 19, 1809 he was one of the important figures in the american romantic movement. Edgar allan poe was an american author, poet, editor and literary critic, who was also associated with the american romantic movement check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about his life. A common misconception of poe's literary work is that it was just a bunch of creepy things written by a creepy guy poe is often described as a degenerate drunk and opium fiend, but readers would be shocked on how many great writers were either one or both of those things.
David ketterer, edgar allan poe: life, work, and criticism (fredericton, new brunswick: york, 1989) michael j deas, the portraits and daguerreotypes of edgar allan poe (charlottesville: university of virginia press, 1989) kenneth silverman, edgar a poe: mournful and never-ending remembrance. Edgar allan poe, (1809-1849), lived a sad and deeply troubled life after losing his mother at the age of three, he was orphaned by frances, a close edgar allan poe is a famous writer who changed the style of writing for ever all of his works reflected his life and showed the type of person in which he. Edgar allan poe's short story the black cat was published in 1843 in the saturday evening post in it, the narrator, a one-time animal lover, becomes an alcoholic who begins abusing his wife and black cat by the macabre story's end, the narrator observes his own descent into madness as he kills his. Edgar allan poe (/poʊ/ born edgar poe january 19, 1809 - october 7, 1849) was an american writer, editor, and literary critic poe is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre.
Edgar allan poe was born on january 19, 1809 in boston, massachusetts he was the son of actor david poe jr and actress elizabeth arnold hopkins poe both of his parents died when he was a young child his dad died of tuberculosis and his mom died of consumption. The poe log: a documentary life of edgar allan poe (by dwight r thomas and david k jackson — a chronologically sequenced collection of statements and extracts that provides an invaluable overview of poe's life, rooted in historical documents) the portraits and daguerreotypes of edgar allan poe. Edgar allan poe was born in boston on january 19, 1809 he was born to a southern family that were in a traveling company of actors his father, david poe, was from a baltimore family he was an actor by profession and a heavy drinker.