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Edgar Allen Poe
An analysis of the life and works of Edgar Allen Poe, particularly his poem, "The Raven."
# 96429 | 1,962 words | 13 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Jul 08, 2007 in Literature (American) , Literature (Poetry)

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This paper discusses the life of the great American writer, Edgar Allan Poe, who passed away on October 7, 1849. The paper presents excerpts from several obituaries written about Poe, in order to describe his life and work. The paper then provides some generalizations and critiques of Poe's works, particularly his famous poem, "The Raven."

Table of Contents:
Introduction: The Life of Poe
Poe's Literature - Generalizations and Critiques of his Work
The Raven

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Cervo, Nathan. "Poe's 'The Cask of Amontillado.'" The Explicator 51.3 (1993): 155-157.
  • Delaney, Bill. "Poe's 'The Cask of Amontillado.'" The Explicator 64.1 (2005): 33-36.
  • Graham, John Stott. "Poe's 'The Cask of Amontillado.'" The Explicator 62.2 (2004): 85-89.
  • Griswold, Rufus Wilmot. "Death of Edgar Allan Poe." (New York Daily Tribune). Edgar Allan Poe: The Critical Heritage. Ed. I. M. Walker. New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1986, 294-302.
  • James, Henry. "Pioneer American Critic of Genius." Critics on Poe. Ed. David B. Kesterson. Coral Gables, Florida: University of Miami Press, 1973. (no page numbers available)

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