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Edgar Allan Poe : genius in torment

Author: William Jay Jacobs
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, [1975]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the troubled nineteenth-century author with a discussion of his prose and poetry which greatly influenced prominent artists and writers throughout the world.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Jay Jacobs
ISBN: 0070321582 9780070321588
OCLC Number: 1130131
Description: 135 pages : portrait ; 21 cm
Contents: Childhood at home and abroad --
The making of a Virginia gentleman --
Poet in Khaki --
The wandering scribe --
Dreams of gold, days of lead --
A bittersweet taste of fame --
Closing stanzas.
Responsibility: by William Jay Jacobs.

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A biography of the troubled nineteenth-century author with a discussion of his prose and poetry which greatly influenced prominent artists and writers throughout the world.

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