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Nevermore : a photobiography of Edgar Allan Poe

Author: Karen E Lange
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nevermore brings one of America's most enigmatic writers to the attention of a new generation of children. This intriguing photobiography examines the life and times of the author and poet who would have a huge influence on future generations of writers, poets, artists, and even songwriters. Poe pioneered the psychological horror story, the detective story, and the emerging genre of science fiction. Through his dark  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Pictorial works
Juvenile literature
Pictorial works Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen E Lange
ISBN: 9781426303982 142630398X 9781426303999 1426303998
OCLC Number: 226357583
Description: 64 pages : illustrations, map ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Karen Lange.

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Poe was hugely influential. He invented the psychological horror story, the detective story, and science fiction. Through his tales and verse as well as his literary criticism, he made major  Read more...

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Very nice addition to the library

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-04-09) Very Good Permalink

This is a pictoral biography about Edgar Allen Poe.  It is an oversized volume that will be fun to look at.  Poe was a dark character who wrote many dark stories, students will enjoy reading about his life. 

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