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Poe-land : the hallowed haunts of Edgar Allan Poe

Author: J W Ocker
Publisher: Woodstock, VT : The Countryman Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the former houses of Edgar Allen Poe, examining artifacts from his life and exploring the cult of legacy Poe has left in his wake.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe; Edgar Allan Poe
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J W Ocker
ISBN: 9781581572216 1581572212
OCLC Number: 888165269
Description: 384 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: My earthly lot hath little of earth in it --
Massachusetts : a chaos of deep passion, from his birth --
Rhode Island : wild weird clime that lieth, sublime, out of space-out of time --
New York : this home by horror haunted --
Pennsylvania : we paused before the heritage of men, and thy star trembled --
Maryland : the play is the tragedy, "man" --
Great Britain : some enchanted far-off isle in some tumultuous sea --
Virginia : from childhood's hour I have not been --
South Carolina : from grief and groan to a golden throne --
Epilogue: My days have been a dream.
Responsibility: J.W. Ocker.

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