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The Poe shadow : a novel

Author: Matthew Pearl
Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Baltimore, 1849. The body of Edgar Allan Poe has been buried in an unmarked grave. The public, the press, and even Poe's own family and friends accept the conclusion that Poe was a second-rate writer who met a disgraceful end as a drunkard. Everyone, in fact, seems to believe this except a young Baltimore lawyer named Quentin Clark, an ardent admirer who puts his own career and reputation at risk in a passionate  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Pearl
ISBN: 0739326252 9780739326251
OCLC Number: 65431581
Description: 592 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Pearl Matthew.

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Baltimore, 1849. The body of Edgar Allan Poe has been buried in an unmarked grave. The public, the press, and even Poe's own family and friends accept the conclusion that Poe was a second-rate writer who met a disgraceful end as a drunkard. Everyone, in fact, seems to believe this except a young Baltimore lawyer named Quentin Clark, an ardent admirer who puts his own career and reputation at risk in a passionate crusade to salvage Poe's.

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