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The Poe shadow

Author: Matthew Pearl
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2006.
Edition/Format:   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, even Poe's family and friends accept the conclusion that Poe was a second-rate writer who died a drunkard. But none of this deters a young Baltimore lawyer named Quentin Clark, an ardent admirer who risks his own career and reputation in a passionate crusade to salvage Poe's.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Pearl
ISBN: 0436205459 1846550084 9780436205453 9781846550089
OCLC Number: 70983414
Description: 372 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Matthew Pearl.

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