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Poe, Edgar Allan 1809-1849

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Works: 12,536 works in 32,079 publications in 38 languages and 683,877 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Essays  Reviews  Juvenile works  History  Comic books, strips, etc  Handbooks and manuals  Sea stories  Graphic novels 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Contributor, pan, Other, Librettist, Lyricist, Honoree, Translator, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Illustrator, Conceptor, Composer, Originator, Annotator, Adapter, zxx, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS2612, 818.309
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Tales of mystery and imagination by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
492 editions published between 1828 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 5,873 libraries worldwide
Presents an anthology of tales of horror and the supernatural
Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
93 editions published between 64 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,502 libraries worldwide
A collection of thirteen poems and eight prose selections from larger works
The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
427 editions published between 620 and 2016 in 25 languages and held by 4,009 libraries worldwide
After reading an 1836 newspaper account of a shipwreck and its two survivors, Edgar Allan Poe penned his only novel, "The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket," the story of a stowaway on a Nantucket whaleship who finds himself enmeshed in the dark side of life at sea: mutiny, cannibalism, savagery--even death. Because Pym encounters dangerous mysterious sea creatures and strange exotic animals, the novel has the characteristics of science fiction stories as well as adventure and horror tales
The complete tales and poems of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
64 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and Burmese and held by 3,016 libraries worldwide
Features a comprehensive collection of the author's works, including such classics as "The Fall of the House of Usher" and "The Raven" and lesser-known works such as "Loss of Breath" and "Spirits of the Dead."
The fall of the house of Usher, and other tales by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
255 editions published between 1839 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,688 libraries worldwide
Fourteen tales of terror, imagination, and suspense
Essays and reviews by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
29 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2,657 libraries worldwide
This collection of Poe's writings includes his thoughts on poetry; reviews he wrote on many other authors, British, American, and Continental; his views of the literary world he moved in; essays, etc. A valuable tool for anyone studying Poe and his work
Selected tales by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
81 editions published between 1914 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,717 libraries worldwide
Edgar Allan Poe's Gothic tales have established themselves as classics of horror fiction, and as the inventor of the modern mystery, Poe created many of the conventions which still dominate the genre of detective fiction. Attentive to the historical and political dimensions of these very American tales, this new selection of twenty-four tales places the most popular, The Fall of the House of Usher, The Masque of the Red Death, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, and The Purloined Letter--alongside less well-known travel narratives, metaphysical essays, and political satires
The gold-bug and other tales by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
330 editions published between 1845 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 1,629 libraries worldwide
Poe's immense powers as a storyteller are at their peak in this anthology containing nine of his best-known short stories. Among them are "The Murders in the Rue Morgue," a gripping 19th-century detective story that provided a model for future mystery writers; "The Fall of the House of Usher" and "The Masque of the Red Death," pervaded with eerie thoughts, impulses and fears; "The Tell-Tale Heart" and "The Cask of Amontillado," masterpieces of wickedness and crime; "The Pit and the Pendulum," with its agonizing specter of imminent and horrifying death; and "The Gold-Bug," a fascinating detective story that combines romance and adventure in an absorbing tale of buried treasure
The murders in the Rue Morgue : the Dupin tales by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
288 editions published between 1841 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
Contains three mystery stories by nineteenth-century American writer Edgar Allen Poe in which detective C. Auguste Dupin investigates crime and murder in and around Paris
The cask of amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
41 editions published between 1846 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 633 libraries worldwide
After enduring many injuries of the noble Fortunato, Montressor executes the perfect revenge
The purloined letter. The murders in the Rue Morgue by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
61 editions published between 1844 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 609 libraries worldwide
The brilliant Dupin uses psychological reasoning to deduce the hiding place of a stolen letter
The mystery of Marie Roget by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
42 editions published between 1879 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 59 libraries worldwide
It is based on the real tragedy of Mary Cecilia Rogers succeeded in New York. In the story of slain changes its name to Marie Roget and New York becomes Poe in Paris. It is suggested that the murderer was a sailor, discarding speculation regarding police that Marie was the victim of a gang, but it avoids Poe announce that perhaps have solved the case in real life
William Wilson by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
32 editions published between 1839 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 41 libraries worldwide
William Wilson tells the tale of a man who travels around the world pursued by his ghostly double who tries to keep him from sin and vice. This stands out among Edgar Allen Poe's stories for the fact that it is less Gothic, less gruesome, and less melodramatic than most of his other work. You'll find a different kind of storytelling here than you would in The Tell-Tale Heart or in The Fall of the House of Usher. [Publit]
The spectacles by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
15 editions published between 1850 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The narrator, 22-year old Napoleon Buonaparte, changes his last name from "Froissart" to "Simpson" as a requirement to inherit a large sum from a distant cousin, Adolphus Simpson. At the opera he sees a beautiful woman in the audience and falls in love instantly. He describes her beauty at length, despite not being able to see her well; he requires spectacles but, in his vanity "resolutely refused to employ them." His companion Talbot identifies the woman as Madame Eugenie Lalande, a wealthy widow, and promises to introduce the two. He courts her and proposes marriage; she makes him promise that, on their wedding night, he will wear his spectacles
The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe by Kevin J Hayes( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Explores key dimensions of Edgar Allan Poe's work and life. Contributions provide a series of new perspectives on one of the most enigmatic and controversial American writers. The essays, specially tailored to the needs of undergraduates, examine all of Poe's major writings, his poetry, short stories, and criticism, and place his work in a variety of literary, cultural, and political contexts. The volume features a detailed chronology and a comprehensive guide to further reading
King Pest a tale containing an allegory by Edgar Allan Poe( file )
16 editions published between 1835 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The story takes place during the time of the plague and huge areas of the city are uninhabited as a result. Whenever the plague is discovered, the district in which it was found is put under ban and no one is allowed into the area. Barricades are put up to prevent people from entering and exiting these areas and spreading the disease. Despite these rulings, almost everything of value has been stolen from these districts. In addition, the damages of theft, time, and neglect has caused structures to collapse and has made it difficult to get around. The heroes of the story disappear into one of these streets. Being drunk, they seem to be unaware of the danger they are in
Mellonta Tauta by Edgar Allan Poe( file )
16 editions published between 1850 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
A historical guide to Edgar Allan Poe by J. Gerald Kennedy( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Annotation Displaying scant interest in native scenes or materials, Edgar Allan Poe seems the most un-American of American writers during the era of literary nationalism; yet he was at the same time a pragmatic magazinist, fully engaged in popular culture and intensely concerned with the "republic of letters" in the United States. This Historical Guide contains an introduction that considers the tensions between Poe's "otherwordly" settings and his historically marked representations of violence, as well as a capsule biography situating Poe in his historical context. The subsequent essays in this book cover such topics as Poe and the American Publishing Industry, Poe's Sensationalism, his relationships to gender constructions, and Poe and American Privacy
The island of the fay by Edgar Allan Poe( file )
15 editions published between 1841 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The scenario of this work is atypical for Poe. The narrator begins his tale by commenting that "the higher order of music is the most thoroughly estimated when we are exclusively alone." Only then, he states, can its "spiritual uses" be fully appreciated. "But there is one pleasure still within the reach of fallen mortality--and perhaps only one--which owes even more than does music to the accessory sentiment of seclusion. I mean the happiness experienced in the contemplation of natural scenery. In truth, the man who would behold aright the glory of God upon earth must in solitude behold that glory." The narrator explains that the presence of any other form of life other than "the green things which grow upon the soil and are voiceless" is "at war with the genius of the scene." The "dark valleys," the "grey rocks," the "waters that silently smile," the "proud watchful mountains" are "the colossal members of one vast animate and sentient whole...whose life is eternity; whose thought is that of a God; whose enjoyment is knowledge; whose destinies are lost in immensity; whose cognisance of ourselves is akin with our own cognisance of the animalcule which infest the brain--a being which we, in consequence, regard as purely inanimate and material, much in the same manner as these animalcule must thus regard us."
The domain of Arnheim by Edgar Allan Poe( file )
10 editions published between 1850 and 2015 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Ai de ge Ai lun Po 1809-1849
Aidege-Ailun-Po 1809-1849
Allan Poe, Edgar
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Allen Poe, Edgar 1809-1849
Boj, Edkar 1809-1849
Boy, Ētkar 1809-1849
Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe American author, poet, editor and literary critic
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