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Guide to Edgar Allan Poe: His Life and Times

The fact that Poe was the author of one of the most famous poems ever written -The Raven - is undisputable. However, there are things about this American mystery writer and poet that are not as clear-cut.

For instance, did he really marry his cousin? Does anybody really know how he died? What pen name did he use for his first book? You’ll find the answers to these and other frequently asked questions about Edgar Allan Poe in this essential guide to his life and times.

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Browse through our extensive library of articles by expert Bright Hub writers on topics like:

  • Timeline of important life events
  • When he was born, who he married, and how many books he wrote
  • Where the museum commemorating him is located, and travel deals to get you there
  • Famous quotes and fun facts

No matter if you’re looking for reviews, commentaries, FAQ’s, or trivia, make this guide your go-to source for all things Poe – we won’t let you down.

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