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Edgar allan poe (1809-1849) was a boston-born poet, short-story writer and a critic poe's parents died before he was three, and he was raised by an uncle and aunt. Edgar allan poe, the well-known author of macabre short stories and poetry, was born on january 19 th, 1809 in boston, massachusettshis mother elizabeth arnold hopkins poe was an english-born actress and his father david poe jr was also an actor. 15 interesting facts about edgar allan poe as i’ve studied edgar allan poe in-depthly over the past six months, i began to compile a list of obscure facts that i didn’t know about dear poe i’m ready to share with you some of the tidbits that i didn’t quite fully know before. The writings of edgar allan poe: the collected works of edgar allan poe (a comprehensive collection of e-texts of all of poe’s prose and poetical writings, from the original sources and with multiple versions as revised during his lifetime — includes poems, tales, sketches, essays, literary criticism, letters and miscellanea.
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