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January 19, 2018 marks mystery and horror writer edgar allan poe's 209th birthday the poet and writer died when he was just 40 years old, but he left behind a treasure trove of literary riches. Edgar allen poe was an american author, poet, editor and literary critic, considered part of the american romantic movement best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, poe was one of the earliest. The raven edgar allan poe to the work of edgar allan poe, especially the raven, no one has yet extended this extremely poe as the author of the raven and poe as critic of.
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Edgar allan poe is considered to be america's first significant literary critic or, at least, the first major writer in america to write seriously about criticism, about the theory of composition, and about the principles of creative art he was also the first to set down a consistent set of. Edgar allan poe and the economy of horror cooper was a popular writer, and this, to poe, was a good sign that he was a bad one: the most 'popular,' the most 'successful' writers. But i am pleased, above all, at the real honor you have done me, by inviting me to speak to you on this very special occasion, marking the sesqui-centennial anniversary of the birth of one of our greatest writers, edgar allan poe.
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