Edgar Allan Poe


Poe is the prince of American literature”
- Victor Hugo



Poe, the marvellous lord of rhythmic expression.”
- Oscar Wilde








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Edgar Allan Poe
An Introduction


Edgar Allan Poe: father of the detective story, the pre-eminent literary critic of his time, supreme artist of the short story, world-reknowned poet, and the undisputed master of the macabre.


Biography
the life of Edgar Allan Poe

Works
recommended and essential reading

Eureka
an essay by John Astin

Quotes
quotations about Poe

Links
on theatre and Poe

The Play
Once Upon a Midnight