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Title: Edgar Allan Poe


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Edgar Allan Poe
The Biography
Edgar Allan Poe was born to a David Poe Jr. and
Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins He was born in Boston
Jan. 19th 1809 He started his career writing for
the Philadelphia Saturday Courier Poes career
really didnt become big until 1837
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Pictures
Edgar Allan Poes Grave site
Edgar Allan Poes House
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Important Works
  • The Raven
  • The Fall Of The House Usher
  • A Dream within a dream

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Interesting Facts
  • His father left his family when Edgar was only 1
    year old.
  • He was dishonorably discharged from the united
    States military Academy in west point.
  • He married his first cousin who was only 13,
    while he was 18.
  • Disappeared for a couple of days just prior to
    his death.

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Work Cited
  • http//www.m-w.com/mw/art/raven.gif
  • http//bau2.uibk.ac.at/sg/poe/Bio.html
  • http//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Allan_Poe
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