The Complete Stories and Poems
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The Complete Stories and Poems

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Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, 1966 BCE. Hardcover with dust jacket, 821 pages, published by Doubleday & Company....

Title:The Complete Stories and Poems
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0385074077
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:821 pages

    The Complete Stories and Poems Reviews

  • Mark
    Jan 04, 2008

    How could I not love this book? Shortly after reading Poe's complete works as a teenager, my family was transferred to Fort Monroe in southern Virginia. While waiting for permanent housing, I ended up...

  • Councillor
    Aug 14, 2016

    Reading "The Complete Stories and Poems" will be a hell of a time-consuming project, but as I can feel honored to call Edgar Allan Poe one of my favorite authors, the only option to give his writing a...

  • Bookworm Sean
    Dec 06, 2015

    This update has been a long time coming. I’m slowly working my way through Poe’s entire works, and I will post a separate review for each major short story as I go along. Many of them are so deep ...

  • Bailey Jane
    Nov 25, 2008

    Definitely not light reading, but perfect for the fall and winter. My grandmother bought this leatherbound collection for me when I was 12 or so and it took me 5 years or so to read it in its completi...

  • Mike (the Paladin)
    Nov 09, 2014

    I'm not sure how screwed up Mr. Poe really was as I have read that a lot of the criticisms of him were exaggerated. But screwed up or not the man could write. Fears and tears all are here for the read...

  • Andrei Tama?
    May 01, 2016

    Am fost în Ungaria medievală ("Metzengerstein"), pe lună ("Hans Phaall"), în Londra ("Regele ciumă"), Paris ("Crimele din Rue Morgue"), Norvegia ("O pogorâre în Maelstrom"), Italia ("Portretul ...

  • John Wiswell
    May 25, 2008

    Holy crap, it’s a brick of brilliance! This doorstop-sized volume contains the complete works of Edgar Allen Poe. The poetry, the essays, the short stories – you got it here.Holy crap.Pick this up...

  • Arah-Lynda
    Dec 17, 2013

    The Master himselfIt was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea,That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of ANNABEL LEEAnd this maiden she lived with no other thought Than to...

  • J.G. Keely
    Nov 30, 2007

    Not many people outside of literary study or detective fiction fandom realize that the character of Sherlock Holmes was inspired by Poe's Dupin. Dupin was the brilliant and insightful idle noble who o...

  • BAM
    Sep 18, 2016

    Poe has an impressive, comfortable grasp of vocabulary and sentence structure, but like King, one sentence often equates to one paragraph. The first story to catch my interest was 100 pages in-The Gol...

About Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

The name Poe brings to mind images of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead. His works have been in print since 1827 and include such literary classics as The Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, and The Fall of the House of Usher. This versatile writer’s oeuvre includes short stories, poetry, a novel, a textbook, a book of scientific theory, and hundreds of