About Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan 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 American practitioners of the short story, and is generally considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre. He is further credited with... Wikipedia
January 19, 1809, Boston, Massachusetts
October 7, 1849, Baltimore, Maryland

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