Edgar Allan Poe
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Edgar Allan Poe

Author, poet, and literary critic, Edgar Allan Poe is credited with pioneering the short story genre, inventing detective fiction, and contributing to the development of science fiction. However, Poe is best known for his works of the macabre, including such infamous titles as The Raven, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, Lenore, and The Fall of the House of Usher. Part of the American Romantic Movement, Poe was one of the first writers to make his living exclusively through his writing, working for literary journals and becoming known as a literary critic. His works have been widely adapted in film. Edgar Allan Poe died of a mysterious illness in 1849 at the age of 40.

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    • The Raven

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: Michael Troy
    • Length: 11 mins
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    "The Raven" is a narrative poem by American writer Edgar Allan Poe. First published in January 1845, the poem is often noted for its musicality...

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    • Edgar Allan Poe - The Complete Short Stories

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    Here are all of Edgar Allan Poe’s great short stories in one 16-hour collection....

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    • The Tell-Tale Heart

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    It was the eye. The dull, sightless, vulture's eye that shredded his final nerve....

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    • THE VULTURE EYE

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    • The Pit and the Pendulum

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    “I was sick, sick unto death with that long agony,” begins one of the most famous tales from the master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe.....

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    • Annabel Lee

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    This is a poem that shows passion for the one you love can be more than any temporary feeling....

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    • Tales of Terror

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    This special audio collection features some of Poe's best-known stories....

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    • By Chris on 04-13-11

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    • The Purloined Letter

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    Auguste Dupin, investigator extraordinaire, was the remarkable creation of Edgar Allan Poe....

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    • By IreneMBBT on 10-06-18

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    • The Gold Bug

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    Edgar Allan Poe, American poet, and master of the horror tale, is also credited by many with inventing the American mystery story. "The Gold Bug" is one of his most famous stories....

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    • The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories (AmazonClassics Edition)

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
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    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
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    Edgar Allan Poe elevated the gothic story, developed the unreliable narrator, recast psychological terror, and reveled in both the horror and the supernal beauty of death. From Poe's rich, unrivaled imagination comes a collection of his most masterful works....

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    • By Anonymous User on 04-07-19

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    • William Wilson

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: John L. Chatty
    • Length: 42 mins
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    Poe is best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre and this story is no exception. In it, a man's life is seemingly ruined by one he considers an arch enemy....

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    • By Larry on 12-31-18

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