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Edgar Allan Poe

“The Life and Tragedies of Edgar Allan Poe”

Jesse T. Smith

Axia College of University of Phoenix Professor Lorelie Kaid

October 19, 2008

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Edgar Allan Poe “The Life and Tragedies of Edgar Allan Poe”

The famous writer, poet has long been criticized for his unconditional writings that made the man who he was so very famous for. Edgar Allan Poe, born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 19, 1809, Died mysteriously, October 07, 1849 in Baltimore, Maryland. The famous writer would go on to inspire such authors as Ray Bradbury and Stephen King, to name a few. There has been a mystery since the death of Edgar Allan Poe, of what caused his death. There have been many writing’s trying to settle this debate. Some are as follows. • Beating (1857) The United States Magazine Vol. II (1857): 268. • Epilepsy (1875) Scribner’s Monthly Vol. 10 (1875): 691. • Dipsomania (1921) Robertson, John W. Edgar A. Poe. A study. Brough (1921): 134,379. • Heart (1926) Allan, Harvey. Israfel. Doubleday (1926): Chapt. XXVII, 670. • Toxic Disorder (1970) Studia Philiologica Vol. 16 (1970): 41-42. • Hypoglycemia (1979) Artes Literatus (1979) Vol. 5: 7-19. • Diabetes (1977) Sinclair, David. Edgar Allan Poe. Roman & Littlefield…...

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