Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1845), U.S. poet, critic, short-story writer. Selected Writings, ed. David Galloway (1967). The Philosophy of Composition, Graham's Magazine (Philadelphia, April 1846).
Explaining the symbolism of the bird in Poe's poem The Raven. The phrase was taken as the title of Kenneth Silverman's study of Poe (1992).