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The tell-tale heart : the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe, Julian Symons

Label
The tell-tale heart : the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe
Title
The tell-tale heart
Title remainder
the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe
Statement of responsibility
Julian Symons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of one of America's most widely-read authors
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Symons, Julian
Dewey number
  • 818/.3/09
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2631
LC item number
.S95
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Authors, American
Label
The tell-tale heart : the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe, Julian Symons
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Joan Kahn book."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 242-245
Contents
Part one: The life -- The orphan -- From Edgar Allen - -- - To Edgar Poe -- From the University of Virginia - -- - To the end of West Point -- Journalism and marriage -- The aspiring editor -- New York and Philadelphia -- "The penn" -- "The stylus" -- New York again -- Something like fame -- Fordham, and disaster -- The death of Virginia -- At a distance from life -- The desperate heart -- A Southern gentleman goes home -- Epilogue: the history of a reputation -- Part two: The work -- The criticism -- Visionary Poe and logical Poe -- Cutting a dash -- Poe and American literature -- Critical samples -- Poe's quality as critic -- The poems -- The early poems -- Originality, its perils and rewards -- Eureka -- The stories -- The beginnings: tales of the Folio Club -- Tales of humor -- Tales of horror -- Tales of reality and super-reality -- Takes of detection -- The psychoanalytical approach -- Edgar Poe: a fine academic property -- Coda: the problem of Edgar Allan Poe
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 259 p.
Isbn
9780060142087
Lccn
77015881
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03481348
  • (OCoLC)3481348
  • 180910
Label
The tell-tale heart : the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe, Julian Symons
Publication
Note
  • "A Joan Kahn book."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 242-245
Contents
Part one: The life -- The orphan -- From Edgar Allen - -- - To Edgar Poe -- From the University of Virginia - -- - To the end of West Point -- Journalism and marriage -- The aspiring editor -- New York and Philadelphia -- "The penn" -- "The stylus" -- New York again -- Something like fame -- Fordham, and disaster -- The death of Virginia -- At a distance from life -- The desperate heart -- A Southern gentleman goes home -- Epilogue: the history of a reputation -- Part two: The work -- The criticism -- Visionary Poe and logical Poe -- Cutting a dash -- Poe and American literature -- Critical samples -- Poe's quality as critic -- The poems -- The early poems -- Originality, its perils and rewards -- Eureka -- The stories -- The beginnings: tales of the Folio Club -- Tales of humor -- Tales of horror -- Tales of reality and super-reality -- Takes of detection -- The psychoanalytical approach -- Edgar Poe: a fine academic property -- Coda: the problem of Edgar Allan Poe
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 259 p.
Isbn
9780060142087
Lccn
77015881
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm03481348
  • (OCoLC)3481348
  • 180910

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