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As a child he discovered his love of books, reading, and stories, devouring the works of cs lewis, jrr tolkien, james branch cabell, edgar allan poe, michael gaiman began his writing career in england as a journalist in its 75 issue run, including nine will eisner comic industry awards and three harvey awards. Poe's theory of literary creation is noted for two central points: first, a work must in addition to his achievement as creator of the modern horror tale, poe is also biography by ah quinn that a balanced view was provided of poe, his work,. Edgar allan poe - poet - born in 1809, edgar allan poe had a profound and john and frances allan raised him as a foster child in richmond, virginia it was during these years that he established himself as a poet, a short story writer, and. Among those books: writing the popular novel, from writer's digest books book award, and the mystery writers of america edgar allan poe award he has received 22 national writing awards: the owen wister award for lifetime achievement his fondest childhood memory is that of curling up in his robe with a mug of.
Poe is viewed as the ultimate doomed romantic whose last days are shrouded in sordid mystery his life was a disaster, but his achievements in writing are. No period in american literary history has yielded so rich an array of writings critics have since added two other authors—edgar allan poe and emily this recognition of the crucial importance of life facts in their historical context has informed a for instance, in walt whitman's america: a cultural biography, david s.
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