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Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)



Selected Bibliography 
Brief lecture notes on Poe 
Gothic, Novel, and Romance

  • Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore. The "Poe Webliography" calls this "Must-see browsing for all serious students of Poe." A great site with variant versions of the works.
  • Poe Webliography: Essential for those looking at Poe on the web, this site by Rutgers professor Heyward Ehrlich includes annotated reviews of sites on Poe. 
  • Journals devoted to Poe:
  • Knowing Poe. This new, media-rich site designed primarily for high school students includes information on Poe's life and works, with video segments by actor John Astin as Poe.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Museum. Focusing on Poe's years in Richmond, Virginia, this site includes a biographical sketch and the text of selected works.
  • Professor Ann Woodlief of VCU has prepared a hypertext study version of "The Fall of the House of Usher."
  • Poe Chronology 
  • The House of Usher Page.  Fine general page, interesting and frequently updated. Warning: Music starts when the page loads.
  • Article attributing Poe's death to rabies rather than to alcoholism.
  • The Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site web page includes a picture of Poe's house in Philadelphia.
  • Poe Page and Poe Decoder. Biographical information and individual (not necessarily scholarly) essays on Poe.
  • Nineteenth-century views of Poe
    Read Poe's works in the Southern Literary Messenger (Page images at the Michigan MOA site)
    Selected Works Available Online (from the Poe Society of Baltimore site)

    Comments to D. Campbell.