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Title:
Who murdered Mary Rogers?
Author:
Paul, Raymond.
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Publication Information:
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall [1971]
Physical Description:
vii, 271 pages : maps, portraits ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes the fully annotated text of The mystery of Marie RogĂȘt, by Edgar Allan Poe (p. [193]-262)
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780139583063
Format :
Book

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Central Library HV6534.H57 P28 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 19, 1809. In 1827, he enlisted in the United States Army and his first collection of poems, Tamerlane and Other Poems, was published. In 1835, he became the editor of the Southern Literary Messenger. Over the next ten years, Poe would edit a number of literary journals including the Burton's Gentleman's Magazine and Graham's Magazine in Philadelphia and the Broadway Journal in New York City. It was during these years that he established himself as a poet, a short story writer, and an editor. His works include The Fall of the House of Usher, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Mystery of Marie Roget, A Descent into the Maelstrom, The Masque of the Red Death, and The Raven. He struggle with depression and alcoholism his entire life and died on October 7, 1849 at the age of 40.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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