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Thou Art the Man - cover

Thou Art the Man

Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: Charles River Editors

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Summary

Edgar Allan Poe (19 January 1809  7 October 1849) was an American writer best known for stories of mystery and horror.  Poe also wrote poetry, including the well known poem The Raven.  Not much is known about Poes untimely death, but it cannot be debated that he has had a great influence on American literature.

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