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    Poe: A Life Cut Short (Ackroyd's Brief Lives)

    by Peter Ackroyd

    Book Description

    Explores Poe's literary accomplishments and legacy against the background of his erratic, dramatic, and sometimes sordid life, including his marriage to his thirteen-year-old cousin and his much-written-about problems with gambling and alcohol.

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    Nice book
    I really enjoyed this book. i love Edgar A. Poe as a poet and now understand why his writings were the way they were
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    on March 19, 2014
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