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Edgar Allan Poe Collection

Summary Information
Title: Edgar Allan Poe Collection
Dates: 1966
Creator: Poe, Edgar Allan
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1758
The material in collection is 3 poems written by Poe and illustrated by Paul Galdone.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.


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Three Poems Of Edgar Allan Poe, 1966

Biographical Sketch

Edgar Allan Poe was born January 19, 1809 in Boston, Massachusetts and he died October 7, 1849 in Baltimore, Maryland. He is buried in the Westminster Presbyterian Churchyard in Baltimore, Maryland. His parents died when he was a young child and he was unofficially adopted in 1811 by John and Frances Allan. He married his cousin Virginia Clemm May 16, 1836. She died in 1847. Mr. Poe attended Manor House School in Stoke Newington, England, the University of Virginia, and the United States Military Academy at West Point, from which he was dismissed. He pursued a literary career. Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 23, p. 167-192.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a corrected galley proof.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Three Poems Of Edgar Allan Poe 1966 
Note Illustrated by Paul Galdone
New York: McGraw Hill, 1966
Box M. F. 657
Galley proof, corrected (8 p.)  Box M. F. 657