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How To Write A Brief Summary Of Edgar Allan Poe's Life

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Biography: Edgar Allan Poe

Throughout Edgar Allan Poe’s life, he has experienced death since he was a young boy, throughout his life he began writing poems that were very dark, and chill to the bone. He was born in Boston on January 19, 1809, his father left as soon as he was born, his father was alcoholic who abandoned him and his mother. His mother had died of tuberculosis within a year of his father’s desertion. He was quickly took in, but not officially adopted by John Allan and Francis Allan. In 1826 Poe had left Richmond for the University of Virginia. After less than a year He left the university due to an enormous drinking and gambling debt he had incurred. He returned to at home and in 1827 he had ran away to Boston, where he would have his first publication of poems, Tamerlane, and Other Poems, which were printed in an anonymous name under the name “a Bostonian”. Poe went to the Army and shortly left he went on to
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At any rate, contemporary accounts report that the Poe’s were a happy loving couple despite being in poverty. In 1842 his wife Virginia had busted a blood vessel while singing and hovered on the verge of death, she entered a terrible spiral of recovery and illness. Poe began drinking heavily and left Grahams Magazine. It was during this time he had wrote one of his bestselling work including, “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Tell-Tale Heart” and “The Gold Bug.” She had soon later died to tuberculosis in 1847. He grieved for his wife and had attempted at other relationships and failed, he feared for his own sanity and tried to kill himself with an overdose of
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