Poe Knows

A Light Approach to a Dark Imagination

By Edgar Allan Poe (Author)


Format Hardcover


Poe Knows

A Light Approach to a Dark Imagination

by Edgar Allan Poe



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
An illustrated wit-and-wisdom-style packaging of quotes and excerpts from the fiction and nonfiction of Edgar Allan Poe, organized by theme and presented in a lighter-than-Poe context.
This book will collect several hundred quotes and aphorisms from Poe’s poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Quotes will be organized in thematic chapter groupings, and each chapter will be prefaced with several introductory paragraphs that discuss Poe’s preoccupation with their subject matter in a lighter vein. Chapter subjects will include such themes as “Madness,” “Dreams,” “Revenge,” “Mortality,” and “Premature Burial.” Spot illustrations will be distributed through the text.

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) is universally recognized as one of the most influential writers of macabre fiction and poetry. He is credited with popularizing the tale of psychological horror and “inventing” the detective story.

Pub Date: 7/5/2022

ISBN: 9781454945246

Price: $16.99 / $22.99 CAN

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 256 pages, all in 2-color

Trim: 5 x 7 x 0 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Literature & Fiction / Classics

Publisher: Sterling