FROM childhood’s hour I have not been
As others were; I have not seen
As others saw; I could not bring
My passions from a common spring.
From the same source I have not taken
My sorrow; I could not awaken
My heart to joy at the same tone;
And all I loved I loved alone.
Then—in my childhood, in the dawn
Of a most stormy life—was drawn
From every depth of good and ill
The mystery which binds me still:
From the torrent, or the fountain,
From the red cliff of the mountain,
From the sun that round me rolled
In its autumn tint of gold,
From the lightning in the sky
As it passed me flying by,
From the thunder and the storm,
And the cloud that took the form
(When the rest of Heaven was blue)
Of a demon in my view.
A collection of poems and selection from Edgar Allan Poe’s stories, accompanied by mood-setting colour drawings and notes.
Features: Used Book in Good Condition
By (author): Edgar Allan Poe, Gris Grimly
A sweet little cat drives a man to insanity and murder….
The grim death known as the plague roams a masquerade ball dressed in red….
A dwarf seeks his final revenge on his captors….
A sister calls to her beloved twin from beyond the grave….
Prepare yourself. You are about to enter a world where you will be shocked, terrified, and, though you’ll be too scared to admit it at first, secretly thrilled. Here are four tales — The Black Cat, The Masque of the Red Death, Hop-Frog, and The Fall of the House of Usher — by the master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe. The original tales have been ever so slightly dismembered — but, of course, Poe understood dismemberment very well. And he would shriek in ghoulish delight at Gris Grimly’s gruesomely delectable illustrations that adorn every page. So prepare yourself. And keep the lights on.
Features: Brand Name: POE,EDGAR ALLAN Mfg#: 733961714319, Shipping Weight: 1.00 lbs, Manufacturer: A & E MOD, Genre: Television: A&E, All music products are properly licensed and guaranteed authentic.
Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Descend into the dark world and tragic life of the melancholy author who is the uncontested master of the macabre, and hear excerpts from his famous works. He is the uncontested master of the macabre, a genius whose melancholy nature made his own life as tragic as one of his strange tales. Edgar Allan Poe’s haunting poems and chilling stories established him as one of the most important men of American letters. But behind his popularity and artistic success was a personal life defined by broken hopes and failure. This extraordinary program tells Poe’s complete story, from the death of his parents when he was three, to his tragic collapse on the street at age 40. Dramatic readings recall the devastation of his broken engagement and the loss of his child bride. And experts explore the bouts of depression and addiction that tormented the man and gave birth to his dark and brilliant art. BIOGRAPHY takes an intimate look at one of literature’s most complex and fascinating figures.
By (author): Edgar Allan Poe
This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare’s finesse to Oscar Wilde’s wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim’s Progress and Othello. As an anthology that invites readers to immerse themselves in the masterpieces of the literary giants, it is must-have addition to any library.
Features: Retro lunchbox, Illustrated with multiple reference to his stories and poems, Made of metal, has a plastic handle and also includes a vinyl dangle
Edgar Allan Poe is known for being the king of the horror story. This 8″ x 7″ x 4″ (20.3 cm x 17.8 cm x 10.2 cm) retro lunchbox pays homage to his dark heritage. Both sides are illustrated with multiple reference to his stories and poems, sure to delight hardcore fans. The lunchbox is made of metal, has a plastic handle and also includes a vinyl dangle. A great gift for English majors or anyone who prefers to look on the dark side of life. Bagged with illustrated tag.
Features: Great product!
Rich treasury of verse from the 19th and 20th centuries, selected for popularity and literary quality, includes Poe’s “The Raven,” Whitman’s “I Hear America Singing,” as well as poems by Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot, Marianne Moore, and many other notables. Includes 13 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: “Casey at the Bat,” “Fog,” “The New Colossus,” “Chicago,” “I, Too, Sing America,” “O Captain! My Captain!,” “Paul Revere’s Ride,” “The Road Not Taken,” “The Raven,” “Because I Could Not Stop for Death,” “Mending Wall,” “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock,” and “The River Merchant’s Wife: A Letter.”