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Edgar Allan Poe, a critical biography

Arthur Hobson Quinn

Edgar Allan Poe, a critical biography

by Arthur Hobson Quinn

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Published by D. Appleton-Century Company, incorporated in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poe, Edgar Allan, -- 1809-1849

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 763-770.

    Statementby Arthur Hobson Quinn.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi p., 1 ℓ., 804 p.
    Number of Pages804
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16220591M
    LC Control Number41023761
    OCLC/WorldCa191153

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