The Resource The haunted palace : a life of Edgar Allan Poe, by Frances Winwar

The haunted palace : a life of Edgar Allan Poe, by Frances Winwar

Label
The haunted palace : a life of Edgar Allan Poe
Title
The haunted palace
Title remainder
a life of Edgar Allan Poe
Statement of responsibility
by Frances Winwar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author unfolds the psychological story of a man afflicted all his life by his own extreme sensitivity. Yet in his brief tormented life, Poe managed to produce stories, poems and essays of such literary merit as to make him a powerful influence in American and European letters
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1900-1985
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winwar, Frances
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Biographie
Label
The haunted palace : a life of Edgar Allan Poe, by Frances Winwar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one -- Actors in young America -- Ancestors -- The orphans -- The years in England -- Vision of Helen -- The family mystery -- Part two -- First love -- Arrival and departure -- Poet in uniform -- Baltimore and "Al Aaraaf" -- Israfel -- "Come rest in the bosom" -- Disinherited -- Part three -- Poe and the artificial paradise -- The marriage -- Sojourn in New York -- The haunted palace -- The grand project -- The warning -- Intimations of insanity -- Imagined treasure and grim poverty -- Part four -- "The bird beat the bug, though, all hollow" -- Poe and some poets -- The lion among the doves -- Three valentines -- "Her high-born kinsman came" -- Ulalume -- Eureka -- Helen of a thousand dreams -- Tributes to the living and the dead -- "Down the valley of the shadow."
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 408 pages
Lccn
58012457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00777550
  • (OCoLC)ocm00777550
Label
The haunted palace : a life of Edgar Allan Poe, by Frances Winwar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one -- Actors in young America -- Ancestors -- The orphans -- The years in England -- Vision of Helen -- The family mystery -- Part two -- First love -- Arrival and departure -- Poet in uniform -- Baltimore and "Al Aaraaf" -- Israfel -- "Come rest in the bosom" -- Disinherited -- Part three -- Poe and the artificial paradise -- The marriage -- Sojourn in New York -- The haunted palace -- The grand project -- The warning -- Intimations of insanity -- Imagined treasure and grim poverty -- Part four -- "The bird beat the bug, though, all hollow" -- Poe and some poets -- The lion among the doves -- Three valentines -- "Her high-born kinsman came" -- Ulalume -- Eureka -- Helen of a thousand dreams -- Tributes to the living and the dead -- "Down the valley of the shadow."
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 408 pages
Lccn
58012457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00777550
  • (OCoLC)ocm00777550

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