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The Resource Edgar Allan Poe : the strange man standing deep in the shadows, Charlotte Montague

Edgar Allan Poe : the strange man standing deep in the shadows, Charlotte Montague

Label
Edgar Allan Poe : the strange man standing deep in the shadows
Title
Edgar Allan Poe
Title remainder
the strange man standing deep in the shadows
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte Montague
Title variation
Strange man standing deep in the shadows
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
More than 160 years after his death, Charlotte Montague has written a fascinating account of Poe's life and times, in which she uncovers a strange man, standing deep in the shadows, whose unique imagination and macabre writing have changed popular culture--forevermore
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montague, Charlotte
Dewey number
818.309
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Authors, American
  • Suspense fiction
Label
Edgar Allan Poe : the strange man standing deep in the shadows, Charlotte Montague
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Alone in his own imagination. The shape of things to come ; Going from bad to worse ; Into the strange and mystic -- The grotesque and arabesque. A sudden turn to evil ; Murder, mystery and madness ; The sound of human terror -- Haunted by the nevermore. The solemn slumbers of the dead ; Unfolding the wonderfurl ; Adrift on a sea of scandal -- The fever called living. The mysteries of the universe ; A dangerous power over women ; The shadow of death -- Down among the dead men. Living an extraordinary afterlife ; America's evil grandfather ; Poe's legacy to the people
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780785833345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • ocn910773292
  • (OCoLC)910773292
Label
Edgar Allan Poe : the strange man standing deep in the shadows, Charlotte Montague
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Alone in his own imagination. The shape of things to come ; Going from bad to worse ; Into the strange and mystic -- The grotesque and arabesque. A sudden turn to evil ; Murder, mystery and madness ; The sound of human terror -- Haunted by the nevermore. The solemn slumbers of the dead ; Unfolding the wonderfurl ; Adrift on a sea of scandal -- The fever called living. The mysteries of the universe ; A dangerous power over women ; The shadow of death -- Down among the dead men. Living an extraordinary afterlife ; America's evil grandfather ; Poe's legacy to the people
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780785833345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • ocn910773292
  • (OCoLC)910773292

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