Definition of Poe, Edgar Allan in English:

Poe, Edgar Allan

proper noun

  • (1809–49), US short-story writer, poet, and critic. His fiction and poetry are Gothic in style and characterized by their exploration of the macabre and the grotesque. Notable works: "“The Fall of the House of Usher”" (1840), "“The Murders in the Rue Morgue”" (1841), "and “The Raven”" (1845)

Pronunciation:

Poe, Edgar Allan

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