Edgar A. Poe, A Biography: Mournful and Never-Ending Remembrance
By Kenneth Silverman
From a Pulitzer-Prize winning biographer, the most revealing, fascinating, and important biography of one of our greatest literary figures.
"This mesmerizing chronicle of Poe's short and disorderly life incorporates fresh discoveries about the poet/storyteller's travels, relationships and literary works. Illustrations." — Publisher's Weekly
"Absorbing...compelling...balanced and carefully researched."— New York Times
Author Kenneth Silverman is a professor of English, a graduate advisor in American Civilization, co-director of The Biography Seminar at New York University, and an amateur magician. He lives in New York City.