Edgar Allan Poe Poems By Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe Poems By Edgar Allan Poe

Sinopsis

Best known for his scary tales, mystery and detective stories and imaginative fantasy stories, Edgar Allan Poe was also a gifted poet. He wrote more than 70 poems and almost all of them have been widely appreciated by readers and critics alike.This collection contains some of his most famous ones, including the immortal Raven, which combines a sense of doom and nameless despair. With its ringing, alliterative and repetitive lines and strange, supernatural atmosphere, it remains one of Poe's best known and most quoted poems.Other poems in the anthology include The Bells, which was published after Poe's death. This poem is one of his most acoustic poems. It is divided into four parts and with each succeeding part, the sound of the bells becomes more and more sinister and gloomy. It was rejected several times by different publishers who felt that it skirted the thin line between verse and nonsense. However, in later years, composers like Rachmaninoff composed a sonata based on the poem and created a choral symphony for the bell sounds. Contemporary bands like Pink Floyd have also referenced it in their song Time.Ulalume is another well known Poe poem. This one again focuses on sound and was originally written as an elocution piece. Scholars have speculated that the poem's dark and dismal theme is similar to The Raven's and could be rooted in the grief that Poe felt after recently losing his beloved wife, Virginia. Ulalume is also full of classical allusions to different myths and legends. The original text of the poem contains a brilliant illustration by Dante Gabriel Rossetti.Annabel Lee is the last complete poem written by Poe. This one also speaks of loss, love and despair. To My Mother is actually written to his mother-in-law and aunt, Maria Clemm. It is sometimes entitled Sonnet to My Mother and was published as a tribute to the mother of the woman he deeply loved, his wife Virginia.Lesser known poems like The Coliseum, The Conqueror Worm, To One in Paradise, To Francis S Osgood and others form the rest of the collection along with many others.In his short but memorable life, Poe created a whole new genre of writing. He is generally acknowledged as the father of detective fiction and also of the emerging genre of sci-fi. His works have influenced studies in fields as diverse as cosmology and cryptography. His deeply unhappy childhood and subsequent violent disagreements with his adoptive parents created much sadness in his young life, but he overcame his difficulties and found himself in writing.Poe's poems must be read aloud to be completely savored and this volume would certainly provide hours of enjoyable family reading or listening!

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Episodios

  • 01 – The Raven
    01 – The Raven
    Duración: 07min | 24/10/2017

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  • 02 – The Bells
    02 – The Bells
    Duración: 04min | 23/10/2017

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  • 03 – Ulalume
    03 – Ulalume
    Duración: 04min | 22/10/2017

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  • 04 – To Helen
    04 – To Helen
    Duración: 03min | 21/10/2017

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  • 05 – Annabel Lee
    05 – Annabel Lee
    Duración: 01min | 20/10/2017

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  • 06 – A Valentine
    06 – A Valentine
    Duración: 01min | 19/10/2017

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  • 07 – An Enigma
    07 – An Enigma
    Duración: 56s | 18/10/2017

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  • 08 – To My Mother
    08 – To My Mother
    Duración: 48s | 17/10/2017

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  • 09 – For Annie
    09 – For Annie
    Duración: 02min | 16/10/2017

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  • 10 – To F—–
    10 – To F—–
    Duración: 51s | 15/10/2017

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  • 11 – To Francis S. Osgood
    11 – To Francis S. Osgood
    Duración: 36s | 14/10/2017

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  • 12 – Eldorado
    12 – Eldorado
    Duración: 54s | 13/10/2017

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  • 13 – Eulalie
    13 – Eulalie
    Duración: 01min | 12/10/2017

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  • 14 – To Marie Louise (Shew)
    14 – To Marie Louise (Shew)
    Duración: 01min | 11/10/2017

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  • 15 – The City in the Sea
    15 – The City in the Sea
    Duración: 02min | 10/10/2017

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  • 16 – The Sleeper
    16 – The Sleeper
    Duración: 03min | 09/10/2017

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  • 17 – Bridal Ballad
    17 – Bridal Ballad
    Duración: 01min | 08/10/2017

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  • 18 – Lenore
    18 – Lenore
    Duración: 02min | 07/10/2017

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  • 19 – To One In Paradise
    19 – To One In Paradise
    Duración: 01min | 06/10/2017

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  • 20 – The Coliseum
    20 – The Coliseum
    Duración: 02min | 05/10/2017

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  • 21 – The Haunted Palace
    21 – The Haunted Palace
    Duración: 02min | 04/10/2017

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  • 22 – The Conqueror Worm
    22 – The Conqueror Worm
    Duración: 01min | 03/10/2017

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  • 23 – Silence
    23 – Silence
    Duración: 58s | 02/10/2017

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  • 24 – Dream Land
    24 – Dream Land
    Duración: 02min | 01/10/2017

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  • 25 – Hymn
    25 – Hymn
    Duración: 40s | 30/09/2017

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  • 26 – To Zante
    26 – To Zante
    Duración: 59s | 29/09/2017

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  • 27 – Sonnet to Science
    27 – Sonnet to Science
    Duración: 52s | 28/09/2017

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  • 28 – Forest Reverie
    28 – Forest Reverie
    Duración: 01min | 27/09/2017

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  • 29 – The Valley of Unrest
    29 – The Valley of Unrest
    Duración: 01min | 26/09/2017

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  • 30 – Israfel
    30 – Israfel
    Duración: 01min | 25/09/2017

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  • 31 – To –
    31 – To –
    Duración: 41s | 24/09/2017

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  • 32 – To —
    32 – To —
    Duración: 26s | 23/09/2017

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  • 33 – To the River
    33 – To the River
    Duración: 44s | 22/09/2017

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  • 34 – Song
    34 – Song
    Duración: 50s | 21/09/2017

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  • 35 – Spirits of the Dead
    35 – Spirits of the Dead
    Duración: 01min | 20/09/2017

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  • 36 – A Dream
    36 – A Dream
    Duración: 50s | 19/09/2017

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  • 37 – Romance
    37 – Romance
    Duración: 01min | 18/09/2017

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  • 38 – Fairy-Land
    38 – Fairy-Land
    Duración: 01min | 17/09/2017

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  • 39 – The Lake – To —–
    39 – The Lake – To —–
    Duración: 01min | 16/09/2017

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  • 40 – Evening Star
    40 – Evening Star
    Duración: 55s | 15/09/2017

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  • 41 – The Happiest Day
    41 – The Happiest Day
    Duración: 01min | 14/09/2017

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  • 42 – Imitation
    42 – Imitation
    Duración: 53s | 13/09/2017

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  • 43 – Hymn to Aristogenton and Harmodius
    43 – Hymn to Aristogenton and Harmodius
    Duración: 56s | 12/09/2017

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  • 44 – Dreams
    44 – Dreams
    Duración: 01min | 11/09/2017

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  • 45 – In Youth I Have Known One
    45 – In Youth I Have Known One
    Duración: 02min | 10/09/2017

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  • 46 – A Paean
    46 – A Paean
    Duración: 01min | 09/09/2017

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  • 47 – Alone
    47 – Alone
    Duración: 01min | 08/09/2017

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  • 48 – The Village Street
    48 – The Village Street
    Duración: 03min | 07/09/2017

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