DALA: Digital American Literature Anthology
Edited by Michael O'Conner, Millikin University

Edgar Allan Poe

Unit Eight Overview

Resources for Lecture Building and Extended Study - Copyrighted Materials

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Poe Biography, American Passages

Poe Biography, Norton Anthology

Poe Biography, Prentice-Hall

Poe Teaching Guide, Heath Anthology

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849): Brief Lecture Notes by Donna Campbell

Chapter Three: Edgar Allan Poe by Paul P. Reuben

Edgar Allan Poe by Mark Canada

Edgar Allan Poe by the Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

Poe at Poets.org

Primary Sources

The Edgar Allan Poe Digital Collection

Popular Media to Accompany/Introduce Lessons

For "Cask of Amontillado": lyrics to Alan Parsons Project. "Cask of Amontillado." Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Audio Recording. 1976. Along with a number of YouTube tributes with this soundtrack in the background. Ace Gallagher Production and rs3taylor's version featuring art from an old issue of Creepy Magazine.

Electronic Resources in the Public Domain in the USA

Project Gutenberg: Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume One

Volume One includes
EDGAR ALLAN POE: An Appreciation
DEATH OF EDGAR A. POE by N. P. Willis
THE UNPARALLELED ADVENTURES OF ONE HANS PFAAL
THE GOLD-BUG
FOUR BEASTS IN ONE—THE HOMO-CAMELEOPARD
THE MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE
THE MYSTERY OF MARIE ROGET
THE BALLOON-HOAX
MS. FOUND IN A BOTTLE
THE OVAL PORTRAIT

Project Gutenberg: Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume Two

Volume Two includes
THE PURLOINED LETTER
THE THOUSAND-AND-SECOND TALE OF SCHEHERAZADE
A DESCENT INTO THE MAELSTRÖM.
VON KEMPELEN AND HIS DISCOVERY
MESMERIC REVELATION
THE FACTS IN THE CASE OF M. VALDEMAR
THE BLACK CAT.
THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER
SILENCE—A FABLE
THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH.
THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO.
THE IMP OF THE PERVERSE
THE ISLAND OF THE FAY
THE ASSIGNATION
THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM
THE PREMATURE BURIAL
THE DOMAIN OF ARNHEIM
LANDOR'S COTTAGE
WILLIAM WILSON
THE TELL-TALE HEART.
BERENICE
ELEONORA

Project Gutenberg: Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume Three

Volume Three includes
NARRATIVE OF A. GORDON PYM (novel)
LIGEIA
MORELLA
A TALE OF THE RAGGED MOUNTAINS
THE SPECTACLES
KING PEST.
THREE SUNDAYS IN A WEEK

Project Gutenberg: Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume Four

Volume Four includes
THE DEVIL IN THE BELFRY
LIONIZING
X-ING A PARAGRAPH
METZENGERSTEIN
THE SYSTEM OF DOCTOR TARR AND PROFESSOR FETHER
HOW TO WRITE A BLACKWOOD ARTICLE.
A PREDICAMENT
MYSTIFICATION
DIDDLING
THE ANGEL OF THE ODD
MELLONTA TAUTA
THE DUC DE L'OMELETTE.
THE OBLONG BOX.
LOSS OF BREATH
THE MAN THAT WAS USED UP.
THE BUSINESS MAN
THE LANDSCAPE GARDEN
MAELZEL'S CHESS-PLAYER
THE POWER OF WORDS
THE COLLOQUY OF MONOS AND UNA
THE CONVERSATION OF EIROS AND CHARMION
SHADOW—A PARABLE

Project Gutenberg: Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume Five

Volume Five includes
PHILOSOPHY OF FURNITURE.
A TALE OF JERUSALEM
THE SPHINX
HOP-FROG
THE MAN OF THE CROWD.
NEVER BET THE DEVIL YOUR HEAD
THOU ART THE MAN
WHY THE LITTLE FRENCHMAN WEARS HIS HAND IN A SLING
SOME WORDS WITH A MUMMY.
THE POETIC PRINCIPLE
OLD ENGLISH POETRY

POEMS
PREFACE
POEMS OF LATER LIFE
THE RAVEN.
THE BELLS.
ULALUME
TO HELEN
ANNABEL LEE.
A VALENTINE.
AN ENIGMA
FOR ANNIE
TO F——.
TO FRANCES S. OSGOOD
ELDORADO.
TO MARIE LOUISE (SHEW)
TO MARIE LOUISE (SHEW)
THE CITY IN THE SEA.
THE SLEEPER.
NOTES

POEMS OF MANHOOD
LENORE
TO ONE IN PARADISE.
THE COLISEUM.
THE HAUNTED PALACE.
THE CONQUEROR WORM.
SILENCE
DREAM-LAND
HYMN
TO ZANTE
SCENES FROM "POLITIAN"
POEMS OF YOUTH
INTRODUCTION TO POEMS—1831
LETTER TO MR. B—.
SONNET—TO SCIENCE
AL AARAAF
TAMERLANE
TO HELEN
THE VALLEY OF UNREST
ISRAFEL
TO ——
TO ——
TO THE RIVER——
SONG
SPIRITS OF THE DEAD
A DREAM
ROMANCE
FAIRY-LAND
THE LAKE —— TO——
EVENING STAR
"THE HAPPIEST DAY."
IMITATION
HYMN TO ARISTOGEITON AND HARMODIUS
DREAMS
"IN YOUTH I HAVE KNOWN ONE"
NOTES

DOUBTFUL POEMS
ALONE
TO ISADORE
THE VILLAGE STREET
THE FOREST REVERIE

 

 

 

 

 

Dr.Michael O'Conner, Millikin University