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  • Edgar Allan Poe's Complete Poetical Worksby Edgar Allan Poe

    The Floating Press 2012; US$ 5.99

    Today, Edgar Allan Poe is best remembered as a master of suspense and an early innovator in the genre of detective fiction, but Poe's first literary ambition was to be known as a poet. This stellar collection brings together some of his most accomplished works, including "The Raven," "Annabel Lee," and "The Bells." more...

  • The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pymby MobileReference

    MobileReference.com 2008; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This booktable of contents linked to every chapter. ************. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket is Edgar Allan Poe''s only complete novel, published in 1838. The work relates the tale of the young Arthur Gordon Pym who stows away aboard a... more...

  • Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesqueby MobileReference

    MobileReference.com 2008; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This booktable of contents linked to every story. ************. Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque is a collection of previously-published short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, first published in 1840. Contents. Vol. I. "Morella". "Lionizing". "William... more...

  • The World Is Our Homeby Jeffrey J. Folks; Nancy Summers Folks

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    Since the early 1970s southern fiction has been increasingly attentive to social issues, including the continuing struggles for racial justice and gender equality, the loss of a sense of social community, and the decline of a coherent regional identity. The essays in The World Is Our Home focus on writers who have explicitly addressed social and... more...

  • The Humor of the Old Southby M. Thomas Inge; Edward J. Piacentino

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 40.00

    The humor of the Old South -- tales, almanac entries, turf reports, historical sketches, gentlemen's essays on outdoor sports, profiles of local characters -- flourished between 1830 and 1860. The genre's popularity and influence can be traced in the works of major southern writers such as William Faulkner, Erskine Caldwell, Eudora Welty, Flannery... more...

  • American Flaneurby James Werner

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    American Flaneur investigates the connections between Edgar A. Poe and the nineteenth-century flaneur - or strolling urban observer - suggested in Walter Benjamin's discussion of Baudelaire. This study illustrates the centrality of the flaneur to Poe's literary aims, and uses the flaneur to illuminate Poe's intimate yet ambivalent relationship to... more...

  • Poe and the Printed Wordby Kevin J. Hayes

    Cambridge University Press 2000; US$ 28.00

    Kevin Hayes examines the impact of nineteenth-century print culture on Edgar Allan Poe's work. more...

  • A Historical Guide to Edgar Allan Poeby J. Gerald Kennedy

    Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 52.99

    Contains an introduction that considers the tension between Poe's "otherworldly" settings and his historically marked representations of violence. This book covers topics such as Poe and the American Publishing Industry, Poe's Sensationalism, Poe's relationship to gender constructions, and Poe and American Privacy. more...

  • Sustaining New Orleansby Barbara Eckstein

    Taylor & Francis 2005; US$ 95.00

    Straddles urban studies, American studies, history and literature, and looks at New Orlean's status over the course of the 20th century. This work shows that 'sustainability' has multiple applications in the context of New Orleans history. It explores how the city's voodoo and Creole traditions have separated New Orleans from the rest of America. more...