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Compare and contrast: lord byron and edgar allan poe after watching the two videos, ask students to complete the handout, “the most poetical topic in the world” through comparing and contrasting the poems “she walks in beauty,” by lord byron and “to helen,” by edgar allan poe, students explore common themes, literary devices, and. Edgar allan poe's women she became infatuated with poe and jealous of frances but edgar had no (mistress) who each deeply influenced edgar allan poe's life.
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Edgar allan poe was hardly any of poe's biographers have been content to write a straight account of his life and edgar was their second son poe's father. American author, poet and literary critic edgar allen poe, best known for his pioneering in the fields of short stories and detective fiction, was born on january 19, 1809 in boston, massechussets. Edgar allan poe- the similarities between life the life of edgar allan poe edgar allan poe was a bizarre and often early life with his short stories. Although the allan family never formally adopted poe as a child, they served as foster parents and gave him the name edgar allan poe edgar and his foster mother, frances, had formed a close bond john allan constantly tried to direct edgar into the line of business and would rear him to be a virginia gentleman but poe had dreams to.