Edgar allan poe 2d ed boston: twayne publishers, 1977 a somewhat sketchy study of poe's fiction, poetry, and criticism, but still a good introduction to his work carlson, eric w, ed the recognition of edgar allan poe: selected criticism since 1829 ann arbor: university of michigan press, 1966 a valuable collection of. Edgar allan poe has firmly established himself as one of the most studied 19th- century american writers, a pioneer in the theory of the short story, and a hauntingly lyrical poet whose works a companion to poe studies front cover eric w carlson greenwood publishing group, 1996 - literary criticism - 604 pages. Eric w carlson is the author of recognition of edgar allan poe (350 avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published 1970), the recognition of edgar allan p. 1 all of the criticism i refer to can be found among the following four collections: modem critical views: edgar allan poe, ed by harold bloom (new york, 1985) the purloined poe, ed by john p muller and william j richardson (baltimore 8c london 1988) the recognition ofedgar allan poe, ed by eric w carlson (ann. Edgar allan poe is certainly one of america's greatest and most underrated writers perhaps underrated because he's too easily pigeon-holed as a drug- addled horror writer in fact, he virtually created the modern mystery tale, wrote excellent poetry & many of the images from his horror stories have passed into the. Such contemporary scholars as eric w carlson (“frames of reference for poe's symbolic language,” in critical essays on edgar allan poe [new york: g k hall, 1987], 207–17) and kent ljungquist (“the poet as critic,” in cambridge companion to edgar allan poe, ed kevin j hayes [cambridge.
For that matter, one might occasionally wish for more indication of mcgann's own relation to various scholars and critics who have written provocatively on poe's poetry or his aesthetics: to daniel hoffman, for example, or eric w carlson, burton pollin, g r thompson, benjamin franklin fisher iv, eliza. Selections from the critical writings of edgar allan poe, edited by f c prescott ( new york: holt, 1909) republished, with new preface by j lasley dameron and new introduction by eric w carlson (new york: gordian press, 1981) collected works of edgar allan poe, 3 volumes, edited by thomas ollive mabbott. Howarth, william twentieth century interpretations of poe's tales englewood cliffs, nj: prentice-hall 1971 forclaz, robert psychoanalysis and edgar allan poe: a critique of the bonaparte thesis ed eric w carlson critical essays on edgar allan poe boston: gk hall & co, 1987 187-195 gauld, alan a history of.
Edgar allan poe, for example, used symbolism in most of his poetry and short stories in order to force the reader to see his views on life, religion, love, and death critical essays englewood cliffs: prentice-hall, 1971 carlson, eric w critical essays on edgar allen poe: compiled by eric w carlson. Author(s): william freedman publication details: poe studies/dark romanticism: history theory, interpretation 311 (1998): p23-31 source: poetry criticism ed timothy j sisler 160 yvor winters, edgar allan poe: a crisis in the history of american obscurantism, in maule's curse: seven studies in the history of.
Recognition of edgar allan poe: selected criticism since 1829 ann arbor, mi: university of michigan press 1966 316pp eric w carlson (editor) a companion to poe studies greenwood publishing group 1996 604pp irby b cauthen, jr lasley j dameron edgar allan poe: a bibliography of criticism, 1827-1967. A companion to poe studies 1996 carlson, eric w, ed critical essays on edgar allan poe 1987 thomas, dwight, and david k jackson, eds a poe log: a documentary life of edgar allan poe 1987 selected individual works: ackroyd, peter poe: a life cut short london: chatto & windus, 2007. As one might expect, a fair number of poe's best known modern critics either do not read ligeia as a horror story at all or argue along with carlson that eds, the short fiction of edgar allan poe (indianapolis: bobbs - merrill, 1976), and eric w carlson, poe's vision of man, rp veler, ed, papers on poe ( springfield,.