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A Defense of Edgar Allan Poe: Life, Character and Dying Declarations of the Poet. An Official ...

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Published by W. F. Boogher (first published 1885)
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Brad Lucht
Mar 01, 2013 rated it it was ok
This book, or really an extended pamphlet, was originally published in 1885 by the physician that attended the death of Edgar Poe. According to the doctor, Poe was waylayed in Baltimore, drugged, and all his possessions stolen. He was found in a semi-comatose state face down in a gutter, and died about a day later.

It was written as a response to a series of literary volley's questioning Poe's character. Judging from the history I have read, people of letters, as they were once known, took such t
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