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Marginalia

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Hardcover, 235 pages
Published September 1st 1981 by University of Virginia Press (first published 1981)
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Nikos Tsentemeidis
Πολλές από τις κριτικές του Poe δυσκολεύτηκα να τις παρακολουθήσω ή δεν τις κατάλαβα, κυρίως γιατί αναφερόταν σε σύγχρονους του, παντελώς άγνωστους σε μένα τουλάχιστον. Το μόνο σίγουρο είναι ότι θαύμασα την ευρυμάθεια του και την οξύτητα του πνεύματός του.
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“I have great faith in fools - self-confidence my friends will call it.”

Waldo Parra
Jan 20, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
En Marginalia se recopilan las notas que Edgar Alan Poe realizaba en los márgenes de sus libros. Desde crítica literaria hasta conclusiones sobre cuentos, novela y poesía. Resulta llamativa la extensión de algunas "marginalias" que fácilmente podrían ser considerados pequeños ensayos sobre el plagio o el teatro.

La mordacidad de la crítica de Poe, que cuestiona desde los títulos elegidos hasta la gramática de los textos (si, Poe era un nazi gramatical) se extiende hasta incluso cuestionar la inte
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Como dicen las dos estrellas "it was ok".
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The name Poe brings to mind images of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead. His works have been in print since 1827 and include such literary classics as The Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, and The Fall of the House of Usher. This versatile writer’s oeuvre includes short stories, poetry, a novel, a textbook, a book of scientific theory, and hundreds of ...more
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“The true genius shudders at incompleteness — imperfection — and usually prefers silence to saying the something which is not everything that should be said.” 955 likes
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