What is Poe?

  • (noun): United States writer and poet (1809-1849).
    Synonyms: Edgar Allen Poe

Some articles on poe, poes:

La Chute De La Maison Usher (opera) - Composition
... by the stories of Edgar Allan Poe, familiar to French readers through the translations by Charles Baudelaire ... He worked on his first attempt at a Poe-inspired opera, the comedy Le diable dans le beffroi, for several years before finally abandoning it in 1911 or 1912 ... Debussy had begun another opera based on a Poe tale, the darker Fall of the House of Usher ...
Arthur Frederick Ostrander
... an assistant to the scientist and inventor George Poe in the early 20th century ... He toured with Poe from mid-1907 through 1908 while still a child, demonstrating how an artificial respiration device functioned ... His assistance to Poe was instrumental in the successful development of the respiration device, as he performed the fine detail work and metal ...
Poe, Indiana - Geography
... Poe is located at 40°56′09″N 85°05′13″W / 40.93583°N 85.08694°W / 40.93583 -85.08694 ...
Stalchild - Enemy Types - Poe
... Poes are ghost enemies, omens of concentrated hatred toward the world that freely roam graveyards and other haunted locales, as well as the overworld ... In Ocarina of Time and Majora's Mask, defeated Poes can be captured in a bottle and traded for Rupees and other benefits ... It is revealed in The Wind Waker and Four Swords Adventures that Poes are ruled by Jalhalla, a Poe embodied by a skull-like mask ...
Some Words With A Mummy - Analysis - Satire of Egyptmania
... Poe is clearly poking fun at Egyptmania in this story ... this was commonly done at the time, a fact that Poe is ridiculing here ... It is another device that Poe uses to censure the reader ...

Famous quotes containing the word poe:

    Far in the forest, dim and old,
    For her may some tall vault unfold—
    —Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)

    Whist Partner: Great Caesar’s Ghost. A woman! In the Club.
    Phileas Fogg: My dear, I must ask you to leave these precincts at once. No woman has ever set foot in the Club.
    Aouda: Why not?
    Phileas Fogg: Because that could spell the end of the British Empire.
    —James Poe (1921–1980)

    He made no resistance whatever, and was stabbed in the back.... I must not dwell upon the fearful repast.... Words have no power to impress the mind with the exquisite horror of their reality.
    —Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)