The Complete Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe


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In placing before the public this collection of Edgar Poe's poetical works, it is requisite to point out in what respects it differs from, and is superior to, the numerous collections which have preceded it. Until recently, all editions, whether American or English, of Poe's poems have been verbatim reprints of the first posthumous collection, published at New York in 1850.

In 1874 I began drawing attention to the fact that unknown and unreprinted poetry by Edgar Poe was in existence. Most, if not all, of the specimens issued in my articles have since been reprinted by different editors and publishers, but the present is the first occasion on which all the pieces referred to have been garnered into one sheaf. Besides the poems thus alluded to, this volume will be found to contain many additional pieces and extra stanzas, nowhere else published or included in Poe's works. Such verses have been gathered from printed or manuscript sources during a research extending over many years.

In addition to the new poetical matter included in this volume, attention should, also, be solicited on behalf of the notes, which will be found to contain much matter, interesting both from biographical and bibliographical points of view. - Summary by John H. Ingram, the editor

Cast List for Politian (sections 35-39):
Alessandra: Foon
Castiglione: Algy Pug
Di Broglio: Nemo
Lalage: TriciaG
Jacinta: B L Newman
Monk: merendo07
Baldazzar: Phil Schempf
Politian: Adrian Stephens
Narrator & Editor: Larry Wilson

(7 hr 46 min)

Chapters

Preface 2:20 Read by Rachel Mayes
Memoir of Edgar Allan Poe by John H. Ingram, part 1 26:59 Read by merendo07
Memoir of Edgar Allan Poe by John H. Ingram, part 2 25:26 Read by merendo07
Dedication 0:47 Read by Rachel Mayes
Preface by E.A.P. 1:48 Read by Rachel Mayes
The Raven 8:29 Read by bdanzige
The Bells 4:09 Read by rumpledpoetry
Ulalume 4:39 Read by Adrian Stephens
To Helen 4:38 Read by Preety Sidhu
Annabel Lee 3:36 Read by Stefan Von Blon
A Valentine 1:31 Read by Phil Schempf
An Enigma 1:07 Read by Phil Schempf
To My Mother 1:37 Read by Stefan Von Blon
For Annie 5:38 Read by Stefan Von Blon
To F—— 0:55 Read by Mike Overby
To Frances S. Osgood 0:48 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Eldorado 1:01 Read by Larry Wilson
Eulalie 1:07 Read by Preety Sidhu
A Dream within a Dream 1:17 Read by Larry Wilson
Marie Louise (Shew) 1:34 Read by Bruce Kachuk
(2) To Marie Louise (Shew) 2:10 Read by Bruce Kachuk
The City in the Sea 2:56 Read by Nemo
The Sleeper 3:10 Read by Larry Wilson
Bridal Ballad 2:09 Read by Stefan Von Blon
Notes 13:01 Read by TriciaG
Lenore 2:36 Read by Nemo
To One in Paradise 2:05 Read by Nemo
The Coliseum 3:30 Read by Bruce Kachuk
The Haunted Palace 2:12 Read by Larry Wilson
The Conqueror Worm 2:15 Read by Nemo
Silence 1:16 Read by Larry Wilson
Dreamland 3:27 Read by Nemo
To Zante 1:37 Read by Stefan Von Blon
Hymn 0:53 Read by Larry Wilson
Notes 3:27 Read by TriciaG
Scene 1 from Politian 5:33 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Scene 2 from Politian 8:53 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Scene 3 from Politian 7:54 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Scene 4 from Politian 7:32 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Scene 5 from Politian 7:08 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Note 6:25 Read by Slyma12
Poems of Youth, Introduction 18:41 Read by Erin Stone
Sonnet — to Science 1:13 Read by Trevor Flynn
Al Aaraf 28:31 Read by Matthew Bennett
Tamerlane 12:01 Read by George Allen
To Helen 1:28 Read by Stefan Von Blon
The Valley of Unrest 1:32 Read by Betsy Walker
Israfel 2:19 Read by Mike Overby
To —— (''I heed not that my earthly lot'') 0:40 Read by Mike Overby
To —— (''The Bowers whereat, in dreams, I see'') 0:51 Read by Mike Overby
To the River 0:50 Read by Larry Wilson
Song 1:13 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Spirits of the Dead 1:37 Read by Nemo
A Dream 1:03 Read by Nemo
Romance 1:13 Read by Larry Wilson
Fairyland 2:21 Read by Nemo
The Lake 1:31 Read by Nemo
Evening Star 1:04 Read by Larry Wilson
Imitation 0:59 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
''The Happiest Day'' 1:42 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Hymn (translation from the Greek) 1:29 Read by Bruce Kachuk
Dreams 2:27 Read by Bruce Kachuk
''In Youth I have Known One'' 2:24 Read by Larry Wilson
A Pæan 2:10 Read by Nemo
Notes 5:17 Read by Kathleen Moore
Alone 1:26 Read by Kathleen Moore
To Isadore 2:33 Read by Kathleen Moore
The Village Street 3:10 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
The Forest Reverie 1:48 Read by Nemo
Notes 3:29 Read by TriciaG
The Island of the Fay 14:45 Read by Eli Hinze
The Power of Words 10:34 Read by Algy Pug
The Colloquy of Monos and Una 25:56 Read by Algy Pug
The Conversation of Eiros and Charmion 14:49 Read by Algy Pug
Shadow — a Parable 7:08 Read by Anita Sloma-Martinez
Silence — a Fable 9:55 Read by Adrian Stephens
essay - The Poetic Principle 45:04 Read by merendo07
essay - The Philosophy of Composition 28:34 Read by Samari
essay - Old English Poetry 10:43 Read by merendo07