Edgar Allan Poe: A Memorial Volume (1877), title page and table of contents


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Title page:

 

 

EDGAR ALLAN POE

A Memorial Volume

 

BY

SARA SIGOURNEY RICE.

 

BALTIMORE:
TURNBULL BROTHERS
1877.

 

 



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Table of Contents

CONTENTS.

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PAGE.

 

[Preface and comment on the frontispiece] · · · · · · ·

vii

 

EDGAR ALLAN POE: A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH. · · · · · · ·

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By John H. Ingram.

 

 

 

SOME REMINISCENCES OF EDGAR A. POE AS A SCHOOLBOY. · · · · · ·

37

By Col. J. T. L. Preston.

 

 

 

DEDICATION OF THE MONUMENT. CEREMONIES OF THE OCCASION. · · · · ·

43

The History of the Movement. Address upon the Genius and Literary Character of Poe. Reminiscences of Poe by Hon. John H. B. Latrobe. Remarks by Mr. Neilson Poe. The Monument.

 

 

 

LETTERS FROM POETS AND AUTHORS. · · · · · · ·

65

Facsimiles: — Alfred Tennyson. Algernon C. Swinburne. John G. Whittier. W. C. Bryant. H. W. Longfellow. O. W. Holmes.
 
Richard Hengist Horne. George W. Childs. W[[.]] C. Bryant. S. D. Lewis. Mrs. Margaret J. Preston. John Godfrey Saxe. Mrs. Sarah Helen Whitman. John Neal. John H. Ingram. Thomas Bailey Aldrich: Prof James Wood Davidson. Prof. John Dimitry. G. Herbert Sass (“Barton Grey”).

 

 

 

POETIC TRIBUTES. · · · · · · ·

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Stéphane Mallarmé. Paul H. Hayne. Edgar Fawcett.

 

 

 

ILLUSTRATIONS.

 

PORTRAIT OF POE.


Photographed by D. Bendann from an original daguerreotype taken in 1849 by Whitehurst, Richmond.

 

THE COTTAGE AT FORDHAM.


 

 

 

THE MONUMENT.


 

 

 



Notes:

In addition to the illustrations listed, several of the letters from poets and authors are reproduced as facsimiles.


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