Text: Hervey Allen, “Index L-Z,” Israfel: The Life and Times of Edgar Allan Poe (1926), volume 2, pp. 916-932


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(Titles of books by Poe are in capitals and small capitals. Titles of stories, poems, etc. by Poe are att in italic. Titles of books, stories, poems, etc. by others are all in italic, the name of the author being given where it does not already occur in the title. The names of newspapers and magazines are in italic with qualifying words in roman.)


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LACEY, DR.: 555.

La Chausee: 306.

Lacroix: 283.

Ladies Companion, the: 883.

Ladies Home Journal, the: 431, 478.

Lady of Lyons by Lord Lytton: 423.

La Fayette, Marquis de: 254, 304, 305, 851; visit of, to Richmond: 119-125, 141, 142, 157.

La Fayette, George Washington: 122.

Lake, The: 204, 667.

Lamb, Charles: 451, 542.

Lamberts, the: 834.

Lament on the Death of My Mother by T. H. Chivers, quoted: 611.

Landor’s Cottage: 590, 710, 734, 763, 800, 805.

Landscape Garden, The: 312, 423, 515, 737; sources of: 132, 133.

Lane, Thomas H.: 567, 666, 667, 688, 703.

Laplace: 733, 776, 777.

Last Days of Edgar Poe by Mrs. Weiss: 549.

Latrobe, J. H, B.: 347, 349, 350.

Laura Matilda school, the: 347.

Lawson, James: 676, 684.

Lay, John O.: 223.

Lay of the Ancient Mariner, The, by Coleridge: 419, 420.

Lea, Mr.: 245, 250, 316, 435, 897.

Lea & Blanchard, publishers: 435, 501, 522; publish Poe’s Tales: 457, 463, 496.

Lea & Carey: see Carey, Lea & Carey.

Leary, William A., bookseller: 580.

Le Branche, E.: 162.

Lee, Isaac: 442, 443.

Lee, Zaccheus: 179.

Legendary, the: 621.

Lehre. Col. Thomas: 884.

Leicester, Earl of: 81.

Leisure Hours in Town by a country parson: 768.

Leitch, Samuel, Jr.: 180.

Leland, C. G.: 637.

Lemonier: 444.

Lenore: 305, 308, 527, 667, 680, 806, 807.

“Le Poer”: 777.

Le Rennét, Henri, alias of Poe: i, 197, 200, 210, 877.

Leslie, Lieutenant: 295.

Leslie, Miss: 364.

Leslie, Mr., Poe’s attack on: 415.

Leslie, E. C. R.: 87.

Lesslie, John: 862.

Letter from France by Sterne: 496.

“Letter to Mr. B,” preface to POEMS: 306.

Letters, Conversation, and Recollections of S. T. Coleridge: reviewed by Poe: 402, 627.

Letters from Under a Bridge by N. P. Willis: 621.

Letters of a British Spy by William Wirt: 244.

Letters to Young Ladies by Mrs. Sigourney: reviewed by Poe: 402.

Lewenhoeck: 173, 174.

Lewis, Professor: 657.

Lewis, Capt. Meriwether, explorer: 151, 463.

Lewis, Sarah Anna (“Estelle”) (Mrs. Sylvanus D.): 677, 762, 836; and Poe: 691, 701, 807; in Literati Papers: 767; Mrs. Clemm visits: 812, 813, 814, 819.

Lewis, Sylvanus D.: 813.

Lewiston Journal Co., the, publishers: xv, 319, 656.

Library of American Books, Wiley & Putnam’s: 659.

Life and Letters of Edgar Allan Poe, by Prof. J. A. Harrison: 103, 116, 148, 149, 157, 219, 407, 458, 535, 551, 602, 631, 632, 700, 746, 791, 803, 825, 829, 830, 838, 842, 844, 885, 894.

Life of Black Hawk by J. B. Patterson: 809.

Life of Edgar Allan Poe, The, by Prof. George E. Woodberry: 8, 24, 63, 90, 99, 100, 113, 126, 136, 148, 171, 198, 201, 214, 225, 267, 275, 325, 338, 345, 362, 395, 450, 458, 459, 464, 519, 529, 530, 539, 541, 564, 592, 594, 597, 602, 615, 622, 631, 634, 637, 638, 649, 700, 735, 749, 752, 803, 815, 833, 840, 841, 842.

Life of Edgar Allan Poe, The, by W. F. Gill: 602, 815, 816.

Life of Poe, The, by T. H. Chivers: 717.

Life of Washington, The, by Justice Marshall: 158, 368, 369.

Life of Washington, The, by D. Ramsay: 884.

Ligeia: 371, 445, 458.

Lincoln, Abner: 48.

Lincoln, Abraham, President U. S.: 476.

Lindsey, Robert M., publisher: 426.

Lines on a Pocket Book by W. H. L. Poe: 142.

Lining, Mr.: 885.

Lionizing: 659.

Lippard, George: 523, 524, 817, 818.

Lippincott Co., J. B., publishers: xv, 164.

Lippincott’s Magazine: 401.

Literary America: see American Parnassus, The.

Literary Examiner and Western Monthly Review, the: 449, 550.

Literary Gazette, the: 718.

Literary History of Philadelphia, The, by E. P. Oberholtzer: 426, 523, 580, 644.

Literary Life of Thingum Bob, Esq., The: 136, 137, 138, 515, 607, 717, 799.

Literary World, the: 776, 837.

Literati of New York, The: 620, 644, 657, 676, 730, 767; published: 686-689.

Little, Brown & Co., publishers: 644.

Little, Stephen C., clerk: 880.

Locke, Mr.: 803.

Locke, Mrs.: 723, 762; quarrels with Poe: 802-804.

Locke, Lieut. Joseph: 230, 282.

Loiterings of Travel by N. P. Willis: 622.

Lomax, Professor: 149.

London Assurance by Boucicault: 647.

London Athenæum, the: 78, 83.

London Foreign Quarterly, the: 615.

London Ladies’ Magazine, the: 130.

Long, Professor: 149, 155, 175.

Long, George: 156, 157.

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth: 276, 277, 416, 424, 433, 466, 483, 502, 827; Poe’s “war” with: xiii, 495, 576, 638, 644, 651, 658, 662, 706; Poe’s reviews of: 477, 507, 531, 628, 635; Poe’s letters to: 491.

Longman & Co., publishers: 497.

Loomis, Prof. Elias: 657.

Lord, Mr.: 648.

Lorillard, Justice: 716.

Lorillards, the: 711.

Loss of Breath: 607, 666.

Lost Pleiad and Other Poems, The, by T. H. Chivers: 611, 650.

“Lothair,” the, ship: 65.

Loud, St. Leon: 833.

Loud, Mrs. St. Leon: Poe edits poems of: 833, 836, 842.

Louisville Chronicle, the: 800.

Louisville Daily Herald, the: 882.

Lounsberry, Professor: 670.

Love’s Martyr by Mrs. Bacon: 326.

Lowell, Amy: 68, 168.

Lowell, James Russell: 402, 416, 426, 433, 434, 466, 495, 502, 511, 530, 532, 584, 636, 637, 806; comments on Poe: 277; corresponds with Poe: 437, 536, 547, 561-563, 572, 579, 594, 609, 614, 615, 616, 624; Poe’s biographical sketch of: 465, 583, 594, 607; Poe sends poems etc. to: 548-550, 575; and Poe: 451; writes biographical sketch of Poe: 594, 608, 614, 623, 634, 740; helps Poe: 628, 662; Poe attacks: 638; visits Poe: 649; Mrs. Clemm writes: 649.

Lowell, Mrs. James Russell: 426.

Lowell, Mass., Poe lectures at: 762, 763, 780.

Lower Byrd’s, John Allan’s estate: 35, 188, 279, 859, 860.

Lowndes, Hon. William: 884.

Lucretius: 736.

Lucretius by Tennyson: 736.

Ludwig Article, The, Griswold’s obituary of Poe: 537.

Lummis, Mr. (Mrs. Ellet’s brother): 779, 784, 795; challenges Poe: 703, 704, 705.

Lyle, Capt. John: 121, 122, 123, 124.

Lynch, Anna C. (Mrs. Botta): 676, 702; salon of: 677-680, 745, 761; corresponds with Poe: 717, 720, 721, 762.

Lytton, Lord: 423, 621.


MABBOTT, DR. THOMAS OLLIVE: xiii, xv, 129, 207, 245, 303, 320, 450, 455, 721, 874, 898, 899.

Macaulay, Thomas B.: 129, 277, 391, 507, 508, 522, 651.

McBride, Jane (Mrs. David Poe), great-grandmother of Poe: 851.

McCaul, Mrs. F.: 35.

McCaul, John: 35.

McCrery, tailor: 232.

“Macedonian,” U. S. S.: 143.

McFarland, William: 379, 397.

MacFarlane, Mr.: 782.

McGrouder, Mr.: 35.

MacJilton, Mr.: 353.

Mackenzie, Mrs., of Forest Hill: 89.

Mackenzie, Sir A.: 463.

Mackenzie, Jane, schoolmistress: 102, 103, 823.

Mackenzie, John (Jack): 20; and Poe: 93, 96, 97, 103, 339, 376, 377, 765, 766, 770; describes John Allan: 104; recollections of: 113, 118.

Mackenzie, Mary: 20, 23, 769.

Mackenzie, Dr. “Tom”: 769, 839.

Mackenzie, William: 25, 45, 874.

Mackenzie, Mrs. William, foster-mother of Rosalie Poe: 66, 389, 826; meets Rosalie Poe: 20; and Rosalie Poe: 23, 24, 102, 103, 143, 874; and Virginia Poe: 387; and Poe: 768-770, 803, 839.

Mackenzies, the, foster-parents of Rosalie Poe: 4, 14, 21, 39, 46, 89, 93, 103, 143, 233, 262, 337-339, 376, 377, 387, 392, 699, 766, 768, 769, 819, 821, 828, 839, 853.

McIntosh, Maria: 762, 772, 773.

McLean, Judge: 886.

McMichael, Miss: 472.

M’Michael, Louis: 431.

Macombs, the: 716.

Madison House, the, Norfolk: 836.

Madisonian, the: 648.

Maelzel’s Chess Player: 403.

Magic Staff, The, by A. J, Davis: 758.

Magruder, Allan B.: 275.

Male, James: 883.

Manly, Dr.: 676.

Man of the Crowd, The: 478, 482, 515, 659.

Manor House Academy, Stoke Newington: Poe attends: 77-85.

Mansion House, the, Philadelphia: 316.

Man that was Used Up, The: 210, 453, 575.

Manual of Conchology by Prof. Wyatt: 442.

MS. Found in a Bottle, awarded prize: 348, 349.

Marginalia: 403, 616, 627, 685, 740, 800, 829.

“Maria,” the, sloop: 6.

Marryat, Captain: 419, 436, 500.

Marshall, Chief Justice John: 53, 54, 123, 144, 368, 369, 412.

Martin, Henry: 788.

Mary Had a Little Lamb by Mrs. Hale: 431.

Maryland Historical Association, the: xiv, xv, 843.

Marx, Joseph: 144.

Mason, Edgar: 162.

Masque of the Red Death, The: 517, 531.

Massachusetts Mercury, the: 5.

Massachusetts Spy, the: 882.

Masury & Hartshorn, photographers: 782.

Matchett & Woods, printers: 258.

Mathew Carey, A Study in American Literature by Doctor Bradsher: 498, 522.

Mathews, Mr.: 157, 685.

Maybery, Colonel: 6.

Mayo, Miss: 338.

Mayo, Mr.: 862.

Mayo, John: 268.

Mayo, Louise Allan: 239.

Mayo, Mrs.: 392.

Meade, Mr.: 890, 891.

Meade, D,: 32.

Meade, John E.: 32.

Melanie by N. P. Willis: 620.

Mellonta Tauta: 806; quoted: 513, 514, 814, 815.

Melville, Herman: 420.

Memorial Church, the, Richmond: 53, 95, 123.

Memoirs of C. G. Leland: 637.

Merchant’s Magazine, the: 725, 740.

Merlin by W. H. L. Poe: 207.

Merlin by L. A. Wilmer: 209, 824, 878.

Mesmeric Revelation: 594, 607, 616, 659, 674.

Metamora, or the Last of the Wampanoags by Stone: 645.

Metropolitan Magazine, the: 800.

Metzengerstein: 326, 402.

Michelangelo: 453.

Middleton, Henry, American consul: 199, 261, 262.

Middleton [[Widdleton]], W. J., publisher: 163.

Miller, Mr.: 863.

Miller, Drummond Emmanuel: 162.

Miller, Mrs. Elizabeth, John Allan’s sister: 41, 63, 68, 358, 863, 865-868.

Miller, Dr. James A.: 347, 349, 351, 382.

Miller, John: 499.

Miller, John L.: 693.

Miller, Mrs. John L.: 694.

Miller, P. G., clerk: 859

Miller, Sarah, quoted: 694, 696.

Millott’s Elements of Ancient and Modern History: 882.

Mills Nursery Company: 189, 190.

Milton, John: 129, 259, 306, 428, 578.

Minerva and Emerald, the: 262, 352.

Miner, Garrett: 120.

Minor, B. B., editor: 652.

Minor Contemporaries: 262.

Minors, the: 151.

Miscellany by Washington Irving: 501.

Mitchell, Charles: 887.

Mitchell, Dr. John Kearsley: 520, 537, 539, 540.

Mitchell, S. A.: 514.

Mitchie, William: 156.

Moby Dick by Melville: 420.

Modern Petrarch, A (A Story of Alexander’s Stream) by H. W. Shoemaker: 454.

Mohamet by Washington Irving: 501.

Monicure, Robinson & Pleasants: 64.

Montgomery, Reverend Robert: 508.

Monticello, estate of Thomas Jefferson: 147, 151.

Monumental Episcopal Church, the, Richmond: 19, 746.

Moore, Bishop: 54, 93, 680.

Moore, Channing: 104.

Moore, Thomas: 129, 130, 172, 213, 259, 476, 477, 499, 507, 621, 831.

Moran, Dr. J. J., attends Poe at death: 845; writes Mrs. Clemm: 895; lectures about Poe’s death: 895, 896.

Moran, Mary O. (Mrs. J. J.): 845, 846.

Morella: 342, 390, 453, 458.

Morgan, Lady: 499.

Morgan Legion, the: see Richmond Junior Volunteers, the.

Morrell: 419.

Morris, Mr.: 333, 334.

Morris, George P., editor: 424, 621, 622, 678, 761; at Virginia Poe’s funeral: 728.

Morrisons, the, boarding-house of: 582.

Morning on the Wissahiccon: 504-506.

Mosses from an Old Manse by Hawthorne: 721.

Mott, Lucretia: 649.

Mott, Dr. Valentine: 416, 690, 730.

Mowatt, Mrs. Anna Cora: 644-646.

Moxon, publisher: 529.

Moyamensing Prison, Poe in: 817.

Mumford, Lewis: 599.

Munsey, Frank A.: 478.

Munsey’s Magazine: 511, 573.

Murders in the Rue Morgue, The: 74, 403, 496, 508, 575, 659; quoted: 509; discussed: 515, 567.

Murdock, James E., actor, recites The Raven: 639, 640, 644.

Murray, John, publisher: 85, 86.

Murray, Lindley: 65.

Murray’s Reader: 65, 627.

Murray’s Speller: 65.

Mutiny of the Bounty, The, Poe reads: 419, 434.

Myers, Ewart, & Company: 65.

Myers, Moses, & Sons: 65.

Mystery of Edwin Drood, The: 500.

Mystery of Marie Rogêt, The: 508, 659; sources of: 510.

Mystification: 666.


Nacoochie by T. H. Chivers: 526.

Napoleon: 310, 602, 605, 798.

Napoleon III: 487, 624.

Narcissa by Young: 680.

NARRATIVE OF A. GORDON PYM, THE: 395, 408, 411, 417, 418, 434, 449, 463, 567; sources of 57, 91, 95, 402; published: 419-421, 522, 596; reviewed: 450, 472; Poe recalls scenes from in last agony: 846, 847.

Narrative of Four Voyages to the South Seas and the Pacific, Poe reads: 419.

Nason, Dr. Lowell, publisher: 431.

Nassau Hall, Princeton: 314.

National Calendar, the: 230.

Natural History by Lemonier: 444.

Nature Displayed by Dufief: 158, 173.

Neal, John: 306, 592, 743, 796; and Poe: 250, 251, 259, 897; first notices Poe: 256-258; corresponds with Poe: 260, 897, 898; Mrs. Whitman’s comments on: 757, 758; and Pinkney: 771; Mrs. Clemm’s letter to: 894.

Nelson, Dr.: 91.

Nelson, Thomas: 358, 867, 869.

Newark Courier, the: 571.

New Englander, the: 404.

New Letters about Poe: 783.

Newman, Mary: 331, 332.

New Mirror, the: 620, 622.

New National Theatre, the, Philadelphia: 482.

New Orleans Times Democrat, the: 150, 171.

Newton: 733.

New York, N. Y.: Poe in: 301-310, 408-424, 582-765; in 1846: 680, 681.

New York Commercial Advertiser, the: 406.

New York Directory, the: 613.

New York Evening Star, the: 884.

New York Harbor in June, 1844: 597.

New York Herald, the: 458, 836, 842.

New York Historical Society, the: 643; Poe lectures before: 635.

New York Mail and Express, the: 602, 605, 723, 714, 884.

New York Mirror, the: 540, 609, 614, 617, 621, 795; satirizes Poe: 405; English’s reply to Poe in: 703-707; Poe sues for libel: 708, 709.

New York Public Library, the: xiv, 659; Bulletin of: 721.

New York Review, the: 410, 412, 421.

New York State Archives, the: 710.

New York Sun, the: 287, 304, 621, 710; Poe’s Balloon Hoax in: 587, 588.

New York Times, the: 579, 884, 898.

New York Times Book Review, the: 898.

New York Tribune, the: 636, 684.

New York University: 650.

New York Whig-Review, the: 658.

Nichol, Dr.: 733.

Nichols, Mrs. Mary Gove: 684, 701, 710, 721, 726; quoted: 712-715, 722, 723.

Nicholas I, Tsar of the Russias: 304.

Nineteenth Century, the: 815.

Nineteenth Richmond Regiment, the: 121.

Noah, Maj. M, M.: 884.

Noah’s New York Sunday Times: 577.

Norfolk, Va.: Rosalie Poe born in: 4, 14.

Norfolk Academy: Poe lectures before: 836.

Norfolk American Beacon, the: 836.

Norfolk Herald, the: 3, 15, 201.

Norman Leslie by T. S. Fay: criticized by Poe: 404.

Norris [[Morris]], George P.: 483.

“North, Christopher”: 277.

North American, the: 733.

North American Quarterly Magazine of Baltimore, the: 441.

North American Quarterly, the: 428.

North American Review the: 202, 466, 469, 496, 687.

Northern Traveler, The, reference: 272, 299, 315.

Norval, acted by Joseph Burke: 423.

Nutt, Conway: 156.


OBERHOLTZER, E. P.: 426, 523, 580, 644.

O’Bierne, Gen. James R.: 602, 605.

Oblong Box, The: 210, 222, 589, 590, 594, 666.

O’Cataract, Jehu: nom de plume of John Neal, q. v.

Odeon, the: 662.

Ode on a Grecian Flute by R. H. Stoddard: 653, 654.

Ode on a Grecian Urn by Major Richardson: 652.

Of the Fragment of Kubla Khan by Coleridge: 613.

Okie, Dr. A. H,: 783

Old Swan Tavern, the, Richmond: 820, 821, 828, 839, 845.

Olive Branch, The, a textbook: 65.

Olney, Christopher: 883.

Olney, Nathaniel: 883.

1002 Tale, The: 634.

Opal, the: 430, 504.

Oquawka Spectator, the: 808, 809.

Orion, by R. H. Home: reviewed by Poe: 578.

Osgood, Mrs. Frances Sargent (Locke): 676, 750, 778, 784, 791, 793, 802, 803, 825; and Griswold: 637, 643, 682; and Poe: 642, 643, 644, 647, 649, 655, 660, 661, 681, 682, 684, 690, 691, 693, 700, 702, 705, 723, 762, 786; described: 644, 678, 680, 792; comments on Poe: 656, 657; Poe’s valentine to: 806; Poe’s review of: 829, 635, 685.

Osgood, Samuel S., artist: 643, 649.

Ossoli, Countess: see Fuller, Margaret.

Otis, Dunlop & Co.: 861.

Our Young Folks (magazine): 487.

“Outis”: Poe’s controversy with: 648, 662.

Outlook, the: 303.

“Outram,” the, ship: 5.

Owens, William: 489, 534.

Owl, The, by H. B. Hirst: 525.


PABODIE, W. J.: 783, 788-790.

Pæan, The [[A]], quoted: 289.

Pamela by Richardson: 428.

Paradis Artificiels Opium et Hashchîsch, Les, by Charles Baudelaire: 515.

Parker, Mrs., Poe’s landlady: 426.

Parkinson: 443.

Park Theatre, the, New York: 12, 644, 646.

Pascal, Mr.: 860.

Patterson, Edward Horton [[Howard]] Norton: and the Stylus: 549, 765, 808-812, 815, 820, 825, 828.

Patterson, J. B.: 809.

Patterson, Louisa Gabriella: see Allan, Louisa Gabriella.

Paul, Howard: 511, 573.

Paulding, John K.: 394, 395, 410, 415, 416, 421.

Payne, John Howard, actor: 12, 423.

Peak, The, by Cooper: 315.

Peal, Mr.: 454.

Pease, Peter Pindar: 303.

Pedder, James, editor: 422, 424, 425, 440, 442.

Pedlar’s Mills, Charles Ellis’ estate: 35.

Penn, the, proposed magazine of Poe: 434, 437, 461, 464, 470, 474, 477, 479, 480, 481, 483, 484, 485, 491, 531, 549, 550, 897; prospectus of: 467, 468, 469, 551, 552; see also: Stylus, the.

Penn, William: 435.

Pennance of Roland, The, by H. B. Hirst: 526, 527.

Pennsylvania Freeman, the: 430, 649.

Pennsylvania Historical Society, the: xiv, 426.

Percy, Earl: 81.

Perley, Thaddeus, name assumed by Poe: 626.

Perry, Edgar A., alias of Poe: 205, 210, 225, 229, 231, 237, 238, 240.

Petersburg Constellation, the: 398.

Peterson, Charles J., editor: 430, 486, 489, 537; quarrel of, with Poe: 530; helps Poe: 532, 738, 818; Griswold’s anonymous letters about: 563, 564, 568.

Peterson, George Thomas, editor: 430, 486, 489, 537.

Peterson, Theophilus Beasely, editor: 430, 486, 489, 537.

Peter the Great, Tsar of the Russias: 169.

Petticolas, Arthur: 830.

Phelps, Mrs.: 571.

Philadelphia, Pa.: Poe in: 315, 316, 425-581, 627; at the time of Poe: 426-430; Sartain incident in: 815-818.

Philadelphia Bulletin, the: 829.

Philadelphia Casket, the: 267, 278, 316.

Philadelphia Democratic Review, the: 627, 658, 660.

Philadelphia Gazette, the: 406.

Philadelphia Ledger, the: 485.

Philadelphia Magazines and their Contributors, The, by Prof. A. H. Smyth: 426.

Philadelphia Saturday Chronicle, the: 469.

Philadelphia Saturday Courier, the: 331, 527; Poe in: 326, 329, 330, 344.

Philadelphia Saturday Museum, the: 550, 551, 552, 563.

Philadelphia Steam Boat Line, the: 313.

Phillips, Mrs., milliner and landlady of Poe’s mother: 3, 4, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 24, 25.

Phillips & Samson, publishers: 455.

Philosophy of Composition, The: 612, 685, 745.

Philosophy of Furniture, The: 446, 447, 513, 746.

Pike, General, claims part of The Raven: 612.

Pinakidia: 403, 627.

Pinckney, Gov. Charles: 884.

Pinkney, Edward Coote: 129, 259, 771, 772.

Pioneer, the, Lowell’s magazine: 547, 548, 549, 561.

Pirate, The, by W. H. L. Poe: 207, 824, 878.

Pittsburgh Literary Examiner, the: Poe in: 622.

Placide, Mr., actor-manager of Mrs. David Poe: 3, 9, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25, 43, 222.

Plato: 797.

Pleadwell, Captain F. L.: 207.

Pleasants, Mr., editor: 767.

Pleasants, Hugh: 162.

Pleasants, James, Governor of Virginia: 32, 120, 122, 124.

Pleasants, Phill: 862.

Pliny: 749

Poe, Alexander, great-great uncle of E. A. P.: 851.

Poe, Miss: 541.

Poe, Miss A. F.: 829.

Poe and His Critics: see Was Poe Immoral.

Poe and John Neal by E. B. Hill: 898.

Poe and the Raven by Gen. James R. O’Bierne: 602.

Poe, Anna, great-great aunt of E. A. P.: 851.

Poe Cottage at Fordham, The, by R. G. Bolton: 710.

Poe, David, great-great-grandfather of E. A. P.: 851.

Poe, David, great-grandfather of E. A. P.: 851.

Poe, “General” David, grandfather of E. A. P.: 325, 851, 852; wishes to adopt E. A. P.: 45, 47; La Fayette’s tribute to: 123, 157; services of: 123, 228, 241, 244; adopts W. H. L, Poe: 4, 874, 876.

Poe, Mrs. (“General”) David (Elizabeth Cairnes), grandmother of E. A. P.: 242, 294, 322, 342, 386, 851, 852; lives with Mrs. Clemm: 251-254, 318, 325, 326, 876, 879; dies: 368, 373.

Poe, David, father of E. A. P.: 24, 84, 141, 201, 325, 852; as an actor: 8, 12, 39, 874; parts played by: 8, 9; marries Elizabeth Arnold-Hopkins: 10, “disappearance” of: 12-14, 855, 874; law student: 7, 321, 876, 878.

Poe, Mrs. David (Elizabeth Arnold), mother of E. A. P.: 143, 222, 752, 852; joins Richmond Players (q. v.) in Richmond: 3, 17; poverty of: 3; birth of: 4, 11; stage début of: 5; as an actress: 6, 7, 8, 874; parts played by: 6, 10, 11, 12; marries C. D. Hopkins: 8, 853; marries David Poe: 10, 855; bears Edgar Allan and William Henry Leonard, 11, 874; benefit for: 12, 23; unfortunate correspondence of: 13; sickness of: 13, 14, 16-23; bears Rosalie: 14, 874; scandal about: 14, 15, 39, 125, 141, 394, 323; death of: 23, 24, 25, 853; miniature of: 24, 727.

Poe, Edgar Allan: References to central character will be found under association with other persons, events, or places.

Poe, Eliza: see Herring, Mrs. Henry.

Poe-Eveleth Letters by Prof. J. S. Wilson: 721, 731, 741.

Poe, George: 256, 341, 665.

Poe, George, of Mobile: E. A. P’s appeal to, for Mrs. Clemm: 393, 394.

Poe in Philadelphia by Alexander Harvey: 489, 524.

Poe, John: 7.

Poe Memorial Association, the: 710.

Poe, Mosher, cousin of E. A. P.: 247, 204.

Poe, Neilson, Poe’s cousin: 256, 321, 326, 345, 665, 845; opposes Poe’s marriage to Virginia: 324, 362, 380, 384, 396.

Poe, R.: 393

Poe, Rosalie (Rose): 22, 46, 54, 66, 89, 93, 96, 142, 233, 262, 337, 392, 701, 717, 766, 819, 839, 840; arrival of in Richmond: 3, 4; birth of: 4, 14, 852, 853; adopted by Mackenzies: 23, 24, 25, 45, 47, 97; described: 102, 103, 339; lack of development of: 103, 143, 387, 699, 823; legitimacy of, questioned: 125, 141, 142, 294, 323, 875; quoted: 371, 592; visits at Fordham: 699, 700, 727.

Poe, Sarah, great-great-grandmother of E. A. P.: 851.

Poe, Virginia Maria (Clemm) (Mrs. Edgar Allan): 251-254, 266, 317, 319, 322, 325, 326, 343, 367, 374, 379, 386, 392, 399-401, 408, 410, 411, 415, 418, 422, 424, 440, 450, 461, 462, 474, 475, 479, 480, 503, 504, 509, 533, 537, 544, 556, 557, 574, 575, 577, 580-586, 589, 597, 602, 643, 648, 649, 730, 731, 733, 734, 738, 739, 745, 746, 752, 753, 769, 786, 788, 802, 816, 817, 818, 837, 878, 879; death of: 199, 726-729; marries Poe: 324, 361, 384, 385, 880, 881; carries notes: 331-333, 335, 365; described: 336, 387-389, 445; Poe’s feeling for: 354, 362, 446, 488, 570-572, 793; marriage of, to Poe, opposed: 380, 383; second marriage of, to Poe: 395-398; sickness of: 477, 529, 530, 532, 535, 538-540, 563, 614, 642, 655, 661, 666, 667, 682, 684, 691; and Mrs. Graham: 487, 488; collapse of: 510-521; at Bloomingdale: 604-624, 689, 690; Mrs. Osgood’s comments on: 656, 657; last public appearance of: 681; at Turtle Bay: 692-696; at Fordham: 696-702, 709, 712-729; Poe’s letter to: 699, 700.

Poe, Virginia, friend of Mrs. Shelton: 837.

Poe, William, of Augusta: 393; E. A. P.’s appeal to, for Mrs. Clemm: 381

Poe, William, of Baltimore: 477, 565, 651.

Poe, William Henry Leonard: ix, x, xiii, 270, 294, 324, 386, 475, 852, 853; adopted by “General” Poe: 4, 11, 13, 45, 874, 876; John Allan’s letter to: 14, 28, 123, 125, 126, 141, 142, 323, 875; as an author: 24, 142, 207, 403, 824; and Poe: 116, 142, 319, 320; a midshipman: 143, 209; lives with Mrs. Clemm: 251, 255, 266, 318; sickness of: 304, 320, 387; death of: 321, 322, 879; Poe endorses note of: 327; sketch of: 874-879.

Poe’s Brother, The Poetry of William Henry Leonard Poe by Allen and Mabbot [[Mabbott]]: xiii, 24, 207, 733, 824, 874.

Poe’s Collected Works: 525, 838; Griswold steals copyright of, from, Mrs. Clemm: 894.

POEMS: 302; published: 305; dedication of: 305

Poems by Edgar Allan Poe with an Original Memoir by R. H. Stoddard: 101, 163, 187, 685.

Poems by Mr. Lord: 648.

Poems by O. W. Holmes: 725.

Poems of Sarah Helen Whitman, The: 761.

Poems by Two Brothers, Tennyson: 202.

Poems in Youth: 667.

Poems, Sacred, Passionate, and Humorous, The, by N. P. Willis: 620.

Poems of Poe by Prof. Campbell: 202.

Poe’s Criticism of Hawthorne: 721.

Poe’s Gold Bug from the Standpoint of an Entomologist by Prof. A. Smyth, Jr.: 216.

Poe’s Helen by Miss Ticknor: 756, 783.

Poe’s Mary by A. Van Clef: 332, 532.

Poe’s Philadelphia Homes by E. P. Oberholtzer: 426.

Poetic Principle, The: 307, 745, 763, 815, 826, 836, 838.

Poets and Poetry of America, Anthology, by Griswold: 495.

Pogue, misprint for Poe: 545.

Poland, rebellion of: 304.

Polk, James K., President U. S.: 625, 670, 814.

Politian: 342, 344, 390, 402, 706; reviewed: 898, 899; sources of: 898, 899.

Police’s: 858.

Poore, Mr.: 861.

Poore, Mrs., Poe’s landlady: 377, 378, 379, 383, 386.

Pope, Alexander: 99, 670.

Porter, Dr., editor: 622.

Porter, Miss: 499.

Potiaux, Catherine Elizabeth, Poe’s first sweetheart: 52, 65, 71, 73, 767, 834.

Portland, Me.: Elizabeth Arnold’s stage début in: 5

Post, Mr., editor: 804.

Poulson’s Philadelphia American Daily Advertiser: 748.

Power, Anna: 756, 788.

Power, Nicholas: 756.

Power, Mrs. Nicholas: 756, 788, 790.

Power, Susan Anna: see Power, Anna.

Powers, Hiram, sculptor: 885.

Powhatan by Seba Smith, reviewed by Poe: 507, 679.

P. P. & Johnston: 858.

Premature Burial, The: 517, 594; quoted: 607, 608.

Press, the, Philadelphia: 489, 514.

Preston, Col. (Hon.) James P.: 242, 243.

Prince, Mr.: 423.

Prince’s Linnæan Garden: 423.

Prometheus by Lowell: 562.

PROSE ROMANCES OF EDGAR A. POE, published: 575.

Prose Writers of America by Griswold: 636.

Prothero, Rowland E.: 86.

Pumfrey & Fitzwhylsown, stationers: 142.

Pundit: 514.

Purloined Letter, The: 594, 659.

Putnam, George P., publisher: publishes Eureka: 743, 744, 765.

Putnam’s Sons, G. P., publishers: 529.


“QUARLES,” nom de plume of Poe: xiii, 632, 897.

Queen Mab by Shelley: 259.

Quentin Durward: 499.

Quesnay, M., the Academy of: 19.


RABELAIS: 691.

Ragland, Dudley: 858.

Ramsay, Arch: 69, 675, 717.

Ramsay, David, historian: 884, 885.

Rancocus, The, by Cooper: 315.

Randolph, Mr.: 91.

Randolph, David Meade: 127.

Randolph, John: 887.

Randolph, William: 91.

Rationale of Verse, The: 575, 767.

Raven, The: 487, 515, 575, 590, 623, 624, 637, 644, 649, 658, 667, 676, 679, 689, 739, 747, 807, 825, 830, 834; read by Poe: 282, 577, 597, 609, 662, 663, 682, 766, 769, 823, 826, 837, 835; sources of: 511, 529, 605, 606, 608; claimed by others: 524, 612; quoted: 540; rejected by Graham’s: 574, 639; discussed: 610-614; published: 619, 631-636, 638, 652; recited by Murdock: 639, 640; Mrs. Whitman reads verses to: 745, 761.

RAVEN, THE, AND OTHER POEMS: 218, 219, 659; published: 667, 743.

Rawle, Francis: xiv, 426.

Rawlings, Dr. George, treats Poe: 820.

Read, Cadet: 269.

Recollections of a Busy Life by Horace Greeley: 664.

Red Hill, Charles Ellis’ estate: 35, 44.

Reeside, Mr. (“The Admiral”), mail contractor: 437.

Reid, Captain Mayne: 441, 487, 534, 537, 564.

Reminiscences of Poe by T. D. English: 564.

Reminiscences (of Poe) by Gabriel Harrison: 579.

Reynolds, Mr.: 67.

Reynolds, J. N.: 419, 846; Poe calls for, when dying: 847.

Rhett, Colonel: 214.

Rice, Rev. John H.: 862.

Richard, Mr. and Mrs.: 44, 89.

Richardson, Major: 652.

Richardson, Reverend: 47.

Richardson, Mrs. C. E., tavern of: 96, 187, 196.

Richardson, William, schoolmaster: 42, 43, 57, 58.

Richelieu: 688.

Richmond, Mr.: 802, 833.

Richmond, Mrs. Annie: 894; and Poe: 730, 760, 793, 794, 796, 797, 802, 846; Poe loves: 752, 765, 775, 780, 781, 786-792, 833, 811; Poe meets: 763, 764; corresponds with Poe: 798, 799, 803-805, 807, 808; Mrs. Clemm’s letters to: 804, 819; Sarah (Caddy), writer of: 780, 786, 787, 802.

Richmond, Va., in 1820: 94-96; Poe’s affection for: 288, 305; Poe in: 375-384, 386-409, 765-773, 810-840.

Richmond Courier and Daily Compiler, the: 406, 856.

Richmond Enquirer, the: 22, 831, 855.

Richmond Examiner, the: 770, 771, 833; review of Poe’s lecture in: 826; and Poe: 830, 831.

Richmond, Its People and Its Story by Mary Newton Stanard: 122.

Richmond Junior Volunteers: 122-124, 157, 205; organized: 121; Poe elected Lieutenant of: 121.

Richmond News, the: 239.

Richmond Patriot, the: 855.

Richmond Players, Mr. Placide’s Company of: 3.

Richmond Standard, the: 181, 239.

Richmond Theatre, the, Richmond: 19, 53; burning of: 43, 237.

Richmond, University of: 97.

Richmond Whig, the: 231, 355, 767, 827, 829, 856.

Ricketts, Mr., schoolmaster: 57, 420.

Riebsam, W. D.: 551.

Roberts: 510.

Robertson: 158.

Robertson, Dr.: 72

Robinson Crusoe by Defoe: 95.

Robinson, J., clerk: 864, 869.

Robinson, Dr. William M.: 398.

Rochefoucault: 306.

Rogers, Mary Cecilia, the murder of: 510.

Rolf, Jane: 891.

Rolin: 158.

Rollins, Conductor George: 842.

Romance: 667; quoted; 668.

Romance of the American Stage, The, by M. C. Crawford: 644.

Roosevelt, Theodore, President U. S.: 546.

Rosenbach, Mr.: 470, 471, 574.

Ross, Mr.: 269.

Rousseau: 119.

Roussel, Eugene: 488.

Royster, Sarah Elmira (Myra) (Mrs. Shelton): Poe’s sweetheart: 203, 254, 263, 306, 373, 383, 401, 578, 770, 795, 803, 812, 821, 841, 846; described: 133; and Poe: 134, 135, 143, 144, 172, 173, 175, 180, 207, 259, 308, 445, 747, 752, 875, 878; engagement of, to Poe: 145, 877; Poe’s letters kept from: 154, 166, 877; engagement of, to Poe broken: 166, 167, 181, 184, 186; married: 234, 367; story by, in the Bijou: 368; “Sylvio’s” poem to: 377, 378; sees Poe at party: 379, 380; Poe’s drawing of: 434; second engagement of, to Poe: 730, 765, 808, 832-840; again sees Poe: 767; Poe woos: 768, 773, 822-827; writes Mrs. Clemm: 837, 838, 840; memory of, of Poe: 895.

Roysters, the, parents of Elmira: 134, 380; loan money to John Allan: 133; oppose Poe’s engagement to Elmira: 135, 184, 185; intercept Poe’s letters to Elmira: 166, 877; lie to Poe: 233, 234.

Rudolph, J. W.: 834.

Rufus Dawes, A Retrospective Criticism: 547.

Russell’s Magazine: 466.

Rutgers Institute: 657.

Rutgers Street Church, the: 657.

Rutherford, Col. Thomas: i, 132.


SAILOR, JOSEPH, editor: 565, 566.

St. Francis: 327.

St. George’s Church, London: 4.

St. George’s Parish, London: 852.

St. James’ Church, Richmond: 93.

St. John (the Bible): 846.

St. John, Roman Catholic College of: 711, 716.

St. John’s Church, New York: 415, 418, 422.

St. John’s Episcopal Church, Richmond: 25, 43, 47, 53, 752, 853.

St. John’s College, Cambridge: 83, 452, 480.

St. Paulinus, Bishop of Nola: 748.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Baltimore: 317, 325, 384, 880, 881.

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, New York: 410, 422.

Sadler, Mr.: 840.

Sadler’s Restaurant: 840, 841.

Saltmarsh, A.: 75.

Sanders & Ortley, publishers: 395.

Sanxey, Mr.: 834.

Sanxey’s Book Store, Richmond: 261, 392, 834.

Saratoga incident, the: 539, 540, 564, 579, 647.

Sargent, Epes: 646.

Sartain, John, engraver: 487, 530, 534, 537; reminiscences of: 441, 489, 490, 524; and Poe: 527; Poe begs, for laudanum: 592, 806; cares for Poe: 815-818.

Sartain’s Union Magazine: 487, 804, 815; The Bells in: 747.

Sartor Resartus by Carlyle: 406.

Saturday Evening Chronicle, the: Poe in: 444.

Saturday Evening Post, the: 267, 326, 430, 478, 482, 484, 566, 731.

Saunders, Colonel: 35.

Saunders, Mr., librarian: 649, 650.

Saunders, S.: 858.

Saville, Charles O., clerk: 358, 859, 864, 869.

Scenes from Politian: 667.

School for Scandal, The, by Sheridan: 646.

Schwabe, astronomer: 514.

Scott, Mr.: 886.

Scott, McLurin: 40.

Scott, Sir Walter: 69, 129, 130, 435, 464, 499, 500, 883.

Scott, Gen. Winfield: 96, 265, 279, 392, 730.

Scribner’s Magazine: 832.

Scribner’s Monthly: 549, 597.

Scribner’s Sons, Charles, publishers: xv, 756.

Scripture Sketches by N. P. Willis: 680.

Seawell, William: 162.

Sedgwick, Catherine: 679, 761.

Selden, William: 156.

Sentinel and Witness, the: 611.

Seven Mountains, The, by H. W. Shoemaker: 454.

Sewanee Review, the: 216.

Shakespeare, William: 306, 377, 428, 891.

Shapley, R. E.: 735.

Sharp, Col. Solomon P.: 899.

Shea, John Augustus: 282, 635, 648; and The Raven: 628, 631, 632, 633.

Shea, Judge George: 282, 631, 632; quoted: 635, 636.

Shelley, Percy Bysshe: 85, 101, 129, 172, 277, 562, 746, 798.

Shelton, A. Barrett: 166, 184, 185, 186, 234, 825, 877.

Shelton, Mrs. A. Barrett: see Royster, Sarah Elmira.

Shephard, B. J.: 858.

Shepherd & Pollard: 861.

Sheridan, Richard Brinsley: 558.

Sherley, Douglas: 171.

Shesburne, Miss: 566.

Shew, Mrs. Mary Louise: 710, 725, 738, 764, 793, 794; and Poe: 54, 416, 690, 696, 723, 724, 747-752, 762, 777; quoted: 199; at Virginia Poe’s deathbed: 726-729; corresponds with Poe: 726, 807; helps Poe: 730, 731, 743, 760, 805, 808; Poe’s love for: 736, 739, 746; described: 744.

Shoemaker, H. W.: 454.

Short & Co., publishers: 675.

Sigourney, Mrs.: 402, 635.

Silence — a Fable: 417, 667.

Simmons, Mrs. Samuel F.: 342.

Simms, William Gilmore: 407, 501, 502, 674, 685; letter of, to Poe: 718-720.

Simpson, Mr., manager of the Park Theatre: 646.

Sinless Child, The, by Mrs. Smith: 701.

Siope: see Silence — a Fable.

Sixpenny Magazine, the: 710, 715.

Slaughter, Philip: 156.

Sleeper, The: 220, 305, 308, 402, 667; quoted: 289.

Smerdon, Henry: 883.

Smith, Mr., Collector of the Port: 543, 545, 546, 556.

Smith, Mrs. (Miss Herring), Poe’s cousin: 726, 727.

Smith, A. C., paints portrait of Poe: 594.

Smith, Arthur: 160.

Smith, Prof. C. Alphonso: 210.

Smith, Elizabeth: see Arnold, Mrs. Henry.

Smith, Elizabeth Oakes (Mrs. Seba): 644, 645, 649, 676, 678, 685, 744; comments on Poe: 319, 387, 655, 656, 679, 680, 812, 813; salon of: 680, 681; quoted: 683; Poe’s review for: 701, 702; and Mrs. Whitman: 757, 758.

Smith, Prophet Joseph: 672.

Smith, Samuel S.: 314.

Smith, Seba: 507, 635, 679, 758.

Smith, William, actor, great-grandfather of Poe: 852.

Smith, Hon. William Loughton: 884.

Smyth, Prof. A. H.: 426, 530.

Smyth, Prof. Ellison A., Jr.: 216, 217.

Snoden, Mrs.: 7.

Snodgrass, Dr. James [[Joseph]] Evans, and Poe: 353; corresponds with Poe: 437, 450, 453, 455, 457-459, 473, 474, 492, 511, 522, 585; and Poe’s death: 842-844.

Snodgrass, W. D.: 657, 658.

Snyder, John T.: xiv, 633, 653, 703, 844.

Society Library, the, New York, Poe’s lecture at: 740, 741, 743.

Solee, Mr., actor-manager: 6, 9.

Solomon, Capt. James: 68.

Some Letters of Edgar Allan Poe to E. H. N. Patterson of Oquawka, Illinois, with comments by Eugene Field: 808.

Somes, John L.: 162.

Some Words with a Mummy: 666; quoted: 672.

Song (“I saw thee”): 185.

Song of the Winds, The, by J. H. Hewitt: 348, 349.

Sons of Temperance, the, Poe takes oath of: 829.

South Carolina, College of: 395.

South Carolina Gazette, the: 884.

South Carolina State Gazette, the: 6.

Southern Literary Messenger, the: 16, 368, 397, 417, 449, 457, 459, 462, 467, 468, 568, 580, 583, 585, 586, 589, 640, 651, 765, 766, 811, 828; Poe in: 95, 96, 105, 331, 365, 366, 377, 507, 526, 530, 537, 607, 627, 633, 643, 652, 767, 770, 800, 806, 807, 846, 888; Poe on: 204, 378, 379, 385, 390-395, 399, 400, 402-412, 432, 768, 810; offices of: 378, 379; and Poe: 674, 829; Cooke’s biography of Poe in: 740; in difficulty: 604; Ingraham on Poe in; 887.

Southern Religious Telegraph, the: 397.

South Seas Expedition by J. N. Reynolds, reviewed by Poe: 846.

Sparhawk, Edwin V.: 398.

Spectacles, The: 666.

Spencer, Mr.: 842.

Spicer-Simson, Theodore: xiv, 218.

Spirit of Poesy by Tuckerman, comment on, by Poe: 549.

Spirit of the Times, the: 552, 566, 577, 703; Poe’s reply to English in: 707, 708.

Spirits of the Dead: 453.

Spotswood, George W.: 165, 189.

Spring, Marcus: 676, 684.

Stace, Mary Leighton: 621.

Stanard, Jane Stith (“Helen”) (Mrs. Robert); death of: 97, 109, 117, 118, 142, 204, 233, 308; Poe meets: 106, 107; Poe loves: 107-109, 114, 445, 777, 779, 824, 846; see also “Helen, “Poe’s.

Stanard, John C.: 106, 108.

Stanard, Mrs. Mary Newton: xiv, 54, 75, 190, 196; see also: Richmond, Its People and Its Story and Valentine Museum Poe Letters, the.

Stanard, Judge Robert: 105, 107, 109, 144.

Stanard, Robert Craig (Bobby): 779, 846; and Poe: 96, 105-109, 114, 117, 377, 392, 767; epitaph of: 109.

Stanard, W. G.: xiv, 106.

Stanards, the: 398.

Stanton & Butler: 479.

Stanzas: see In Youth Have I Known.

Star Papers by H. W. Beecher: 621.

State Gazette, the: 884.

Steamboat Days by F. E. Dayton: 841.

Stephens, Mrs. Ann. S.: 679, 729.

Stephens, J. L.: 419, 420, 421.

Sterne, Laurence: 496.

Stevenson, Andrew: 241.

Stevenson, Robert Louis: 220.

Stewart, Norman: 860, 864.

Sticks and Stones by L. Mumford: 599.

Stocking, Mrs. Jane: see Foster, Jane.

Stockton, Cadet: 269.

Stoddard, Richard Henry: 101, 401, 654, 655, 677; quoted: 652, 653, 680, 682, 685; see also: Poems by Edgar Allan Poe.

Stoddard, Thomas: 366.

Stone, playwright: 645.

Strobias, the: 834.

Stryker’s Bay Tavern, New York: 603, 613, 614.

Stylus, the, proposed magazine of Poe: 434, 437, 539, 541, 542, 549, 561-565, 619, 624, 650, 651, 660, 700, 740, 741, 743, 745, 760, 765, 767, 773, 786, 788, 798, 799, 826; and T. C. Clarke: 550-557, 562, 563, 573, 811; and Patterson: 808-812, 820, 825, 828; see also: Penn, the.

Sue, Eugene: 749.

Sullivan’s Island: Poe on: 209-225.

Sully, Julia: xiv.

Sully, Matthew, actor: 855.

Sully, Robert (Rob): 490, 855; and Poe: 96, 454, 825; describes Poe: 98; paints portrait of Poe: 767.

Sully, Thomas, artist: 487, 489, 490, 855; paints portrait of Poe: 98, 454.

Sullys, the: 398, 400, 855.

Sumner, historian: 604, 669.

Sunday World-Herald, the: 639.

Survilliers, Count de: see Bonaparte, Joseph.

Swallow Barn by J. P. Kennedy: 350.

Swift, Jonathan: 691.

Sword, Mrs., boarding-house keeper: 316.

“Sylph,” the, ship: John Allan sails on: 40.

“Sylvia,” nom de plume of Poe: 377, 378.

Symons, Arthur: 515, 516, 593.

System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether, The: 594.


TACITUS: 160.

Tale of the Ragged Mountains, A: 176, 578, 602, 666.

TALES BY EDGAR A. POE: 665, 718, 740; published: 658, 659, 743.

Tales of Hoffman, the: 341.

Tales of the Folio Club, The: 329, 341, 342, 347, 586; wins Baltimore Saturday Visitor prize: 349; Poe attempts to publish: 354, 394, 395; discussed: 371, 517, 588.

TALES OF THE GROTESQUE AND ARABESQUE: 218, 426, 528, 658; attempts to publish: 5, 496, 529, 578; published: 219, 463, 501, 636; discussed: 508.

Talavera, home of the Talleys: 821, 826, 838.

Talley, Susan Archer: see Weiss, Mrs.

Talleys, the: 821, 826, 827, 838.

Tamerlane: 259, 308, 445, 667, 878, 899; sources of: 144, 172; quoted: 173, 253, 795, 796, 824; discussed: 202 203.

TAMERLANE AND OTHER POEMS: 179, 180, 207; printed: 201-204, 244, 877; format of: 202, 205; destroyed: 226.

Taney, Chief Justice Roger B.: 412.

Tanner, H. S.: 580.

Tarleton, Sir Banastré: 151.

Tate, Joseph: 144.

Tayle, thief: 88.

Taylor, Bayard: 440, 502, 621, 680, 761.

Taylor, Thomas: 144.

Tazewell, Dr.: 861.

Tecumseh by H. G. [[G. H.]] Colton: 628.

“Telegra,” ship: 40.

Tellkamp, Professor: 657.

Tell-Tale Heart, The: 548, 549, 561, 567, 607.

Templeton’s bookshop: 72.

Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T. S. Arthur: 645.

Tennyson, Alfred Lord: 202, 507, 529, 615, 619, 736.

Thackeray, William Makepeace: 401, 424, 429, 430, 622.

Thayer, Colonel: 283, 309; appreciation of, for Poe’s work: 290; Poe’s letter to: 304, 305.

Theological Seminary, the: 314.

“Thespis”: see Carpenter, C. C.

Thomas, Miss, actress: 200, 201.

Thomas, Belle: 886.

Thomas, Calvin: 886.

Thomas, Calvin F. S., printer of Tamerlane: 200, 201, 202, 205, 877.

Thomas, Dr. Creed: 113, 117, 179.

Thomas, Ebenezer S., editor, bookseller: sketch of: 882-886.

Thomas, Edward J.: letter of, to Poe: 708.

Thomas, Frances: 886, 887.

Thomas, Frederick William, editor: 534, 830; quoted: 342, 456, 495, 749, 875, 876; and Poe: 474, 476, 522, 531; corresponds with Poe: 453, 479, 484, 511, 521, 536, 617, 631, 648, 800, 801, 885, 886; sketch of: 465, 882, 885, 888; tries to get government position for Poe: 485, 492, 494, 510, 541, 546, 549, 558, 561.

Thomas, G.: 889, 893.

Thomas, Isaiah, publisher, printer: sketch of: 882, 885.

Thomas, Lewis: 886.

Thomas, Martha: 201, 886.

Thomas, Mary: 886.

Thomas, Susan: 886.

Thomas & Male: 883.

Thompson, Giovanni, artist: 756.

Thompson, John R., editor: 652, 768, 811, 822; rescues Poe: 765; and Poe: 766, 767, 770, 829; and Patterson: 828; Poe borrows money from: 838, 839; Poe gives ms. of Annabel Lee to: 839, 840.

Thornton, Mrs.: 89.

Thornton, Anthony R.: 19.

Thornton, Dr. Philip: 48, 89.

Thorwaldsen, sculptor: 885.

Thou Art the Man: 594.

Three Sundays in a Week: 717.

Ticknor, Caroline: 756, 783.

Ticknor, George: 150.

Ticknor, William D., corresponds with Poe: 686, 725.

Ticknor & Fields, publishers: 725.

Tid-bits: 331.

Timothy & Mason: 884.

To ——: 667.

To Allegra, in Heaven by T. H. Chivers: quoted: 611.

To F—: 643, 667, quoted: 682.

To F——s S. O——d: 667.

To Helen: 305, 307, 402, 515, 660, 667, 751, 777; sources of: 107; quoted: 109, 289.

To Ianthe in Heaven: 453, 454.

To Mary: 335, 390.

Tomlin, John, editor: 465; corresponds with Poe: 484, 510, 511, 567, 569; Wilmer’s letter to: 570, 572.

To My Mother: 806; quoted: 752, 753.

To One in Paradise: 667.

Tortesa, by N. P. Willis: reviewed by Poe: 449, 622.

To Sarah (“Sylvio”): 377, 378, 390.

To Science: 267, 278, 311, 667.

To the River —: 667.

Tournefort: 173.

Townsend, Mr.: 884.

To Zante: 180, 402, 667.

Traveler’s Guide, The, by H. S. Tanner: 580.

Travels in Arabia Petræa by J. L. Stephens: 419, 420; reviewed by Poe: 421.

Treasure Island by Stevenson: 220.

Tree, Maria, singer: 423.

Trinity College, Dublin: 98.

Trumbull, artist: 416.

Tubbs, Charles, actor: 5, 6, 7; marries Elizabeth Smith-Arnold: 5, 853; see also: Smith, Elizabeth.

Tubbs, Mrs. Charles: see Smith, Elizabeth.

Tucker, Beverly, critic: 16, 394.

Tucker, Prof. George: 149, 162, 174, 179.

Tucker, Thomas Goode: 153, 155, 157, 169, 171.

Tuckerman, Henry T.: 549, 658.

Tuhey, sailor: 330, 331, 341, 342.

Turtle Bay: Poe and his family at: 692-696.

“Tusculum, The”: see Delphian Club, the.

Tutwiler, Henry: 156.

Twain, Mark: 634.

Twice Told Tales by Hawthorne: reviewed by Poe: 531.

Tyler, John, President U. S.: 485, 493, 543, 546, 556, 561.

Tyler, John: 561.

Tyler, John H.: 703.

Tyler, Robert: tries to get appointment for Poe: 494, 541-543, 546, 552, 554, 556, 557, 561.

Tyrell, Mr., quoted: 602.

Tyson, Gen. J. W.: 543.


Ulalume: 590, 721, 737, 739, 783, 836; sources of: 526, 527, 733; Poe recites: 835.

“Ultima Thule” portrait of Poe: 782.

Uncle Tom’s Cabin, by Mrs. H. B. Stowe: 671.

Undine by Fouqué: reviewed by Poe: 476.

Union Hotel, the, Richmond: 122.

Union Line (steamers): 314, 315.

Union Magazine, the: 762; fails: 804.

United States Gazette, the: 431.

United States Hotel, the, Baltimore: 842.

United States Hotel, the, New York: 691.

United States Hotel, the, Philadelphia: 316, 436, 527, 528.

United States Military Academy: Poe contemplates: 234, 235, 236; Poe appointed to: 265, 266; Poe attends: 266-299; Poe’s room at: 280, 281, 282, 283, 285-287; Poe’s drinking at: 285; subscriptions for Poem’s in: 290, 291; Poe’s court-martial: 293, 295-299; Poe’s dismissal from: 298, 299; Poe leaves: 299; dedication of Poe’s Poems to: 305.

United States Military Magazine, the: 477

United States Review and Literary Gazette, the: 202.

United States Saturday Post, the: accuses Poe of plagiarism: 566; Poe in: 567.

Upsher, Mr.: 554.

Usher, Mr.: 7, 10.

Usher, Elizabeth: 856.

Usher, Thomas: 856.


Valentine, A: 806.

Valentine, Anne Moore, Poe’s “aunt”: 44, 64-66, 73, 77, 87-89, 93, 100, 104, 115, 128, 141, 225, 262, 337, 339, 346, 356, 376, 854; and Poe: 20, 70-72, 93, 182, 232; affection of, for Poe: 27, 49, 52, 114, 146, 180; described: 36, 199, 261, 708; and Poe: 70-72, 93, 182, 232; helps Poe: 85, 136, 197, 258, 877; John Allan proposes to: 264, 265; in will of William Galt: 358; 853; an orphan: 856; in will of John Allan: 865, 867.

Valentine, Edward: 54, 60, 61; Poe appeals to: 786.

Valentine, Edward, V., quoted: x, xiv, 20, 54, 61, 73, 87, 95, 144, 146, 153, 171, 231, 741, 767, 822, 823, 825, 839, 854, 855.

Valentine, Granville S.: xiv.

Valentine, John, of Fordham: 728.

Valentine, Mary, of Fordham: 728.

Valentine Museum, the, Richmond: ix, xv, 75.

Valentine Museum Collection, the: see Valentine Museum Poe Letters, the.

Valentine Museum Poe Letters, the: ix, 47, 75, 84, 159, 164, 178, 190, 196, 223, 227, 228, 235, 239, 247, 248, 255, 263, 265, 266, 267, 269, 273, 274, 279, 292, 301, 322, 327, 328, 329, 330, 338, 345, 376, 406, 839.

Valentines, the, of Fordham: 716, 728.

Valley of the Many-Colored Grass, The: 312.

Valley of Unrest, The: 289, 305, 308, 322, 590, 667, 749.

Van Clef, Augustus: 332, 532.

Van Cotts, the: 716.

Van Sychel, Elijah, wine merchant: 489.

Vego, Julian de, sea captain: 222.

Vermont, University of: 718.

Vernor, Hood & Sharp, London: 883.

Vernor & Hood, London: 883.

Vicar of Wakefield, The: by Goldsmith: 428.

Victoria, Queen: 650.

Villon, François: 797.

Vinci, Leonardo da: 418, 559.

Virginia, claimed by Poe as home: 11.

Virginia Historical Association: xiv, 106.

Virginia Hot Springs: the Allans at: 346, 347.

Virginia Players, the: 8, 10, 18, 19, 43.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute: 216.

Virginia Quarterly Review, the: 148.

Virginia State Library, the: xv.

Virginia State Library Archives: 120.

Virginia State Papers, Calendar of: 124.

Virginia State Senate Journal, the: 93.

Virginia, the University of: xiv, xv, 128, 136, 143-145, 261, 273, 344, 738, 747, 824, 830; Poe matriculates at: 4, 146, 147, 877; Poe a student at: 147-180, 271, 275, 276, 283, 592; Alumni Bulletin of: 150, 153; Records of: 146; founded by Jefferson: 147-151; Poe’s room at: 153, 154, 169, 172, 280; fighting in: 160, 161; Poe’s gambling at: 163-167, 170, 171, 182, 877; Poe’s drinking at: 167-172; Poe’s debts in: 177-179; John Allan removes Poe from: 877; letters from: 889-893.

Visionary, The: 354.

Voltaire: 158.

Von Humboldt, Alexander: 744.

Von Jung, the Mystific: 417.

Von Kempelen and his Discovery: 674.

Von Kempelen Article, the: 801.

Voyage to the Moon, A (Poe): 351.

Voyage to the Moon, A, by Prof. George Tucker: 175.


WADDELL, COVENTRY: 676.

Wagner, Philip: 538.

Waif, The, by Longfellow: reviewed by Poe: 628.

Walch, Mr.: 863.

Walsh, Jane: 863.

Walker, Joseph W.: discovers Poe in final collapse: 844.

Wallace, Charles M.: 766, 767.

Wallace, William R.: 592, 613.

Walsh, Mr., editor: 245, 248.

Walsh, John: 328, 329.

Walshes, the, relatives of John Allan: 68, 117.

Wandering Recollections of a Somewhat Busy Life by John Neal: 898.

Warner, Mrs. James (Herring): 519, 537, 540.

War of 1812: affects trade: 32.

Warwick, Corbin: 358, 359, 866, 868.

Washington, D. C.: Poe’s disastrous visit to: 552-558, 561.

Washington, Judge Bushrod: 53, 103.

Washington, George: 119, 254.

Washington Hospital, the, Baltimore: Poe dies in: 845-847.

Was Poe Immoral by Mrs. Whitman: 777.

Watson, Henry S., musical critic: 637.

Walters, Miss: 663.

Waverly by Scott: 500.

Webster, Daniel: 674.

Webster, Noah: 670.

Weekly Universe, the: 535.

Weiss, Mrs. Susan Archer: 17, 230, 338, 549, 577, 609, 696, 699, 769, 770, 803, 819, 821, 825, 826; Poe’s letter to: 786; and Poe: 831, 832, 838, 839; Poe gives, ms. of For Annie: 840; See also Home Life of Poe, The.

Welby, Mrs.: 644.

Welch and Walter, engravers: 594.

Wellesley, Lord: 40.

Welsh, Sandy, tavern keeper: 597, 604, 609.

Were, Mr.: 35.

Wertenbaker, William: 154, 158, 162, 179.

Wessinger, Mr.: 891.

West Central Hotel, the, London: 71.

West Point: see United States Military Academy, the.

Whipple, Mr.: 664.

Whitall, William Van R.: xiv.

White Eagle Political Club, the: Poe writes song for: 625.

White, Eliza: 377, 392, 397, 400, 401, 537, 643, 727.

White, Jessie: 576.

White, Kirke: 129.

White, Thomas Wylkes, editor: 397, 411, 451, 452, 462, 465, 481, 484, 490, 530, 537, 640, 801, 834; corresponds with Poe: 105, 367, 369; Kennedy writes: 360; described: 366, 367; Poe works for: 375, 377, 379, 391, 392, 394, 398, 401, 410; dismisses Poe: 384, 408, 409, 411; fatherly letter of, to Poe: 385, 386; house episode of: 398.

Whitelock, Mr., actor: 6.

Whitlock, W., Jr.: 44.

Whitman, John Winslow: 756.

Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen: 107, 118, 401, 584, 682, 701, 730, 752, 760, 770, 793, 794, 796, 798, 802, 803, 805, 813; first seen by Poe: 660, 661, 754; reads verses to The Raven: 745, 761; described: 755-758; and Mrs. Smith: 757, 758; and Poe: 762, 764, 781-792; corresponds with Poe: 772-780; meets Poe: 773; marriage contract of: 788.

Whitney, Mr.: 449.

Whittier, John Greenleaf: 430, 671.

Whitty, J. H.: referred to: 568; see also: Complete Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, The.

Why the Little Frenchman wears his Hand in a Sling: 75, 464, 515.

Wickham, Cary: 104.

Wickliffe, Mr.: fight of: 161.

Widdleton, W. J., publisher: 525.

Widow Meagle’s Oyster Parlor, the: 330.

Wiley, Mr.: 665, 718.

Wiley & Putnam, publishers: 421, 649, 744; publish The Raven: 219, 667, 743; publish Poe’s Tales: 658, 659, 718, 740, 743.

William and Mary College: 36.

William Blake, His Philosophy and Symbols by Damon: 758.

Williams, John G.: 359, 868, 870.

Williams, Stanley J.: 783.

William Wilson: 453, 458, 515, 733; sources of: 13, 78, 83, 84; quoted: 81, 82; Irving’s criticism of: 457.

William Wirt Literary Institute, Poe lectures before: 575, 576.

Willis, Eola: 8, 9.

Willis, Imogen: 680, 684.

Willis, Nathaniel Parker, editor: 449, 489, 490, 504, 633, 634, 651, 677, 680, 761, 812, 894; corresponds with Poe: 491, 492, 717, 718, 724, 726; Mrs. Clemm calls on: 617, 618; Poe works for: 619-623, 631, 638; sketch of: 620-623; and Poe’s lecture: 633; salon of: 642, 643; entertains: 684; in The Literati: 687; at Virginia Poe’s funeral: 728; helps Poe: 736, 737, 739-741.

Willis, Mrs. N. P,: 680.

Wilmer, Lambert A., editor: 267, 347, 363, 444, 450; and Poe: 31-353, 524; Poe suspects attack by: 569, 570; letter to Tomlin: 570, 572; writes Merlin: 209, 824, 878.

Wills, Mrs. Elizabeth, mistress of John Allan: 42, 357, 358, 868.

Wilson, Professor: 458, 522.

Wilson, Prof. James Southall: xiv, 47, 721, 731, 741, 747, 753.

Winfree, Mary: 367, 368, 378.

Wirt, Mr.: 887.

Wirt, William: 244, 245.

Wistar, Dr.: 429.

Wisconsin, University of: 541.

Witherspoon, John: 314.

Woodberry, Prof, George E.: referred to: xv, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 53, 65, 105, 127, 128, 143, 201, 205, 230, 255, 275, 309, 330, 365, 371, 407, 461, 615, 709, 710, 712, 717, 720, 765, 792, 793, 808, 817, 853, 881; see also: Life of Edgar Allan Poe, The.

Woode, Daniel: 35.

Woodman, spare that Tree! by G. P. Morris: 424, 678.

Wordsworth, William: 86, 129, 172, 277, 307, 451, 763.

Works of Byron, The, edited by R. E. Prothero: 86.

Worth, Colonel: 241.

Worth, Lieut Col. W. J.: 241.

Wortham, Richard E., & Co.: 25.

Wren, Sir Christopher: 436.

Wyatt, Charles Handfield: 881.

Wyatt, Prof. Thomas: 442, 443, 444.

Wyman, Mary Alice: 319.


Yale Review, the: 783.

Yale University: 620.

Yale University Press: 783.

Yankee and Boston Literary Gazette, the: 236, 306; review of Al Aaraaf in; 257, 258, 260, 897; Tamerlane in: 796.

Yarrington, Mrs., Poe’s landlady: 387, 389, 393, 395, 397, 400.

Young: 680.

Young Man’s Sunday Book, The, referred to: 333.

Young’s, book-sellers: 883.


Zante: 180, 402, 667.

Zante: see To Zante.

Zophiel, or the Bride of Seven, by Maria G. Brooks: 424.


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