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William Evans Burton












(Born: September 24, 1802 - Died: February 10, 1860)

Actor and editor. For the correction of the year of his birth as 1802 rather than 1804, see Poe in Philadelphia, p. 726.


William Evans Burton















Criticism (Texts and Variant Texts)
  • Notice from "Autography"
    • "W. E. Burton" ("A Chapter on Autography" - part II) — December 1841 — Graham's Magazine













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Bibliography:
  • Heartman, Charles F. and James R. Canny, A Bibliography of First Printings of the Writings of Edgar Allan Poe, Hattiesburg, MS: The Book Farm, 1943.
  • Mabbott, Thomas Ollive, ed., The Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe (Vols 2-3 Tales and Sketches), Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1978. (Second printing 1979)
  • Thomas, Dwight and David K. Jackson, The Poe Log: A Documentary Life of Edgar Allan Poe 1809-1849, Boston: G. K. Hall & Sons, 1987.
  • Wilson, James Grant and John Fiske, eds., Appleton's Cyclopedia of American Biography, New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1889, 1:472-473.







 
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