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Abijah Metcalf Ide, Jr.

(Born: February 2, 1825 - Died: May 1873)

American farmer, editor, author and poet. Abijah Metcalf Ide, Jr. was born in Attleboro, Bristol, MA. His parents were Chloe Read and Abijah Metcalf Ide.

Abijah Metcalf Ide, Jr.


  • 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.
  • Ljungquist, Kent P., " 'Fellowship with Other Poets': Lowell, Longfellow, and Poe Correspond with A. M. Ide, Jr.," Resources for American Literary Study, 2002, 26:27-51.
  • 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.

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