Text: Hervey Allen, “Index L-Z, ” Israfel: The Life and Times of Edgar Allan Poe (1934), pp. 735-748


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Titles of books by Poe are in capitals and small capitals. Titles of stories, poems, and Articles by Poe are all 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 also in italic. American newspapers and periodicals are listed under title, not under city of publication.


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LACEY, DR.:  445

La Chaussée:  248

Lacroix:  229

Ladies Companion:  711

Ladies’ Home Journal:  347, 384

Lady of Lyons by Lord Lytton:  340

La Fayette, Marquis de:  205, 246, 247, 679; visit of, to Richmond: 98-103, 116, 117, 129

La Fayette, George Washington:  101

Lake, The:  166, 533

Lamb, Charles:  362, 435

Lamberts, the:  664

Lament on the Death of My Mother by T. H. Chivers, quoted:  489

Landor’s Cottage:  472, 567, 585, 608, 637, 641

Landscape Garden, The:  252, 340, 413, 587; sources of: 109

Lane, Thomas H.:  455, 533, 550, 561

Laplace, Marquis de:  584, 618

Last Days of Edgar Poe by Mrs. Weiss:  441

Latrobe, J. H. B.:  280, 282, 283

Laura Matilda school:  281

Lawson, James:  541, 546

Lay, John O.:  181

Lay of the Ancient Mariner, The, by Coleridge:  337, 338

Lea, Mr.:  199, 203, 256, 349, 719

Lea & Blanchard, publishers:  350, 402, 419; publish Poe’s Tales: 367, 372, 398

Lea & Carey:  (see Carey, Lea & Carey)

Leary, William A., bookseller:  464

Le Branche, E.:  133

Ledger, Philadelphia:  389

Lee, Isaac:  356

Lee, Zaccheus:  146

Leeuwenhoek, Anthony van:  142

Legendary:  496

Lehre, Col. Thomas:  708

Leicester, Earl of:  67

Leisure Hours in Town, by a country parson:  611

Leitch, Samuel, Jr.:  147

Leland, C. G.:  570

Lemonnier, Pierre:  357

Lenore:  247, 249, 423, 533, 543, 642

“Le Poer”:  619

Le Rennét, Henri, alias of Poe:  161, 163, 171, 702

Leslie, Lieutenant:  239

Leslie, Miss:  293

Leslie, E. C. R.:  72

Lesslie, John:  689

Letter from France by Sterne:  398

“Letter to Mr. B, ” preface to POEMS:  248

Letters, Conversations, and Recollections of S. T. Coleridge:  reviewed by Poe: 323, 501

Letters from Under a Bridge by N. P. Willis:  497

Letters of a British Spy by William Wirt:  198

Letters of Edgar A. Poe to George W. Eveleth, The, by Prof. James S. Wilson:  417, 430, 548, 575, 582, 590

Letters Till Now Unpublished:  (see Valentine Museum Poe Letters)

Letters to Young Ladies by Mrs. Sigourney:  reviewed by Poe, 323

Lewis, Professor:  525

Lewis, Meriwether, explorer:  124, 372

Lewis, Sarah Anna (“Estelle”) (Mrs. Sylvanus D.):  541, 608, 666; and Poe: 552, 560, 642; in Literati Papers: 611; Mrs. Clemm visits: 646, 647, 648, 652

Lewis, Sylvanus D.:  647

Lewiston Journal Co., the, publishers:  xiv, 258, 524

Library of American Books, Wiley & Put-nam’s:  526

Life and Letters of Edgar Allan Poe, by Prof. J. A. Harrison:  85, 96, 122, 123, 130, 178, 326, 368, 430, 442, 482, 505, 506, 559, 594, 630, 639, 656, 660, 661, 667, 671, 672, 717

Life of Black Hawk by J. B. Patterson:  644

Life of Edgar Allan Poe, The, by Prof. George E. Woodberry:  7, 20, 75, 82, 92, 104, 112, 122, 140, 161, 163, 174, 216, 223, 262, 273, 279, 292, 319, 361, 368, 372, 417, 425, 433, 434, 452, 474, 476, 478, 482, 492, 497, 505, 508, 510, 511, 519, 559, 586, 597, 599, 639, 649, 663, 668, 670, 671

Life of Edgar Allan Poe, The, by W. F. Gill:  482, 649

Life of Poe, The, by T. H. Chivers:  573

Life of Washington, The, by Justice Marshall:  130, 297

Life of Washington, The, by D. Ramsay:  708

Ligeia:  299, 358, 368

Lilly, J. K., Jr.:  109

Lincoln, Abner:  40

Lincoln, Abraham:  382

Lindsey, Robert M., publisher:  343

Lines on a Pocket Book by W. H. L. Poe:  117

Lining, Mr.:  708

Lionizing:  526

Lippard, George:  420, 651

Lippincott Co., J. B., publishers:  xiv, 134

Lippincott’s Magazine:  322

Literary America:  519, 548, 590 (see also The American Parnassus)

Literary Examiner, Pittsburgh:  497

Literary Examiner and Western Monthly Review:  361

Literary Gazette:  573

Literary History of Philadelphia, The, by E. P. Oberholtzer:  343, 420, 464

Literary Life of Thingum Bob, Esq., The:  113, 413, 485, 572, 636

Literary World:  618, 666

Literati of New York, The:  496, 515, 525, 541, 582, 611; published: 548-550

Little, Brown & Co., publishers:  515

Little, Stephen C., clerk:  704

Locke, Mr.:  640

Locke, Mrs.:  577, 608; quarrels with Poe: 638-640

Locke, Lieut. Joseph:  186, 228

Loiterings of Travel by N. P. Willis:  497

Lomax, Professor:  123

London Assurance by Boucicault:  517

London Athenaeum, the:  64, 69

London Foreign Quarterly:  492

London Ladies’ Magazine:  107

Long, Professor:  123, 127, 143

Long, George:  128

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth:  224, 336, 341, 348, 374, 387, 403, 658; Poe’s “war” with: xiii, 397, 461, 510, 515, 520, 526, 529, 564; Poe’s reviews of: 382, 407, 426, 502, 508; Poe’s letters to: 394

Longman & Co., publishers:  399

Loomis, Prof. Elias:  525

Lord, Mr.:  518

Lorillard, Justice:  572

Lorillards, the:  568

Loss of Breath:  486, 532

Lost Pleiad and Other Poems, The, by T. H. Chivers:  489, 520

“Lothair, ” ship:  54

Loud, St. Leon:  663

Loud, Mrs. St. Leon:  Poe edits poems of, 663, 666, 671

Lounsbury, Professor:  536

Love’s Martyr by Mrs. Bacon:  263

Lowell, Amy:  57

Lowell, James Russell:  323, 335, 342, 348, 349, 374, 397, 403, 410, 427, 467, 509, 510, 642; comments on Poe: 225; corresponds with Poe: 351, 430, 438, 450, 451, 458, 463, 475, 487, 491, 492, 499; Poe’s biographical sketch of: 373, 467, 475, 485; Poe sends poems etc. to: 440, 441, 460; and Poe: 362; writes biographical sketch of Poe: 475, 487, 491, 498, 508, 589; helps Poe: 502, 529; Poe attacks: 511; visits Poe: 519; Mrs. Clemm writes: 519

Lowell, Mrs. James Russell:  342

Lowell, Mass., Poe lectures at:  608, 621

Lower Byrd’s, John Allan’s estate:  27, 153, 226, 687

Lowndes, Hon. William:  708

Lucretius:  586

Lucretius by Tennyson:  586

Ludwig Article, The, Griswold’s obituary of Poe:  431

Lummis, Mr. (Mrs. Ellet’s brother):  620, 624, 633; challenges Poe: 562, 563

Lyle, Capt. John:  100, 101, 102

Lynch, Anna C. (Mrs. Botta):  541, 561; salon of: 541-544, 593, 606; corresponds with Poe: 572, 575, 607

Lytton, Lord:  340, 497


MABBOTT, DR. THOMAS OLLIVE:  viii, xi, xiii, xiv, 106, 168, 198, 245, 259, 361, 365, 575, 699, 720, 721

Macaulay, Thomas B.:  106, 224, 314, 407, 419, 520

McBride, Jane (Mrs. David. Poe), great-grandmother of Poe:  679

McCaul, Mrs. F.:  27

McCaul, John:  27

McCrery, tailor:  188

“Macedonian, ” U. S. S.:  118

McFarland, William:  305, 319

MacFarlane, Mr.:  622

McGrouder, Mr.:  27

McIntosh, Maria:  608, 615, 616

MacJilton, Mr.:  285

Mackenzie, Mrs., of Forest Hill:  73

Mackenzie, Sir A.: 372

Mackenzie, Jane, schoolmistress:  84, 85, 655

Mackenzie, John (Jack):  17; and Poe: 78, 80, 85, 274, 302, 303, 610, 613; describes John Allan: 86; recollections of: 92, 98

Mackenzie, Martha:  612

Mackenzie, Mary:  17, 19

Mackenzie, Dr. “Tom”:  613, 668

Mackenzie, William:  20, 37, 699

Mackenzie, Mrs. William, foster-mother of Rosalie Poe:  17, 55, 313, 657; and Rosalie Poe: 18, 19, 84, 85, 118, 699; and Virginia Poe: 311; and Poe: 612, 613, 639, 668

Mackenzies, the, foster-parents of Rosalie Poe:  4, 11, 17, 28, 73, 78, 85, 118, 189, 212, 272-274, 302, 304, 311, 315, 559, 610, 612, 652, 654, 659, 681

McLean, Judge:  710

McMichael, Miss:  379

M’Michael, Louis:  347

Macombs, the:  571

Madison House, Norfolk:  665

Madisonian:  518

Maelzel’s Chess Player:  233

Magic Staff, The, by A. J. Davis:  604

Magruder, Allan B.:  223

Mahomet by Washington Irving:  402

Mail and Express, New York:  482, 484, 577, 708

Male, James:  707

Manly, Dr.:  541

Man of the Crowd, The:  384, 386, 413, 516

Manor House Academy, Stoke Newington, Poe attends:  64-71

Mansion House, Philadelphia:  255

Man that was Used Up, The:  171, 364, 460

Manual of Conchology by Prof. Wyatt:  356

MS. Found in a Bottle, awarded prize:  281, 282

Marginalia:  324, 493, 501, 548, 589, 637, 660

“Maria, ” sloop:  5

Marryat, Captain:  337, 350, 401

Marshall, Chief Justice John:  44, 47, 101, 118, 296, 297, 331

Martin, Henry:  627

Mary Had a Little Lamb by Mrs. Hale:  347

Maryland Historical Association, the:  xiv, 672

Marx, Joseph:  118

Mason, Edgar:  133

Masque of the Red Death, The:  415, 426

Massachusetts Mercury, the:  4

Massachusetts Spy:  706

Masury & Hartshorn, photographers:  622

Matchett & Woods, printers:  209

Mathew Carey, A Study in American Literature by Dr. Bradsher:  399, 419

Mathews, Mr.:  129, 547

Maybery, Colonel:  5

Mayo, Miss:  273

Mayo, Mr.:  689

Mayo, Mrs.:  315

Mayo, John:  217

Mayo, Louise Allan:  194

Meade, Mr.:  713, 714

Meade, D.:  24

Meade, John E.:  24

Melanie by N. P. Willis:  496

Mellonta Tauta:  642; quoted: 411, 412, 648

Melville, Herman:  338

Memoir (of E. A. Poe) by J. H. Whitty:  (see Complete Poems of Edgar Allan Poe)

Memoirs of C. G. Leland:  510

Memorial Church, Richmond:  44, 79, 101

Merchant’s Magazine:  578, 590

Merlin by L. A. Wilmer:  170, 656, 703

Mesmeric Revelation:  475, 485, 493, 526, 539

Metamora, or the Last of the Wampanoags by Stone:  516

Metropolitan Magazine:  637

Metzengerstein:  263, 323

Michelangelo:  364

Middleton, Henry, American consul:  162, 211

Miller, Mr.:  690

Miller, Drummond Emmanuel:  133

Miller, Mrs. Elizabeth, John Allan’s sister:  32, 53, 57, 289, 690, 692-694

Miller, Dr. James A.:  280, 282, 284, 307

Miller, John:  401

Miller, John L.:  554

Miller, Mrs. John L.:  554

Miller, P. G., clerk:  687

Miller, Sarah, quoted:  554, 555

Millott’s Elements of Ancient and Modern History:  706

Mills Nursery Company:  154, 155

Milton, John:  106, 209, 248, 344, 462

Mind of Poe, The, by Killis Campbell:  viii

Miner, Garrett:  99

Minerva and Emerald:  212, 284

Minor, B. B., editor:  521

Minors, the:  124

Mirror, New York:  250, 433, 487, 491, 496, 503, 633; satirizes Poe: 325; English’s reply to Poe in: 562-565; Poe sues for libel: 566 (see also Evening Mirror)

Miscellany by Washington Irving:  402

Mitchell, Charles:  710

Mitchell, Dr. John Kearsley:  418, 431, 432, 433

Mitchell, S. A.:  413

Mitchie, William:  128

Moby Dick by Melville:  338

Modern Petrarch, A (A Study of Alexander’s Stream), by H. W. Shoemaker:  364

Moncure, Robinson & Pleasants:  54

Montgomery, Rev. Robert:  407

Monticello, estate of Thomas Jefferson:  121, 124

Monumental Episcopal Church, Richmond:  15, 595

Moore, Bishop:  47, 77, 544

Moore, Channing:  86

Moore, Thomas:  106, 107, 141, 173, 209, 382, 401, 407, 497, 662

Moran, Dr. J. J., attends Poe at death:  673; writes Mrs. Clemm: 718; lectures about Poe’s death: 718

Moran, Mary O. (Mrs. J. J.):  673, 674

Morella:  276, 314, 364, 368

Morgan, Lady:  401

Morgan Legion:  (see Richmond Junior Volunteers)

Morning on the Wissahiccon:  404-406, 463

Morrell, Benjamin:  337

Morris, Mr.:  269

Morris, George P., editor:  341, 496, 497, 541, 606; songs by: 483; at Virginia Poe’s funeral: 581

Morrisons, the, boarding-house of:  466

Mosses from an Old Manse by Hawthorne:  575

Mott, Lucretia:  519

Mott, Dr. Valentine:  335, 551, 582

Mowatt, Mrs. Anna Cora:  515-517

Moxon, publisher:  425

Moyamensing Prison, Poe in:  650

Mumford, Lewis:  479

Munsey, Frank A.:  384

Munsey’s Magazine:  410, 459

Murders in the Rue Morgue, The:  61, 324, 398, 407; quoted: 408; discussed: 413, 454, 460, 526

Murdock, James E., actor:  recites The Raven, 511, 512, 515

Murray, John, publisher:  71, 86

Murray, Lindley:  54

Murray’s Reader:  55, 501

Murray’s Speller:  55

Museum, Baltimore:  367, 368; Poe in: 357

Mutiny of the Bounty, The, Poe reads:  337, 350

Myers, Ewart, & Company:  55

Myers, Moses, & Sons:  54

Mystery of Edwin Drood, The, Dickens:  401

Mystery of Marie Rogêt, The:  407, 526; sources of: 409

Mystification:  532


Nacoochie by T. H. Chivers:  422

Napoleon I:  55, 251, 482, 484, 636

Napoleon III:  391, 499

Narcissa by Young:  543

NARRATIVE OF A. GORDON PYM, THE:  317, 327, 330, 336, 350, 361, 372, 454; sources of: 48, 75, 79, 323; published: 337, 338, 419, 477; reviewed: 362, 379; Poe recalls scenes, from in last agony: 674

Narrative of Four Voyages to the South Sea and the Pacific, Poe reads:  337

Nason, Dr. Lowell, publisher:  348

Nassau Hall, Princeton:  254

National Calendar:  186

Natural History by Lemonnier:  357

Nature Displayed by Dufief:  130, 141

Neal, John:  474, 592, 635; and Poe: 203, 209, 719; first notices Poe: 207; corresponds with Poe: 210, 719; Mrs. Whitman’s comments on: 604; and Pinkney: 614; Mrs. Clemm’s letter to: 717

Nelson, Dr.:  76

Nelson, Thomas:  288, 693, 695

New Englander:  325

New Letters about Poe:  623

Newman, Mary:  268

New Mirror:  496, 497

New National Theatre, Philadelphia:  387

News, Illustrated Saturday Magazine, Richmond:  194

Newton, Sir Isaac:  584

New York, N. Y.; Poe in:  244-250, 329-341, 466-609; in 1846: 544; newspapers (see individual names)

New York Directory:  490

New York Harbor in June, 1844:  478

New York Historical Society:  514; Poe lectures before: 508

New York Public Library:  xiv, 526

New York State Archives:  567

New York University:  520

Nichol, Dr.:  584

Nichols, Mrs. Mary Gove:  547, 560, 567, 575, 579; quoted: 569-571, 576, 577

Nicholas I, Tsar:  246

Nineteenth Century:  649

Nineteenth, Richmond, Regiment:  100

Noah, Maj. M. M.:  708

Noah’s New York Sunday Times:  462

Norfolk, Va.:  Rosalie Poe born in: 4, 11

Norfolk Academy, Poe lectures before:  665

Norman Leslie by T. S. Fay, criticized by Poe:  325

“North, Christopher”:  224

North American, Baltimore:  150, 170, 683, 705; W. H. L. Poe in: 117, 168, 260, 323, 584, 656, 702

North American Quarterly Magazine of Baltimore:  355

North American Quarterly:  345

North American Review:  164, 325, 374, 376, 398, 549

Northern Traveller, The, reference:  221, 240, 254

Norval, acted by Joseph Burke:  340

Nutt, Conway:  128


O’BEIRNE, GEN. JAMES R.:  482, 484

Oberholtzer, E. P.:  343, 420, 464, 515

Oblong Box, The:  171, 180, 472, 475, 532

O’Cataract, Jehu:  (see Neal, John)

Odeon, the:  529

Ode on a Grecian Flute by R. H. Stoddard:  522, 523

Ode on a Grecian Urn by Keats:  522

Of the Fragment of Kubla Khan by Coleridge:  490

Okie, Dr. A. H.:  622

Old Swan Tavern, Richmond:  652, 654, 659, 673

Olive Branch, The (textbook):  55

Olney, Christopher:  707

Olney, Nathaniel:  707

1002 Tale, The:  508

Opal:  405

Oquawka Spectator:  644

Orion, by R. H. Horne, reviewed by Poe:  462

Osgood, Mrs. Frances Sargent (Locke):  541, 597, 620, 624, 630, 632, 639, 657; and Griswold: 510, 514, 545; and Poe: 514, 515, 517, 519, 524, 527, 528, 544-563, 577, 607, 625; described: 515, 542, 631; comments on Poe: 525; Poe’s review of: 508, 547, 660; Poe’s valentine to: 642

Osgood, Samuel S., artist:  514, 519

Ossoli, Countess:  (see Fuller, Margaret)

Otis, Dunlop & Co.:  688

Our Young Folks (magazine):  391

“Outis, ” Poe’s controversy with:  518, 529

Outlook:  245

“Outram, ” ship:  4

Owens, William:  392, 428

Owl, The, by H. B. Hirst:  421


PABODIE, W. J.:  623, 627-629

Pæan, The, quoted:  234

Pamela by Richardson:  344

Paradis Artificiels Opium et Hashchîsch, Les, by Charles Baudelaire:  413

Parker, Mrs. Poe’s landlady:  343

Parkinson:  356

Park Theatre, New York:  10, 516

Pascal, Mr.:  687

Patriot, Richmond:  683

Patterson, Edward Howard Norton:  and the Stylus, 643-646, 649, 653, 656, 659

Patterson, J. B.:  644

Patterson, Louisa Gabriella:  (see Allan, Louisa Gabriella)

Paul, Howard:  410, 459

Paulding, James K.:  317, 330, 332, 335, 338

Paulinus, St., Bishop of Nola:  596

Payne, John Howard:  10, 341

Peak, The, by Cooper:  255

Peal, Mr.:  365

Pease, Peter Pindar:  245

Pedder, James, editor:  339, 341, 342, 354, 355

Pedlar’s Mills, Charles Ellis’ estate:  27

Penance of Roland, The, by H. B. Hirst:  423

Penn, proposed magazine of Poe:  349, 351, 370, 373, 377, 380, 383, 384, 385, 386, 388, 389, 394, 426, 432, 441, 719; prospectus of: 375, 376, 443 (see also Stylus)

Penn, William:  350

Pennsylvania Freeman:  346, 519

Pennsylvania Historical Association:  xiv, 343

Percy, Earl:  67

Perley, Thaddeus, name assumed by Poe:  500

Perry, Edgar A., alias of Poe:  167, 171, 183, 186, 187, 192, 193, 195

Peterson, Charles J., editor:  346, 390, 393, 431; quarrel with Poe: 425; helps Poe: 427, 588, 651; Griswold’s anonymous letters about: 452, 455

Peterson, George W., editor:  346, 390, 393, 431

Peterson, Theophilus Beasely, editor:  346, 390, 393, 431

Peterson, Thomas:  346, 390, 393, 431

Peter the Great, Tsar:  138

Petticolas, Arthur:  660

Phelps, Mrs.:  457

Philadelphia, Pa., Poe in:  255, 256, 342-465, 501; at the time of Poe: 342-346; Sartain incident in: 649-651; newspapers (see individual names)

Philadelphia Magazines and their Contributors, The, by Prof. A. H. Smyth:  343

Philadelphia Steam Boat Line:  254

Phillips, Mrs., milliner and landlady of Poe’s mother:  3-20,

Phillips & Samson, publishers:  365

Philosophy of Composition, The:  489, 548, 593

Philosophy of Furniture, The:  411, 489, 538-540, 594

Pike, General, claims part of The Raven:  489

Pinakidia:  324, 501

Pinckney, Gov. Charles:  708

Pinkney, Edward Coote:  106, 209, 614

Pioneer, Lowell’s magazine:  439, 440, 450

Pirate, The, by W. H. L. Poe:  150, 168, 656, 702

Placide, Mr., actor-manager of Mrs. David Poe:  3, 8, 15, 17, 18, 20, 36, 180

Plato:  635

Pleadwell, Captain F. L.:  168

Pleasants, Mr., editor:  611

Pleasants, Hugh:  133

Pleasants, James, Governor of Virginia:  24, 99, 100, 102

Pleasants, Phill:  689

Pliny:  596

Poe, Alexander, great-great uncle of E. A. P.:  679

Poe, Miss A. F.:  434, 667

Poe and His Critics:  (see Was Poe Immoral?)

Poe and John Neal by E. B. Hill:  720

Poe and the Raven by Gen. James R. O’Beirne:  482

Poe, Anna, great-great aunt of E. A. P.:  679

Poe Cottage at Fordham, The, by R. G. Bolton:  567

Poe, David, great-great-grandfather of E. A. P.:  679

Poe, David, great-grandfather of E. A. P.:  679

Poe, “General” David, grandfather of E. A. P.:  262, 679, 680; wishes to adopt E. A. P.: 38, 39; La Fayette’s tribute to: 101, 129; services of: 101, 185, 195, 197; adopts W. H. L. Poe: 4, 699, 700

Poe, Mrs. (“General”) David (Elizabeth Cairnes), grandmother of E. A. P.:  196, 260, 262, 263, 275, 310, 679, 680; lives with Mrs. Clemm: 203-205, 257, 700, 703; dies: 296, 300

Poe, David, father of E. A. P.:  20, 70, 116, 163, 262, 680; as an actor: 7, 8, 10, 31, 699; parts played by: 7; marries Elizabeth Arnold-Hopkins: 8; “disappearance” of: 10, 683, 700; law student: 6, 259, 700, 702

Poe, Mrs. David (Elizabeth Arnold) , mother of E. A. P.:  117, 180, 599, 680; joins Richmond Players: 3, 14; poverty of: 3; birth of: 4; stage début of: 5; as an actress: 5-7, 699; parts played by: 5-9; marries C. D. Hopkins: 7, 681; marries David Poe: 8, 683; bears Edgar Allan and William Henry Leonard: 9, 699; benefit for: 10, 18; unfortunate correspondence of: 11; sickness of: 11, 13, 14-19; bears Rosalie: 11, 700; scandal about: 12, 13, 31, 103, 238, 261; death of: 19-21, 681; miniature of: 20, 580

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, George:  207, 275, 531

Poe, George, of Mobile, E. A. P.’s appeal to, for Mrs. Clemm:  316

Poe, John:  6

Poe, Mosher, cousin of E. A. P.:  200, 238

Poe, Neilson, cousin of E. A. P.:  207, 259, 263, 279, 531, 673; opposes Poe’s marriage to Virginia: 262, 291, 306, 309, 318

Poe, R.: 316

Poe, Rosalie (Rose):  18, 38, 47, 55, 73, 78, 80, 117, 189, 212, 272, 315, 560, 572, 610. 652, 668; arrival in Richmond: 3, 4; birth of: 4, 11, 680, 681; adopted by Mackenzies, 19, 20, 37, 39, 80: described: 85, 274; lack of development of: 85, 117, 311, 559, 655; legitimacy of, questioned: 103, 116, 117, 238, 261, 700; quoted: 299, 474; visits at Fordham: 556, 559, 580

Poe’ Sarah, great-great-grandmother of E. A. P.:  679

Poe, Virginia Maria (Clemm) (Mrs. Edgar Allan):  203-206, 215, 257, 258, 260, 263, 277, 296, 301, 305, 311, 316, 321, 322, 328, 330, 332, 336, 340, 341, 353, 361, 370, 371, 381, 384, 385, 404, 408, 428, 431, 436, 446, 460, 462, 464-469, 471, 477, 482, 514, 519, 582, 583, 585, 588, 589, 594, 599, 600, 612, 625, 627, 639, 650, 651, 666, 703; death of: 162, 579-581; marries Poe: vii, 262, 291, 309, 704; carries notes: 267, 270, 294; described: 271, 311-313, 358; Poe’s feeling for: 286, 291, 358, 391, 457, 458, 632, 793; marriage to Poe opposed: 306, 308; second marriage to Poe: 318-320; sickness of: 383, 425, 427, 429, 432-434, 451, 491, 514, 524, 528, 532, 545, 547, 552; and Mrs. Graham: 391; collapse of: 417, 419; at Bloomingdale: 483-499, 551; Mrs. Osgood’s comments on: 525; last public appearance of: 544; at Turtle Bay: 552-556; at Fordham: 556-561, 567, 568-581; Poe’s letter to: 559

Poe, Virginia, friend of Mrs. Shelton:  666

Poe, William, of Augusta: 306, 318

Poe, William, of Baltimore:  383, 453, 521

Poe, William Henry Leonard:  xi, xiii, 238, 262, 310, 381, 680, 681; adopted by “General” Poe: 4, 9, 11, 38, 699, 701; John Allan’s letter to: 12, 23, 101, 103, 104, 116, 261, 700; as an author: 20, 117, 168, 323, 656; and Poe: 117, 258, 259; a midshipman: 117, 170; lives with Mrs. Clemm: 203, 206, 215, 257, 702; sickness of: 246, 259, 312; death of: 260, 703; Poe endorses note of: 264; sketch of: 699-703

Poe in Philadelphia by Alexander Harvey:  392, 421

Poe Memorial Association:  567

“Poe Canon” by Killis Campbell:  viii

POEMS:  245; published: 247; dedication of: 247

Poems by Edgar Allan Poe with an Original Memoir by R. H. Stoddard:  84, 134, 153, 547

Poems by Thomas Campbell:  106, 229

Poems by Mr. Lord: 518

Poems by O. W. Holmes:  578

Poems of Sarah Helen Whitman, The:  608

Poems by Two Brothers, Tennyson:  165

Poems, Sacred, Passionate, and Humorous, The, by N. P. Willis:  496

Poems of Poe by Killis Campbell:  164

Poems Written in Youth:  533

Poe’s Brother, The Poetry of William Henry Leonard Poe by Allen and Mabbott:  xiii, 20, 168, 584, 656, 699

Poe’s Collected Works:  421, 667; Griswold withholds copyright of, from Mrs. Clemm: 717

Poe’s Gold-Bug from the Standpoint of an Entomologist by Prof. A. Smyth, Jr.:  176

Poe’s Helen by Miss Ticknor:  602, 623

Poe’s Mary by A. Van Cleef:  268, 427

Poe’s Philadelphia Homes by E. P. Oberholtzer:  343

Poe’s Reading by Killis Campbell:  107

Poetic Principle, The:  249, 593, 608, 648, 657, 665, 667

Poets and Poetry of America, Anthology, by Griswold:  397

Pogue, misprint for Poe:  437

Poland, rebellion of:  246

Polk, James K., President:  499, 535, 648

Politian:  276, 278, 313, 323, 564; reviewed: 720; sources of: 720

Polloc’s:  686

Poore, Mr.:  688

Poore, Mrs., Poe’s landlady:  304, 305, 308, 311

Pope, Alexander:  82, 536

Porter, Dr., editor:  497

Porter, Miss:  400

Poitiaux, Catherine Elizabeth, Poe’s first sweetheart:  43, 54, 59, 61, 611, 663

Portland, Me.:  Elizabeth Arnold’s stage début in: 4

Post, Mr., editor:  640

Poulson’s Philadelphia American Daily Advertiser:  596

Power, Susan Anna:  602, 627

Power, Nicholas:  602

Power, Mrs. Nicholas:  602, 627, 629

Powers, Hiram, sculptor:  709

Powhatan by Seba Smith:  reviewed by Poe, 407, 542

P. P. & Johnston:  685

Premature Burial, The:  415, 475; quoted: 485, 486

Press, Philadelphia:  392, 421

Preston, Col. (Hon.) James P.:  196, 197

Prince, Mr.:  340

Prince’s Linnwan Garden:  340

Prometheus by Lowell:  450

PROSE ROMANCES OF EDGAR A. POE:  published, 460

Prose Writers of America by Griswold:  509

Prothero, Rowland E.:  71

Pundit:  412

Purloined Letter, The:  475, 526

Putnam, George P., publisher:  publishes Eureka, 592, 609

Putnam’s Sons, G. P., publishers:  424


“QUARLES, ” nom de plume of Poe:  xiii, 506, 719

Queen Mab by Shelley:  209

Quentin Durward:  401

Quesnay, M., the Academy of:  15


RABELAIS:  552

Ragland, Dudley:  686

Ramsay, Arch:  58, 539, 572

Ramsay, David, historian:  708

Rancocus, The, by Cooper:  255

Randolph, Mr.:  76

Randolph, David Meade:  104

Randolph, J. W.:  664

Randolph, John:  711

Randolph, William:  76

Rationale of Verse, The:  461, 611

Raven, The:  390, 413, 460, 472, 498, 499, 510, 515, 519, 533, 540, 543, 550, 589, 595, 642, 657, 661, 664; read by Poe: 228, 462, 478, 487, 529, 530, 545, 610, 655, 658, 665; sources of: 410, 425, 484, 486; claimed by others: 421, 489; quoted: 433; rejected by Graham’s: 460, 511; discussed: 488-491; published: 495, 505-509, 510, 521; recited by Murdock: 512; Mrs. Whitman reads verses to: 593, 606

RAVEN, THE, AND OTHER POEMS:  177, 526; published: 533, 592

Rawle, Francis:  xiv, 343

Rawlings, Dr. George:  652

Read, Cadet:  218

Recollections of a Busy Life by Horace Greeley:  531

Recorder, Boston:  496

Red Hill, Charles Ellis’ estate:  27, 37

Reeside, Mr. (“The Admiral”), mail contractor:  351

Reid, Captain Mayne:  354, 391, 429, 431, 452

Reminiscences of Poe by T. D. English:  452

Reminiscences (of Poe) by Gabriel Harrison:  463

Review, New York:  330, 332, 339

Reynolds, Mr.:  56

Reynolds, J. N.:  337, 674; Poe calls for, when dying: 674

Rhett, Colonel:  174

Rice, Rev. John H.:  689

Richard, Mr. and Mrs.:  37, 73

Richardson, Major:  522

Richardson, Reverend:  39

Richardson, Mrs. C. E., tavern of:  79, 152, 160

Richardson, William, schoolmaster:  35, 36, 48, 49

Richmond, Mr.:  638, 663

Richmond, Mrs. Annie:  717; and Poe: 582, 606, 632, 634, 635, 638, 646; Poe loves: 599, 609, 617, 621, 625-631, 663, 674; Poe meets: 608; corresponds with Poe: 639-641, 642, 643; Mrs. Clemm’s letters to: 640, 652; Sarah (Caddy), writer of: 621, 626, 638

Richmond, Va., in 1820:  78; Poe’s affection for: 233, 247; Poe in: 302-309, 311-328, 609-615, 651-669

Richmond, Its People and Its Story by Mary Newton Stanard:  101

Richmond Junior Volunteers:  101, 129, 167; organized: 100; Poe elected Lieutenant of: 100

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

Richmond Theatre:  15, 44; burning of: 36, 192

Richmond, University of:  80

Ricketts, Mr., schoolmaster:  48, 338

Riebsam, W. D.:  442

Roberts, letter from Poe:  409

Robertson, author of America:  130

Robertson, Dr.:  60

Robinson Crusoe by Defoe:  79

Robinson, J., clerk:  691, 695

Robinson, Dr. William M.:  320

Rochefoucauld:  248

Rogers, Mary Cecilia, the murder of:  409

Rolf, Jane:  714

Rollin, French historian:  130

Rollins, Conductor George:  672

Romance:  533

Romance of the American Stage, The, by M. C. Crawford:  515

Roosevelt, Theodore, President:  438

Rosenbach, Mr.:  378, 460

Ross, Mr.:  218

Rousseau, J. J.:  98

Roussel, Eugene:  391

Royster, Sarah Elmira (Myra) (Mrs. Shelton), Poe’s sweetheart:  165, 206, 212, 300, 308, 322, 463, 613, 633, 639, 646, 654, 670, 674; described: 110; and Poe: 110, 111, 118, 140, 142, 143, 147, 168, 209, 249, 358, 595, 599, 700, 702; engagement to Poe: 119, 701; Poe’s letters kept from: 126, 136; engagement to Poe broken: 136, 148, 150, 152; married: 189, 296; story by, in the Bijou: 296; “Sylvio’s” poem to: 304; sees Poe at party: 305; Poe’s drawing of: 349; second engagement to Poe: 582, 609, 643, 662-669; again sees Poe: 611; Poe woos: 612, 615, 654-658; writes Mrs. Clemm: 666, 668; memory of Poe: 717

Roysters, the, parents of Elmira:  110, 306; loan money to John Allan: 110; oppose Poe’s engagement to Elmira: 111, 151; intercept Poe’s letters to Elmira: 136, 701; lie to Poe: 189

Rufus Dawes; A Retrospective Criticism439

Russell’s Magazine:  374

Rutgers Institute:  525

Rutgers Street Church:  525

Rutherford, Col. Thomas:  109


SAILOR, JOSEPH, editor:  453

St. George’s Church, London:  4

St. George’s Parish, London:  680

St. James’ Church, Richmond:  77

St. John, Roman Catholic College of:  568, 571

St. John’s Church, New York:  332, 336, 340

St. John’s College, Cambridge:  69, 363, 385

St. John’s Episcopal Church, Richmond:  20, 36, 39, 44, 599, 681

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Baltimore:  256, 262, 309, 704

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, New York:  330, 340

Sadler, Mr.:  669

Sadler’s Restaurant:  668

Saltmarsh, A.:  63

Sanders & Ortley, publishers:  318

Sanxey, Mr.:  664

Sanxey’s Book Store, Richmond:  211, 315, 664

Saratoga incident:  433, 452, 464, 517

Sargent, Epes:  516

Sartain, John, engraver:  390, 425, 428, 431; reminiscences of: 354, 393, 421; and Poe: 423; Poe begs for laudanum: 474, 641; cares for Poe: 649-651

Sartain’s Union Magazine:  390, 640, 649; The Bells in: 595

Sartor Resartus by Carlyle:  326

Saturday Chronicle, Philadelphia:  377

Saturday Courier, Philadelphia:  267, 423; Poe in: 263, 266, 278

Saturday Evening Chronicle:  Poe in: 357

Saturday Evening Post:  216, 263, 346, 384, 387, 388, 454, 583

Saturday Museum, Philadelphia:  441, 442, 443, 451

Saturday Visiter, Baltimore:  282, 284, 335, 357; Poe in: 266; awards prize to Poe: 280-282, 292

Saunders, Colonel:  27

Saunders, Mr., librarian:  519

Saunders, S.:  686

Saville, Charles O., clerk:  288, 687, 691, 695

Scenes from Politian:  533

School for Scandal, The, by Richard Brinsley Sheridan:  517

Schwabe, astronomer:  412

Scott, Mr.:  709

Scott, McLurin:  31

Scott, Sir Walter:  57, 106, 107, 350, 372, 400, 707

Scott, Gen. Winfield:  80, 214, 226, 315, 582

Scribner’s Magazine:  662

Scribner’s Monthly:  441, 478

Scribner’s Sons, Charles, publishers:  xiv, 602

Scripture Sketches by N. P. Willis:  543

Seawell, William:  133

Sedgwick, Catherine:  543, 606

Selden, William:  128

Sentinel and Witness:  489

Seven Mountains, The, by H. W. Shoemaker:  364

Sewanee Review:  60, 126

Shakespeare, William:  248, 304, 344, 713

Shapley, R. E.:  586

Sharp, Col. Solomon P.:  720

Shea, John Augustus:  228, 508, 519; and The Raven: 502, 505-507

Shea, Judge George:  228, 505, 506; quoted: 508, 509

Shelley, Percy Bysshe:  71, 84, 106, 141, 224, 450, 594, 636

Shelton, A. Barrett:  136, 151, 152, 189, 657, 702

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

Shelton, Mrs. S. E.:  349

Shephard, B. J.:  686

Shepherd & Pollard:  688

Sherburne, Miss:  454

Sheridan, Richard Brinsley:  448

Sherley, Douglas:  140

Shew, Mrs. Marie Louise:  567, 578, 588, 609, 632; and Poe: 335, 551, 556, 577, 595-599, 607, 618; quoted: 162; at Virginia Poe’s death-bed: 579-581; corresponds with Poe: 579, 643; helps Poe: 582, 583, 592, 606, 641, 643; Poe’s love for: 587, 589, 594; described: 593

Shoemaker, H. W.:  364

Short & Co., publisher:  539

Sigourney, Mrs.:  323, 508

Silence — a Fable:  335, 533

Simmons, Mrs. Samuel F.:  276

Simms, William Gilmore:  327, 402, 539, 547; letter to Poe: 573-575

Simpson, Mr., manager of the Park Theatre:  516

Sinless Child, The, by Mrs. Smith:  560

Siope:  (see Silence — a Fable)

Sixpenny Magazine:  567, 571

Slaughter, Philip:  128

Sleeper, The:  179, 247, 250, 323, 533; quoted: 234

Smerdon, Henry:  707

Smith, Mr., Collector of the Port:  436, 437, 438, 446

Smith, Mrs. (Miss Herring), Poe’s cousin:  579, 580

Smith, A. C., paints portrait of Poe:  475

Smith, Arthur:  131

Smith, Prof. C. Alphonso:  171

Smith, Elizabeth:  (see Arnold, Mrs. Henry)

Smith, Elizabeth Oakes (Mrs. Seba):  515, 519, 541, 542, 547, 593; comments on Poe: 258, 311, 524, 543, 544, 647; salon of: 544; quoted: 545; Poe’s review for: 560, 561; and Mrs. Whitman: 603

Smith, Prophet Joseph:  537

Smith, Samuel S.:  254

Smith, Seba:  407, 508, 542

Smith, William, actor, great-grandfather of Poe:  680

Smith, Hon. William Loughton:  708

Smyth, Prof. A. H.:  343, 425

Smyth, Prof. Ellison A., Jr.:  176

Snodgrass, Dr. James Evans, and Poe:  284; corresponds with Poe: 351, 361, 364, 366, 367-369, 380, 395, 410, 419, 468; and Poe’s death: 671, 672

Snodgrass, W. D.:  525

Snowden, Mrs.:  6

Snyder, John T.:  xiv, 507, 522, 562, 673

Society Library, New York, Poe’s lecture at:  581, 582

Solee, Mr., actor-manager:  5, 7

Solomon, Capt. James:  57

Some Letters of Edgar Allan Poe to E. H. N. Patterson of Oquawka, Illinois, with comments by Eugene Field:  643

Somes, John T.:  133

Some Words with a Mummy:  532; quoted: 537

Song (“I saw thee”):  151

Song of the Winds, The, by J. H. Hewitt:  281

Sons of Temperance, Poe takes oath of:  660

South Carolina, College of:  318

South Carolina Gazette:  707

South Carolina State Gazette:  6

Southern Literary Messenger:  13, 296, 319, 335, 361, 367, 368, 371, 375, 376, 455, 464, 467, 469, 472, 512, 520, 609, 610, 645, 659; Poe in: 79, 87, 265, 294, 295, 304, 406, 422, 426, 431, 485, 507, 514, 521, 611, 613, 637, 642, 643, 674, 711; Poe on: 167, 304, 305, 310, 313-318, 321, 323-332, 348, 612, 644; offices of: 304; and Poe: 538, 660; Cooke’s biography of Poe in: 589; in difficulty: 640; Ingraham on Poe in: 711

Southern Religious Telegraph:  319

South Sea Expedition by J. N. Reynolds:  reviewed by Poe, 674

Sparhawk, Edwin V.:  320

Spectacles, The:  532

Spencer, Mr.:  671

Spicer-Simson, Theodore:  xiv, 177

Spirit of Poesy by Tuckerman:  comment on, by Poe, 440

Spirit of the Times:  442, 454, 462, 561; Poe’s reply to English in: 565

Spirits of the Dead:  364

Spotswood, George W.:  136, 154

Spring, Marcus:  541, 546

Stace, Mary Leighton:  497

Stanard, Jane Stith (“Helen”) (Mrs. Robert); death of:  80, 90, 97, 117, 166, 189, 249; Poe meets: 88; Poe loves: 88-90, 92, 358, 618, 620, 656, 674; (see also “Helen, ” Poe’s)

Stanard, John C.:  87, 89

Stanard, Mrs. Mary Newton:  xiii, 47, 63, 155, 160 (see also Richmond, Its People and Its Story and Valentine Museum Poe Letters)

Stanard, Judge Robert:  87, 88, 90, 118

Stanard, Robert Craig (Bobby):  620, 674; and Poe: 80, 87-90, 92, 97, 303, 315, 611; epitaph of: 90

Stanard, W. G.:  xiii, 87

Stanards, the:  320

Standard, Richmond:  148, 194

Stanton & Butler:  384

Stanzas:  (see In Youth Have I Known)

Star Papers by H. W. Beecher:  497

State Gazette:  707

Steamboat Days by F. E. Dayton:  670

Stephens, Mrs. Ann S.:  542, 581

Stephens, J. L.:  337-339

Sterne, Laurence:  398

Stevenson, Andrew:  195

Stevenson, Robert Louis:  178

Stewart, Norman:  688, 691

Sticks and Stones by L. Mumford:  479

Stocking, Mrs. Jane:  (see Foster, Jane)

Stockton, Cadet:  218

Stoddard, Richard Henry:  84, 322, 522, 523, 541; quoted: 522, 543, 545, 547 (see also Poems by Edgar Allan Poe)

Stoddard, Thomas:  295

Stone, playwright:  516

Strobias, the:  663

Stryker’s Bay Tavern, New York:  483, 490, 491

Studies in English, University of Texas:  107

Stylus, the, proposed magazine of Poe: 349, 351, 434, 435, 440, 441, 450-453, 495, 499, 520, 527, 559, 590, 592, 593, 606, 609, 611, 615, 626, 627, 635, 637, 657; and T. C. Clarke: 441-447, 451, 459, 645; and Patterson: 643-646, 653, 656, 659 (see also Penn)

Sue, Eugené:  597

Sullivan’s Island, Poe on:  170-183

Sully, Julia:  xiii

Sully, Matthew, actor:  683

Sully, Robert (Rob):  393-683; and Poe: 80, 365, 657; describes Poe: 81; paints portrait of Poe: 611

Sully, Thomas, artist:  390, 392, 393, 683; paints portrait of Poe: 81, 365

Sullys, the:  320, 322, 683

Sumner, historian:  483, 536

Sun, Baltimore:  672

Sun, New York:  232, 247, 496, 567; Poe’s Balloon Hoax in: 470

Sunday World-Herald:  511

Survilliers, Count de:  (see Bonaparte, Joseph)

Swallow Barn by J. P. Kennedy:  282

Swift, Jonathan:  552

Sword, Mrs., boarding-house keeper:  256

“Sylph, ” ship John Allan sails on:  31

“Sylvio, ” nom de plume of Poe:  304

Symons, Arthur:  413, 414, 474

System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether, The:  475


TACITUS:  131

Talavera, home of the Talleys:  654, 657, 668

Tale of the Ragged Mountains, A:  143, 463, 481, 532

TALES BY EDGAR A. POE:  531, 573, 590; published: 526, 592

Tales of Hoffmann, The:  275

Tales of the Folio Club, The:  266, 275, 276, 280, 414, 469; wins Baltimore Saturday Visiter prize: 282; Poe attempts to publish: 285, 317, 318; discussed: 299, 414, 470

TALES OF THE GROTESQUE AND ARABESQUE:  177, 342, 424, 526; attempts to publish: 398, 425, 463; published: 178, 372, 402, 509; discussed: 408

Talley, Susan Archer:  (see Weiss, Mrs.)

Talleys, the:  654, 657, 658, 667

Tamerlane: 209, 250, 358, 533, 702, 720; sources of: 118, 141; quoted: 141, 205, 633, 634, 656; discussed: 164, 165

TAMERLANE AND OTHER POEMS:  146, 169; printed: 163-166, 197, 702; format of, 164, 165; destroyed: 183

Taney, Chief Justice Roger B.:  332

Tanner, H. S.:  464

Tarleton, Sir Banastré:  124

Tate, Joseph:  118

Tayle, thief:  73

Taylor, Bayard:  354, 403, 497, 543, 606

Taylor, Thomas:  118

Tazewell, Dr.:  688

Tecumseh by H. G. Colton:  502

“Telegra, ” ship:  31

Tellkamp, Professor:  525

Tell-Tale Heart, The:  440, 450, 454, 486

Templeton’s bookshop:  60

Ten Nights in a Barroom by T. S. Arthur:  516

Tennyson, Alfred Lord:  165, 407, 425, 492, 495, 587

Texas, University of:  107

Thackeray, William Makepeace:  323, 341, 345, 346, 497

Thayer, Colonel:  229, 250; appreciation of, for Poe’s work: 235; Poe’s letter to: 246, 247

Theological Seminary, New Brunswick, N. J.:  254

“Thespis”:  (see Carpenter, C. C.)

Thomas, Miss, actress:  163

Thomas, Belle:  709

Thomas, Calvin:  709

Thomas, Calvin F. S., printer of Tamerlane:  163, 164, 167, 702

Thomas, Dr. Creed:  92, 97, 146

Thomas, Ebenezer S., editor, bookseller, sketch of:  706-710

Thomas, Edward J., letter to Poe:  565

Thomas, Frances:  709

Thomas, Frederick William, editor:  429, 661; quoted: 275, 366, 397, 596, 700, 709; and Poe: 381, 382, 420; corresponds with Poe: 364, 384, 389, 410, 419, 431, 493, 505, 518, 637, 709; sketch of: 373, 706, 709, 711; tries to get government position for Poe: 389, 395, 396, 409, 434, 438, 440, 447, 449

Thomas, G.:  712, 716

Thomas, Isaiah, publisher, printer, sketch of:  706, 709

Thomas, Lewis:  709

Thomas, Martha:  163, 709

Thomas, Mary:  709

Thomas, Susan:  709

Thomas & Male:  707

Thompson, Giovanni, artist:  603

Thompson, John R., editor:  521, 611, 645, 654; rescues Poe: 609; and Poe: 610, 611, 613, 660; and Patterson: 659; Poe borrows money from: 667; Poe gives ms. of Annabel Lee to: 668

Thornton, Mrs.:  73

Thornton, Anthony R.:  16

Thornton, Dr. Philip:  40, 73

Thorwaldsen, sculptor:  709

Thou Art the Man:  475

Three Sundays in a Week:  573

Ticknor, Caroline:  602, 623

Ticknor, George:  123

Ticknor, William D.:  corresponds with Poe, 548, 578

Ticknor & Fields, publishers:  578

Tid-bits:  267

Times, New York:  463, 708, 720

Times Book Review, New York:  720

Times-Democrat, New Orleans:  123, 140

Timothy & Mason:  707

To —:  533

To Allegra Florence in Heaven by T. H. Chivers, quoted:  489

To F—:  514, 533; quoted: 544

To F—s S. O—d:  533

To Helen:  247, 249, 323, 413, 528, 533, 599, 619; sources of: 88; quoted: 90, 234

To lanthe in Heaven:  364

To Mary:  270, 314

Tomlin, John, editor:  373; corresponds with Poe: 389, 409, 455, 456; Wilmer’s letter to: 456, 458

To My Mother:  642; quoted: 599

To One in Paradise:  533

Tortesa by N. P. Willis, reviewed by Poe:  361, 497

To Sarah (“Sylvio”):  304, 314

To Science:  216, 225, 252, 533

To the River —:  533

Tournefort, Joseph P. de:  142

Townsend, Mr.:  708

To Zante:  146, 323, 533

Traveller’s Guide, The, by H. S. Tanner:  464

Travels in Arabia Petræa by J. L. Stephens:  337, 338; reviewed by Poe: 339

Treasure Island by Stevenson:  178

Tree, Maria, singer:  340

Tribune, New York:  506, 509, 546

Trinity College, Dublin:  81

Trumbull, artist:  335

Tubbs, Charles, actor:  4-6; marries Elizabeth Smith-Arnold: 5, 681, 853 (see also Smith, Elizabeth)

Tubbs, Mrs. Charles:  (see Smith, Elizabeth)

Tucker, Beverley, critic:  13, 317

Tucker, Prof. George:  123, 133, 142, 146

Tucker, Thomas Goode:  126, 127, 129, 138, 140

Tuckerman, Henry T.:  440, 526

Tuhey, sailor:  267, 275

Turtle Bay, Poe and his family at:  552-556

“Tusculum, The”:  (see Delphian Club)

Tutwiler, Henry:  128

Twain, Mark:  507

Twice-Told Tales by Hawthorne, reviewed by Poe:  426

Tyler, John, President:  389, 396, 435, 446, 450

Tyler, John:  450

Tyler, John H.:  562

Tyler, Robert, tries to get appointment for Poe:  396, 434-436, 438, 443, 444, 446, 447, 450

Tyrell, Mr., quoted:  482

Tyson, Gen. J. W.:  436


Ulalume:  472, 575, 588, 589, 624, 665; sources of: 422, 423, 584; Poe recites: 665

“Ultima Thule” portrait of Poe:  623

Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Mrs. H. B. Stowe: 536

Undine by Fouqué: reviewed by Poe, 382

Union Hotel, Richmond:  101

Union Line (steamers):  254

Union Magazine:  608; fails: 640

United States Gazette:  346

United States Hotel, Baltimore:  671

United States Hotel, New York: 552

United States Hotel, Philadelphia:  255, 351, 423, 424

United States Military Academy:  Poe contemplates: 190, 191; Poe appointed to: 214; Poe attends: 215, 218-235; Poe’s room at: 227, 228, 231-233; Poe’s drinking at: 231; subscriptions for Poems in: 234; Poe’s court-martial: 237, 238-240; Poe’s dismissal from: 240; Poe leaves: 240; dedication of Poe’s Poems to: 247

United States Military Magazine: 383

United States Review and Literary Gazette: 164

United States Saturday Post:  accuses Poe of plagiarism, 454; Poe in: 454

Unpublished Documents Relating to Poe’s Early Years by Killis Campbell:  60

Upsher, Mr.:  444

Usher, Mr.:  6, 9

Usher, Elizabeth:  683

Usher, Thomas:  683


Valentine, A:  642

Valentine, Anne Moore, Poe’s “aunt”:  37, 53-55, 61, 64, 72-74, 77, 83, 86, 95, 116, 183, 212, 272, 274, 280, 287, 302, 682; and Poe: 16, 58-60, 148, 188; affection of, for Poe: 22, 40, 43, 95, 120, 147; described: 28, 162; and Poe: 59, 60, 77, 148, 188; helps Poe: 70, 112, 161, 208, 702; John Allan proposes to: 214; in will of William Galt: 289, 690; an orphan: 683; in will of John Allan: 692, 694

Valentine, Edward:  47, 50; Poe appeals to: 626

Valentine, Edward, V., quoted:  xi, xiii, 16, 47, 51-61, 72, 79, 118, 120, 126, 140, 187, 590, 612, 654, 655, 657, 668, 682, 683

Valentine, Granville S.:  xiii

Valentine, John, of Fordham:  581

Valentine, Mary, of Fordham:  581

Valentine Museum, Richmond:  x, xiv, 62

Valentine Museum Collection:  (see Valentine Museum Poe Letters)

Valentine Museum Poe Letters:  x, 39, 62, 70, 130, 134, 145, 155, 160, 181, 184, 190, 193, 200, 201, 206, 212, 214, 215, 218, 221, 222, 226, 236, 244, 260, 264-267, 273, 279, 303, 326, 668

Valentines, the, of Fordham:  571, 581

Valley of the Many-Colored Grass, The:  252

Valley of Unrest, The:  234, 247, 249, 260, 472, 533, 596

Van Cleef, Augustus:  268, 427

Van Cotts, the:  572

Van Sychel, Elijah, wine merchant:  392

Vega, Julian de, sea captain:  180

Vermont, University of:  573

Vernor, Hood & Sharp, London:  707

Vernor & Hood, London:  707

Vicar of Wakefield, The, by Goldsmith:  344

Victoria, Queen:  519

Villon, François:  635

Vinci, Leonardo da:  336, 448

Virginia, claimed by Poe as home:  9

Virginia Historical Association:  xiii, 87

Virginia Hot Springs, the Allans at:  280

Virginia Players:  7, 8, 14, 15, 36

Virginia Polytechnic Institute:  176

Virginia Quarterly Review:  121

Virginia State Library:  xiv

Virginia State Library Archives:  99

Virginia State Papers, Calendar of:  102

Virginia State Senate Journal:  77

Virginia, University of:  xiii, xiv, 106, 112, 118-120, 211, 221, 278, 588, 595, 656, 661; Poe matriculates at: 120, 121, 701; Poe a student at: 121-147, 219, 224, Alumni Bulletin (q. v.) Records of: 120; founded by Jefferson: 121-124; Poe’s room at: 125, 138, 140, 227; fighting in: 131, 132; Poe’s gambling at: 133-136, 139, 149; Poe’s drinking at: 136-141; Poe’s debts in: 145; John Allan removes Poe from: 701; letters from: 712-716

Visionary, The:  285

Voltaire:  130

Von Jung, the Mystific:  336

Von Kempelen and his Discovery:  539

Von Kempelen Article:  638

Voyage to the Moon, A (Poe):  283

Voyage to the Moon, A, by Prof. George Tucker:  143


WADDELL, COVENTRY:  540

Wagner, Philip:  432

Waif, The, by Longfellow:  reviewed by Poe, 502

Walch, Mr. (Welsh?):  690

Walch (Walsh?), Jane:  690

Walker, Joseph W.:  discovers Poe in final collapse, 672

Wallace, Charles M.:  610, 611

Wallace, William R.:  474, 490

Walsh, Mr., editor:  198, 200

Walsh, John:  265

Walshes, the, relatives of John Allan:  57, 97

“Waltham, ” brig:  170

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

War of 1812, affects trade:  24

Warden, Mrs. James (Herring):  275, 417, 431, 434

Warwick, Corbin:  288, 289, 693, 694

Washington, D. C., Poe’s disastrous visit to:  443-448, 449

Washington, Judge Bushrod:  44, 85

Washington, George:  98, 205

Washington Hospital, Baltimore, Poe dies in:  673-675

Was Poe Immoral? by Mrs. Whitman:  619

Watson, Henry S., musical critic:  510

Watters, Miss:  530

Waverley by Scott:  401

Webb, Capt.:  170

Webster, Daniel:  538

Webster, Noah:  536

Weekly Mirror:  494

Weekly Universe:  430

Weiss, Mrs. Susan Archer:  14, 84, 186, 273, 441, 462, 487, 556, 559, 612, 613, 639, 652, 654, 657; Poe’s letter to: 626; and Poe: 661, 662, 667; Poe gives, ms. of For Annie: 668 (see also Home Life of Poe, The)

Welby, Mrs.:  514

Welch and Walter, engravers:  475

Wellesley, Lord:  31

Welsh, Sandy, tavernkeeper:  478, 483, 487

Were, Mr.:  27

Wertenbaker, William:  127, 130, 133, 146

Wessinger, Mr.:  714

West Central Hotel, London:  59

West Point:  (see United States Military Academy)

Whig, Richmond:  187, 286, 611, 658, 660, 684

Whipple, Mr.:  530

Whitall, William Van R.:  xiv

White Eagle Political Club, Poe writes song for:  500

White, Eliza:  304, 315, 319, 322, 431, 514, 580

White, Jessie:  461

White, Kirke:  106

White, Thomas Wylkes, editor:  319, 363, 371, 373, 386, 388, 393, 426, 431, 512, 638, 664; corresponds with Poe: 87, 295-297; Kennedy writes: 297; described: 295; Poe works for: 302-305, 315, 316, 320, 322, 330; dismisses Poe: 309, 327, 329, 330; fatherly letter to Poe: 310; house episode of: 320, 321

Whitelock, Mr., actor:  5

Whitlock, W., Jr.:  37

Whitman, John Winslow:  603

Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen:  88, 97, 322, 467, 545, 560, 582, 599, 605, 614, 632, 634, 635, 639, 647; first seen by Poe: 527, 528, 601; reads verses to The Raven: 593, 606; described: 602-604; and Mrs. Smith: 603, 604; and Poe: 607, 609, 621-631 corresponds with Poe: 615-621; meets Poe: 616; marriage contract of: 627

Whitman, Walt:  600

Whitney, Mr.:  361

Whittier, John Greenleaf:  346, 536

Whitty, J. H., referred to:  455 (see also Complete Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, The)

Why the Little Frenchman Wears his Hand in a Sling:  63, 372, 413

Wickham, Cary:  86

Wickliffe, Mr., fight of:  132

Widdleton, W. J., publisher:  134, 421

Widow Meagle’s Oyster Parlor:  267

Wiley, Mr.:  531, 573

Wiley & Putnam, publishers:  339, 519, 592; published The Raven: 178, 533, 592; published Poe’s Tales: 526, 527, 573, 590, 592

William and Mary College:  28

William Blake, His Philosophy and Symbols by Damon:  604

Williams, John G.:  289, 694, 696

Williams, Stanley T.:  623

William Wilson:  364, 367, 413, 584; sources of: 11, 67, 69, 70; quoted: 68; Irving’s criticism of: 367

William Wirt Literary Institute, Poe lectures before:  461

Willis, Eola:  7, 8

Willis, Imogen:  543, 546

Willis, Nathaniel Parker, editor:  361, 393, 405, 507, 508, 521, 541, 543, 606, 646, 716; corresponds with Poe: 394, 395, 572, 573, 577, 579; Mrs. Clemm calls on: 494; Poe works for: 495-498, 502, 511; sketch of: 495-498; and Poe’s lecture: 508; salon of: 514; entertains: 546; in The Literati: 549; at Virginia Poe’s funeral: 581; helps Poe: 587, 589, 590

Willis, Mrs. N. P.:  543

Wills, Mrs. Elizabeth, mistress of John Allan:  35, 287, 288, 694

Wilmer, Lambert A., editor:  216, 280, 357, 362; and Poe: 284, 285, 421; Poe suspects attack by: 456; letter to Tomlin: 456, 458; writes Merlin: 170, 656, 703

Wilson, Professor:  368, 419

Wilson, Prof. James Southall:  xiii, 39, 575, 582, 590, 600

Winfree, Mary:  296, 304

Wirt, William:  198, 711

Wisconsin, University of:  434

Wistar, Dr.:  345

Witherspoon, John:  254

Woodberry, Prof. George E.:  referred to: vii, xiv, 4, 6, 10, 44, 54, 87, 104, 105, 163, 167, 186, 206, 223, 259, 294, 299, 326, 370, 492, 566, 567, 569, 573, 575, 609, 631, 643, 650, 681, 704 (see also Life of Edgar Allan Poe, The)

Woode, Daniel:  27

Woodman, spare that Tree! by G. P. Morris:  341, 542

Wordsworth, William:  71, 106, 141, 224, 248, 362, 608

Works of Byron, The, edited by R. E. Prothero:  72

Worth, Colonel:  195

Worth, Lieut. Col. W. J.:  195

Wortham, Richard E., & Co.:  20

Wren, Sir Christopher:  351

Wyatt, Charles Handfield:  704

Wyatt, Prof. Thomas:  355-357

Wyman, Mary Alice:  258


X-ING A PARAGRAPH [[PARAGRAB]]:  495


Yale Review:  623

Yale University:  496

Yale University Press:  623

Yankee and Boston Literary Gazette:  207; review of Al Aaraaf in: 208, 210, 719; Tamerlane in: 634

Yarrington, Mrs., Poe’s landlady:  311, 313, 316, 318, 319, 322

Young, author of Narcissa:  543

Young Man’s Sunday Book, The:  referred to: 269

Young’s, book-sellers:  707


Zante:  (see To Zante)

Zophiel, or the Bride of Seven, by Maria G. Brooks:  341


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