Poems and Essays on the Poet Art

This antiquarian volume contains a complete collection of poems and essays on the poet art by Edgar Allan Poe. Contents include: “Edgar Allan Poe, World-Author, by Charles F. Richardson”, “Tamerlane”, “Dreams”, “Spirits of the Dead”, “Evening Star”, “A Dream Within a Dream”, “In Youth have I Known One with whom the Earth”, “A Dream”, “The Happiest Day, the Happiest Hour”, and more.

Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849) was an American author, editor, poet, and critic. Most famous for his stories of mystery and horror, he was one of the first American short story writers, and is widely considered to be the inventor of the detective fiction genre.

We are republishing Poems and Essays on the Poet Art now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.


Here, at edgarallanpoe.co.uk, you can find the best of this fantastic author’s novels, short stories, essays, and poems.

You can also find a biography of Edgar Allan Poe, along with some of his most famous quotes and loved poems.

Through republishing works such as ‘Poems and Essays on the Poet Art’, it is hoped that the writing of this author of mystery and the macabre, can continue to delight – almost two centuries after its initial publication.