Line(s) of the Day #EdgarAllenPoe

Edgar Allen Poe quote

There is no exquisite beauty…without some strangeness in the proportion.

Legendary Boston-born American writer Edgar Allen Poe (1809 – 1849), who as well as being known for his Gothic style, also helped set up the detective genre.


7 thoughts on “Line(s) of the Day #EdgarAllenPoe

  1. Serendipity? I just commented on a caragale post about Hannibal that I wonder if Poe would even be phased by the graphic nature of modern television. I remember reading The Tell-Tale Heart as a young man and I can still hear that heartbeat!

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