Edgar Allan Poe
The story of his life
Poe's young life
In 1821 he went to New York City where he had some of his poetry published. He submitted several stories to a number of magazines,but they were all rejected. In 1835 he got a job as an editor at a newspaper company,and the next year he married his 13 year old cousin, Virginia.In 1836 he moved Philadelphia where he wrote "Ligeia" and "The haunted Palace" In 1844 he moved back to New York and became a editor at The Broadway Journal,but a year later the journal ran out of money and he was out of job away. Virginia died in 1847 and Poe fell into depression.
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