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Dore Illustration - Raven - Lost Lenore

Dore Illustration - Raven - Lost Lenore Poetry American History Famous People Social Studies Visual Arts Nineteenth Century Life

Gustave Dore, a popular artist, drew this scene for Poe's "The Raven."  It depicts the narrator sorrowfully thinking about his lost love:

Eagerly I wished the morrow; - vainly I had sought to borrow
From my books surcease of sorrow - sorrow for the lost Lenore -

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Media Credits

Gustave Dore illustration, for Poe's "The Raven," online courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

 

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