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Obituary of Edgar Allan Poe Written by Rufus Griswold

Although he wrote this obituary without signing his own name, Rufus Griswold was suspected by Poe's friends of writing the unflattering portrayal. It was originally published in the New York Tribune on October 9, 1849.

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Media Credits

Poe obituary published in the New York Tribune, written by Rufus Griswold. Online via the University of Virginia Magazine.

 

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