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Twenty Prose Poems by Baudelaire and The Unknown Poe

A curious fact about American literary history is that Edgar Allan Poe‘s works became popular throughout Europe┬álong before anyone in the states recognized Poe’s talent. This recognition was largely due to the efforts of Charles Baudelaire, whose own emergence as … Continue reading

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