The Raven - Edgar Allan Poe

The Raven

By Edgar Allan Poe

  • Release Date: 1845-01-01
  • Genre: Poetry
Score: 4.5
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Description

Poet tells of a talking raven's mysterious visit to a distraught lover, tracing the man's slow fall into madness. The lover, often identified as being a student, is lamenting the loss of his love, Lenore. Sitting on a bust of Pallas, the raven seems to further instigate his distress with its constant repetition of the word "Nevermore". The poem makes use of a number of folk and classical references.

Reviews

  • I DONT KNOW WHAT I JUST READ. :D

    5
    By ImOnABoat!!!
    The words were so big and complex, that I wasn't understanding what was happening. Overall, I thought it was a great book. It reminded me of the book " the old lady who swallowed a fly". So many plot twists. I will read this book nevermore!!!!!!!!!!
  • Amazing

    5
    By Tonydaboss52
    This poem is amazing! Edgar Alan Poe is the best!
  • It good

    5
    By Go the builder
    I likey
  • Beautiful

    5
    By Jessica45870
    This piece of poetry written by Edgar Allan Poe is marvelous , I highly recommend it after reading many of his works it's changed my view on many things . He makes things dark and make sense with what he writes .
  • Review

    5
    By CrashNSack
    I loved it I love all his books I think Tell Tale Heart was the best
  • Great!

    5
    By skeem56
    Great book!
  • very good

    4
    By morganhawes
    very interesting and deep
  • Awesome

    5
    By _Ana<3_
    This book has so much meaning and I recommend it to all that love Edgar Allen Poe
  • The raven

    5
    By Nathan bob bob bob ob
    Awesome
  • Horridly beautiful story

    5
    By HumorMom8306
    Edgar Allen Poe is one of my favorite writers and I love all of his books! 😱+😊=😃