Edgar Allan Poe - Author
1809-1849
American
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity

Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) was an American writer who, despite being plagued by problems with drink, drugs, gambling, depression and madness, created a body of work which has had a lasting influence on three genres: fantasy and science fiction, detective fiction and horror stories

Books by Edgar Allan Poe