THE PROFESSIONAL HUMORIST

Edgar Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

From

Puck, Volumes 9-11

2 poems by R. K. MUNKITTRICK: “THE PROFESSIONAL HUMORIST” & “TO A VIRTUOUS VENDER”

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THE PROFESSIONAL HUMORIST TO A VIRTUOUS VENDER

 

VALENTINE wick

 

Undressing REMATED HALVES CONTRAST

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3 comments

  1. Is that really Edgar Allan Poe? I’ve only seen him with a mustache, so I’m so amazed right now. As someone with a literary blog, I’m so into Poe, and I feel like I should have recognized him!

    1. Hi, I think it’s Poe. I can’t find the picture anywhere online but here:

      Last Letters of Edgar Allan Poe to Sarah Helen Whitman
      https://archive.org/stream/lastlettersofedg00poeeiala#page/n9/mode/2up

      Here is another Poe without a mustache:

      Works of Edgar Allan Poe : newly collected and edited, with a memoir, critical introductions, and notes (1894)
      https://archive.org/stream/worksofedgaralla01poee#page/n11/mode/2up

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