Poe

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POE

abbr.
1. port of embarkation
2. port of entry

Poe

(pəʊ)
n
(Biography) Edgar Allan. 1809–49, US short-story writer, poet, and critic. Most of his short stories, such as The Fall of the House of Usher (1839) and the Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque (1840), are about death, decay, and madness. The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1841) is regarded as the first modern detective story

POE

abbreviation for
1. (Military) military port of embarkation
2. port of entry

Poe

(poʊ)

n.
Edgar Allan, 1809–49, U.S. short-story writer and poet.

POE

1. port of embarkation.
2. port of entry.
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Translations

POE

[ˌpiːəʊˈiː] n abbr
(=port of embarkation) → port m d'embarquement
(=port of entry) → port m de débarquement
References in classic literature ?
THIS stanza from "The Raven" was recommended by James Russell Lowell as an inscription upon the Baltimore monument which marks the resting place of Edgar Allan Poe, the most interesting and original figure in American letters.
Born in poverty at Boston, January 19 1809, dying under painful circumstances at Baltimore, October 7, 1849, his whole literary career of scarcely fifteen years a pitiful struggle for mere subsistence, his memory malignantly misrepresented by his earliest biographer, Griswold, how completely has truth at last routed falsehood and how magnificently has Poe come into his own, For "The Raven," first published in 1845, and, within a few months, read, recited and parodied wherever the English language was spoken, the half-starved poet received $10
Alone" is stated to have been written by Poe in the album of a Baltimore lady (Mrs.
And there it was again, the division of labour, the special knowledge of the pilot and captain which permitted the stout gentleman to read my special knowledge on Poe while they carried him safely from Sausalito to San Francisco.
Poe, get the release papers, if you please"; and then he fell to writing again.
He had some analytical genius, no doubt; but he was by no means such a phenomenon as Poe appeared to imagine.