English Assignment Edgar Allan Poe Agrupamento Vertical de Escola de Avis E.B. Mestre de Avis compiled from the assignments from 9 th grade students, classes A and B Red Death by Carolina Neves
Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts. His parents died and he was taken to Richmond, Virginia, to be raised by John Allan, a successful merchant, and his wife. At 6, he went to a private school.
He returned to the US in 1820 and continued to study in private schools. He attended the University of Virginia for a year, but he had drinking and gambling problems and his father forced him to work as a clerk. Poe quit his job and went to Boston. Then he was in the US army and as expelled for neglecting his duties.