Edgar Allan Poe

EDGAR ALLAN POE and his cosmology

Great intellects guess well.
Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)

eine schone Leistung eines ungewohnlich selbstandigen Geistes
(a very beautiful achievement of an unusually independent mind)
Albert Einstein, 1934 (after reading Eureka)

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This site is mostly devoted to the discussion and analysis of Eureka, the prose poem where Poe presents his original and surprisingly modern cosmology. Here you will also find a list of links to other sites containing information about Poe, his life and works, as well as essays on Poe and science.

Alberto Cappi Home Page E-Mail: cappi@astbo3.bo.astro.it

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Page created in 1994. Last update: December 1, 2005.