Supernatural Horror in Literature/Edgar Allan Poe reflective critic to deny the tremendous value of his work and the persuasive potency of his. Romanticism and the Supernatural in Edgar Allan Poe's Ligeia Understanding the meaning of the literary period is challenging. Romanticism.
In the eighteen-thirties occurred a literary dawn directly affecting not only the history of the weird tale, but that of short fiction as a whole; and. for it came in the person of our most illustrious and unfortunate fellow- countryman Edgar Allan Poe. Poe's fame has been subject to curious undulations, and it.
Poe's Short Stories. Critical Essays Edgar Allan Poe and Romanticism. Among England's great Romantic writers are William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, and Sir Walter Scott. An artistic movement of the late s, Romanticism led poets such as Edgar Allan Poe to revere originality, free thinking, idealism, the supernatural and mystic.