Author Edgar Allan Poe’s death October of 1849 is still a mystery all these years later. One of the most famous writers of mystery and the macabre, the circumstances surrounding Poe’s death are worthy of one of his own short stories. In this article Writer’s Relief found at Smithsonianmag.com, several surprising theories are explored. Alcohol withdrawal? Rabies? Carbon monoxide poisoning? Murder?
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