Facts about the Poem “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe
- Poe’s wife, Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe, was deathly ill as he wrote the poem.
- Written in 1945, the poem gained him a lot of recognition and made him a household name at the time.
- Though the poem was widely known it didn’t make him very much money, he got scammed by publishing company copyright laws.
- Beautiful and Gothic
- Features a skull. Skulls never go out of style.
- Measures 13″ Across
- Takes 1 AA battery (not included)