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A Whiff of Wilde, a Pinch of Poe, and a Frisson of FrostAuthor: Edgar Allan Poe, Elliot Engel (Ph.D.), Oscar Wilde, Robert Frost Narrator: Simon Vance, Various Narrators, Stefan Rudnicki, Gabrielle de Cuir, Bronson Pinchot, Cassandra Campbell, Efrem Zimbalist, Elliot Engel (Ph.D.), Stephen Fry, Arte Johnson, Roger Rees, Michael York, Christopher Cazenove, David Warner, Kevin McCarthy, Roscoe Lee Browne, Elliott Gould, Melissa Manchester, Jean Smart, Joel Grey, Michael Tucker, Alfre Woodard, Gregory Hines Audiobook
They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most readers, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown—until now. In this utterly captivating book, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature’s elite. In lieu of stuffy biographical sketches, Engel provides fascinating anecdotes.
You’ll never look at these literary giants the same way again.