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February 22, 2014

Edgar Allan Poe - The Philosophy of Furniture

"The Philosophy of Furniture is an essay written by American author Edgar Allan Poe published in 1840. An unusual work by Poe, whose more typical works include horror tales like "The Tell-Tale Heart," the essay is essentially Poe's theories on interior decorating."

From Burton’s Gentleman’s Magazine, May 1840.

Posted by Ghost of a flea at February 22, 2014 10:14 AM