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Mr. & Mrs. Poe in a play role... Edgar Allan Poe's parents..



Item # 677618

October 01, 1807

BOSTON GAZETTE, Oct. 1, 1807.
 
* Edgar Allan Poe's father & mother theater ad
 
On page 3 under "Boston Theatre" is a listing for a play called "HONEY MOON", with Mr. Poe as "Rolando" and Mrs. Poe as "Zamora" This was the mother & father of Edgar Allan Poe, the famous author and poet. Rare to find such ads in period newspapers.
News of the day with other interesting ads. Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War