who was jane stith stanard to edgar allan poe what poem was witten about her?greenspun.com : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread
jane stith stanard was the mother of one of poes friends she took interest in him and he loved her as a mother and lover he was in his early teens about this time is there any other info that could be useful to study about her and was annabel lee written for his wife virginia clemm?
-- Anonymous, January 27, 2003
"annabel lee" was written for his wife. "To Helen" was inspired by jane stith stanard.
-- Anonymous, August 17, 2004