Answer: There are 12 known copies of “Tamerlane and Other Poems” by what author?

The Question: There are 12 known copies of “Tamerlane and Other Poems” by what author?

Robert Frost
Edgar Allan Poe
Walt Whitman
William Blake

“Tamerlane and Other Poems” is the first book ever written by Edgar Allan Poe. He claimed to have written the work before he turned 14 and printed just 50 copies of the collection in 1827 under the pseudonym “A Bostonian.” Of those original copies, only 12 are thought to still exist, making the book one of the rarest and most valuable works of American literature.

The correct answer is Edgar Allan Poe.

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