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Questions about the novel 'The Narrative of Author Gordon Pym' by Edgar Allen Poe. Questions about this work should be tagged with [edgar-allen-poe].

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Why does Poe's “Arthur Gordon Pym” become so Technical and Scientific all of a sudden?

I was re-reading Edgar Allen Poe's magnificently disturbing novel, The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, this last month and began to wonder why suddenly, starting with Chapter 14 and going ...