How Does Edgar Allan Poe Use Imagery

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Imagery in poems help the reader see deeper into a story. It paints a picture in their mind and creates a vivid background. In the three poems "The Raven", "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" and "Diving into the Wreck", all have a great amount of imagery in each. Imagery is very useful in poems to keep the reader's attention. The imagery in "The Raven" creates an eerie mood, while in "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" the imagery creates a peaceful mood, and in "Diving into the Wreck" creates suspense.
First, in Edgar Allen Poe's "The Raven", imagery is everywhere throughout the poem. For example, Poe writes, "open here I flung the shutter, when, with many a flirt and flutter / in there stepped a stately raven of the saintly days of yore." The eerie