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Edgar Allan Poe : a collection of stories.

Book Book (1992.)
Description: 236 p. ; 18 cm.
Publisher: New York : TOR, 1992.
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  • ISBN: 0812504550 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780812504552 (pbk.)
General Note: "A Tom Doherty Associates, Inc. Book."
"TOR classic"--Spine.
Contents: Metzengerstein -- MS. found in a bottle -- Ligeia -- The fall of the house of Usher -- The murders in the Rue Morgue -- A descent into the maelström -- Never bet the devil your head -- The oval portrait -- The masque of the red death -- The pit and the pendulum -- The tell-tale heart -- The black cat -- The premature burial -- The purloined letter -- The sphinx -- The cask of Amontillado -- Hop-frog: or, the eight chained ourang-outangs.
Summary: Hold your breath as a prisoner lies helpless in the dark, with cutting death swinging over him. Experience the creeping dread of a man whose betrayal leads to shocking murder--and an unlikely tomb. Feel your heart pound as a killer is tormented by his victim's tell-tale vengeance. These tales of the macabre introduce a darker side of human nature.
  • Baker & Taylor
    A collection of short stories by the master of macabre introduces young readers to Poe's classic visions of torture, madness, and being buried alive. Original.
  • Baker & Taylor
    A collection of short stories by the master of macabre introduces young readers to Poe's classic visions of madness, torture, and being buried alive
  • McMillan Palgrave

    Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story. Appropriate "reader friendly" type sizes have been chosen for each title—offering clear, accurate, and readable text. All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords.

    This edition of Edgar Allan Poe includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by S. T. Joshi.

Citation:

Poe, Edgar Allan. "Edgar Allan Poe : a collection of stories." New York : TOR, 1992.

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