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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.

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

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