"The Pit and the Pendulum

"The Pit and the Pendulum

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This is a collection of dark and morbid tales from the father of gothic fiction.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 130 x 200 x 18mm | 188g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0753807238
  • 9780753807231

About Edgar Allan Poe

Christopher Bigsby is |Professor of American Studies at the University of East Anglia, and is Director of the Arthur Miller Centre there. Born Boston, Mass, 1809, d.1849. Deserted by his father, and his mother died when he was two. Raised by John Allan, a merchant, and his wife Frances. Published his first work, Tamerlaine and Other Poems, in 1827; The Raven and Other Poems was a Great success in 1845. His many stories are collected in Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Died of drink in Baltimore.show more

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