Tales of Mystery and Imagination

Tales of Mystery and Imagination

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This title includes an introduction and notes by John S. Whitley, University of Sussex. This collection of Poe's best stories contains all the terrifying and bewildering tales that characterize his work. As well as the Gothic horror of "The Pit and the Pendulum", "The Fall of the House of Usher", "The Premature Burial" and "The Tell-Tale Heart", all of Poe's Auguste Dupin stories are included.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 126 x 198 x 16.76mm | 185.97g
  • Herts, United Kingdom
  • English
  • notes, bibliography
  • 1853260134
  • 9781853260131
  • 2,141,823

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The best classic stories beautifully retold in easy English and illustrated in full colour.
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About Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-49) gilt als bedeutendster Vertreter der amerikanischen Romantik und als Urvater der Kriminal- und phantastischen Literatur. Seine Kriminal- und Gruselgeschichten sind, ob als Gedicht oder Erzählung, in besonderem Maße von seinem analytischen Scharfsinn und seinem Hang zum Makaberen geprägt und haben einen großen Einfluss auch auf die europäische Literatur ausgeübt.
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