Best of Poe, The | Prestwick House | Prestwick HouseEdgar Allan Poe—his name conjures up thoughts of hearts beating long after their owners are dead, of disease and plague amid wealth, of love that extends beyond the grave, and of black ravens who utter o. Edgar Allan Poe—his name conjures up thoughts of hearts beating long after their owners are dead, of disease and plague amid wealth, of love that extends beyond the grave, and of black ravens who utter only one word. Alive with hypnotic sounds and mesmerizing rhythms, his poetry captures both the splendor and devastation of love, life, and death. His stories teem with irony and black humor, in addition to plot twists and surprise endings. The thirty-three selections in The Best of Poe highlight his unique qualities. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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The Best of Poe: The Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, The Cask of Amontillado, and 30 Others
Author, poet, and literary critic, Edgar Allan Poe is credited with pioneering the short story genre, inventing detective fiction, and contributing to the development of science fiction. Part of the American Romantic Movement, Poe was one of the first writers to make his living exclusively through his writing, working for literary journals and becoming known as a literary critic. His works have been widely adapted in film. Edgar Allan Poe died of a mysterious illness in at the age of It was the eye. The dull, sightless, vulture's eye that shredded his final nerve This is a story from the Fall of the House of Usher collection
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Edgar Allan Poe remains to this day one of the most brilliant writers that America had ever produced during the last century. His stories from the macabre to the supernatural still resonate with many of his fans to this day. Here is a list of some of this most famous works starting with the beating heart. This book contains quite a few short stories but the outstanding one happens to be the tell-tale heart. This short story manages to stand out from the others mainly on account of the way the author manages to ratchet up the tension with nearly every paragraph.
Login or create an account to view. Poe is a name that conjures up thoughts of hearts beating beneath floorboards long after their owners are dead, of disease and plague amid wealth, and of love that extends beyond the grave. Explore the mysterious allure and genius of Edgar Allan Poe with your students by using our anthology of 33 of his greatest poems and stories, complete with helpful reading pointers and a glossary. Our Literary Touchstone Classics are unabridged, complete texts, and come with unbelievable prices. Sturdy bindings, premium paper, and American-made construction are always used to ensure you get the most out of your Literary Touchstone Classic, perfect for any classroom or library. Home About Us Login.