Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe
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Masque of the Red Death
By Edgar Allan Poe

The Masque of the Red Death

and Other Stories

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Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe

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However you try to escape it, horror is always there Outside the abbey's armoured walls, the common poor are ravaged by a grisly pestilence known as the 'Red Death', while within, safe and untroubled, the happy Prince Prospero hosts lavish entertainments. But, in their immodest comfort, the Prince and his guests are not as safe as they hope from the horrors of the outside world ...In "The Masque of the Red Death" and other tales of gothic horror, Edgar Allan Poe writes as no one else ever has of creeping, mounting terrors - of torments of ingenious, malevolent tormentors and of a mind's own sickening madness.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780141038827
ISBN-10: 0141038829
Format: Paperback
(181mm x 111mm x 13mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Penguin Classics
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 2-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 49), was born in Boston, USA. He was a short-story writer, editor and literary critic, and is considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is considered the inventor the detective-fiction genre.

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