Edgar Allan Poe's tales of the mysterious and the morbid continue to thrill readers.This collection of stories includes The Raven, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Fall of the House of Usher, and The Murders in the Rue Morgue, as well as some less familiar stories.
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Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) reigns unrivaled in his mastery of mystery.Born in Boston, he was orphaned at age three, expelled from West Point for gambling, and became an alcoholic.In 1836 he secretly wed his thirteen-year-old cousin. The Raven, published in 1845, made Poe famous.He died in 1849 under what remain suspicious circumstances.
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Book Description HarperLargePrint, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0060197226