Tales of terror

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Six of Poe's most macabre tales are presented in this powerfully illustrated edition that comes with an unabridged CD narration of four of the shorter tales. The classic tales included on the 75 minute CD and read by Edward Blake are "The Masque of the Red Death," "The Black Cat," "The Tell-Tale Heart," and "The Cask of Amontillado." The two longer tales in the collection are the heart-stopping "The Pit and the Pendulum" and the chilling "The Fall of the House of Usher." In addition to his striking woodcut-type illustrations, Michael McCurdy has written fascinating headnotes about the origin of each tale and an introduction about Poe.
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title_display Tales of terror
title_full Tales of terror / Edgar Allan Poe ; illustrated with an introduction and notes by Michael McCurdy
Tales of terror [electronic resource] / Edgar Allan Poe
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Children's stories, American
Horror stories
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Horror tales, Juvenile
Short stories
Short stories, American
Short stories, Juvenile