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Tales of mystery and terror

by Edgar Allan Poe

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Published by ABDO Pub. in Edina, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror tales, American,
  • Detective and mystery stories, American,
  • Horror stories,
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint. Originally published: New York : Playmore : Waldman Pub., 1990.

    StatementEdgar Allan Poe ; adapted by Marjorie P. Katz ; illustrations by Pablo Marcos Studios.
    SeriesGreat illustrated classics
    ContributionsKatz, Marjorie P., Pablo Marcos Studio.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P7515 Takn 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3955079M
    ISBN 101577658159
    LC Control Number2001055385

    Free download or read online Tales of Mystery and Imagination pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Edgar Allan Poe. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this classics, horror story are C. Auguste Dupin,/5. Plot. Three short sequences, based on the following Poe tales, are told: "Morella", "The Black Cat" (which is combined with another Poe tale, "The Cask of Amontillado"), and "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar".Each sequence is introduced via voiceover narration by Vincent Price, who also appears in all three narratives. "Morella" When Lenora Locke (Maggie Pierce) travels Music by: Les Baxter.

    Many of them also appear in other collections of Conan Doyle’s short stories: “The Case of Lady Sannox,” classified as a tale of terror, also appears in “Round the Red Lamp,” an earlier collection of medical tales which I had previously read; and several of the tales of mystery are also in “Round the Fire,” an earlier collection /5(49). BORIS KARLOFF TALES OF MYSTERY #43 10/72 15c Number/Month on Cover: , October. Anthology type comic with spooky and mystery stories hosted by famous classic horror film actor Boris Karloff. This issue features "Forbidden Rituals," "The Cavern's Jaws," "Troubled Waters," and "Monstrous Weather.".

    Welp, the "tales of terror" are for the most part a little silly (although I did enjoy "The Horror of the Heights," kind of a precursor to "Nightmare at 20, Feet") and the "tales of mystery" are *really* silly, all of which is even more entertaining when you consider that this is what Doyle wanted to be writing instead of Sherlock Holmes/5(6).   From the book:The idea that the extraordinary narrative which has been called the Joyce-Armstrong Fragment is an elaborate practical joke evolved by some unknown person, cursed by a perverted and sinister sense of humour, has now been abandoned by all who have examined the matter.


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Tales of mystery and terror by Edgar Allan Poe Download PDF EPUB FB2

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.

Product details Series: Puffin Classics/5(15). This collection of twelve short-stories was first published in Six are classified by the author (or more likely the publisher) as “tales of terror”; and the other six, classified as “tales of mystery.”Cited by: 3.

Arthur Conan Doyle published these short stories later in his career. Half are tales of terror, and the other half are mysteries. It seems that Doyle is much more comfortable with the mysteries, particularly the two relating to railroads: "The Lost Special" and "The Man with the Watches."/5.

An abridged adaptation of 4 of Poe's tales. It's worth noting that half of the book tell the story about The Gold Bug, while The Tell-Tale Heart, The Cask of Amontillado, and The Fall of the House of Usher all fits within the other half of the book.4/5. He was a short-story writer, editor and literary critic, and is considered part of Tales of mystery and terror book 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 : Penguin Young Readers Group.

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About Edgar Allan Poe. Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, USA, in Poe, short story writer, editor and critic, he is best known for his macabre tales and as. Tales of Mystery & Imagination (often rendered as Tales of Mystery and Imagination) is a popular title for posthumous compilations of writings by American author, essayist and poet Edgar Allan Poe and was the first complete collection of his works specifically restricting itself to his suspenseful and related tales.

2 Further development. Half are tales of terror, and the other half are mysteries. It seems that Doyle is much more comfortable with the mysteries, particularly the two relating to railroads: "The Lost Special" and "The Man with the Watches."/5(2K).

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Conan Doyle gives us a selection of darker mysteries here as he delves into the sickness of men's minds, raising the hairs on your neck and leaving you with an uneasy feeling that lasts through the stories and beyond/5(). But the Tales of Mystery are a bit of a disappointment: These mysteries are definitely sub-Sherlockian, although the conspiratorial machinations revealed at the end of "The Lost Special" are pulpishly amusing/5(5).

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Includes. Details about Book lot 2 GREAT ILLUSTRATED CLASSICS Tom Sawyer Tales of Mystery and TerrorSeller Rating: % positive. The name Poe brings to mind images of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead. His works have been in print since and include such literary classics as The Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, and The Fall of the House of Usher.

This versatile writer's /5(40). By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle () Though Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known for his detective stories, he also wrote other short stories which are masterpieces of 5/5(6).Description of the book "Tales of Mystery and Terror": This book contains thirteen stories of horror, suspense and the supernatural.

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