The Pit and the Pendulum (Google eBook)

Front Cover, 1947 - Fiction - 32 pages
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User Review  - Lisa.Johnson.James - LibraryThing

Short, creepy as all get pout, macabre, & insidious, it's Poe at his blackest. We never know the age or name of the young man who is sentenced to death & finds himself in a dungeon. As he feels his ... Read full review

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User Review  - Leonard - Goodreads

Waking up in darkness, fearing a live burial; groping in the darkness almost falling into a pit; bound to a framework under a swinging pendulum while rats rush for their midnight snack; sizzling iron ... Read full review

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