18 Best Stories by Edgar Allan Poe

Front Cover
Random House Publishing Group, Jul 4, 2012 - Fiction - 288 pages
3 Reviews
A chilling compilation of some of Edgar Allen  Poe's best-loved stories, edited by Vincent Price and  Chandler Brossard and with an introduction by  Vincent Price, including:

The Black  Cat - The Fall of the House of Usher - The Masque  of the Red Death - The Facts in the Case of M.  Valdemar - The Premature Burial - Ms. Found in a Bottle  - A Tale of the Ragged Mountains - The Sphinx -  The Murders in the Rue Morgue - The Tell-Tale Heart  - The Gold-Bug - The System of Dr. Tarr and  Prof. Fether - The Man That Was Used Up - The Balloon  Hoax - A Descent Into the Maelstrom - The  Purloined Letter - The Pit and The Pendulum - The Cask of  Amontillado
 

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - jmourgos - LibraryThing

Well, wrapping up this book. It's not Edgar's fault of course, but I actually like the adaptations better. It's partly the writing style that is hard for me and mostly the language. He used many ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

I read a variety of Poe’s works when I was in middle school and high school, but this collection had a number of stories I don’t recall ever reading before - The Facts of the Case of M Valdemar ... Read full review

Contents

THE BLACK CAT
11
THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH
41
THE PREMATURE BURIAL
58
MS FOUND IN A BOTTLE
73
THE SPHINX
96
THE TELLTALE HEART
138
THE SYSTEM OF DR TARR AND PROF FETHER
182
THE MAN THAT WAS USED UP
201
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information