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Edgar Allan Poe"s tales of terror

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Random House , New York
Horror tales, American, Children"s stories, American, Horror stories, Short st
About the Edition

Presents four chilling tales adapted for easy reading.

Other titlesTales of terror
Statementadapted by Les Martin.
SeriesStepping stones. Classic, Stepping stone book classic
ContributionsPoe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M36353 Ed 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23530997M
ISBN 100375940553, 0375840559, 1428714510
ISBN 139780375940552, 9780375840555, 9781428714519
LC Control Number2006022150

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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 from Boston to be. A collection of ten tales by the celebrated author of horror and mystery stories.5/5(1). 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.

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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 Pages: Edgar Allan Poe ( – 49), was born in Boston, USA.

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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.".