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Hop-Frog (1849) [Short Story]
by Edgar Allan Poe Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.6 of 10 (7 votes) (Rate!)
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At a masquerade party in the court of a corpulent, prank-loving king, a dwarf jester plots a hideous revenge for the mistreatment of a fellow entertainer.

Originally published in The Flag of Our Union, 17 March 1849.

Original title: Hop-Frog
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, the (1938) [Collection]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Eight Tales of Terror (1961) [Collection]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Edgar Allan Poe: Greenwich Unabridged Library Classics (1981) [Collection]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Great Tales of Horror and the Supernatural (1981) [Anthology]
      Authors: Bram Stoker , Edgar Allan Poe , Stephen King , H. P. Lovecraft , Ambrose Bierce , William Faulkner , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Henry James , H. G. Wells , Winston Churchill , Truman Capote , Thomas M. Disch , Barry N. Malzberg , Ramsey Campbell , William F. Nolan , Charles L. Grant , Fritz Leiber , Robert Bloch , Cyril M. Kornbluth , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Sheckley , Robert Silverberg , Theodore Sturgeon , Henry Slesar , Joyce Carol Oates , Bill Pronzini , Karl Edward Wagner , Theodore Dreiser , Jack Dann , John Lutz , Evan Hunter , Edward D. Hoch , Arthur Porges , Fredric Brown , Ray Russell , Theodore R. Cogswell , Cornell Woolrich , Robert Phillips , Adobe James , Elizabeth Morton
     Dark Arrows (1985) [Anthology]
      Authors: Bram Stoker , Edgar Allan Poe , Rudyard Kipling , William Faulkner , Frederick Forsyth , Nadine Gordimer , Lord Dunsany , August Derleth , Robert Louis Stevenson , Jorge Luis Borges , Saki , William Trevor , E.L. Doctorow , Heinrich von Kleist , Ken Mitchell , Isodoro Blaisten , Edmundo Valadés , Jules-Amedée Barbey d'Aurevilly
     Selected Tales (1998) [Collection]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe

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