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Book Information: Selected Tales

Selected Tales (1994) [Collection]
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25 of Poe's tales of terror are in this book.

Contents:

  • The Duc De L’Omelette (1836)
  • MS. Found in a Bottle (1833)
  • The Assignation (“The Visionary,” 1835)
  • Ligeia (1838)
  • How To Write a Blackwood Article (“The Psyche Zenobia,” 1838)
  • The Fall of the House of Usher (1839)
  • William Wilson (1839)
  • The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1841)
  • A Descent into the Maelström (1841)
  • The Island of the Fay (1841)
  • The Colloquy of Monos and Una (1841)
  • The Oval Portrait (1842)
  • The Masque of the Red Death (1842)
  • The Mystery of Marie Rogêt (1842)
  • The Pit and the Pendulum (1843)
  • The Tell-Tale Heart (1843)
  • The Gold-Bug (1843)
  • The Black Cat (1843)
  • The Premature Burial (1844)
  • The Purloined Letter (1844)
  • The Imp of the Perverse (1845)
  • The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar (1845)
  • The Cask of Amontillado (1846)
  • The Domain of Arnheim (1847)
  • Von Kempelen and His Discovery (1849)

Original title: Selected Tales
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionCrime and MysterySuspense
FictionHorrorGeneral


The following works are contained within this one:
     MS. Found in a Bottle (1833) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     How to Write a Blackwood Article (1838) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Ligeia (1838) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Fall of the House of Usher, the (1839) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     William Wilson (1839) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Murders in the Rue Morgue, the (1841) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Descent into the Maelström, a (1841) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Pit and the Pendulum, the (1842) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Oval Portrait, the (1842) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Masque of the Red Death, the (1842) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Mystery of Marie Rogêt, the (1842) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Tell-Tale Heart, the (1843) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Gold-Bug, the (1843) [Novelette]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Black Cat, the (1843) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Premature Burial, the (1844) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Purloined Letter, the (1844) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Imp of the Perverse, the (1845) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar, the (1845) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Cask of Amontillado, the (1846) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Von Kempelen and His Discovery (1849) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Notes:

  • “How To Write a Blackwood Article” does not include the usual “A Predicament” section

Edition #1: Selected Tales

Selected Tales (1994)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Manifested in:

Selected Tales (1998)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Oxford
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199535774
Dimensions: 4.8 x 7.6 x 0.9 in
Pages: 368

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Selected Tales (August 1994)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 9780140621167
Dimensions: 4.3 x 7 x 0.6
Pages: 405

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