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Opener of the Crypt, the (1952) [Short Story]
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A man believes inherently that the story of "The Cask of Amontillado" was based on true accounts. After years of trying to discover evidence to back up his claim, a historian friend delivers a potential lead.

First published in Fantastic, November/December 1952.

Original title: The Opener of the Crypt
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyDark Fantasy

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories (1965) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , H. P. Lovecraft , Roald Dahl , August Derleth , Robert Bloch , Cyril M. Kornbluth , Robert Silverberg , Theodore Sturgeon , Evan Hunter , John Jakes , Edmond Hamilton , Frank Gruber
This work supplements the following works :
     Cask of Amontillado, the (1846) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe

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