The Masque Of The Red Death: Short Story, Poe, Edgar Allan

The Masque Of The Red Death: Short Story

Authors: Poe, Edgar Allan
Publisher: HarperPerennial Classics
BISAC/Subject: FIC000000
ISBN: 9781443423359, Related ISBNs: 1443423351, 9781443423359
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 25
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

Within their refuge from a terrible plague called the Red Death, Prince Prospero and his court hold an opulent masquerade ball. But one uninvited guest means death for everyone.

A pioneer of the short story genre, Poe’s stories typically captured themes of the macabre and included elements of the mysterious. His better-known stories include “The Fall of the House of Usher”, “The Pit and the Pendulum”, “The Murders in the Rue Morgue”, “The Masque of the Red Death” and “The Tell-Tale Heart”.

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