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The tales of Edgar Allan Poe / editor, Steven Frye.

Frye, Steven. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781587656163
  • ISBN: 1587656167
  • Physical Description: viii, 294 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
About this volume / THE TALES AND THEIR AUTHOR: On Poe's Tales -- Steven Frye ; Biography of Edgar Allan Poe -- Charles E. May ; The Paris Review Perspective -- Nathaniel Rich for The Paris Review / CRITICAL CONTEXTS: A Debt Owed, a Debt Paid: Poe's Literary Cultural Heritage -- Jeff Grieneisen and Courtney Ruffner ; Introduction to Poe Criticism -- Susan Amper ; "Hypocrite Lecteur": The Reader as Accomplice in Poe's Short Stories -- Matthew J. Bolton ; Edgar Allan Poe's Fantastic Short Stories -- Santiago Rodriguez Guerrero-Strachan / CRITICAL READINGS: Irresistible Impulses: Edgar Allan Poe and the Insanity Defense -- John Cleman ; The Limits of Reason: Poe's Deluded Detectives -- J. Gerald Kennedy ; What Happens in "The Fall of the House of Usher"? -- J.O. Bailey ; Poe and the Powers of the Mind -- Robert Shulman ; The Motive for Murder in "The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe -- Elena V. Baraban ; The Problem of Realism in "The Gold Bug" -- J. Woodrow Hassell, Jr. ; The Self-Consuming Narrator in Poe's "Ligeia" and "Usher" -- Ronald Bieganowski ; Poe's Re-Vision: The Recovery of the Second Story -- Cynthia S. Jordan ; Absolute Poe: His System of Transcendental Racism -- Maurice S. Lee / RESOURCES: Chronology of Edgar Allan Poe's Life ; Works by Edgar Allan Poe ; Bibliography ; About the Editor ; About The Paris Review ; Contributors ; Acknowledgments ; Index.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the individual author's entire body of work and on his/her single works of literature.
Subject: Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Tales.
Authors, American > 19th century > Biography.

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The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe
The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe
by Frye, Steven (Editor); Salem Press Editors
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The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe

The original essays in this set illuminate the influences that shaped Poe, contextualize his work, and assess his enduring impact on American and European poetry and fiction. Featured essays include critical readings of The Fall of the House of Usher, The Black Cat, The Tell-Tale Heart, Ligeia, and Berenice.

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