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The fall of the House of Usher, the pit and the pendulum and other tales / Edgar Allan Poe.

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  • ISBN: 9789629545604 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 9629545608 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 52 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Naxos : 2003.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by William Roberts.
Summary, etc.:
The horrors of the Spanish Inquisition, with its dungeon of death, and the overhanging gloom on the House of Usher demonstrate unforgettably the unique imagination of Edgar Allan Poe. Unerringly, he touches upon some of our greatest nightmares - premature burial, ghostly transformation and words from beyond the grave. Written in the 1840s, they have retained their power to shock and frighten even now.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Short stories.

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