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  • ISBN: 9781452620756 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 145262075X (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 5:34:34.
Formatted Contents Note:
The fall of the house of Usher -- The pit and the pendulum -- The tell-tale heart -- The cask of Amontillado -- The premature burial -- Ligeia -- The black cat -- The oval portrait -- Berenice -- The facts in the case of M. Valdemar -- The system of Dr. Tarr and Prof. Fether.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Todd McLaren.
Summary, etc.:
A chilling compilation of some of Edgar Allen Poe's best and most horrifying stories. The name Edgar Allan Poe conjures up thoughts of hearts beating long after their owners are dead, of disease and plague amid wealth, and of love that extends beyond the grave. The richness of Poe's writing, however, includes much more than horror, loss, and death. Poe's stories teem with irony and black humor, in addition to plot twists and surprise endings ...
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 80160 KB; MP3 file size: 157035 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Murder > Fiction.
Genre: Paranormal fiction.

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