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telltale heart

West, Peter

telltale heart

a dramatization of Edgar Allan Poe"s story of the same name

by West, Peter

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Published by [Walter H. Baker company in Boston, Mass. and Los Angeles, Cal .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Peter West.
SeriesBaker"s plays for amateurs
ContributionsPoe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS2618.T42 W4
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6373159M
LC Control Number38020239
OCLC/WorldCa11150606

The Devil and Tom Walker a short story by Washington Irving that first appeared in his collection of stories titled Tales of a Traveller. The story is very similar to that of the ancient German legend of Faust. 'The valley was full of snakes and serpents as big as palm trees. Edgar Allan Poe () was an American writer, poet, and critic. Best known for his macabre prose work, including the short story “The Tell-Tale Heart,” his writing has influenced literature in the United States and around the Edition: Reprint.

It was open—wide, wide open—and I grew furious as I gazed upon it. I saw it with perfect distinctness—all a dull blue, with a hideous veil over it that chilled the very marrow in my bones; but I could see nothing else of the old man's face or person: for I had directed the ray as if by instinct, precisely upon the damned spot. In her book Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination, Nobel prize-winning author Toni Morrison argues that the work of Poe does just this, pointing to the short story "The Black Cat" (about a guy who kills his cat) as a prime example. We think "The Tell-Tale Heart.

The Tell-Tale Heart Summary & Study Guide Edgar Allan Poe This Study Guide consists of approximately 46 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Tell-Tale Heart.   Books Music Art & design TV & radio Stage Classical Games More Theatre The Tell-Tale Heart review – Poe story becomes brilliantly creepy stage shocker 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 : Arifa Akbar.


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