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Edgar Allan Poe (Bloom's Major Short Story Writers)

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ISBN13: 9780791051177
ISBN10: 079105117x
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-- User's guide<BR>-- Biography of the short story writer<BR>-- List of characters in each story<BR>-- Detailed thematic analysis of each short story<BR>-- Extracts from major critical essays that discuss important aspects of each work<BR>-- A complete bibliography of the writer's works<BR>-- A list of critical works about the short stories covered in the book<BR>-- An index of themes and ideas in the author's work

Synopsis:

Bloom's Major Short Story Writers are easy-to-follow guides to the most popular short story writers whose works are taught in high schools, colleges, and universities today. Each book is edited by the preeminent literary critic of our time, Harold Bloom, and contains a variety of critical views on the world's greatest short stories. These volumes are the perfect introduction to critical study of these important works by writers such as Mark Twain, James Joyce, Edgar Allan Poe, and Flannery O'Connor.

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The fall of the House of Usher — The tell-tale heart — The cask of Amontillado — The pit and the pendulum.

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kijabsrva08, November 30, 2006 (view all comments by kijabsrva08)
This book is very resourceful. when writing a term paper on edger allan poe this book provide me with more than enough infor mation to stress in my paper.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780791051177
Subtitle:
The Fever Called Living (Icons)
Editor:
Bloom, Harold
Editor:
Bloom, Harold
Author:
Bloom, Harold
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publications
Location:
Broomall, PA :
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Short story
Subject:
Examinations
Subject:
Poe, edgar allan, 1809-1849
Subject:
Book Notes
Subject:
Horror tales, American
Subject:
Short story -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Subject:
Poe, Edgar Allan - Fictional works
Subject:
Poe, Edgar Allan - Examinations
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Bloom's Major Short Story Writers
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
88 p.
Dimensions:
9.30x6.26x.50 in. .62 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

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Humanities » Literary Criticism » General
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"Synopsis" by , Bloom's Major Short Story Writers are easy-to-follow guides to the most popular short story writers whose works are taught in high schools, colleges, and universities today. Each book is edited by the preeminent literary critic of our time, Harold Bloom, and contains a variety of critical views on the world's greatest short stories. These volumes are the perfect introduction to critical study of these important works by writers such as Mark Twain, James Joyce, Edgar Allan Poe, and Flannery O'Connor.
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