The Oval Portrait: Short Story Edgar Allan Poe

ISBN:

Published:

Kindle Edition

25 pages


Description

The Oval Portrait: Short Story  by  Edgar Allan Poe

The Oval Portrait: Short Story by Edgar Allan Poe
| Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 25 pages | ISBN: | 3.12 Mb

In this story of artistic obsession, a wounded man finds shelter in an abandoned château in the Appenines and with his valet settles into a small apartment in a remote turret. The oddly shaped room is full of paintings, and on his pillow the manMoreIn this story of artistic obsession, a wounded man finds shelter in an abandoned château in the Appenines and with his valet settles into a small apartment in a remote turret.

The oddly shaped room is full of paintings, and on his pillow the man finds a small book that appears to tell their stories. One painting in particular, of a beautiful girl, holds him spellbound, and, consulting the history book, he learns the startling secret of the oval portrait’s extraordinary execution.A pioneer of the short story genre, Edgar Allan Poe’s stories typically captured themes of the macabre and included elements of the mysterious.

His better-known stories include “The Fall of the House of Usher”, “The Pit and the Pendulum”, “The Murders in the Rue Morgue”, “The Masque of the Red Death” and “The Tell-Tale Heart”.HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms.

Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "The Oval Portrait: Short Story":


zaproszenia-sorrento.pl

©2014-2015 | DMCA | Contact us