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A Tale of the Ragged Mountains

A Tale of the Ragged Mountains

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Overview

"A Tale of the Ragged Mountains" is a short story written by Edgar Allan Poe partially based on his experiences while a student at the University of Virginia. Set near Charlottesville, it is the only one of Poe's stories to take place in Virginia.
Suspense, fear and the supernatural provide the center for this tale by the master prose writer.
It was first published in April 1844 and was included in Poe's short story collection Tales, published in New York in 1845.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781545218051
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 04/06/2017
Pages: 30
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.06(d)
Age Range: 12 Years

About the Author

Creator of the modern detective story, innovative architect of the horror genre, and a poet of extraordinary musicality, Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) remains one of America’s most popular and influential writers. His books of collected tales and poems brim with psychological depth, almost painful intensity, and unexpected — and surprisingly modern — flashes of dark humor and irony.

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