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The Resource Readings on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor

Readings on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor

Label
Readings on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe
Title
Readings on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe
Statement of responsibility
Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor
Title variation
Short stories of Edgar Allan Poe
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents twenty-two critical essays on the themes in Edgar Allan Poe's short stories
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2642.F43
LC item number
R4 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors
Label
Readings on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-213) and index
Contents
Auguste Dupin: Poe's burgeoning professional / by William Crisman -- Dupin is a new mythological figure / by Lothar Cerny -- Poe's detective tales employ both critical reasoning and intuition / by Jan Whitt -- Narrator, detective, murderer: the three faces of Dupin / by George Grella -- Madness and drama in "The cask of amontillado" / by Kate Stewart -- In defense of Montresor / by Patrick White -- The supernatural and psychological in "The black cat" / by Fred Madden -- Comic design in "The black cat" / by John Harmon McElroy -- Evil eye: a motive for murder in "The tell-tale heart" / by B.D. Tucker -- "The tell-tale heart" is a nightmare about death / by John W. Canario -- A link to Macbeth in "The tell-tale heart" / by Robert McIlvaine -- Echoes of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein in "MS found in a bottle" / by Don G. Smith -- "A descent into the maelstrom" can be read as a tall tale / by Fred Madden -- "A descent into the maelstrom" and the quest for ideal beauty / by Frederick S. Frank -- The mathematician in "The pit and the pendulum" / by Rochie Lawes -- Suffering and self-knowledge: the path to redemption in "The pit and the pendulum" / by Jeanne M. Malloy -- Allegorical meaning in "The masque of the red death" / by H.H. Bell, Jr. -- "The masque of the red death" is a fable of nature and art / by Kermit Vanderbilt -- In "The masque of the red death" life itself is death / by Joseph Patrick Roppolo -- The enclosure motif in "The fall of the House of Usher" / by Leonard W. Engel -- "The fall of the House of Usher:" a rational interpretation of terror / by I.M. Walker -- Vampirism in "The fall of the House of Usher" / by Lyle H. Kendall Jr
Control code
1935193
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780737706932
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. :alk. paper)
Lccn
00069156
Other physical details
ill
Stock number
954173
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45621733
  • (OCoLC)45621733
Label
Readings on the short stories of Edgar Allan Poe, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-213) and index
Contents
Auguste Dupin: Poe's burgeoning professional / by William Crisman -- Dupin is a new mythological figure / by Lothar Cerny -- Poe's detective tales employ both critical reasoning and intuition / by Jan Whitt -- Narrator, detective, murderer: the three faces of Dupin / by George Grella -- Madness and drama in "The cask of amontillado" / by Kate Stewart -- In defense of Montresor / by Patrick White -- The supernatural and psychological in "The black cat" / by Fred Madden -- Comic design in "The black cat" / by John Harmon McElroy -- Evil eye: a motive for murder in "The tell-tale heart" / by B.D. Tucker -- "The tell-tale heart" is a nightmare about death / by John W. Canario -- A link to Macbeth in "The tell-tale heart" / by Robert McIlvaine -- Echoes of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein in "MS found in a bottle" / by Don G. Smith -- "A descent into the maelstrom" can be read as a tall tale / by Fred Madden -- "A descent into the maelstrom" and the quest for ideal beauty / by Frederick S. Frank -- The mathematician in "The pit and the pendulum" / by Rochie Lawes -- Suffering and self-knowledge: the path to redemption in "The pit and the pendulum" / by Jeanne M. Malloy -- Allegorical meaning in "The masque of the red death" / by H.H. Bell, Jr. -- "The masque of the red death" is a fable of nature and art / by Kermit Vanderbilt -- In "The masque of the red death" life itself is death / by Joseph Patrick Roppolo -- The enclosure motif in "The fall of the House of Usher" / by Leonard W. Engel -- "The fall of the House of Usher:" a rational interpretation of terror / by I.M. Walker -- Vampirism in "The fall of the House of Usher" / by Lyle H. Kendall Jr
Control code
1935193
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780737706932
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. :alk. paper)
Lccn
00069156
Other physical details
ill
Stock number
954173
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45621733
  • (OCoLC)45621733

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