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The Resource The Tales of Poe, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

The Tales of Poe, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
The Tales of Poe
Title
The Tales of Poe
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Though critical opinion of the literary merit of Edgar Allan Poe has varied widely since his death in 1849, the Tales have always remained very popular. Poe is seen as a master storyteller who was a precursor of much of today's science fiction and horror. The title, Edgar Allan Poe<U+2019>s The Tales of Poe, part of Chelsea House Publishers<U+2019> Modern Critical Interpretations series, presents the most important 20th-century criticism on Edgar Allan Poe<U+2019>s The Tales of Poe through extracts of critical essays by well-known literary critics. This collection of criticism also features a short biography on Edgar Allan Poe, a chronology of the author<U+2019>s life, and an introductory essay written by Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the Humanities, Yale University. -- Publisher's description
Member of
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2618.T32
LC item number
T3 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Modern critical interpretations
Label
The Tales of Poe, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 153-155
Contents
Poe's tales : the circumscription of space / Robert L. Carringer -- The "mysteries" of Edgar Poe : the quest for a monomyth in Gothic literature / Barton Levi St. Armand -- The ironic double in Poe's "The cask of amontillado" / Walter Stepp -- Poe and tradition / Brian M. Barbour -- Poe : writing and the unconscious / Gregory S. Jay -- Phantasms of death in Poe's fiction / J. Gerald Kennedy -- Poe's narrative monologues / Ken Frieden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 167 p.
Isbn
9781555460112
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
86034307 /AC
System control number
ocm15108748
Label
The Tales of Poe, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 153-155
Contents
Poe's tales : the circumscription of space / Robert L. Carringer -- The "mysteries" of Edgar Poe : the quest for a monomyth in Gothic literature / Barton Levi St. Armand -- The ironic double in Poe's "The cask of amontillado" / Walter Stepp -- Poe and tradition / Brian M. Barbour -- Poe : writing and the unconscious / Gregory S. Jay -- Phantasms of death in Poe's fiction / J. Gerald Kennedy -- Poe's narrative monologues / Ken Frieden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 167 p.
Isbn
9781555460112
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
86034307 /AC
System control number
ocm15108748

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