EDGAR ALLAN POE. LS. laura sibaja. Updated Nov. EDGAR ALLAN POE. BIOGRAFIA. LA CAJA OBLONGA. EL GATO NEGRO. Closing. Edgar Allan Poe: Narrativa Completa (Spanish Edition) eBook: Edgar Allan El entierro prematuro – Revelación mesmérica – La caja oblonga – El demonio de . Libro bilingüe English/Español Edgar Allan Poe En este intervalo descubrimos una caja oblonga de madera que, a juzgar por su conservación perfecta y.
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The Oblong Box
Small,interesting and thrilling,I recommend this story to everyone. Poe has such a way with the twisted material he writes. Jul 18, Cassie rated it liked it Shelves: Threatening weather soon arrives For the most lx, Poe’s stories are about psychological disturbances and horrors, which I can respect. Thanks to Carol for steering me to this one. The box, the narrator is surprised to learn, shares the state-room oblongw Wyatt and his wife, while the second room is shared by the two sisters.
I did guess the mystery though I didn’t figure out every detail.
The Oblong Box (short story) – Wikipedia
Lists with This Book. It is available at archive. He immediately jumps to the conclusion that his friend has bought a priceless painting and determines to find out Allan would rear Poe to be a businessman and a Virginia gentleman, but Poe had dreams of being a writer in emulation of his childhood hero the British poet Lord Byron. POE fooled me on this one! As the Independence passes Cape Hatteras it is caught in a terrible hurricane. At least it wasn’t filled with much incoherent ramblings.
I have yet to find a Poe story that I do not enjoy – once, twice or even more. The narrator learns that his old college friend Cornelius Oblnga is aboard with his wife and two sisters, though he has oblinga three state-rooms.
Mar 22, Laura rated it liked it Recommended to Laura by: This is the Poe of legend. But the end truly made it even weirder. And I’ll never understand people sacrificing their own lives for dead bodies. Coltbrother of Sam Colta story which dominated the New York press at the time. What can I say? As passage was already registered with Wyatt and his wife, so as not to arouse suspicion, a maid posed as the wife. Jun 21, Exina rated it liked it Shelves: In the beginning I thought that this would be a detective story, something like the Dupin’ stories but it wasn’t.
Our narrator meets an old friend on caha voyage. Thanks for telling us about the problem. View all 6 comments. He had intended to return the body to her mother but bringing a corpse on board would have caused panic among the passengers. Not a bad story, not as creepy at The Cask of Amontillado or as enjoyable as some of Poe’s poetry, but it was good.
Open Preview See a Problem? A passenger on a summer voyage to New York is curious about an artist, his new wife and his luggage. A Prose Poem Wyatt returns to the ship, and ties himself to the box with a rope. The narrator notes its peculiar shape and an especially odd odor coming from it. The box, the narrator is surprised to learn, shares the state-room with Wyatt and his wife, while the second room is shared by the two sisters.
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It is available at Archive. I just loved the story.! I love the way Poe takes the obvious and weaves a story around it. At least in my own experience. For several nights, edyar narrator witnesses his friend’s surprisingly unattractive wife leaving the state-room every night around 11 o’clock and going into the third state-room before returning first thing in the morning.
Retrieved 22 October Read by James Aubrey. Even so, he presumes his friend has acquired an especially valuable copy of The Last Supper. Cooper Square Press, Mar 19, Fernando rated it it was amazing.
I am so glad that I didn’t have to live in Mr. He’s also baffled by a mysterious oblong box that his friend obsesses over.
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What an interesting little tale this was! Nov 24, Lou rated it it was amazing Shelves: I was dreaming of view spoiler [bloodsucking vampires hide spoiler oboongabut I should’ve known that would be far too adventurous for Poe. He issues an emotional plea to Captain Hardy but is denied.