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Can Someone Help me with the Works of POE??

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Nalapombu, Jan 24, 2012.

  1. Nalapombu

    Nalapombu Millennium Member

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    Hey all,

    I have a Kindle Fire and have been wanting to relive some of my High school days where we were read and heard some Poe tales. I always liked them, but I am not and never have been a big reader. Since I got this Kindle Fire I have wanted to start reading again.

    I have been looking for a single book that has all his famous works in it, I'm sure you know better than I what they are. A lot of his stuff is free on Amazon and on Archive.org. I just don't know what to look for. I have downloaded 3 of them from Archive and found that they didn't have all the stories I wanted despite saying they were the complete works of Poe.

    Can someone tell me what I can get, a Title perhaps, that will have what I am looking for? I tried asking over on the Kindle forum, but there are so many pinheads over there that do nothing but hammer you for asking a simple question that I have about quit posting over there.

    Any help would be appreciated.

    When in doubt....turn to the GT braintrust.

    If you have a version on your Kindle Fire that you can recommend, that would be even better,

    Thanks for the help and time
    Nalajr
     
  2. tadbart

    tadbart duuuuude.

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    i have Edgar Allan Poe Complete Tales and Poems, published by Barnes and Noble Books in hardcover. dunno if it's on Amazon or Kindle.

    personal fave- The Gold Bug.
     

  3. NorthCarolinaLiberty

    NorthCarolinaLiberty MentalDefective

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    Quoth the Baltimore Ravens. Nevermore.
     
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    NorthCarolinaLiberty MentalDefective

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    I'm not technically savvy, but see if this site gives you any insight. It's the Poe society.


    http://www.eapoe.org/
     
  5. boozer

    boozer

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    Thanks for that, I've got some reading to do.

    Read the classics, " The Cask of Amontilliado", "Mask of the Red Death", "The Tell Tale Heart", "The Pit and the Pendulem".

    Its a shame he died at 40.
     
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    I had Annabel Lee put on the back of my wedding invitations.

    Love his stuff.
     
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    Try "The Premature Burial" and "The Man Who was Used Up". My personal favorites.
     
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    SGT278ACR Retired Veteran

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    Some advice on Poe.... forget about it. His writing sucked. Move on to something worth while. :rofl: Just kidding. I didn't like his writing, but to each his own. Read what you like. Enjoy.
     
  10. NorthCarolinaLiberty

    NorthCarolinaLiberty MentalDefective

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    C'mon now. What other author boasts his very own finger puppet?



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