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The Cask of Amontillado

Edgar Allan Poe

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Genres:

Classics

Description:

First published in the November 1846 issue of Godey's Lady's Book, the story is set in 19th century Italy and concerns the deadly revenge taken by the insane narrator on a friend who he claims has insulted him. Like several of Poe's stories, and in keeping with the 19th century fascination with the subject, the narrative revolves around a person being buried alive.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Grover Gardner

Length:

16m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:05

Introduction
Introduction

00:09


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

16:02