To be honest I got overwhelmed and frightened when I read the stories, the way how he described each of the scenes of each story, was remarkable. The one about the cat, well, it gave me a pretty troubled night.
reading selected stories and novella (Narrative of A. Gordon Pym), not entirety
Me and Edgar first encountered each other in seventh grade, when I was 13. I think it was love at first sight when we read one of the short story collections. Not only they were morbid and depicted the horrible nature of evil I thought he himself was like one of his tragic characters. This edition was a great chance to finish the rest that I hadn't come across. Illustrations by Aubrey Beardsley, Harry Clarke etc....Continua