This vintage book contains the second volume of âThe Works of Edgar Allen Poeâ. The Stories contained within this collection include: âThe Purloined Letterâ, âThe Thousand-And-Second Tale Of Scheherazadeâ, âA Descent Into The Maelstromâ, âVon Kempelen And His Discoveryâ, âMesmeric Revelationâ, âThe Facts In The Case Of M. Valdemarâ, âThe Black Catâ, âThe Fall Of The House Of Usherâ, and others. Edgar Allan Poe (1809â1849) was an American author, editor, poet, and critic. Most famous for his stories of mystery and horror, he was one of the first American short story writers, and is widely considered to be the inventor of the detective fiction genre. Many antiquarian books such as this are becoming increasingly rare and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
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