skip to content
The pit and the pendulum and other stories Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The pit and the pendulum and other stories

Author: Edgar Allan Poe; Ian Miller
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Whole story.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Presents seven stories of horror and mystery from the mid-nineteenth century. Includes illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of each story.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edgar Allan Poe; Ian Miller
ISBN: 0670887064 9780670887064 0670887250 9780670887255
OCLC Number: 724708086
Description: 56 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Gold-bug --
Oval portrait --
Pit and the pendulum --
Cask of Amontillado --
Some words with a mummy --
Tell-tale heart --
Murders in the Rue Morgue.
Series Title: Whole story.
Responsibility: by Edgar Allan Poe ; illustrations by Ian Miller/Retold by John Escott.

Abstract:

Presents seven stories of horror and mystery from the mid-nineteenth century. Includes illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of each story.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/724708086> # The pit and the pendulum and other stories
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "724708086" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: ejh" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/960399> ; # Horror tales, American
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj98000354> ; # Short stories
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/891483> ; # Detective and mystery stories, American
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005695> ; # Horror stories
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005978> ; # Mystery and detective stories
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> ; # Edgar Allan Poe
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "Presents seven stories of horror and mystery from the mid-nineteenth century. Includes illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of each story."@en ;
   schema:description "Gold-bug -- Oval portrait -- Pit and the pendulum -- Cask of Amontillado -- Some words with a mummy -- Tell-tale heart -- Murders in the Rue Morgue."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/38972075> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:illustrator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Person/miller_ian> ; # Ian Miller
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Series/the_whole_story> ; # The whole story
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Series/whole_story> ; # Whole story.
   schema:name "The pit and the pendulum and other stories"@en ;
   schema:productID "724708086" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/724708086#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_oxford_university_press_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670887255> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670887064> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/724708086> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Person/miller_ian> # Ian Miller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Miller" ;
   schema:givenName "Ian" ;
   schema:name "Ian Miller" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Series/the_whole_story> # The whole story
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/724708086> ; # The pit and the pendulum and other stories
   schema:name "The whole story" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/38972075#Series/whole_story> # Whole story.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/724708086> ; # The pit and the pendulum and other stories
   schema:name "Whole story." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005695> # Horror stories
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Horror stories"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005978> # Mystery and detective stories
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mystery and detective stories"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj98000354> # Short stories
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Short stories"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/891483> # Detective and mystery stories, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Detective and mystery stories, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/960399> # Horror tales, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Horror tales, American"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> # Edgar Allan Poe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1809" ;
   schema:deathDate "1849" ;
   schema:familyName "Poe" ;
   schema:givenName "Edgar Allan" ;
   schema:name "Edgar Allan Poe" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670887064>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0670887064" ;
   schema:isbn "9780670887064" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670887255>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0670887250" ;
   schema:isbn "9780670887255" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.