The Gold Bug and Other Stories

The Gold Bug and Other Stories

Includes three Poe tales: The Gold Bug; The Tell-Tale Heart; and The Cask of Amontillado. Classics Illustrated tells these wonderful tales in colorful comic strip form, providing an excellent introduction for younger readers.

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: Classic Illustrated Comics

ISBN: 1906814732

Category: Graphic novels

Page: 48

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Includes three Poe tales: The Gold Bug; The Tell-Tale Heart; and The Cask of Amontillado. Classics Illustrated tells these wonderful tales in colorful comic strip form, providing an excellent introduction for younger readers. Also includes theme discussions and study questions.
Categories: Graphic novels

The Gold Bug and Other Stories

The Gold Bug and Other Stories

A graphic novel adaptation of three short stories, in which pirates follow a golden beetle in search of Captain Kidd's treasure, a man is driven mad after murdering his innocent landlord, and a man exacts a terrible revenge.

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

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ISBN: 191123806X

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Includes three chilling Poe tales: "The Gold Bug"; "The Tell-Tale Heart"; and "The Cask of Amontillado." In "The Gold Bug," three men search for the infamous Captain Kidd s vast hidden treasure using a mysterious golden beetle to navigate the way! In "The Tell-Tale Heart," a man is driven to the brink of insanity, racked with guilt after murdering his innocent landlord. In "The Cask of Amontillado," a man exacts a terrible revenge upon another who has taunted him for years Classics Illustrated tells these chilling tales in colorful comic strip form, offering an excellent introduction for younger readers. This edition also includes theme discussions and study questions, which can be used both in the classroom and at home to further engage the reader in the story.The Classics Illustrated comic book series began in 1941 with its first issue, Alexandre Dumas "The Three Musketeers," and has since included over 200 classic tales released around the world. This new CCS Books edition is specifically tailored to engage and educate young readers with some of the greatest works ever written, while still thrilling older readers who have loving memories of this series of old."
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The Gold Bug and Other Tales

The Gold Bug and Other Tales

Nine gripping tales by the undisputed master of the American Gothic horror story: "The Fall of the House of Usher," "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Pit and the Pendulum," six others.

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486111032

Category: Fiction

Page: 128

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Nine gripping tales by the undisputed master of the American Gothic horror story: "The Fall of the House of Usher," "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Pit and the Pendulum," six others. Includes a selection from the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
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The Gold bug

The Gold bug

Eight of the author's poems are interspersed with nine of his short stories which include "The Man That Was Used Up," "The Balloon-Hoax," and "The Purloined Letter." Includes a brief biography of the author.

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

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ISBN: OCLC:21062230

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Page: 199

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The Gold Bug

The Gold Bug

A pioneer of the short story genre, Edgar Allan Poe’s stories typically captured themes of the macabre and included elements of the mysterious.

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 9781443441186

Category: Fiction

Page: 25

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On Sullivan’s Island in Charleston Harbor, William Legrand is—literally and figuratively—bitten by a gold bug and, thereafter, he becomes fixated on the idea of lost treasure. With his servant, Jupiter, a mysterious cipher, and the gold bug itself tied to a bit of string, Legrand sets out to find the buried loot of Captain Kidd. A pioneer of the short story genre, Edgar Allan Poe’s stories typically captured themes of the macabre and included elements of the mysterious. His better-known stories include “The Fall of the House of Usher”, “The Pit and the Pendulum”, “The Murders in the Rue Morgue”, “The Masque of the Red Death” and “The Tell-Tale Heart”. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.
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Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature Vol 1

Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature  Vol 1

11583 The gold bug. Digit, London, 1960, 160p, Paper, Coll. 11584 The gold bug
, and other selections from the works of Edgar Allan Poe . B . F . Johnson
Publishing Co., Atlanta, 1912, 128p, Cloth, Coll. 11585 The gold bug, and other
stories.

Author: R. Reginald

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9780941028752

Category: Reference

Page: 800

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, A Checklist, 1700-1974, Volume one of Two, contains an Author Index, Title Index, Series Index, Awards Index, and the Ace and Belmont Doubles Index.
Categories: Reference

The Tell Tale Heart and Other Stories

The Tell Tale Heart and Other Stories

GOLD-BUG. What ho! what ho! this fellow is dancing mad! He hath been bitten by
the Tarantula. —All in the Wrong. MANY years ago, I contracted an intimacy with
a Mr. William Legrand. He was of an ancient Huguenot family, and had once ...

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: First Avenue Editions ™

ISBN: 9781467798389

Category: Fiction

Page: 278

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This collection of sixteen short stories includes some of Edgar Allan Poe's most boundary-pushing and blood-chilling work. Selections range from "The Murders in the Rue Morgue," which launched the detective mystery genre, to "The Tell-Tale Heart," a Gothic classic about a murderer's overwhelming guilt. Discover tales of creatures that return from the dead, ghastly diseases that claim their victims within half an hour, and secret messages that lead to buried treasure. This curated compilation contains unabridged versions of the American author's finest tales; the short stories were originally published between 1832 and 1849.
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The Gold Bug Variations

The Gold Bug Variations

Strand by strand, these two love stories twist about each other in a double helix of desire. ‘A love story of charm and substance, brimming over with ideas, yet anchored in emotional truth’ Sunday Telegraph

Author: Richard Powers

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781473562165

Category: Fiction

Page: 688

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An enthralling story about desire, new love and the mysteries of science from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Overstory Stuart Ressler, a brilliant biologist, sets out in 1957 to crack the genetic code. His efforts are sidetracked by other, more intractable codes – social, moral, musical, spiritual – and he falls in love with a member of his research team. Years later, another young man and woman team up to investigate a different mystery – why did the eminently promising Ressler suddenly disappear from the world of science? Strand by strand, these two love stories twist about each other in a double helix of desire. ‘A love story of charm and substance, brimming over with ideas, yet anchored in emotional truth’ Sunday Telegraph
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Nut cracker and Sugar dolly and other stories and legends for children illustr after designs by L Richter tr from Die schwarze Tante by C Fechner by C A Dana

Nut cracker and Sugar dolly  and other stories and legends for children  illustr  after designs by L  Richter  tr   from Die schwarze Tante  by C  Fechner  by C A  Dana

X here lived once two young Gold Bugs , and two green , golden , glittering ,
happy things they were . And one said : « Come , to day is warm and sunny ,
come we will have a day of pleasure ! » – « Yes indeed , » said the other , « but
how ...

Author: Clara Fechner

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590356159

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The Oil Jar and Other Stories

The Oil Jar and Other Stories

Just $1.00—$2.00 in U.S.A. THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING AND OTHER
STORIES, Rudyard Kipling. 128pp. 28051-9 $1.00 SELECTED ... 27066-1 $1.00
THE GOLD-BUG AND OTHER TALES, Edgar Allan Poe. 128pp. 26875-6 $1.00
THE ...

Author: Luigi Pirandello

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486154794

Category: Fiction

Page: 96

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Celebrated title story plus "Little Hut," "Mrs. Frola and Mr. Ponza, Her Son-in-Law," "Citrons from Sicily," "With Other Eyes," "A Voice," and 5 other tales from the 1934 Nobel Prize-winning author.
Categories: Fiction

The Revolt of Mother and Other Stories

The Revolt of  Mother  and Other Stories

(27275-3) RENASCENCE AND OTHER POEMS, Edna St. Vincent Millay. (
Available in U.S. only.) (26873-X) CIVIL WAR POETRY: AN ANTHOLOGY, Paul
Negri, ed. (29883-3) ANNA CHRISTIE, Eugene O'Neill. (29985-6) THE GOLD-
BUG ...

Author: Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486158389

Category: Fiction

Page: 128

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Eight vivid, poignant tales of self-reliant New England women. Well-known title story plus "A New England Nun," "Old Woman Magoun," "Gentian," "One Good Time," plus 3 others.
Categories: Fiction

Selected Short Stories Dual Language

Selected Short Stories  Dual Language

More than 100 compelling illustrations, in brilliant color and crisp black-and-white
, include scenes from “The Raven,” “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Gold-Bug,”
and other stories and poems. 96pp. 8% x 11. 0–486-45746-X RUSSIAN ...

Author: Honoré de Balzac

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486119625

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 272

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DIV6 short-story masterpieces by great French novelist include "An Episode During the Terror," "A Passion in the Desert," "The Revolutionary Conscript," 3 more. Excellent new English translations on facing pages. /div
Categories: Foreign Language Study

Jewish Wit and Wisdom

Jewish Wit and Wisdom

128pp. 27064-5 $1.00 BARTLEBY AND BENITO CERENO, Herman Melville.
112pp. 26473-4 $1.00 THE OIL JAR AND OTHER STORIES, Luigi Pirandello.
96pp. 28459- X $1.00 THE GOLD-BUG AND OTHER TALES, Edgar Allan Poe.
128pp.

Author: Herb Galewitz

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486110141

Category: Humor

Page: 64

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Sometimes hilarious and frequently profound, this collection of aphorisms includes observations and remarks from statesmen, writers, artists, philosophers, jurists, musicians, and celebrities — from the prophets of the Old Testament to Woody Allen.
Categories: Humor

Under Western Eyes

Under Western Eyes

28999-0 “THE DIAMOND AS BIG As THE RITz” AND OTHER STORIES, F. Scott
Fitzgerald. 29991-0 MADAME BOVARY, Gustave ... OTHER STORIES, Luigi
Pirandello. 96pp, 28459-X THE GOLD-BUG AND OTHER TALES, Edgar Allan
Poe.

Author: Joseph Conrad

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486110936

Category: Fiction

Page: 240

View: 279

DIVPolitical turmoil convulses 19th-century Russia as an assassination, government intrigue, and betrayal force a young student to come to terms with accountability and human integrity. /div
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The Mill on the Floss

The Mill on the Floss

26473-4 THE OIL JAR AND OTHER STORIES, Luigi Pirandello. 96pp. 28459- X
THE GOLD-BUG AND OTHER TALES, Edgar Allan Poe. 128pp. 26875-6 TALES
OF TERROR AND DETECTION, Edgar Allan Poe. 96pp. 28744-0 THE QUEEN ...

Author: George Eliot

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486114545

Category: Fiction

Page: 416

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DIVThe tale of Maggie Tulliver explores the conflicts of love and loyalty and the friction between desire and moral responsibility in an accurate, evocative depiction of English rural life. /div
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Selected Poems

Selected Poems

26473-4 THE OIL JAR AND OTHER STORIES, Luigi Pirandello. 96pp. 28459- X
THE GOLD-BUG AND OTHER TALES, Edgar Allan Poe. 128pp. 26875-6 TALES
OF TERROR AND DETECTION, Edgar Allan Poe. 96pp. 28744-0 THE QUEEN ...

Author: John Dryden

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486153926

Category: Poetry

Page: 96

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Essential works of the renowned 17th-century poet include "Annus Mirabilis," "Absalom and Achitophel," "Mac Flecknoe," "Songs from Marriage à la Mode," "To the Memory of Mr. Oldham," "A Song for St. Cecilia's Day," more.
Categories: Poetry

Autobiography

Autobiography

The Story of My Experiments with Truth Mohandas Gandhi ... 100 compelling
illustrations, in brilliant color and crisp black-and-white, include scenes from “The
Raven,” “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Gold-Bug,” and other stories and
poems.

Author: Mohandas Gandhi

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486117515

Category: History

Page: 480

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Gandhi's simply narrated account of his boyhood, legal studies, purification, and the growth of the Satyagraha — nonviolent protest — movement. Critical, inspiring work of the man responsible for the freedom of India.
Categories: History

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

128pp. 0-486-27064-5 BARTLEBY AND BENITO CERENO, Herman Melville.
112pp. 0-48626473-4 THE OIL JAR AND OTHER STORIES, Luigi Pirandello.
96pp. 0-48628459-X THE GOLD-BUG AND OTHER TALES, Edgar Allan Poe.
128pp.

Author: Edmond Rostand

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486112053

Category: Drama

Page: 144

View: 215

DIVA quarrelsome, hot-tempered, and unattractive swordsman falls hopelessly in love with a beautiful woman and woos her for a handsome but slow-witted suitor. A witty and eloquent drama. /div
Categories: Drama

Manalive

Manalive

More than 100 compelling illustrations, in brilliant color and crisp black-and-white
, include scenes from “The Raven,” “The Pit and the Pendulum,” “The Gold-Bug,”
and other stories and poems. 96pp. 8 x 11. 0-486-45746-X RUSSIAN ...

Author: G. K. Chesterton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486120201

Category: Fiction

Page: 160

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Light-hearted work introduces Innocent Smith, a bubbly, eccentric gentleman of questionable character, into the lives of a group of young disillusioned people — and the result is inspired, high-spirited nonsense.
Categories: Fiction