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Its maze-like design aloan tall and narrow windows become almost burlesque in the final black room, so oppressive that “there were few of the company bold enough to set foot within its precincts at all”. The imagery of blood and time throughout also indicates corporeality. I get that this story is one giant allegory for the roxii, but why? To ask other readers questions about Masca Mortii Rosii si alte povestiriplease sign up. Lists with This Book. Victims are overcome by “sharp pains”, “sudden dizziness”, and ” profuse bleeding at the pores “, and die within half an hour.

Masca Mortii Rosii si alte povestiri

Poe y yo como que no The Best Ghost Stories The name Poe brings to mind images of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. We’ll kortii them on our site once we’ve reviewed them.

August 21, ISBN: Reading it now many years later, I thought I would glean more from it. Would you like us to take another look at this review?


This is a very short story–a gothic Decameron of sorts. Some parts were hard to follow. The figure’s mask resembles the rigid face of a corpse and exhibits the traits of the Red Death.

Masca Mortii Rosii si alte povestiri by Edgar Allan Poe (2 star ratings)

Having read the tale years later, it’s not as terrifying or gut-wrenching as I remembered; I guess I’m a little jaded n I had remembered liking this story back when I first heard it in my middle school English class. Molecules egar Death 2nd ed. My teacher brought vinyl records of it I guess they were predecessors of books on tape. He is seen as a morbid, mysterious figure lurking in the shadows of moonlit cemeteries or crumbling castles.

Want to Read saving…. The Johns Hopkins University Press. He, along with many other wealthy nobleshosts a masquerade ball within seven rooms of the abbey, each decorated with a different color. The enraged and terrified revelers surge into the black room and forcibly remove the mask and robe, only to find to their horror that there is nothing underneath.

The creepy tale that launched gothic fiction”. Once the chiming stops, everyone immediately resumes the masquerade. Not much to this one. I had remembered liking this story back when I first heard it in my middle school English class.

In acest gen de literatura aerul e la fel de rarefiat ca intr-un laborator. In this story I felt that the build-up of the story took two long and it didn’t really create a creepy atmosphere like in for example “The Black Cat”. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I did, but it still strikes me as a strange and incomplete story; though now that I have a deeper understanding of Poe’s mentality at the time of writing it, it makes more sense than it did originally.


The Masque of the Red Death

A great short story. Our “hero”–the ironically-named Prince Prospero–does not fare well in this piece and receives a nasty shock concerning who his nemesis really is: And the story was simply too short for me to get into it properly.

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Mai mult, exista o trasatura in intregime a lui Poe, una care il deosebeste de oricare alt scriitor, anume vigoarea imaginatiei sale. Just a moment while we sign you in to mortui Goodreads account. I’m not a fan of Gothic or mystery novels so the story gave me only “umm ok” moment.

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Be the first to ask a question about Masca Mortii Rosii si alte povestiri. At least it read fast and I didn’t feel disappointed at the end; nor did I feel it was a waste of my time.

Acest nou volum din editia de opere Edgar Allan Poe a Editurii Polirom cuprinde schitele, nuvelele si povestirile aparute intre anii si Reading because a student is writing an essay on the story. In aceasta constanta ascensiune catre infinit, uneori iti poti pierde respiratia. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.