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Ncarnation of the latter–or so the narrator may think Policemen officers who investigate the happenings at the home of the narrator Servant Person working in the narrator's household ABOUT AUTHOR Edgar Allan Poe born JanuaryBoston Massachusetts US died OctoberBalti Maryland American short story writer poet critic and editor who is famous for his cultivation of mystery and the macabre His tale “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” initiated the modern detective story and the atmosphere in his tales of horror is unrivaled in American fiction His “The Raven” numbers among the best known poems in the national literature EARLY LIFE Poe was the son of the English born actress Elizabeth Arnold Poe and David Poe Jr an actor from Balti After his mother died in Richmond Virginia in he was taken into the home of John Allan a Richmond merchant presumably his godfather and of his childless wife He was later taken to Scotland and England – where he was given a classical education that was continued in Richmond For months in he attended the University of Virginia but his gambling losses at the university so incensed his guardian that he refused to let him continue and Poe returned to Richmond to Here is another classic Poe tale of dissolution and madness It's very simil

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The Black CatThe Black Cat is one of Edgar Allan Poe's most memorable stories The tale centers around a black cat and the subseuent deterioration of a man The story is often linked with The Tell The Black EpubTale Heart because of the profound psychological elements these two works share The story opens in the cell of a prisoner the day before he is to be executed by hangingAfter introducing himself to readers as a man who underwent a horrifying experience the prisoner writes down the details of this experience which led to his imprisonment and scheduled executionThe events in his tale are set at his home and in a tavern Although these events take place over several years the recounting of these events in writing takes place on a single day in the narrator's prison cell Prisoner Characters The Narrator a prisoner scheduled for execution His loathing of a cat he once loved leads to his commission of a capital crime The Narrator's Wife a woman of agreeable disposition who likes animals and obtains many pets for her husband First Black Cat a cat named Pluto that loves the narrator but irritates him when it follows him everywhereSecond Black Cat a cat that resembles the first black cat and may be a rei Poe's short stories are so similar to each otherSometimes I wonder why I li