El pozo y el péndulo (original en inglés: The Pit and the Pendulum) es uno de los cuentos más famosos y celebrados del escritor Edgar Allan Poe. El Pozo y El Pendulo has 29 ratings and 5 reviews. Salem said: En este relato se refleja la capacidad increíble que tiene Poe de sumergirte en la angusti. El pozo y el péndulo: Edgar Allan Poe: Books –

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Oct 03, Reading and Living rated it liked it Shelves: I think this because it is written in 1st person.

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Repulsive – abhorrent – incomprehensible – was my reaction. When he awakes, he is in a dungeon and it is pitch black. Why are there people who torture their own kind and apparently find something like pleasure in it?

The name Poe brings to mind images of murderers and madmen, premature burials, and mysterious women who return from the dead. He knows not what his fate may be–nor do we. Even after two world wars, countless other wars and civil wars, after Auschwitz, the Gulags, Srebrenica, Abu Ghraib, Guantanamo to name but only a few. Use of senses, such as sound and sight to generate the sense of horror instead of the strict use of the supernatural.


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Personal Response- I enjoyed the short story because I felt that it did a good job describing the torture that was taking place. Brendagarza rated it it was amazing Jul 05, This is almost a prelude that something bad has happened. My Thoughts on “The Pit ope the Pendulum”. The Pit and the Pendulum.

The real Poe was born to traveling actors in Boston on January 19, But some are simply obscene, The Black Cat being a dark example. Reading his short stories as an adult, it ooe struck me that a lot of this suspense comes from his ability to thoroughly analyze and narrate a situation through the eyes of his characters.

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Video Watchdog Magazine They give one a delicious shiver and a giggle, as opposed to short works by H. Stanex rated it it was ok Nov 13, Ante estas acusaciones, el doctor Leon ordena abrir la tumba de Elizabeth para estar seguros de si fue o no enterrada viva.

It seems to be one of his most popular. This book is pendulk yet featured on Listopia. I just don’t know enough about the Inquisition perhaps.


The verisimilitude of some of his tales – so close to common cruelty – neither interest me nor incline me to want “There are certain themes of which the interest is all-absorbing, but which are too entirely horrible for the purposes of legitimate fiction.

I felt that Poe’s writing created an interesting setting.

Catching up on Cl Just a moment while we sign you in loe your Goodreads account. And so Poe expounds his theory of ascribing a belief in the truth of a tale of invention for its acceptance, or not.

Certainly not the best of his short stories, it is a good one Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It must be clear to the readers from the start that the allzn will survive, and the story loses a lot of suspension.

This was freaky scary. Allan would rear Rl to be a businessman and a Virginia gentleman, but Poe had dreams of being a writer in emulation of his childhood hero the British poet Lord Byron.