Narraciones extraordinarias

Narraciones extraordinarias - Edgar Allan Poe - Valdemar
Publisher name: 
Valdemar
Year of publication: 
2013
Pages: 
272
Book size:
12x19cm
Weight: 323.2 g
Encuadernacion: 
Tapa Blanda

According to H.P. Lovecraft, the difference between E.A. Poe and his illustrious predecessors are that they had worked in the dark, without understanding the psychological basis of the attraction of terror. Poe understands the mechanism and physiology of fear and the strange, studies the human mind more than uses the Gothic fiction, and works with analytical knowledge of the true sources of terror, which increases the strength of his stories and free of the absurdities inherent to the conventional and stereotyped shudder. Thus, Poe not only composed masterpieces of the genre, but also theorized about it, always seeking the most intense aesthetic emotion, which in his opinion was found in the provocation of "horror". The selection of this volume focuses exclusively on the stories that deliberately seek to provoke this "effect": that is, the radicalization of the literary pleasure of th...read more

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Book: Narraciones extraordinarias

ISBN: 9788477026365
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