The Masque of the Red Death

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Edgar Allan Poe

Narrated By: Chris Lutkin

Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC

Date: July 2017

Duration: 0 hours 17 minutes

Summary:

First published in a 1842 edition of Graham's Lady's and Gentleman's Magazine, The Masque of the Red Death tells the story of Prince Prospero as he tries to avoid a plague by confining himself and his nobles to a masquerade in an abbey. Often considered a gothic allegory, the story reflects on not only life and death but also the illusion of control.

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