Masque of the Red Death, Edgar Allan Poe
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Masque of the Red Death

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Narrator: Chris Stump

Unabridged: 15 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Author's Republic

Published: 03/02/2017

Genre: Fiction - Classics

Synopsis

"The Masque of the Red Death" is a story by Edgar Allan Poe. A terrible disease called the Red Death has struck the country. It’s incredibly fatal, horribly gruesome, and it’s already killed off half the kingdom. But the ruler of these parts, Prince Prospero, doesn’t seem to care about his poor, dying subjects. Instead, he decides to let the kingdom take care of itself while he and a thousand of his favorite knights and ladies shut themselves up in a fabulous castle to have one never-ending party. Wine, women, music, dancing, fools – Prospero’s castle has it all. After the last guest enters, no one else can get in – the Prince has welded the doors shut. That means no one can get out, either…

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