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Edgar Allan Poe

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Bloomfield, Shelley Costa. The Everything Guide to Edgar Allan Poe: The Life, Times, and Work of a Tormented Genius. Avon: Adams, 2007. Print.

Dedmond, Francis B. "'The Cask of Amontillado' and the War of the Literati." Modern Language Quarterly 15.2 (1954): 137-46. Web.

Giammarco, Erica. "Edgar Allan Poe: A Psychological Profile." Personality and Individual Differences 54.1 (2013): 3-6. Web.

Schick, Joseph S. "The Origin of 'The Cask of Amontillado.'" American Literature 6.1 (1934): 18-21. Web.

Sova, Dawn. Critical Companion to Edgar Allan Poe: A Literary Reference to His Life and Work. New York: Facts on File, 2007. Print.

Stepp, Walter. "The Ironic Double in Poe's 'The Cask of Amontillado.'" Studies in Short Fiction 13.4 (1976): 447-53. Web.

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