The Tell-Tale Heart | Study Guide

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.

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

Shen, Dan. "Edgar Allan Poe's Aesthetic Theory, the Insanity Debate, and the Ethically Oriented Dynamics of 'The Tell-Tale Heart.'" Nineteenth Century Literature 63.3 (2008): 321-45. Web.

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

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