15 pgs. Appeared first time in
Edgar Allan Poe's The Premature Burial (2014). Reprinted in Edgar Allan Poe's Spirits of the Dead (2014).
Story: Edgar Allan Poe, Adapt: Richard Corben, Art: Richard Corben (no signature), Color: Beth Corben Reed, Richard Corben. Lettering: Nate Piekos of Blambo.
Style: Full color with black line. Genre: Horror. Time
Span: Gothic past. Nudity: Mag the Hag.
Keywords: Vault. Wine. Decade. Carnival. Drunkness. Funcus. Cough. Vanity. Mason. Niche. Wall. Chains. Bricks. Joke. Revenge. Plaster.
Story Origin: Edgar Allan Poe poem, "The Cask of Amontillado".
Synopsis: A man leads the widowed wife of his friend down to his valut for a zip of wine. He led his friend there as well a decade ago.
Comment: This story was clearly a secondary work for The Premature Burial The art and the story look like there were done quicker than Corben's previous Poe adaptations. In an interview he said he's through for Poe adaptations for now. This one looks like one of the last.
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Created: April 13, 2014. Modified: November 20, 2015.