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The Masque of Red Death

“The Masque of Red Death”

The Masque of Red Death

16 pgs. Appeared first time [COLOR] in The Raven and the Red Death (2013). Reprinted [COLOR] in Edgar Allan Poe’s Spirits of the Dead (2014).
Story: Edgar Allan Poe. Adapt./Art: Richard Corben (no signature). Lettering printed (Nate Piekos of Blambot®).

Czech Republic [CZ]: as “The Masque of Red Death [CZ]” in Duchové mrtvých (2016).
France [FRA]: as “The Masque of Red Death [FRA]” in Esprit des morts (2015).
Germany [GER]: as “Die Maske des roten Todes” in Edgar Allan Poes: Geister der Toten (2005).

Style: Black line with digital colors. Genre: Horror. Time Span: Gothic past. Nudity: Full frontal nudity.
Keywords: Ruins. Stranger. Story. Castle. King. Plague. Party. Colors. Red. Clock. Intruder. Curse. Mag the Hag.
Story Origin: Edgar Allan Poe poem, “The Masque of the Red Death”, and short story, “The Fall of the House of Usher”.
Synopsis: Richard Corben adaptation for the story by Edgar Allan Poe. A king lives in a castle surrounded by plague. The put misery out of his mind he throws a party. But in every party there must be a gate-crasher. Visits in the story “The Fall of the House of Usher”, Haunted House part.
Comment: A brilliant and murky horror story for the first time. Mr. Corben has adapted many EAP stories, some several times, but never this one. Beautiful red and other colors.

The Masque of Red Death, 16 pgs

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Created: November 1, 2013. Last updated: May 26, 2019 at 18:21 pm

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