Reviews of “The Masque of the Red Death” (1842) and related work

“The Masque of the Red Death” (1842Text)

Edgar Allan Poe (writer).

References here: Stora döden – Den värsta katastrof som drabbat Europa (2000).

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Masque of the Red Death (2019Text)

Cory Doctorow (writer).

Read in 2020.

A wealthy financier who thinks his doomsday preparations are cool is ultimately humiliated.

Predictable, with none of Poe’s poetic power.

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