The Works of Edgar Allan Poe – Volume Four

This vintage text is Volume Four of The Works of Edgar Allan Poe.

The Stories contained within this collection include: “The Devil in the Belfry”, “Lionizing”, “X-ing a Paragraph”, “Metzengerstein”, “The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether”, “How to Write a Blackwood Article”, “A Predicament”, “Mystification”, “Diddling”, “The Angel of the Old”, “Mellonta Tauta”, “The Duc De L’omelette”, “The Oblong Box”, “Loss of Breath”, “The Man That Used Up”, “The Business Man”, and more.

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) was an American author, editor, poet, and critic. Most famous for his stories of mystery and horror, he was one of the first American short story writers, and is widely considered to be the inventor of the detective fiction genre.

We are republishing this vintage text, The Works of Edgar Allan Poe – Volume Four, in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.


Here, at, you can find the best of this fantastic author’s novels, short stories, essays, and poems.

You can also find a biography of Edgar Allan Poe, along with some of his most famous quotes and loved poems.

Through republishing works such as ‘The Works of Edgar Allan Poe – Volume Four’, it is hoped that the writing of this author of mystery and the macabre, can continue to delight – almost two centuries after its initial publication.