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How Poe Scares People with "the Raven" and "the Tell Tale Heart"

Summary: This is a unified essay discussing how Edgar Allan Poe tries to scare the reader in both "The Raven" and "The Tell Tale Heart." In this essay ideas were used from both passages to establish a controlling idea about how Poe scares the reader. Evidence from both passages were used to develop the controlling idea, and to sow how he used specific literary elements or techniques to convey ideas. (Symbolism, irony, similes, personification, poetic techniques, etc.
Edgar Allen Poe was the author of several daunting works of literature. Two examples of Edgar Allen Poe's literature are "The Tell Tale Heart" and "The Raven." If you compare these two works, one a short story and the other a poem, you will see that Poe shows great mastery of symbolism, as well as other forms of literary technique. In these two stories, many people would say that Poe uses the tales to reflect the way he perceives life in general. Poe makes obvious use of symbolism, metaphors and imagery within these two works of literature.

Within the poem "The Raven" Edgar Allen Poe uses imagery, in many different forms. Imagery is words that are used to create a picture in the mind of the reader. One example of Imagery within "The Raven" is "Ghostly grim and ancient raven wonder from the nightly shore" (line 46) To scare...

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