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Despair
Codebreaker
Philadelphia
Mystery
Tradgic
Lectures
Creative
The Raven
John Allan
Eliza Hopkins
Edgar Allan Poe
Fort Monroe
Orphan
Struggling
Writing
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"The Cask of Amontillado" Crossword

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Who is the author of "Cask of Amontillado" ? Edgar Allan Poe
When did Montresor tell his servants he would be back? Morning
How did the victim die ? Trapped
What is the name of the rare Spanish wine Montresor lures Fortunado with? Amontillado
What does "In pace requiescat" mean? Rest in Peace
What is the theme of this story? Revenge
“______ cannot tell Amontillado from Sherry” Luchresi
After reading the story, the reader may wonder if Montresor feels any_____ for his crime. Remorse
What was Fortunato’s weakness? Drinking
Fortunato’s name is ironic because it means______ in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. Fortunate
When was this story published? 1846
Upon what did Fortunato pride himself ? Wine Connoisseur
What was Fortunado dressed as? Jester
What line the walls in the crypt? Bones
Montressor continues to keep offering to bring Fortunato back home but he_____. Refuses
As Montresor builds the layers of stone, how does Fortunato react? Laughs
The vibrations of the _____ caused Montressor to cease his labors after the fourth tier. Chains
What kind of narrator is Montresor ? Unreliable
Fortunato says “ The ____ is mere nothing; it will not kill me. I shall not die of a ____.” Cough
What is Montresor’s greatest talent? Deception
What genre of writing was Edgar Allan Poe famous for ? Mystery
Fortunato exclaims that Montresor is not part of the brotherhood known as the___? Masons
What caused Montresor’s anger and need for revenge upon Fortunato? Insult
What event is going on within the setting of story? Carnival Carnival
What was the relationship between Poe and his wife Virginia premarriage? Cousins Cousins

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Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

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What did Poe's mom come to America to be? Actress
What is a Baltimore Lemonade? Alcohol
What did Poes dad die of? Alcoholism
What was the poem that Poe made for his wife that was originally called "To Virginia" Annabell Lee
What couldnt Poe afford for his dying wife Virginia? blanket
When you have consumption was are you drowning in? blood
What did Poe's mom die of? consumption
What was Poe's dads name? DAVID
What was the name of Poe's dad? DAVIDPOE
Who did Poe go to lunch with? Dickins
What does Poe watch his mother do? die
What was Poe's birth name? edgarpoe
What was the name of Poe's Mother? elizabeth
Where did Poe go to school (private school)? england
Who adopted Poe? FRANCISALLAN
What does Poe fall into and goes into a coma? gutter
Poe was the first to write___ stories horror
What did Poes mom play in the play Romeo and Juliet? juliet
Name of Poe's aunt MARIACLEM
Where does Poe want to go to be an editor? newyork
Last name of famous author from the early 1800s poe
What was Dickins pet? raven
Color Poe used to resemble death red
Where does Poe live? richmond
What were red flower was on the handkerchiefs so it would disguise if the women were sick? roses
Most popular poem of Poes theraven
What did Poe use to learn in school? tombstones
What university did Poe attend? virginia
What was the name of his cousin that he fell in love with? virginia
How much money does Poe make on his pieces of writing? zero

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"The Raven" Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

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The Raven was written by Edgar Allan Poe
Quoth the Raven Nevermore
The woman in The Raven is Lenore
__________ Door Chamber
What was the sound at hhis chamber door tapping
Was in bleak December
He was drinking wine
the Raven sat on the door
the bird sat in stillness
The raven is a bird

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American Romanticism- Washington Irving and Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

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The disease that took the life of many of the women Edgar Allan Poe loved and influenced much of his work was ______. consumption
In his work, Edgar Allan Poe uses the color _____ to symbolize death. red
Varying versions of _______ is a major theme in The Tell-Tale Heart, emphasized by the chilling maze of the narrator’s confused mind. reality
A major influence of Edgar Allan Poe was seeing his _______, an actress, perform as Juliet and kill herself only to come back to life mother
A major theme in both The Black Cat and The Tell-Tale Heart is _______. guilt
The story, The Cask of __________, is told from the perspective of a man named Montresor who lures his victim, Fortunato, into the catacombs of his home and buries him alive. Amontillado
The poem ________ Lee was written by Edgar Allan Poe after the death of his beloved wife, Virginia Annabel
Edgar Allan Poe changed to name of his story To Lenore to The _______ after meeting with famous author Charles Dickens. raven
The Raven, written by Edgar Allan Poe, is regarded as the first adult ________. fairytale
In his work, Washington Irving often uses the theme of awkward________ due to the fact that he never married. relationships
Washington Irving's stories depict flawed _________. protagonists
The story The Black _______, written by Edgar Allan Poe describes an unnamed narrator who descends into maddnes and kills his pets and wife Cat
The character Tom ________ from one of Washington Irving's stories ventures out into the woods where he meets the devil Walker
Many of Washington Irving's characters have _______ needs financial
Edgar Alllan Poe uses _______ in his work symbolically. animals
All of Edgar Allan Poe's stories depict a _______ mood. dreary
Washington Irving described New York as __________ based off a town in England that was legendary for the stupidity of its inhabitants Gotham
Washington Irving's story Rip Van Winkle was a rewritten ________ folklore. German
Edgar Allan Poe's characters are often __________. outcasts
In The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Washington Irving invented one of the most memorable characters in American literature, the superstitious schoolteacher _________ Crane. Ichabod
Washington Irving was highly influenced by the culture and writing of ________. Europe
Washington Irving was named after ________ Washington, who he wrote about. George
Washington Irving's moniker Diedrich ____________ is said to be an attempt at some sort of narrative Knickerbocker
Washington Irving's story Rip Van ________ describes a man who wonders into the woods and emerges twenty years later, not knowing that everything has changed Winkle
Washington Irving Influenced Nathaniel ____________, author of The Scarlet Letter. Hawthorne
The story The Tell-Tale _______ by Edgar Allan Poe describes a young man so vexed by an older man's eye that he murders him, only to begin hearing his heartbeat. Heart
Edgar Allan Poe lost his mother at a young age and his adopted father showed apathy towards him, therefore many of his character have _______ problems parental
Many of Washington Irving's stories teach a _______ lesson moral
Washington Irving's stories often depict the protagonist meeting with a ________ being. supernatural
A reoccuring theme in Edgar Allan Poe's work is young, _______ women who refuse to stay dead beautiful

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The Black Cat-Edgar Allan Poe Word Search

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beams
black
cellar
coldblood
cries
deadly
decay
drink
evil
fire
fireplace
heart
inn
innkeeper
knife
mysterious
officers
petted
pluto
revenge
rope
stick
stones
wife

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Edgar Allan Poe Crossword

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Had the greatest impact on Poe's life Mother
Poe's mother was sent to america to a be an actress
Poe's mother died of this consumption
the actual cause of death by consumption is drowning
Women's handkerchiefs were this color Red
Poe Attended this university Virginia
at Poe's school they used these for their lessons Gravestones
name of the aunt that took care of Poe Mariah
the poem Annabelle was originally called To Virginia
the lemonades that killed Poe had what in them Alcohol
color Poe used most of the time Red
what does the color that Poe uses represent Death
play that Poe's mom was in Romeo and Juliet
name of Charles Dickens pet raven Grip
Poe was born in 1809
Known as the first writer of this genre Detective fiction
Poe's most famous poem The Raven
Job that both Poe's parents had Actor
How did Poe's wife Virginia die? tuberculosis
what was Poe's mothers name Elizabeth
How old was Poe when his mom died? three
Poe spent most of his money doing this Gambling
what does Poe enlist in the Army
Poe was obsessed with this animal Cat
credited for defining the Modern short story
NFL team named after this poem Baltimore Ravens
Poe died at age Fourty
Poe was this old when he married Virginia Twenty Six
Virginia was this old when she Married Poe thirteen
Who was Edgar Allans friend that also wrote stories Charles Dickens

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Edgar Allan Poe crossword Word Search

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Alcoholic
dark
death
distraught
Edgar
insane
Introduced
lonely
military
Mysterious
nevermore
October
poet
Raven
Tuberculosis

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Tales Of Edgar Allan Poe Word Search

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DIE
VAGABOND
UNSEEN
UNDOUBTEDLY
TRANQUILLY
SHALL
PROMPTED
PITIFUL
PERCEIVE
MERELY
MASQUERADE
LEAPED
INSUFFERABLE
GRASPED
GIBBERING
FOREMAST
FOOL
EJACULATED

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AMERICAN LITERATURE Word Search

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NOVEL
WALT WHITMAN
REVOLUTIONARY PERIOD
COLONIAL LITERATURE
POETRY
NARRATIVE
EDGAR ALLAN POE
THOMAS PAINE
UNITED STATES
AMERICA

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The Masque Of the Red Death Word Search

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FEAR
ALLEGORY
DISEASE
MORTALITY
GUEST
LIFE
CASTLE
MASK
ROOMS
RED DEATH
CLOCK
PRINCE PROSPERO
HORROR
EDGAR ALLAN POE

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