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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Vol. 4 of 5 (Classic Reprint)

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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Vol. 4 of 5 (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Vol. 4 of 5The dwellings are as much alike inside as out, and the furniture is all upon one plan. The floors are of square tiles, the chairs and tables of black-looking wood with thin crooked legs and puppy feet. The mantel-pieces are wide and high, and have not only time-pieces and cabbages sculptured over the front, but a real time-piece, which makes a prodigious tick ing, on the top in the middle, with a flower-pot con tai, but a real time-piece, which makes a prodigious tick ing, on the top in the middle, with a flower-pot con taining a cabbage standing on each extremity by way of outrider. Between each cabbage and the time-piece, again, is a little China man having a large stomach with a great round hole in it, through which is seen the dial-plate of a watch.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more