Thursday, December 25, 2008

The Pit and the Pendulum


Another illustration by Harry Clarke. The strange-looking blade (who built that thing?), the victim's expression, and of course the rats make this picture truly nightmarish.

If you want more information about this classic Poe tale, please read on.

1 comment:

  1. Generally, by this time on Christmas night, I've gone back to just doing whatever I was interested in before the celebration started. Glad to see I'm not the only one. -- Darbydale

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