Graphic Classics: Edgar Allan Poe
is the first in a new series of books, created in the tradition of the great Classics Illustrated comics, reborn for the contemporary adult reader. Each issue features the works of one classic author, presented in comics and heavily-illustrated stories by some of the best artists working today in the fields of comics, book illustration and fine arts.
Graphic Classics: Edgar Allan Poe features comics adaptations of "The Raven" by J.B. Bonivert, "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Rick Geary, "The Conqueror Worm" by Gahan Wilson, and ten more illustrated stories and poems. Plus "New Murders in the Rue Morgue", a Poe "sequel" newly-illustrated by Mark A. Nelson. The introduction is by Joe R. Lansdale.