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First Classics Illustrated: The Devil's…

First Classics Illustrated: The Devil's Dictionary

by Ambrose Bierce, Grahan Wilson (Author)

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An illustrated version of Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary, which provides humorous definitions for over one hundred words, plus graphic novel adaptations of two of Bierce's short stories. In "The boarded window," a young man prepares his wife for burial, but discovers too late that she may not have been dead; and, in "An imperfect conflagration," a man murders his parents and is caught for the crime when the fire he set does not destroy the evidence.… (more)

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