The Pit and the Pendulum
|The Pit and the Pendulum|
|Category||Equipment > Books|
|Read Online||Project Gutenberg|
|Author||Edgar Allen Poe|
The Pit and the Pendulum is 1842 a short story by renowned author Edgar Allen Poe. The tale is fictional, based around the topic of the Spanish Inquisition, and details the suffering of a prisoner during that event in history using strong language to engage the reader's senses.