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The gold bug 1843

by Edgar Allan Poe

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"The Gold-Bug" is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe. Set on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina, the plot follows William Legrand, who was recently bitten by a gold-colored bug. His servant, Jupiter, fears Legrand is going insane and goes to Legrand's friend, an unnamed narrator, who agrees to visit his old friend. Legrand pulls the other two into an adventure after deciphering a secret message that will lead to a buried treasure.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Edgar Allan Poe
Publication Date:
2015

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  • Adobe PDF eBook 265.6 KB
The gold bug 1843
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