Table of Contents 1-About the story 2-The masque of the Red Death 2.1-Author 1.-A likely source of inspiration for the 1845 short tale "The Masque of the Red Death" is actual historical events. A third of the population of the continent perished in the Black Death, which began in the middle of the thirteenth century. Later, in the 1660s, a plague hit and killed a fourth of London's populace. Medieval Europe saw several plagues, and these events would provide as numerous examples in Poe's novel. The person starts to bleed through the skin and has red spots. What is The Masque of the Red Death's central theme? Well, The inevitable inevitability of death would be the fundamental topic of The Masque of the Red Death . Even the abbey's isolation offers no defense against the epidemic. 2.-The Masque of the Red Death The red death had long devastated the country. No pestilence had ever been so fatal, or so
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