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Edgar Allan Poe anniversary: How much do you know about his work? Take our quiz.

Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809. (AP / file)

Edgar Allan Poe, one of America's most celebrated poets, was born 202 years ago today. How well do you know Poe’s writing? Here are 8 questions.

- Aaron Couch

1. Poor Fortunato is immured in a stone wall in which tale of murder?

Many of Poe’s stories featured premature burials, although “The Cask of the Amontillado,” is different, in that the burial was intentional.

Many of Poe’s stories featured premature burials, although “The Cask of the Amontillado,” is different, in that the burial was intentional.

Many of Poe’s stories featured premature burials, although “The Cask of the Amontillado,” is different, in that the burial was intentional.

Many of Poe’s stories featured premature burials, although “The Cask of the Amontillado,” is different, in that the burial was intentional.

“The Cask of Amontillado”

 

“The Tell-Tale Heart”

 

“The Black Cat”

 

"The Purloined Letter"

 
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