The Cask Of Amontillado Essay. 1139 Words 5 Pages. Show More. Edgar Allan Poe, an author well known for his sinister short stories full of suspense, ushers his readers through The Cask of Amontillado which was published in the November 1846 issue of Godey’s Lady’s Book. Poe narrates the murder story through the eyes of Montresor who is trying to murder Fortunato using his well planned.