Roderick Usher Essay Topics

The Downfall of Nobility of Poe

The short stories of Edgar Allan Poe The Fall of the House of Usher and The Cask of Amontillado shows the downfall of noble families or persons—The Usher’s in the former and Fortunato in the latter. Both short stories also feature eerie vaults and spaces. The demise of the noble family represents the downfall of… View Article