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by Edgar Allan Poe

"The Fall of the House of Usher" was one of Edgar Allan Poe's first contributions to Burton's Gentleman's Magazine, of which he was an associate editor. The story was printed in 1839, a little over a year after "Ligeia," which Poe always considered his best tale. Both "Usher" and "Ligeia" belong…

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Posted By lily g #393584 at Oct 15, 2014 8:27 PM

Why is the second door that closes upon Madeline significant?

I know why the first door was significant, how about the second?

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Posted By lily g #393584 at Oct 15, 2014 3:36 PM

 

Posted By lily g #393584 at Oct 15, 2014 3:32 PM

What is significant about the first door closing upon Madeline Usher?

Two doors shut upon her, I'd like to know the significance or meaning behind the first door closing

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