The Fall of the House of UsherStudy Guide & Essays
Home : The Fall of the House of Usher

The Fall of the House of Usher Study Guide & Essays

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…

The Fall of the House of Usher study guide contains a biography of Edgar Allan Poe, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

View all of the Study Guide...

View all Literature Essays...

View all of the Wikipedia entries...

 

Posted By nicholas s #352352 at Jan 07, 2014 10:55 AM

The narrator says that the atmosphere in the vault is so oppressive that?

1) they cannot leave Madeline there. 2) Roderick panics. 3) the torches almost go out. 4) they decide to place Madeline in her room.

The Fall of the House of Usher | Answers: 2

 

Posted By asma r #367987 at Apr 19, 2014 2:46 AM

 

Posted By everton b #366248 at Apr 09, 2014 7:36 AM

 

Posted By sara s #364958 at Apr 03, 2014 3:04 PM

what had prepared him?

the narrator is stuck by rodericks excessive nervous agitation, however, he had been prepared for somthing like this.

The Fall of the House of Usher | Answers: 1