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The Fall of the House of Usher

The Fall of the House of Usher


by Edgar Allan Poe

The Fall of the House of Usher: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. This is a story of a man who is -> Sick
2. Which is not true of the family? -> Isolated
3. What is the family's relationship with the world? -> Separated
4. For Roderick what is worse than what you actually fear? -> Fear itself
5. What disorder could be present? -> Split personality