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William Wilson

William Wilson

by Edgar Allan Poe

William Wilson: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What is a ghostly double?→Doppelganger
2. Lies, imagination, subconscious-driven fantasy, and wishful thinking show which theme?→Primitivity
3. What is there little of in this story?→Doubleness
4. What is distinct and separate from identity?→Power
5. The narrator is trapped by→Imagination

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