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The Murders in the Rue Morgue

The Murders in the Rue Morgue


by Edgar Allan Poe

The Murders in the Rue Morgue: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. In the first paragraph, the narrator says he doesn't want to write a -> Treatise
2. "The Murders in the Rue Morgue" reads like a(n) -> Song
3. By choosing a non-human killer, Poe neatly sidesteps the question of _____. -> Justice
4. The narrator is a stranger in a strange land. What theme is this? -> Life, Consciousness, and Existence
5. How does the narrator feel about Dupin? -> Admiration