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That last phrase brings together the Saturday News orangutan story and escaped-ape story with its Edward Coleman stories and furnishes “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” 39 Poe with a key to the “Rue Morgue” mystery: the bestial murderer may be a murderous beast. ” This language is close to that of Dupin when he speculates that the murderer “might have swung the shutter” and “swung himself into the room” of the L’Espanayes (Collected Works 2:555), and similar, too, to that of the French sailor when he admits that the orangutan “grasped the shutter” and “swung itself [originally ‘himself’]” into the room (2:565).

In “Humorous Adventure—Picking Up a Madman,” it is revealed that Abbot “had recently escaped from an insane Hospital”;44 in “Rue Morgue,” the narrator responds to Dupin’s analysis of the evidence by stating, “A madman . . has done this deed—some raving maniac, escaped from a neighboring Maison de Santé” (2:558). Dupin’s 40 Edgar Allan Poe and the Dupin Mysteries reply is very curious—he says, “In some respects . . your idea is not irrelevant” (2:558). ” This reading is strengthened by the fact that no other relevance for the narrator’s comment is apparent.

That last phrase brings together the Saturday News orangutan story and escaped-ape story with its Edward Coleman stories and furnishes “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” 39 Poe with a key to the “Rue Morgue” mystery: the bestial murderer may be a murderous beast. ” This language is close to that of Dupin when he speculates that the murderer “might have swung the shutter” and “swung himself into the room” of the L’Espanayes (Collected Works 2:555), and similar, too, to that of the French sailor when he admits that the orangutan “grasped the shutter” and “swung itself [originally ‘himself’]” into the room (2:565).

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