The Murder In Rue Morgue Analysis

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The historical context of “The Murder in Rue Morgue” is that this story was around during the age of exploration. Many explorers found animals that look extraordinary and recount stories of their adventures that seem improbable. In “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”, the historical context was that the country was changing. The railroad of England were just built and industrial revolution was occurring. People were more curious about science and the world around them. Society still was based on religious principles, which cause sexual restraints. It would be unthinkable for someone to consider to have a sexual relationship before marriage at this time because it can hurt someone reputation. The historical context of each story,

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