Edgar Allan Poes The Cask of Amontillado

Analyze three of the following rhetorical devices as they are used in Edgar Allan Poes The Cask of Amontillado: symbolism, foreshadowing, irony, and tone. Through this examination, determine precisely which elements make Montressor an effective villain. Lastly, what specific tactics does Montressor employ in luring Fortunato to his ultimate resting place? Be sure to use specific textual evidence to substantiate your claims.