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The Resource The house of the seven gables : a romance, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by David Frampton ; afterword by Henry James

The house of the seven gables : a romance, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by David Frampton ; afterword by Henry James

Label
The house of the seven gables : a romance
Title
The house of the seven gables
Title remainder
a romance
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by David Frampton ; afterword by Henry James
Title variation
  • House of 7 gables
  • House of seven gables
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the Pyncheon family, residents of an evil house cursed by the victim of their ancestor's witch hunt and haunted by the ghosts of many generations
Summary
The sins of the Pyncheon father are visited upon his children over a period of several generations, until such time as one of his descendants unites with a member of the family he has wronged. Love conquers hate, and new blood washes away the original crime. This intriguing and insightful novel truly deserves its significant place in the canon of American literature
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
033067
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1804-1864
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1861
LC item number
.A1 1985
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frampton, David
  • James, Henry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The World's best reading
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haunted houses
  • Salem (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The house of the seven gables : a romance, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by David Frampton ; afterword by Henry James
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13985813
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780895772190
Lccn
85071903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InCu)529445C912B8459889ADB12C39F34DEC
  • (OCoLC)ocm13152873
  • (OCoLC)13152873
Label
The house of the seven gables : a romance, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by David Frampton ; afterword by Henry James
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13985813
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780895772190
Lccn
85071903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InCu)529445C912B8459889ADB12C39F34DEC
  • (OCoLC)ocm13152873
  • (OCoLC)13152873

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