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The Resource The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by Mary Oliver

The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by Mary Oliver

Label
The house of the seven gables
Title
The house of the seven gables
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by Mary Oliver
Title variation
  • House of 7 gables
  • House of seven gables
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The curse of Mathew Maule descends on seven generations of the inhabitants of an old New England house
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
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haunted houses
  • Salem (Mass.)
  • Haunted houses
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Label
The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by Mary Oliver
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 286)
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
ocm44885353
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2001 Modern Library ed.
Extent
xix, 312 pages
Isbn
9780375756870
Lccn
00064585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)44885353
Label
The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by Mary Oliver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 286)
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
ocm44885353
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2001 Modern Library ed.
Extent
xix, 312 pages
Isbn
9780375756870
Lccn
00064585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)44885353

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