The House of the Seven Gables

The House of the Seven Gables

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Greedy, piratical Colonel Pyncheon builds his mansion on ill-gotten ground, setting the stage for generations of suffering. Years later, a country cousin and an enigmatic young boarder attempt to reverse the tide of misfortunes surrounding the house in Hawthorne's evocative blend of mystery and romance.
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, 2007.
ISBN: 9780486408828
0486408825
9780895772190
0895772191
9781593082314
1593082312
Branch Call Number: FICTION Hawthorn Nathanie
Characteristics: xxxv, 298 p. ;,22 cm.

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Oct 23, 2015

'Haunted'? 'Cursed'? Good grief. Remember that it was written in 1850 and don't go looking for a thrilling Hallowe'en read here! Quite verbose, as novels of that time were, it takes awhile - a long while, to develop. Not one of my favourites.

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