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The house of the seven gables / with illustrations reproducing drawings for early editions and photos. of contemporary scenes together with an introductory biographical sketch of the author and anecdotal captions by Basil Davenport.

Book Book (c1950.)
Description: xiii, 335, [1] p., [16] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Publisher: New York : Dodd, Mead & Co., c1950.
13 of 16 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Salem.
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Summary: Colonel Pyncheon does well in denouncing Old Matthew: he founds a New England dynasty and builds a remarkable mansion; but on its opening day he is found dead, slaked in his own blood. By 1840, that dynasty is almost spent; amid the dust and decay of the Seven Gables, Clifford and Hepzibah believe in their own continued nobility as much as they believe in the mysterious curse still tracking the Pyncheons.
Authors: Davenport, Basil, 1905-1966 (Author of introduction, etc.). Dodd, Mead & Company. (Publisher).
Citation: Hawthorne, Nathaniel. "The house of the seven gables." New York : Dodd, Mead & Co., 1950.
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