(Hawthorne, Nathaniel). Buitenhuis, Peter
Title THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES: Severing Family and Colonial Ties
Book Condition Very fine in an illustrated dust jacket with a detail woodcut courtesy of the The House of the Seven Gables Settlement Associations. Chronology of Hawthorne's life and works, notes and references, bibliography, index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Boston: Twayne Publishers, (1991).
0805780750 / 9780805780758
Seller ID 29980.00
An analysis of Hawthorne's 1851 novel that argues the subtext is an attempt to create a truly American identity and a break with our English legacy. Buitenhuis explores the text and places it in a literary and cultural context.
Literary Criticism. American Literature.