House of Seven Gables (SparkNotes Literature Guide) [NOOK Book]

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House of Seven Gables (SparkNotes Literature Guide)

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Literature Guides
Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster.
Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides:
chapter-by-chapter analysis
explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols
a review quiz and essay topics
Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.
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Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides chapter-by-chapter analysis; explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols; and a review quiz and essay topics. Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.
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Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 3
Character List 7
Analysis of Major Characters 11
Hepzibah Pyncheon 11
Clifford Pyncheon 11
Judge Pyncheon 12
Holgrave 12
Phoebe Pyncheon 13
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 15
The Sins of One Generation Are Visited on the Next 15
Class Status in New England 16
The Deceptiveness of Appearances 16
Mesmerism 17
Decay 18
The Judge's Smile 18
The House 19
The Portrait of Colonel Pyncheon 19
The Chickens 20
Summary & Analysis 21
Preface 21
Chapters 1-2 22
Chapters 3-4 25
Chapters 5-6 27
Chapters 7-8 30
Chapters 9-10 34
Chapters 11-12 37
Chapters 13-14 40
Chapters 15-16 44
Chapters 17-18 47
Chapters 19-21 50
Important Quotations Explained 55
Key Facts 61
Study Questions & Essay Topics 63
Review & Resources 67
Quiz 67
Suggestions for Further Reading 72
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