The House of the Seven Gables, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Limited Editions Club (1935)

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804 – 1864) was an American novelist, one of the greatest this country has produced. His work is quintessentially American and so it is easy for me to agree with Evert Augustus Duyckinck when he said of American writers up to his time that Hawthorne was “the one least indebted to foreign models or literary precedents of any kind.”  His work was influenced by … Continue reading The House of the Seven Gables, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Limited Editions Club (1935)