The House of the Seven Gables

by: Nathaniel Hawthorne

Character List Quick Quiz

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Why is Hepzibah Pyncheon’s face locked in a permanent scowl?

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Where does Clifford Pyncheon return from?

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Whose greed and heartlessness are to blame for the Pyncheon curse?

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Who was the original owner of the land that serves as the site of the Pyncheon house?

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What do Gervayse Pyncheon’s efforts to retrieve the family deed cost him?