The Resource The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne, (eaudio)

The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne, (eaudio)

Label
The house of the seven gables
Title
The house of the seven gables
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a sleepy little New England village stands a dark, weather-beaten, many-gabled house. This brooding mansion is haunted by a centuries-old curse that casts the shadow of ancestral sin upon the last four members of the distinctive Pyncheon family of Salem. The greed and haughty pride of the Pyncheon family through the generations is mirrored in the gloomy decay of their seven-gabled mansion, where the family's enfeebled and impoverished relations now live. Mysterious deaths threaten the living. Musty documents nestle behind hidden panels carrying the secret of the family's salvation-or its downfall. A brilliant intertwining of the popular, the symbolic, and the historical, Hawthorne's Gothic Romance is a powerful exploration of personal and national guilt, a work that Henry James declared "the closest approach we are likely to have to the Great American Novel."
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1804-1864
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Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Dewey number
813/.3
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Anthony Heald
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  • Heald, Anthony
  • hoopla digital
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  • Families
  • Haunted houses
  • Salem (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne, (eaudio)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 06 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483089515
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11631698
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11631698
System control number
MWT11631698
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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Label
The house of the seven gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 06 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483089515
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11631698
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11631698
System control number
MWT11631698
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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