The Call of the Wild
by Jack London
Judge Miller's house in the Santa Clara Valley
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Since there’s something Eden-like about Buck’s original home in the Santa Clara Valley, we’re thinking it represents a sort of ideal, a paradise. And, we think if you really wanted to, you could make all sorts of religious analogies to the story of the Biblical Adam and Eve, and how they were kicked out of the Garden of Eden.