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The House of the Seven Gables

The House of the Seven Gables


by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The House of the Seven Gables: A Pox on Your House, and All Seven of Its Gables! True or False

1. What happens to Judge Pyncheon while he is waiting to see Clifford? -> He has a stroke and dies
2. How does Mr. Holgrave think Judge Pyncheon died? -> Of natural causes
3. Whom does Mr. Holgrave need to help clear Clifford’s name? -> Clifford
4. To where do Hepzibah, Clifford, Phoebe and Mr. Holgrave move? -> They don’t tell anyone - not even the reader
5. What is hidden in a secret compartment in the wall? -> The body of Matthew Maule