The House That Jacob Built

The House That Jacob Built

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In 1940, the 1780-farmhouse that noted Maine essayist and curmudgeon John Gould’s great-grandfather built burned to the ground. To honor the generations that came before him, Gould there and then decided to rebuild the house in Lisbon Falls. Like his great-grandfather, Gould cut the timbers from the same woodlot, and the new house rose so smoothly, it seemed as if Great-Grandfather Jacob was building it himself. Memories clung to every beam and rafter and this… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Down East Books (June 07, 2015)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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