The Fisher family escapes from this place after their father is killed and they fear the villagers.
The Fishers use this as their only means of travel for weeks before they reach Holland. The conditions are horrible, and they are practically starving.
The town in which most of the story takes place. It is a small port town, the inhabitants of which love to gossip.
This is the term villagers give to someone who is missing some essential quality because it has been taken away from them. They are not supposed to live very long.
Young Woman with Tulips
This is the name of a beautiful painting the Master paints of Clara. It is a masterpiece and considered a treasure by everyone who encounters it.
This symbol appears two ways in the novel: one as a location where Clara claims to have...
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