Dragonwyck Setting & Symbolism

Anya Seton
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Dragonwyck

The manor house on the estate of Nicholas Van Ryn, a wealthy landowner.

Wells Farm

The farm where Miranda was born and lives with her family at the start of the story.

Betrothal Ring

The ring Nicholas gives to Miranda after Johanna dies as a pledge that they will marry in a year.

Mary Clinton

The ship Nicholas has an interest in that catches fire during a race with the Ithaca.

Jeff Turner's Office

Where Miranda takes the Van Ryn's daughter her for treatment and walks into the middle of a down-renter's meeting.

Pine Orchard Mountain House

This is where Miranda meets Peggy O'Malley and they soon become good friends.

Astor Place

Nicholas shot a young boy here when he feels that the boy has insulted him, and he is then injured on the spot.

Mexico

Jeff Turner goes here as an army doctor during the Mexican...

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