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The Grass Harp Setting & Symbolism

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Objects/Places

River Woods

River Woods is the wooded area on the outskirts of town where the China tree sits near a field of tall Indian grass bordering the town cemetery.

China tree

The double-trunk China tree near River Woods holds a tree house amid its branches and is the setting for the escape of Dolly, Catherine, Collin, Riley and Judge Cool.

County Bakery

The bakery in the town is owned by Mr. and Mrs. County, a prosperous and sociable couple who provide emotional support to Collin throughout his life.

Barber shop

The barbershop in the town is run by Amos Legrand who manages to keep the gossip and information network functioning.

Little Homer Honey Wagon

The Little Homer Honey Wagon is a rundown truck fitted with a tarpaulin so that the vehicle resembles a covered wagon. It is the vehicle in which Sister Ida transports her big brood of...

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