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Author Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864.

Title The Complete short stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne
Edition [First edition]
Published Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday & Co., [©1959]

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  810.3 H39965 A23/Co 1959  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 615 pages : portrait ; 25 cm
Contents Nathaniel Hawthorne / by Henry James -- Tale-writing: Nathaniel Hawthorne / by Edgar Allan Poe -- The genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne / by Anthony Trollope -- Hawthorne / by Oliver Wendell Holmes. From TWICE-TOLD TALES: The gray champion -- The wedding knell -- The minister's black veil -- The maypole of Merry Mount -- The gentle boy -- Mr. Higginbotham's catastrophe -- Wakefield -- The great carbuncle -- The prophetic pictures -- David Swan -- The hollow of the three hills -- The vision of the fountain -- Fancy's show box -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment -- Legends of the Province House: (i) Howe's masquerade ; (ii) Edward Randolph's portrait ; (iii) Lady Eleanore's mantle ; (iv) Old Esther Dudley -- The village uncle -- The ambitious guest -- The sister years -- The seven vagabonds -- The white old maid -- Peter Goldthwaite's treasure -- The Shaker bridal -- Endicott and the red cross -- The lily's quest -- Edward Fane's rosebud -- The threefold destiny. From MOSSES FROM AN OLD MANSE: The birthmark -- A select party -- Young Goodman Brown -- Rappaccini's daughter -- Mrs. Bullfrog -- Monsieur du Miroir -- The hall of fantasy -- The celestial railroad -- The procession of life -- Feathertop : a moralized legend -- The new Adam and Eve -- Egotism; or, The bosom serpent -- The Christmas banquet -- Drowne's wooden image -- The intelligence office -- Roger Malvin's burial -- P.'s correspondence -- Earth's holocaust -- Passages from a relinquished work -- The artist of the beautiful -- A virtuoso's collection. From THE SNOW-IMAGE AND OTHER TWICE-TOLD TALES : The snow-image : a childish miracle -- The great stone face -- Ethan Brand -- Sylph Etherege -- The Canterbury pilgrims -- The man of adamant -- The devil in manuscript -- John Inglefield's thanksgiving -- The wives of the dead -- Little Daffydowndilly -- My knisman, Major Molineux. MISCELLANEOUS TALES: The antique ring -- Graves and goblins -- Dr. Bullivant -- An old woman's tale -- Alice Doane's appeal -- The ghost of Doctor Harris -- The young provincial -- The haunted quack -- The New England village -- My wife's novel -- The bald eagle
Summary The complete tales with commentaries by Henry James, Edgar A. Poe, Anthony Trollope, and Oliver Wendell Holmes
Subject Short stories, American.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
LC no. 59010561
ISBN 0385015607
9780385015608