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Nathaniel Hawthorne encyclopedia

by Robert L. Gale

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 -- Encyclopedias,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [573]-583).

    StatementRobert L. Gale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1880 .G3 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 583 p. ;
    Number of Pages583
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1886224M
    ISBN 100313268169
    LC Control Number90047337

    The House of the Seven Gables is a novel written by Nathaniel was published in The book is about an old New England family. Themes include guilt, revenge, and supernatural and witchcraft are a part of the story. An old house in Salem, Massachusetts was used as background for the story. The house belonged to Hawthorne's cousin Susanna Ingersoll. ROBERT L. GALE is Professor Emeritus of American Literature at the University of Pittsburgh./e His other books include A Henry James Encyclopedia (), A Nathaniel Hawthorne Encyclopedia (), The Gay Nineties in America: A Cultural Dictionary of the s (), and A Cultural Encyclopedia of the s in America (), all published by Greenwood Press.

    News about Nathaniel Hawthorne, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. significance since then except a book review. influenced by the character. The Marble Faun: Or, The Romance of Monte Beni, also known by the British title Transformation, was the last of the four major romances by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and was published in The Marble Faun, written on the eve of the American Civil War, is set in a fantastical romance mixes elements of a fable, pastoral, gothic novel, and travel guide.

    As the author of The Scarlet Letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne has been established as a major writer of the nineteenth century and the most prominent chronicler of New England and its colonial history. This introductory book for students coming to Hawthorne for the first time outlines his life and writings in a clear and accessible style. Nathaniel Hawthorne was an American writer. He was born 4 July in Salem, Massachusetts. His first novel Fanshawe was published anonymously in Some short stories were published in as Twice-Told Tales. He married Sophia Peabody in They had three children.


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