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Hawthorne, Nathaniel 1804-1864

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Works: 6,914 works in 21,483 publications in 32 languages and 553,211 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Short stories  Essays  Fictional autobiographies 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Adapter, Dedicatee, Author of dialog, Correspondent, Lyricist, Honoree
Classifications: PS1868, 813.3
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Most widely held works about Nathaniel Hawthorne
 
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Most widely held works by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

2,325 editions published between 1850 and 2017 in 29 languages and held by 30,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
The house of the seven gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

808 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 16,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Pyncheon does well in denouncing Old Matthew: he founds a New England dynasty and builds a remarkable mansion; but on its opening day he is found dead, slaked in his own blood. By 1840, that dynasty is almost spent; amid the dust and decay of the Seven Gables, Clifford and Hepzibah believe in their own continued nobility as much as they believe in the mysterious curse still tracking the Pyncheons. After 30 years in prison for a murder he did not commit, Clifford Pyncheon and his sister Hepzibah continue to worry about the power of the real murderer, their cousin Judge Pyncheon
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

197 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the harsh Puritan environment of 17th century Boston, The scarlet letter describes the plight of Hester Prynne, an independent-minded woman who stands alone against society. Having given birth to a child after an illicit affair she refuses to name the father and is forced to wear the letter A for adultress embroidered on her dress
The marble faun; or, The romance of Monte Beni by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

381 editions published between 1840 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Befriended by Donatello, a young Italian with the classical grace of the 'Marble Faun', Miriam, Hilda, and Kenyon, three American expatriates, find their pursuit of art taking a sinister turn as Miriam's unhappy past threatens to lead them into tragedy
Twice-told tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

371 editions published between 1837 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 5,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious minister who never removes the black veil shrouding his face, an eccentric scientist who experiments with the fate of his friends, a cheerful tombstone carver who speaks the wisdom of the graveyard, these are but a few of the unusual New Englanders you'll meet in Twice-Told Tales
The Blithedale romance by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

248 editions published between 1852 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Utopians, unhappy with dissolute, mid-nineteenth-century America, takes to the pastoral life; but the members find little satisfaction in farmwork and communal life because of competing ambitions and idealism. Instead of changing the world, they pursue self-centered paths that ultimately lead to tragedy. Absorbing 1852 novel about love, idealism, and politics bristles with Hawthorne's perceptive wit and intelligence
Tanglewood tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

386 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of Greek myths: The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, The Pomegranate seeds, and The Golden Fleece
Tales and sketches by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

41 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 2,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The library of America is dedicated to publishing America's best and most significant writing in handsome, enduring volumes, featuring authoritative texts. Hailed as the "finest-looking, longest-lasting editions ever made" (The New Republic), Library of America volumes make a fine gift for any occasion. Now, with exactly one hundred volumes to choose from, there is a perfect gift for everyone
A wonder-book and Tanglewood tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

275 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales told at the fireside and in the woods, adapting such classical myths as Pandora's Box, Baucis and Philemon, and Perseus and Medusa to the storyteller's gothic or romantic environment
Novels by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

28 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here in one volume are all five of Nathaniel Hawthorne's world-famous novels. "The House of the Seven Gables" moves across 150 years from an ancestral crime condoned by the Puritan theocracy to a new beginning in the bustling and democratic Jacksonian era. Hawthorne's masterpiece, "The Scarlet Letter," is a dramatic allegory of the social consequences of adultery and the subversive force of personal desire in a community of laws. "The Blithedale Romance" explores the perils, which Hawthorne knew at first hand, of living in a utopian community, and the inextricability of political, personal, and sexual desires. "Fanshawe" is an engrossing apprentice work which Hawthorne published anonymously and later sought to suppress. "The Marble Faun," his last finished novel, involves mystery, murder, and romance among American artists in Rome
The house of the seven gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

87 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hephzibah tries to shelter her brother from the evil of Judge Pyncheon in this novel set in Massachusetts
Mosses from an old Manse by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

275 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twenty-six moral tales written during Hawthorne's residence in the historic Concord house
The portable Hawthorne by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

81 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of prose by Nathaniel Hawthorne, including The Scarlet Letter, excerpts from the other romances, thirteen tales, and selections from his journals and letters. Includes a chronology
A wonder book for girls & boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

211 editions published between 1851 and 2011 in English and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the following Greek myths: "The Gorgon's Head," "The Golden Touch," "The Paradise of Children," "The Three Golden Apples," "The Miraculous Pitcher," and "The Chimaera."
The celestial railroad and other stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

72 editions published between 1843 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic tales from one of America's most respected short story writers
The great stone face : and other tales of the White Mountains by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

30 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The White Hills of New Hampshire are the setting for Hawthorne's three short stories
Young Goodman Brown and other tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

33 editions published between 1835 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers twenty of Hawthorne's tales of Puritan New England, dealing with superstition, guilt, moral pride, and the supernatural
The Great Stone Face by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

71 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest waits his entire life for an ancient prophecy to be fulfilled
The whole history of grandfather's chair; or, True stories from New England history, 1620-1803 by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

41 editions published between 1878 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandfather's Chair (1845) contains delightful tales for children about the history of New England. 'The chair is made to pass from one to another of those personages of whom he thought it most desirable for the young reader to have vivid and familiar ideas, and whose lives and actions would best enable him to give picturesque sketches of the times. On its sturdy oaken legs it trudges diligently from one scene to another, and seems always to thrust itself in the way, with most benign complacency, whenever an historical personage happens to be looking round for a seat.' -- from the Preface
Hawthorne by Henry James( Book )

4 editions published between 1887 and 2011 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides literary criticism on Hawthorne's writings plus a commentary on American life, society and manners during the nineteenth century in America
 
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Alternative Names
Gotorn, Natanièl.

Gotorn, Nataniėlʹ 1804-1864

Gotorn, Natannel’ 1804-1864

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Hawthorn, Nathaniel

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Hawthorne, N.

Hawthorne N. 1804-1864

Hawthorne, N. (Nathaniel), 1804-1864

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Hawthorne, Nath 1804-1864

Hawthorne, Nathanael 1804-1864

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Hōsōn, Nasanieru 1804-1864

Hothorna, Netheniyala 1804-1864

Hotorn, Natanijel 1804-1864

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Huo-sang, Na-sa-ni-erh 1804-1864

Huosang 1804-1864

Huosang, Nasa’nier, 1804-1864

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Nasa’nier Huosang, 1804-1864

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Готорн, Натаниель 1804-1864

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Готсорн Н. 1804-1864

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Натаниел Хоторн

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האותורן, נתנאל 1804-1864

האטארן, נאטאניעל

האטארן, נתנאל 1804-1864

הותורן, נתנאל 1804-1864

הותורן, נתניאל

נתניאל הות'ורן

ناتانیل هاثورن نویسنده و دیپلمات آمریکایی

ناثانيال هاوثورن

ناثانيال هوثورن، 1804-1864

نتھانیل ہاتھورن

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호돈 1804-1864

호돈, 나다니엘 1804-1864

호손 1804-1864

호손, N. 1804-1864

호손, 나다뉴얼 1804-1864

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호손, 나사니엘 1804-1864

호손, 나타니알 1804-1864

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호손, 내서니엘 1804-1864

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호손, 너새니얼 1804-1864

호손, 너쌔니엘 1804-1864

호손, 니다니엘 1804-1864

호오도온, N. 1804-1864

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호오손

호오손, N. 1804-1864

호우톤, 나타니엘 1804-1864

ナサニエル・ホーソーン

ホーソン, N.

ホーソーン, ナサニエル

ホーソーン, ナサニエル 1804-1864

霍桑 1804-1864

霍桑, 纳撒尼尔 1804-1864

纳撒尼尔·霍桑

纳撒尼尔 霍桑 1804-1864

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The house of the seven gablesThe scarlet letterThe marble faun; or, The romance of Monte BeniTwice-told talesThe Blithedale romanceTanglewood talesTales and sketchesA wonder-book and Tanglewood tales