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Wakeman, Stephen H. 1859-1924

Overview
Works: 158 works in 161 publications in 1 language and 366 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: PS1868, 813.3
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Most widely held works by Stephen H Wakeman
The Stephen H. Wakeman collection of books of nineteenth century American writers, the property of Mrs. Alice L. Wakeman by Stephen H Wakeman( Book )
3 editions published between 1924 and 1930 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Title page reading: "The Scarlet Letter, / a Romance. / By Nathaniel Hawthorne." Verso with contents as later published
Legends of the Province House by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )
1 edition published in 1877 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Washington, D.C., to his wife Sophia by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Describing excursions to Manassas and Fortress Monroe; saying that he has seen Washington and "begin[s] to long for home"; noting that he is staying longer "for [Emanuel] Leu[t]ze wishes to paint a portrait" of him; telling her that he had "a photograph of imperial size" taken of him yesterday
Considerations by the way : [Massachusetts?] by Ralph Waldo Emerson( )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Salem, to his mother, Elizabeth Clarke Manning Hawthorne by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
1 edition published in 1821 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mentioning his uncle Richard; asking why his sister Elizabeth does not write to him; telling her he is reading less because he is "more taken up in studying"; noting that he is "quite reconciled to going to College, since [he is] to spend the Vacations with [her]"; stating that while he has "not yet concluded what profession [he will] have," he has ruled out being a minister, lawyer, or physician; asking, "What do you think of my becoming an Author, and relying for support upon my pen. Indeed I think the illegibility of my handwriting is very authorlike. How proud you would feel to see my works praised by the reviewers"; ending with an admonition not to show this letter
Concord [Mass.], to William Cullen Bryant by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Declining an invitation to speak; explaining that he has "no practice in any mode of public speaking."
Journal : [Concord] by Henry David Thoreau( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Hawthorne collection of autograph letters signed : Salem, Concord [Mass.], etc., to his sisters, mother, wife, and various acquaintances by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection includes 19 autograph letters, mostly signed, from Nathaniel Hawthorne to various family members and acquaintances (MA 611.1-19); an engraving of Hawthorne (MA 611.20); and a typescript letter signed (dated Oct. 4, 1902) from Julian Hawthorne, Nathaniel Hawthorne's son, to the editor of The New York Times (MA 611.21). Items in the collection are described individually (MA 611.1-21)
Journal : [Concord] by Henry David Thoreau( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters of a traveller : second series : by William Cullen Bryant( )
1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Describing Algiers. Dated Marseilles, 29 December 1858, but actually written in 1857. Date was corrected in the 1859 printed edition
Journal : [Concord] by Henry David Thoreau( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Journal, including notes for A week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers : [Concord] by Henry David Thoreau( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
English notebook : primarily Liverpool : by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Describing daily activities and excursions with his wife and children. Recording observations, especially from his frequent walks
Extracts relating to Canada, &c. : Cambridge [and Concord] : by Henry David Thoreau( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Extracts from various works on the history, geography and cartography of Canada and eastern America. With notes throughout and some lightly penciled use-marks, as well as a list of "Books on Canada" on p. 1
The Dolliver romance by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This extraordinary fragment, left incomplete at the author's death, hints at the direction Hawthorne's genius may have taken had he lived. Ironically, the subject is the search through science rather than magic for an elixir of life. Poignantly, the unfinished manuscript lay upon Hawthorne's coffin during the author's funeral services
Lenox [Mass.], to Miss M.A.A. Dawson by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Thanking her for her letter; saying that he thinks it is better that they do not meet: "You know me now by some of the genuine traits of my mind and heart. Were we to meet, you would remember me only by a few superficial features"; commenting on her handwriting
Extracts relating to the Indians : [Concord] : by Henry David Thoreau( )
1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Extracts from books published 1845-1848, on Native Americans and exploration of the North American continent
 
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