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The marble faun

Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne; George Parsons Lathrop
Publisher: [Rockville, MD] : Wildside Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The last of Hawthorne's completed romances showcases the durability of life and art, chronicling the adventures of a group of American expatriates in Italy. Befriended by the handsome Donatello, who possesses all the grace of a marble statue of a faun, the Americans find themselves swept up in events beyond their reason and expectations. Italy and Rone become characters in this witty and symbolic romance, drawing on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathaniel Hawthorne; George Parsons Lathrop
ISBN: 9781434481856 1434481859 9781434481863 1434481867
OCLC Number: 154785391
Description: 285 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by George Parsons Lathorp.

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The last of Hawthorne's completed romances showcases the durability of life and art, chronicling the adventures of a group of American expatriates in Italy. Befriended by the handsome Donatello, who possesses all the grace of a marble statue of a faun, the Americans find themselves swept up in events beyond their reason and expectations. Italy and Rone become characters in this witty and symbolic romance, drawing on art, literature, and the Fall from Grace as its themes.

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