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Nathaniel Hawthorne's Tales : authoritative texts, backgrounds, criticism

Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne; James McIntosh
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [1987]
Series: Norton critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains fully annotated reprints of twenty-one tales and sketches by nineteenth-century American author Nathaniel Hawthorne; selected commentary by the author on his works; and several examples of criticism from contemporaries such as Herman Melville and Edgar Allan Poe and more recent writers.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Personal correspondence
Essays
Fiction
Named Person: Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathaniel Hawthorne; James McIntosh
ISBN: 0393954269 9780393954265 0393024288 9780393024289
OCLC Number: 12977860
Notes: "The second section of this volume ... includes three of his prefaces ... a group of his letters, and a representative selection from the American notebooks"--Page x.
Description: xi, 463 pages : illustration ; 22 cm.
Contents: The texts of the Tales. My kinsman, Major Molineux ; Roger Malvin's burial ; The gentle boy ; The haunted mind ; The gray champion ; Young Goodman Brown ; Wakefield ; The ambitious guest ; The May-Pole of Merry Mount ; The minister's black veil ; The Man of Adamant ; Endicott and the Red Cross ; The birthmark ; The celestial rail-road ; Earth's Holocaust ; The artist of the beautiful ; Drowne's wooden image ; Rappaccini's daughter ; Main-street ; Ethan Brand ; Feathertop ; A note on the text ; Textual variants ; Hawthorne's revisions of "The gentle boy" --
The author on his work. Preface to The old manse ; Preface to the 1851 edition of Twice-told tales ; Preface to The snow image ; Letter to Elizabeth C. Hathorne, March 13, 1821 ; Letter to H. W. Longfellow, June 4, 1837 ; Letter to H. W. Longfellow, June 19, 1837 ; Letter to H. W. Longfellow, January 12, 1839 ; Letter to Sophia Peabody, October 4, 1840 ; Letter to G. S. Hillard, July 16, 1841 ; Letter to Margaret Fuller, August 25, 1842 ; Letter to Margaret Fuller, February 1, 1843 ; Letter to E. A. Duyckinck, July 1, 1845 ; Letter to E. A. Duyckinck, April 15, 1846 ; Letter to R. W. Griswold, December 15, 1851 ; Letter to James T. Fields, April 13, 1854 ; From The American notebooks --
Criticism. Hawthorne unveiled / Park Benjamin ; Hawthorne's Twice-told tales / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; Twice-told tales, second edition / Edgar Allan Poe ; Tale-writing: Nathaniel Hawthorne / Edgar Allan Poe ; Mosses from an old manse / Henry F. Chorley ; Hawthorne / James Russell Lowell ; Hawthorne and his mosses / Herman Melville ; Early writings / Henry James ; Hawthorne as poet / Q. D. Leavis ; Hawthorne and the Puritan revolution of 1776 / John P. McWilliams, Jr. ; The logic of compulsion / Frederick C. Crews ; Visible sanctity and specter evidence: the moral world of Hawthorne's "Young Goodman Brown" / Michael J. Colacurcio ; Nathaniel Hawthorne / Jorge Luis Borges ; The self outside itself: "Wakefield" and "The ambitious guest" / Sharon Cameron ; Hawthorne's "The birthmark": science as religion / Robert B. Heilman ; The tales of the Manse period / Nina Baym ; "Ethan Brand" / Leo Marx ; A feathertop kit / John W. Wright.
Series Title: Norton critical edition.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: selected and edited by James McIntosh.

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The text of this Norton Critical Edition is comprised of twenty-one of Hawthorne's most noteworthy tales and sketches, reprinted from the best collections available. Each tale is fully annotated.  Read more...

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