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Sophia Peabody Hawthorne : a life

Sophia Peabody Hawthorne : a life

Author: Patricia Dunlavy Valenti
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 2004-
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Sophia Peabody Hawthorne is known almost exclusively in her role as the wife of Nathaniel Hawthorne, who portrayed her as the fragile, ethereal, infirm "Dove". In Sophia Peabody Hawthorne, Patricia  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sophia Peabody Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Sophia Peabody Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Sophia Peabody Hawthorne
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Dunlavy Valenti
ISBN: 0826215289 9780826215284 9780826220479 0826220479
OCLC Number: 1010907078
Description: volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1, 1809-1847: The Sanctuary of Sleeping Innocence --
The Cold Calmness --
The Wide and Healthful Atmosphere --
a Mole Hill Is a Mountain --
This Dismal and Squalid Chamber --
Queen of All I Survey --
Through a Peep-Hole --
More Exposed --
a Shy, But Not Quite Secluded Man --
The Key To My Private Cabinet --
Halloo Sir Solitary! --
The Same Piercing, Indrawing Gaze --
The Lover of Uncontained and Immortal Beauty --
So Strong a Magnetic Attraction --
Sophie, Naughty Sophie, Dove --
A Perfect Eden --
The Power of Counter-Forces --
The Divine, The Life-Giving Touch! --
A Real, Living Immortal Spirit! --
More Poison In Thy Nature --
Holiness & Rents --
Forth Came this Sketch. v. 2, 1848-1871: Carefulness of Living --
Imp and Angel --
The Gods Prefer Integrity to Charity --
An Art That Sufficed --
Keep Thee Like a Lady --
The Paradise of Children --
Shock of Recognition --
The Deeper Her Cry --
The Revulsion of Joy --
All Partings in This World Are Final --
Sick to Death --
At the Turning Tide --
The Most Perfect Pictures --
Like Sisters --
I Am Near You --
Pungent Little Particles of Satan --
The Belleslettres Portion of My Being --
He Needs Change Immensely --
Have I Done My Duty? --
Coining His Precious Brain into Gold --
My Dear Friend --
Starve Her into Compliance --
Stillness and Silence.
Responsibility: Patricia Dunlavy Valenti.
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