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by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Mosses from an Old Manse
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  • Fiction
  • 1996
  • Autor: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Mosses from an Old Manse is Nathaniel Hawthorne’s second story collection, first published in 1846 in two volumes and featuring sketches and tales written over a span of more than twenty years, including such classics as “Young Goodman Brown,” “The Birthmark,” and “Rappaccini’s Daughter.” Herman Melville deemed Hawthorne the American Shakespeare, and Henry James wrote that his early tales possess “the element of simple genius, the quality of imagination. That is the real charm of Hawthorne’s writing—this purity and spontaneity and naturalness of fancy.”...
Number of pages: ~ 513 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4.7/5

by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Scarlet Letter
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  • Fiction
  • 1850
  • Autor: Nathaniel Hawthorne
The relationship of the past and the present, the interpenetration of reality and science fiction, romantic pathos and detailed biography, satirical grotesque form the ideological and artistic originality of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel “The Scarlet Letter”. Nathaniel Hawthorne - classic American writer. He is part of a galaxy of writers who stood at the origins of national American culture and determined its further development. `Scarlet Letter` is Hawthorne's first and most famous novel....
Number of pages: ~ 441 pages
Amazon Rating ~ 4.2/5