The Marble Faun
by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide 2009
Murder and romance, innocence and experience dominate this sinister novel set in mid-19th-century Rome. Three young American artists and their friend, an Italian count, find their lives irrevocably linked when one of them commits a violent crime of passion. Hawthorne's final novel is "must reading" for its symbolic narrative of the Fall of Man.
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by Nathaniel Hawthorne - eBooks@Adelaide
Contents: The Snow-Image; The Great Stone Face; Main Street; Ethan Brand; A Bell's Biography; Sylph Etherege; The Canterbury Pilgrims; Old News; The Man of Adamant; The Devil in Manuscript; John Inglefield's Thanksgiving; Old Ticonderoga; etc.
by Nathaniel Hawthorne - David McKay
Collection of previously published short stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne, issued in 1837 and revised and expanded in 1842. The stories reflect Hawthorne's moral insight and his lifelong interest in the history of Puritan New England.
by Nathaniel Hawthorne - J.R. Osgood and company
America's first psychological novel, a dark tale of love, crime, and revenge set in colonial New England. Timeless tale of passion and revenge, guilt and grace, sin and redemption. It cemented Hawthorne's reputation as America's greatest writer.
by Nathaniel Hawthorne - E.P. Dutton
Romance set in mid-19th-century Salem, Mass., the work is a somber study in hereditary sin based on the legend of a curse pronounced on Hawthorne's own family by a woman condemned to death during the infamous Salem witchcraft trials.