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Twice-Told Tales

by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Format
Book; Online
Description
334 p. [1] leaf, [16] p. ; 20 cm.
Published
Boston : American Stationers Co., John B. Russell, 1837 ([Boston] : Freeman and Bolles, Printers, Washington Street)
Language
English
Contents
  • The gray champion.
  • Sunday at home.
  • The wedding knell.
  • The minister's black veil.
  • The May-pole of Merry Mount.
  • The gentle boy.
  • Mr. Higginbotham's catastrophe.
  • Little Anne's ramble.
  • Wakefield.
  • A rill from the town pump.
  • The great carbuncle.
  • The prophetic pictures.
  • David Swan.
  • Sights from a steeple.
  • The hollow of the three hills.
  • The vision of the fountain.
  • Fancy's show box.
  • Dr. Heidegger's experiment.
Notes
  • Cathcart, no. 12.
  • Publisher's advertisements: p. 1-4 at front and [16] p. at end.
  • The first book with Hawthorne's name on the title page--cf. N. E. Browne, A bibliography of ... Hawthorne.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1: Original faded rose or purple cloth, embossed with an all-over pattern of quatrefoil ornaments. In brown slip case. Inscription: "William W. Clarke, Dec. 19th 1869." Bookplate of E.A. Landon's Private Library. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Nathaniel Hawthorne Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 2: Original deep rose cloth with BAL's AR or L like grain. in black slip case. Inscription: "I.H. Jenks." Bookplate of Carroll Atwood Wilson. Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Nathaniel Hawthorne Collection. Gift of C.W. Barrett.
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BAL 7581.
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PS1870 .A1 1837