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Twice-told tales

by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
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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)
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.
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BAL 7581.
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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