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The complete Greek stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne

The complete Greek stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne

from the "Wonder book" and "Tanglewood tales"

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Harold Jones ; with a foreword by Kathleen Lines and a postscript by Roger Lancelyn Green.
ContributionsJones, Harold, 1904-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17120301M
ISBN 100575010002

Complete Greek Stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne 1 copy I miti greci: Ercole e il giardino delle Esperidi, Ercole e Anteo, Teseo e 1 copy The House Of The Seven Gables And The Snow Image, And Other Twice-Told 1 copy. Greek (3) Items (3) Finnish (1) Items (1) Japanese (1) Items (1) A Wonder Book by Nathaniel Hawthorne Paperback Complete x6 Stories. $ Buy It Now. Free shipping. New Listing Nathaniel Hawthorne ~ A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys Desmond Publishing .

Nathaniel Hawthorne. Nathaniel Hawthorne was a famous 19th century American writer of novels and short stories. The stories that appear here come from his book 'A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls', in which he re-wrote classic Greek mythology for children. Buy a cheap copy of A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Delightful retelling of six Greek myths to a crowd of energetic youngsters by a master storyteller. Includes The Gorgon's Head, The Golden Touch, The Paradise of Free shipping over $

Author of The Scarlet Letter and The House of Seven Gables, Nathaniel Hawthorne () wrote the stories that lie at the heart of the American Romantic movement. His novels' portraits of colonial life reflect his Puritan heritage, and his short story collections, A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys and its successor, Tanglewood Tales, consist of adaptations of Greek myths. A collection of four short stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne, the common theme of which is New Hampshire's White Mountains. Consists of: The Great Stone Face, written in and revolves around the 'Old Man of the Mountain (Cannon Mtn.) in New Hampshire which sadly collapsed on May 3, ; The Ambitious Guest, written in ; The Great.


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Hawthorne's father died at sea in of yellow fever when Hawthorne was only four years old, and Nathaniel was raised secluded from the world by his mother.

Hawthorne attended Bowdoin College in Maine from –, befriending classmates Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and future president Franklin Pierce. Tanglewood Tales for Boys and Girls () is a book by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne, a sequel to A Wonder-Book for Girls and is a re-writing of well-known Greek myths in a volume for children.

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―Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Tanglewood Tales Tanglewood Tales is Nathaniel Hawthorne's retelling of a collection of Greek myths for children.

The Greek Myths that are in this collection are: the story of the Minotaur, Antaeus, Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, Proserpina, Ceres, Pluto and Pomegranate, and Jason and the Golden Fleece.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne was a 19th century American novelist and short story writer. He is seen as a key figure in the development of American literature for his tales of the nation's colonial history.

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One of the greatest authors in American literature, Nathaniel Hawthorne () was a novelist and short story writer born in Salem, Massachusetts. Hawthorne’s best-known books include The House of the Seven Gables and The Scarlet Letter, works marked by a psychological depth and moral insight seldom equaled by other writers.

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Overview: The book includes the myths of: Theseus and the Minotaur (Chapter: "The Minotaur") Antaeus and the Pygmies (Chapter: "The. Nathaniel Hawthorne, –64, American novelist and short-story writer, b. Salem, Mass., one of the great masters of American fiction.

His novels and tales are penetrating explorations of moral and spiritual conflicts. Early Life and Works.

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His portraits of colonial life reflect his Puritan heritage and offer fascinating profiles of individuals who strive for freedom from social conventions. Passages from the French and Italian note-books.- v The Dolliver romance, Fanshawe and Septimius Felton with an appendix containing The ancestral footstep.- v Tales, sketches and other papers with a biographical sketch by George Parsons Lathrop.- v Doctor Grimshawe's secret, edited with preface and notes by Julian Hawthorne 1.

Hawthorne began writing his first children’s stories in and published them in a volume at the end of that year entitled Grandfather's Chair: A History for ing to one Hawthorne biographer, it was “a woman at the House of the Seven Gables [who] suggested that Hawthorne write about ‘that old chair in the room; it is an old Puritan relict and you can make a biographical.The Complete Short Stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne (Illustrated): Over Short Stories Including Rare Sketches From Magazines of the Renowned American Author of “The Scarlet Letter”, “The House of Seven Gables” and “Twice-Told Tales” Greatest Stories from Greek Mythology for Children (Illustrated) Nathaniel Hawthorne.

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