Mosses from an Old Manse

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Electric Book Company, 2001 - FICTION - 227 pages
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Review: Mosses from an Old Manse

User Review  - Nikki - Goodreads

Also for my SF/F class, also stultifyingly boring. There's something a bit more alive about Hawthorne's prose than Poe's, I think, but once you've read a couple of stories, they all seem to sound the same. I got to the point where I was skimming in self-defence. Read full review

Review: Mosses from an Old Manse

User Review  - Rand - Goodreads

When a book's ear follows H and its heart grows a thorn it becomes a hearth. When proses coil around its framework it becomes as these Mosses. Read full review

Contents

THE BIRTHMARK
12
YOUNG GOODMAN BROWN
32
RAPPACCINIS DAUGHTER
47
MRS BULLFROG
82
THE CELESTIAL RAILROAD
90
THE PROCESSION OF LIFE
110
A MORALIZED LEGEND
125
EGOTISM OR THE BOSOM SERPENT
148
DROWNES WOODEN IMAGE
164
ROGER MALVINS BURIAL
178
THE ARTIST OF THE BEAUTIFUL
201
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Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804 - 1864) was a novelist and short story writer. He wrote many classic novels including The Scarlet Letter, Tanglewood Tales, Twice-Told Tales, and The House of the Seven Gables.

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