A Historical Guide to Nathaniel Hawthorne

A Historical Guide to Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Nathaniel Hawthorne remains one of the most widely read and taught of American authors. This Historical Guide collects a number of original essays by Hawthorne scholars that place the author in historical context. Like other volumes in the series, A Historical Guide to Nathaniel Hawthorneincludes an introduction, a brief biography, a bibliographical essay, and an illustrated chronology of the author's life and times. Combining cultural criticism with historical scholarship, this volume addresses a wide range of topics relevant to Hawthorne's work, including his relationship toslavery, children, mesmerism, and the visual arts.
Publisher: Oxford, [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
ISBN: 9780195124149
Characteristics: viii, 223 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Reynolds, Larry J. (Larry John), 1942-


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