Mosses from an Old Manse

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Random House Publishing Group, 11 mrt. 2003 - 464 pagina's
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Mosses from an Old Manse is Nathaniel Hawthorne’s second story collection, first published in 1846 in two volumes and featuring sketches and tales written over a span of more than twenty years, including such classics as “Young Goodman Brown,” “The Birthmark,” and “Rappaccini’s Daughter.” Herman Melville deemed Hawthorne the American Shakespeare, and Henry James wrote that his early tales possess “the element of simple genius, the quality of imagination. That is the real charm of Hawthorne’s writing—this purity and spontaneity and naturalness of fancy.”
 

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INTRODUCTION
xi
A NOTE TO THE TEXT
xix
VOLUME I
2
THE OLD MANSE
3
THE BIRTHMARK
28
A SELECT PARTY
44
YOUNG GOODMAN BROWN
58
RAPPACCINIS DAUGHTER
71
VOLUME II
193
THE NEW ADAM AND EVE
194
EGOTISM OR THE BOSOM SERPENT
212
THE CHRISTMAS BANQUET
225
DROWNES WOODEN IMAGE
243
THE INTELLIGENCE OFFICE
255
ROGER MALVINS BURIAL
268
PS CORRESPONDENCE
287

MRS BULLFROG
100
FIRE WORSHIP
107
BUDS AND BIRD VOICES
115
MONSIEUR DU MIROIR
123
THE HALL OF FANTASY
133
THE CELESTIAL RAILROAD
144
THE PROCESSION OF LIFE
161
FEATHERTOP A MORALIZED LEGEND
174
EARTHS HOLOCAUST
302
PASSAGES FROM A RELINQUISHED WORK
321
SKETCHES FROM MEMORY
334
THE OLD APPLE DEALER
348
THE ARTIST OF THE BEAUTIFUL
354
A VIRTUOSOS COLLECTION
377
NOTES
395
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Mary Oliver is the author of eleven books of poetry, including American Primitive, for which she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize; New and Selected Poems, which won the National Book Award; and House of Light, which won the Christopher Award and the L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award. She lives in Provincetown, Massachusetts.

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