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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York, NY, USA .
Written in English



  • New England


  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Historical fiction, American -- History and criticism,
  • New England -- In literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-155).

Statementedited by Millicent Bell.
SeriesThe American novel
ContributionsBell, Millicent.
LC ClassificationsPS1888 .N39 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 155 p. ;
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1739409M
ISBN 100521418372, 0521428688
LC Control Number92044764

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