Hawthorne's Short Stories (Vintage Classics)

Valutazione media 4,04
( su 1.114 valutazioni fornite da Goodreads )
 
9780307741219: Hawthorne's Short Stories (Vintage Classics)

Twenty-four of the best short stories by one of the early masters of the form, in the definitive collection edited by acclaimed scholar Newton Arvin.

Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of the greatest American writers of the nineteenth century, and some of his most powerful work was in the form of fable-like tales that make rich use of allegory and symbolism. The dark beauty and moral force of his imagination are evident in such enduring masterpieces as "Young Goodman Brown," in which a young man who believes he has witnessed a satanic initiation can never see his pious neighbors the same way again; “Rappaccini's Daughter," about a lovely young girl who has been raised in isolation among dangerous poisons; and "The Birthmark," in which a scientist obsessed with perfection destroys the flaw that makes his otherwise flawless wife both beautiful and human.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

From the Inside Flap:

Here are the best of Hawthorne's short stories. There are twenty-four of them -- not only the most familiar, but also many that are virtually unknown to the average reader. The selection was made by Professor Newton Arvin of Smith College, a recognized authority on Hawthorne and a distinguished literary critic as well. His fine introduction admirably interprets Hawthorne's mind and art.

About the Author:

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1805-64) was an American novelist and short-story writer. He was born in Salem, Massachusetts, and graduated from Bowdoin College. His first novel, Fanshawe, was published anonymously in 1828, followed by several collections of short stories, including Twice-Told Tales and Mosses from an Old Manse. His later novels include The Scarlet Letter, The House of Seven Gables, The Blithedale Romance, and The Marble Faun.

Newton Arvin (1900-63) was a literary critic and professor at Smith College known for his influential writings about nineteenth-century American literature. He is the author of biographies of Nathaniel Hawthorne and Walt Whitman, and his biography of Herman Melville won the National Book Award in 1951.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Nathaniel Hawthorne
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97803077412190000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,32
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Hawthorne, Nathaniel
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2011. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria VR-9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 7,79
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,42
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL
Editore: Penguin Random House
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin Random House. Condizione libro: New. Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 0307741214

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 8,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,00
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Editore: Random House USA Inc, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Random House USA Inc, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. Twenty-four of the best short stories by one of the early masters of the form, in the definitive collection edited by acclaimed scholar Newton Arvin. Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of the greatest American writers of the nineteenth century, and some of his most powerful work was in the form of fable-like tales that make rich use of allegory and symbolism. The dark beauty and moral force of his imagination are evident in such enduring masterpieces as `Young Goodman Brown,` in which a young man who believes he has witnessed a satanic initiation can never see his pious neighbors the same way again; `Rappaccini s Daughter,` about a lovely young girl who has been raised in isolation among dangerous poisons; and `The Birthmark,` in which a scientist obsessed with perfection destroys the flaw that makes his otherwise flawless wife both beautiful and human. Codice libro della libreria ABZ9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 12,10
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Editore: Random House USA Inc, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Random House USA Inc, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. Twenty-four of the best short stories by one of the early masters of the form, in the definitive collection edited by acclaimed scholar Newton Arvin. Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of the greatest American writers of the nineteenth century, and some of his most powerful work was in the form of fable-like tales that make rich use of allegory and symbolism. The dark beauty and moral force of his imagination are evident in such enduring masterpieces as `Young Goodman Brown,` in which a young man who believes he has witnessed a satanic initiation can never see his pious neighbors the same way again; `Rappaccini s Daughter,` about a lovely young girl who has been raised in isolation among dangerous poisons; and `The Birthmark,` in which a scientist obsessed with perfection destroys the flaw that makes his otherwise flawless wife both beautiful and human. Codice libro della libreria ABZ9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 12,16
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Editore: Random House USA Inc, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Random House USA Inc, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Twenty-four of the best short stories by one of the early masters of the form, in the definitive collection edited by acclaimed scholar Newton Arvin. Nathaniel Hawthorne was one of the greatest American writers of the nineteenth century, and some of his most powerful work was in the form of fable-like tales that make rich use of allegory and symbolism. The dark beauty and moral force of his imagination are evident in such enduring masterpieces as `Young Goodman Brown,` in which a young man who believes he has witnessed a satanic initiation can never see his pious neighbors the same way again; `Rappaccini s Daughter,` about a lovely young girl who has been raised in isolation among dangerous poisons; and `The Birthmark,` in which a scientist obsessed with perfection destroys the flaw that makes his otherwise flawless wife both beautiful and human. Codice libro della libreria BTE9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 12,76
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, Newton Arvin
Editore: Random House USA Inc
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback / softback Quantità: 2
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Random House USA Inc. Paperback / softback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, Hawthorne's Short Stories, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Newton Arvin. Codice libro della libreria B9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 7,72
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 7,74
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Nathaniel Hawthorne
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Paperback. Here are the best of Hawthorne's short stories. There are twenty-four of them ? not only the most familiar, but also many that are virtually unknown to the average reader. The s.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 422 pages. 0.340. Codice libro della libreria 9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 15,67
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Editore: Vintage (2011)
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria BKTY9780307741219

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 12,25
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,42
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Editore: Vintage (2011)
ISBN 10: 0307741214 ISBN 13: 9780307741219
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Vintage, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0307741214

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 16,43
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro