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Borders Classics Edition with gilt-embossed lettering on leather-look hard cover & gilt-edged pages.
Hardcover, 883 pages
Published 2001 by Borders (first published January 1st 1932)
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Mar 07, 2011 Mark McKenna rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"The Blythedale Romance" is set mostly in Blythedale, a fictional Utopian community based on one that Hawthorne worked and lived at for a year -- not sure of the year -- but the book was written around 1850. It's written in the style of the times with long sentences, lots of dependent clauses and arcane vocabulary. That being said, it's worth the efort because Hawthorne has a very fine perception of all his characters' motivations and behaviors -- including his own. He "appears" as Miles Cloverd ...more
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Nathaniel Hawthorne was a 19th century American novelist and short story writer. He is seen as a key figure in the development of American literature for his tales of the nation's colonial history.

Shortly after graduating from Bowdoin College, Hathorne changed his name to Hawthorne. Hawthorne anonymously published his first work, a novel titled Fanshawe, in 1828. In 1837, he published Twice-Told T
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