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Gothic Tales by Elizabeth Gaskell
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Elizabeth Gaskell isn't the most consistent of Victorian writers, sometimes forgetting a character's accent or dialect partway through the text, but she does tell a good story. The most interesting piece in this collection to my mind is "Lois the Witch," about the Salem Witch Trials; sort of like a woman's eye view of Hawthorne.
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Reading Progress

December 3, 2014 – Shelved
December 3, 2014 – Shelved as: to-read
April 20, 2017 – Started Reading
April 20, 2017 –
page 11
3.0% "I'm reading this as a "one story a day" treat."
April 22, 2017 – Shelved as: 19th-century-fiction
April 22, 2017 – Shelved as: short-stories
April 22, 2017 – Finished Reading

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