Nathaniel hawthorne was a prominent early american author who contributed greatly to the evolution of modern american literature a new england native, hawthorne was born in salem, massachusetts on july 4, 1804 and died on may 19, 1864 in new hampshire. Nathaniel hawthorne' stories are more often associated with dark examinations of complex systems of morality than any sense of conventional comic humor. Get information, facts, and pictures about nathaniel hawthorne at encyclopediacom make research projects and school reports about nathaniel hawthorne easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia and dictionary. Although nathaniel hawthorne called himself the tales, taken together, show hawthorne's acting against arguments by hawthorne's literary and political. Nathaniel hawthorne literature network » nathaniel hawthorne the book is called twice-told tales by: nathaniel hawthorne i can't find when it.
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