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Published by Literary Classics of the United States, Distributed by Viking Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • New England

Subjects:

  • Mythology, Classical -- Juvenile literature,
  • Historical fiction, American,
  • Children"s stories, American,
  • New England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTwice-told tales., Mosses from an old manse., Snow-image., Wonder book for girls and boys., Tanglewood tales for girls and boys.
StatementNathaniel Hawthorne.
GenreJuvenile literature., Fiction.
SeriesThe Library of America
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1853 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination1493 p. ;
Number of Pages1493
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3780701M
ISBN 100940450038
LC Control Number81020760

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