Not a member?     Existing members login below:
Take Free-eBooks to GO! With our Mobile Apps here

Classic Literature Ebooks


Downloads: 49

Published: 4 years ago

Rating: Rated: 0 times Rate It

  • 1 star
  • 2 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 5 stars


Book Description Report this book

Fanshawe is the first published work of Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864).The novel was based on Hawthorne’s 1820s undergraduate experiences at Bowdoin College. It was his very first attempt at writing a novel, and he published it himself. It went unnoticed and he later burned the unsold copies, and recalled as many copies as possible to be similarly destroyed. He was so ashamed of this work that even his wife and great love Sophia denied its existence, having never heard of it from Hawthorne.


Nathaniel Hawthorne

Other books by author...

  • The Marble Faun
    The Marble Faun Humanities and Arts by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    The Marble Faun
    The Marble Faun


    Jul 2012

    The Marble Faun is Hawthorne's most unusual romance, and possibly one of the strangest major works of American fiction. Writing on the eve of the American Civ...

    Formats: PDF

  • The Blithedale Romance
    The Blithedale Romance Classic Literature by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    The Blithedale Romance
    The Blithedale Romance


    Jul 2012

    The principal setting is a communal farm called Blithedale (i.e., "Happy Valley"), a would-be modern Arcadia along the lines of the anti-capitalist ideals of ...

    Formats: PDF

You may also like...