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Twice Told Tales

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Published: 1889
Language: English
Wordcount: 147,273 / 423 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 64.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 3,249
Added to site: 2004.11.16
mnybks.net#: 9326
Origin: gutenberg.org
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The Gray Champion
Sunday at Home
The Wedding-Knell
The Minister's Black Veil
The Maypole of Merry Mount
The Gentle Boy
Mr. Higginbotham's Catastrophe
Little Annie's Ramble
Wakefield
A Rill From The Town Pump
The Great Carbuncle
The Prophetic Pictures
David Swan
Sights From a Steeple
The Hollow of the Three Hills
The Toll-Gatherer's Day
The Vision of the Fountain
Fancy's Show-Box
Dr. Heidegger's Experiment
Legends of the Province House:
  I.--Howe's Masquerade
  II.--Edward Randolph's Portrait
  III.--Lady Eleanore's Mantle
  IV.--Old Esther Dudley

The Haunted Mind
The Village Uncle
The Ambitious Guest
The Sister-Years
Snowflakes
The Seven Vagabonds
The White Old Maid
Peter Goldthwaite's Treasure
Chippings With A Chisel
The Shaker Bridal
Night-Sketches
Endicott And The Red Cross
The Lily's Quest
Footprints On The Seashore
Edward Fane's Rosebud
The Threefold Destiny

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Average Rating of 3 from 2 reviews: ***
2010.11.26
Rajan
*****

Hawthorne is an excellent writer. His short story collection is a surprise to me. Good and interesting stories depicting the 17th century life. Highly recommended for reading during travels.

2004.12.13
*....

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