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Nathaniel Hawthorne

(Born: July 4, 1804 - Died: May 19, 1864)

American novelist, and author.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Criticism (Texts and Variant Texts)
  • "Tale-Writing -- Nathaniel Hawthorne"
    • "Tale-Writing -- Nathaniel Hawthorne"  (before December 15, 1846, "Houghton" Manuscript fragment) (Poe says the MS is sent in his letter to Eveleth, Dec. 15, 1846.)
    • "Tale-Writing -- Nathaniel Hawthorne"  (November 1847 — Godey's Lady's Book) (A review of Twice-Told Tales and Mosses from an Old Manse)
    • "Nathaniel Hawthorne"  (1850 — Works)
    • Reprints:
      • "The Tale Writer and His Art"  (1888 — Library of American Literature, New York: Charles L. Webster & Company)  (reprinted from the 1850 Works)


  • Duyckinck, E. A. and G. L., "Nathaniel Hawthorne," Cyclopedia of American Literature, New York: Charles Scribner, 1856, 2:503-511
  • Heartman, Charles F. and James R. Canny, A Bibliography of First Printings of the Writings of Edgar Allan Poe, Hattiesburg, MS: The Book Farm, 1943.
  • Mabbott, Thomas Ollive, ed., The Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe (Vols 2-3 Tales and Sketches), Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1978. (Second printing 1979)
  • McAndrews, Carleen, "Edgar Allan Poe's Hawthorne Criticism: An Addition," Nathaniel Hawthorne Review, 1992, 18:21
  • Thomas, Dwight and David K. Jackson, The Poe Log: A Documentary Life of Edgar Allan Poe 1809-1849, Boston: G. K. Hall & Sons, 1987.
  • Wilson, James Grant and John Fiske, eds., Appleton's Cyclopedia of American Biography, New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1889, 3:124-130

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