Memories of Hawthorne

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MEMORIES OF HAWTHORNE

CHAPTER I
THE HAWTHORNES AND THE PEABODYS

To my lot have fallen sundry letters of my mother's, received in youth by her sisters and friends, and by her husband and others in later life. I have often read over these magic little pictures of old days, and each time have felt less inclined to let them remain silently in the family. The letters are full of sunshine, which is not even yet in the least dimmed; and there is a pleasant chatter of persons of whom we have heard widely in the most refined atmosphere this country knows.

The scene surrounds a soul, my father's, whose excellence grows more and more evident, and who enriches every incident and expression that comes in contact with him. The tone of the life depicted is usually glad; but even where discomfort and sorrow break it, Hawthorne's unflinching endurance suggests unsoured activity and a brave glance.

I will preserve, as well as I can by selections,

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  • Title Page i
  • Preface iii
  • Contents v
  • Chapter I - The Hawthornes and the Peabodys 1
  • Chapter II - The Days of the Engagement 27
  • Chapter III - The Early Days of the Marriage 49
  • Chapter IV - Life in Salem 84
  • Chapter V - From Salem to Berkshire 115
  • Chapter VI - Lenox 139
  • Chapter VII - From Lenox to Concord 163
  • Chapter VIII - The Liverpool Consulate 198
  • Chapter IX - English Days: 1 234
  • Chapter X - English Daysl: 11 273
  • Chapter Xi English Days: III 318
  • Chapter XII - Italian Days:1 352
  • Chapter XIII - Italian Days: II 381
  • Chapter XIV - The Wayside 412
  • Chapter XV - The Artist at Work 439
  • Chapter XVI - The Leave-Taking 455
  • Index of Persons 481
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