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True Stories of History and Biography - Nathaniel Hawthorne

True Stories of History and Biography

Author Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • Published: 1864-05-19
  • Category: Biographies & Memoirs

Description

In writing this ponderous tome, the author's desire has been to describe the eminent characters and remarkable events of our annals, in such a form and style, that the young might make acquaintance with them of their own accord. For this purpose, while ostensibly relating the adventures of a Chair, he has endeavored to keep a distinct and unbroken thread of authentic history.