Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864.

A wonder book, and Tanglewood tales. [Fredson Bowers, textual editor. - xi, 463 pages illustrations 25 cm. - Centenary edition of the works of Nathaniel Hawthorne ; v. 7 Writings for children ; 2 . - Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. 1962 ; Works. v. 7. . - Writings for children ; v. 2. .

A wonder book. Preface ; Tanglewood porch: introductory to "The gorgon's head" ; The Gorgon's head -- Shadow brook : introductory to "The golden touch" ; The golden touch ; Shadow brook : after the story -- Tanglewood play-room : introductory to "The paradise of children" ; The paradise of children ; Tanglewood play-room : after the story -- Tanglewood fireside : introductory to "The three golden apples" ; The three golden apples Tanglewood fireside : after the story -- The hill-side : introductory to "The miraculous pitcher" ; The miraculous pitcher ; The hill-side : after the story -- Bald summit : introductory to "The Chimeaera" ; The Chimeaera ; Bald summit : after the story -- Tanglewood tales. The wayside : an introduction ; The Minotaur ; The pygmies ; The dragon's teeth ; Circe's palace ; The pomegranate seeds ; The golden fleece -- Textual introduction : A wonder book -- Textual introduction : Tanglewood tales -- Textual notes -- Editorial emendations in the copy-text -- Rejected first-edition substantive variants -- Word-division -- Historical collation -- Alterations in the manuscript -- Compositorial stints in the first editions.

A collection of Greek myths retold as fairy tales.

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Mythology, Classical--Juvenile literature.

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