A New England Boyhood (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): And Other Bits of Autobiography

A New England Boyhood (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): And Other Bits of Autobiography

by Edward Everett Hale
     
 

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Published in 1899, this charming autobiography takes readers back to a time when Boston, the largest city in New England, was still just a typical town of the region. While Hale claims here, “I am certainly not writing my autobiography,” he does give a detailed account of being a boy during “the simplicity and ease of a phase of New England

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Published in 1899, this charming autobiography takes readers back to a time when Boston, the largest city in New England, was still just a typical town of the region. While Hale claims here, “I am certainly not writing my autobiography,” he does give a detailed account of being a boy during “the simplicity and ease of a phase of New England life, which has now wholly passed away.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411455467
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
05/17/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
538
File size:
475 KB

Meet the Author


Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909) was a Unitarian minister, chaplain of the U.S. Senate, and prolific author. A descendant of Revolutionary War patriot Nathan Hale, his works include “The Man Without a Country,” and “The Brick Moon,” the first story to depict an artificial satellite.

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