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Tanglewood tales
     

Tanglewood tales

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by Nathaniel Hawthorne
 

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TANGLEWOOD TALES uses the Greek classics as its source. Nathaniel Hawthorne has taken the most striking and exciting ones and adapted them for children. From the original stories he has selected episodes that illustrate conceptions held by the original authors. Titles include: "The Minotaur," "The Pygmies," "The Dragon's Teeth," "Circe's Palace," "The Pomegranate

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TANGLEWOOD TALES uses the Greek classics as its source. Nathaniel Hawthorne has taken the most striking and exciting ones and adapted them for children. From the original stories he has selected episodes that illustrate conceptions held by the original authors. Titles include: "The Minotaur," "The Pygmies," "The Dragon's Teeth," "Circe's Palace," "The Pomegranate Seeds" and "The Golden Fleece."

Product Details

BN ID:
2940019321421
Publisher:
New York, Rand McNally
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
371 KB

Meet the Author

One of the greatest authors in American literature, Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) was a novelist and short story writer born in Salem, Massachusetts. Hawthorne’s best-known books include The House of the Seven Gables and The Scarlet Letter, works marked by a psychological depth and moral insight seldom equaled by other writers.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
July 4, 1804
Date of Death:
May 19, 1864
Place of Birth:
Salem, Massachusetts
Place of Death:
Plymouth, New Hampshire
Education:
Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 1824

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Tanglewood Tales 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 38 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Some wonderful tales based on Greek myths.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book for kids and i love it and i am 10
April Book More than 1 year ago
I cant even read it! Whats with the gibbberish? Glad it was free cuz this is a RIPOFF! Not even half a star i say! And um, Annabeth from Percy Jackson rocks!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Redstar a little bit
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Refer to 'erty.'
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DON'T LIKE IT
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It is a good book but its hard to read
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hawthorne is a great writer. This has some wonderful writing, just as good as The House of the Seven Gables.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A great writer! I loved this book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Really? This book is nonsense!! Did I just get a bad copy?
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It was awsome
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Can not read
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lisa-g More than 1 year ago
Gibberish
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