The French Face of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Monsieur de l'Aubepine and His Second Empire Critics

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Most students of American literature probably can recall the playful French "nom de plume Monsieur de l Aubepine that Nathaniel Hawthorne occasionally employed to disguise some of his early attempts at authorship. But very few will know that Monsieur de l Aubepine enjoyed a surprisingly intelligent critical reception in France during his lifetime. No fewer than six often startling essays about the American author appeared in leading French periodicals from 1852 to 1864. "The French Face of Nathaniel Hawthorne, " edited by ...

The French Face of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Monsieur de l'Aubepine and His Second Empire Critics 2011, Ohio State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780814211434

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