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" No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country where there is no shadow, no antiquity, no mystery, no picturesque and gloomy wrong, nor anything but a commonplace prosperity, in broad and simple daylight,... "
Macmillan's Magazine - Side 239
1904
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Appleton's Cyclopædia of American Biography: Grinnell-Lockwood

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - 1888
...In the preface to the " Marble Faun " he said afterward that "no author without a trial can conceive the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...commonplace prosperity in broad and simple daylight." But his early works were aseries of sketches of just such romances, and ''The Scarlet Letter" was a...
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Literary Sketches

Henry S. Salt - 1888 - 235 sider
...as they are, and needs must be, in America." " No author," he adds, " without a trial can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...antiquity, no mystery, no picturesque and gloomy wrong." Yet surely this idea is confuted by Hawthorne's own best writings. Nothing could be more truly poetical...
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The Marble Faun: Or, The Romance of Monte Beni

Nathaniel Hawthorne - 1884 - 527 sider
...insisted upon as they are, and must needs be, in America. No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...antiquity, no mystery, no picturesque and gloomy wrong, nor 'any thing but a commonplace prosperity, in broad and simple daylight, as is happily the case with...
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Initial Studies in American Letters

Henry Augustin Beers - 1891 - 282 sider
...romance. In the preface to the Marble Faun Hawthorne wrote: "No author without a trial can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...antiquity, no mystery, no picturesque and gloomy wrong, nor any thing but a commonplace prosperity in broad and simple daylight." And yet it may be doubted whether...
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Literary and Social Silhouettes

Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen - 1894 - 218 sider
...amusingly, insisted upon in his preface to The Marble F'.tun : " No author without a trial can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...daylight, as is happily the case with my dear native land. Romance and poetry, ivy, lichens, and wall-flowers need ruin to make them grow." That he was by no...
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The Complete Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Bind 6

Nathaniel Hawthorne - 1894
...insisted upon as they are, and must needs be, in America. No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...daylight, as is happily the case with my dear native land. It will be very long, I trust, before romance-writers may find congenial and easily handled themes,...
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English Men of Letters, Bind 13

John Morley - 1894
...novels, and to lay the scene of them in the Western world. " No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...as is happily the case with my dear native land." The perusal of Hawthorne's American Note-Books operates as a practical commentary upon this somewhat...
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Literary and Social Essays

George William Curtis - 1894 - 293 sider
...life. Yet eight years later Hawthorne wrote with calm ennui, " No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...as is happily the case with my dear native land." Is crime never romantic, then, until distance ennobles it? Or were the tragedies of Puritan life so...
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Literary and Social Essays

George William Curtis - 1894 - 293 sider
...life. Yet eight years later Hawthorne wrote with calm ennui, " No author, without a trial, can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...broad and simple daylight, as is happily the case with ray dear native land." Is crime never romantic, then, until distance ennobles it? Or were the tragedies...
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Initial Studies in American Letters

Henry Augustin Beers - 1895 - 291 sider
...romance. In the preface to "The Marble Faun " Hawthorne wrote : "No author without a trial can conceive of the difficulty of writing a romance about a country...commonplace prosperity in broad and simple daylight." And yet it may be doubted whether any environment could have been found more fitted to his peculiar...
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