The Marble Faun: or, The Romance of Monte Beni

The Marble Faun: or, The Romance of Monte Beni

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Hawthorne's novel of Americans abroad, the first novel to explore the influence of European cultural ideas on American morality. Although it is set in Rome, the fictive world of The Marble Faun depends not on Italy's social or historical significance, but rather on its aesthetic importance as a definer of 'civilization'. As in The Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne is concerned here with the nature of transgression and guilt. A murder, motivated by love, affects not only… (more)

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Publisher: Penguin Classic (November 01, 1990)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 528 pages

File size: 926 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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