Title: The Great Stone Face

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Title: The Great Stone Face Title Record # 1383987
Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Date: 1850-01-24
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: First published in the National Era, January 24, 1850.
Synopsis: As a child, Ernest lives within sight of the stone face on Cannon Mountain in New Hampshire, and hears the local prophecy that someday a very great man will appear, looking exactly like the stone face. Ernest lives a long life of mildness and wisdom while various ambitious people are passingly acclaimed as the promised man. In Ernest's old age, people finally realize that this retiring man looks like the stone face.
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1984 Romanian Chipul cioplit

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Snow-Image, and Other Tales 1851-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Henry G. Bohn (Bohn's Shilling Series #37)   1/- vi+
176
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The Snow-Image, and Other Twice-Told Tales 1852-01-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Ticknor, Reed, and Fields     273 hc? coll Checkmark
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 1907-00-00 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Doubleday, Page & Company       hc? anth  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 1913-00-00 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Doubleday, Doran (What Every Child Should Know Library)     300 hc? anth  
Hawthorne 1922-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Doubleday, Page & Company     x+
152
hc? coll  
The Great Stone Face and Other Tales of the White Mountains 1935-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Riverside Press / Houghton Mifflin   $3.00 x+
78
hc? coll  
The Complete Novels and Selected Tales of Nathaniel Hawthorne 1937-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Modern Library (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books)     xvi+
1223
hc? omni  
The Blue Flower: Best Stories of the Romanticists 1946-00-00 ed. Hermann Kesten Roy Publishers   $5.00 xviii+
675
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The Snow-Image and Uncollected Tales 1974-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Ohio State University Press (Centenary Edition of the Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne #11) 0-8142-0204-7   xi+
488
hc? coll  
Tales and Sketches 1982-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne The Library of America (The Library of America #2) 0-940450-03-8   1493 hc? omni  
Himera: Proza fantastică americană, Vol. 1? 1984-00-00 ed. Maria-Ana Tupan Editura Minerva (Biblioteca pentru toți? #1177)     228 pb? anth Alice Babe  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 2005-07-08 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Project Gutenberg #16247 $0.00   ebook? anth  
The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Volume 1 2011-12-12 Nathaniel Hawthorne Leonaur Ltd 978-0-85706-799-9 22.99 544 hc? coll  
The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Volume 1 2011-12-12 Nathaniel Hawthorne Leonaur Ltd 978-0-85706-800-2 14.99 544 tp? coll  
Tales and Sketches date unknown Nathaniel Hawthorne The Library of America (The Library of America #2) 0-940450-03-8 $39.50 1493 hc? omni Checkmark
The Complete Novels and Selected Tales of Nathaniel Hawthorne date unknown Nathaniel Hawthorne Modern Library (Modern Library Classics)     xvi+
1223
hc? omni  
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