Title: The Wives of the Dead

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Title: The Wives of the Dead Title Record # 1384040
Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Date: 1832-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION [non-genre]
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published in The Token
Synopsis: Two women, the wives of brothers who were killed within days of each other, are comforting each other and staying in the same house. They go to bed but sleep badly; separately, each one receives a visit from a messenger telling her that her husband isn't dead, but it's left unclear whether either or both of them is dreaming.
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Publications

Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Snow-Image, and Other Twice-Told Tales 1852-01-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Ticknor, Reed, and Fields     273 hc coll Checkmark
The Celestial Railroad and Other Stories 1963-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Signet / New American Library (Signet Classic)     301 pb coll  
The Birthmark and Other Stories 1968-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Scholastic Book Services (Master Storytellers Series) #TK-700 $0.60 240 pb coll  
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  
The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Volume 4 2011-12-12 Nathaniel Hawthorne Leonaur Ltd 978-0-85706-806-4 14.99 540 tp coll  
The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Volume 4 2011-12-12 Nathaniel Hawthorne Leonaur Ltd 978-0-85706-805-7 22.99 540 hc coll  
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories 2012-08-00 ed. Joyce Carol Oates Oxford University Press 978-0-19-974439-8 $21.95 896 tp anth  
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