Title: The Devil in Manuscript

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Title: The Devil in Manuscript Title Record # 83712
Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Date: 1835-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published (as by Ashley A. Royce) in the New England Magazine, November 1835.
Synopsis: "Oberon" (a semi-autobiogaphical character) is visited by a friend, who narrates this tale, telling how Oberon is maddened by isolation and by the failure of his writing, which 17 publishers have rejected. Oberon declares that there is a demon in his manuscripts and decides to throw them into the fire.
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1990 Finnish Paholainen käsikirjoituksessa

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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
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  
Speak of the Devil 1945-07-00 ed. C. B. Boutell, Sterling North Doubleday, Doran   $3.00 xi+
334
hc? anth  
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  
Don't Open This Book! 1998-03-00 ed. Marvin Kaye GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 1-56865-524-X $12.98 xii+
593
hc? anth Ian Miller Checkmark
Paholainen käsikirjoituksessa 2003-00-00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Like 952-471-146-X   175 pb? coll Tommi Tukiainen Checkmark
Bound for Evil: Curious Tales of Books Gone Bad 2008-01-00 ed. Tom English Dead Letter Press 978-0-9796335-2-2 $80.00 779 hc? anth Allen Koszowski Checkmark
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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