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Sophia Peabody Hawthorne
Valenti Patricia Dunlavy
edizioni Univ of Missouri Pr collana Univ of Missouri Pr (Hardcover)
Sophia Peabody Hawthorne is known almost exclusively in her role as the wife of Nathaniel Hawthorne, who portrayed her as the fragile, ethereal, infirm “Dove.” That image, invented by Nathaniel to serve his needs and affirm his manhood, was passed on by his biographers, who accepted their subject's perception without...