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The Great Stone Face : And Other Tales of the White Mountains

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...THE GREAT STONE FACE AND OTHER TALES OF THE WHITE MOUNTAINS BY NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication The Great St... ...The Great Stone Face and Other T ales of the White Mountains by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Port... ...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...a boy is born whose features gradually assume the aspect of that portrait. At some critical juncture the resemblance is found to be perfect. A prophec... ... spacious that it con tained many thousand inhabitants. Some of these good people dwelt in log huts, with the black forest all around them, on the ste... ...in short, were numerous, and of many modes of life. But all of them, grown people and children, had a kind of famil 6 TheGreatStone Face iarity with... ...ad disappeared before his death, leaving nothing of him but a living skel eton, covered over with a wrinkled, yellow skin. Since the melting away of ... ...t world, beyond the limits of the valley in which he had dwelt so quietly. College professors, and even the active men of cities, came from far to see... ...ay intrude. But this evening a prophetic sympathy impelled the refined and educated youth to pour out his heart before the simple mountaineers, and co...

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