e north, close to the rude bridge of the famous Concord fight in 1775, is the Old Manse, once tenanted and described by Hawthorne.
It was built by Emerson's grandfather, a patriot chaplain in the Revolution, who died of camp-fever at Ticonderoga.
on the wall.
Over the ridge to the north lies the Sleepy Hollow cemetery where the poet rests, with the gravestones of Hawthorne and the Alcotts, Thoreau and William James close by.
But although Concord is the Emerson shrine, he was born in Bostof his most loyal admirers will admit that such a quest is bound, by the very conditions of the problem, to be futile.
Hawthorne allegorized it in Ethan Brand, and his quaint illustration of the folly of romantic expansion of the self apart from thle women. A tedious archangel, was Emerson's verdict, and it is likely to stand.
Margaret Fuller, though sketched by Hawthorne, analyzed by Emerson, and painted at full length by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, is now a fading figure — a remarkable w
ntenary edition, 1903), Journal, 10 volumes (1909-1914), his Life by J. E. Cabot, 2 volumes (1887), by R. Garnett (1887), by G. E. Woodberry (1905); see also Ralph Waldo Emerson, a critical study by O. W. Firkins (1915). H. D. Thoreau, Works, 20 volumes (Walden edition including Journals, 1906), Life by F. B. Sanborn (1917), also Thoreau, a critical study by Mark van Doren (1916). Note also Lindsay Swift, Brook Farm (1900), and The Dial, reprint by the Rowfant Club (1902).
Hawthorne, Works, 12 volumes (1882), Life by G. E. Woodberry (1902). Longfellow, Works, 11 volumes (1886), Life by Samuel Longfellow, 3 volumes (1891). Whittier, Works, 7 volumes (1892), Life by S. T. Pickard, 2 volumes (1894). Holmes, Works, 13 volumes (1892), Life by J. T. Morse, Jr. (1896). Lowell, Works, 11 volumes (1890), Life by Ferris Greenslet (1905), Letters edited by C. E. Norton, 2 volumes (1893). For the historians, note H. B. Adams, Life and writings of Jared Sparks, 2 volumes (1893). M
G., quoted, 163
Blithedale romance, the, Hawthorne 145-46, 150-51
Boston news-letter, 60
Bol Goodness, the, Whittier 161
Ethan Brand, Hawthorne 134
Evangeline, Longfellow 155
Evening Rge, 62
Haunted Palace, the, Poe 192
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, in 1826, 89; opinion of Bryant, 105; oleston 247
House of the seven Gables, the, Hawthorne 145, 150
Hovey, Richard, 257
Howells, out a country, Hale, 224
Marble Faun, the, Hawthorne 146, 151
Marshes of Glynn, the, Lanier 255oaquin), 244
Minister's black Veil, the, Hawthorne 30
Minister's Wooing, the, Stowe 22
Sandys, George, 27
Scarlet letter, the, Hawthorne 7, 30, 145, 146, 148, 149-50
School-days, , 161-162
Snow-image and other tales, the, Hawthorne 145
Songs of labor, Whittier 161
South CMark, see Clemens, S. L.
Twicetold tales, Hawthorne 148
Tyler, Professor, 64
Ulalume, Poe 1907
Woolman, John, 69
Wonder-book, the, Hawthorne 145, 147
Wreck of the Hesprus, the, Longfe