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Julian Hawthorne

Full Name: Julian Hawthorne
Hometown: Boston
Born: 1846-06-22
Died: 1934-07-21
Number of Works: 216
The son of Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote poetry, novels, non-fiction, a series of crime novels based on the memoirs of New York's Inspector Byrnes, and edited several collections of short stories. He attended Harvard, without graduating, and later studied civil engineering. In 1908 Hawthorne was invited by a college friend to join him in Canada selling shares in silver mines that did not exist. They were tried, convicted of mail fraud and served one year in prison.

ISBN: 0862033373, 9780862033378
Keywords: tower, dudget, rumpty
Pages: 48
Published: 1987
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1406923362, 9781406923360
Keywords: nations, american, stories, interesting, key, library, lock
Pages: 278
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 100%

Detective stories existed for centuries before the concept of the detective himself--amateur or professional--was fully formulated, and tales of mystery and intrigue have been thrilling readers since ancient times. The Lock & Key Library is the classic overview of the history of the genre, at once a rousing read for fans of the unsolved and unknown as well as an essential literary resource for anyone who seeks to understand the roots of modern pulp fiction. Here adventurous readers will find tales from ancient times, the first detective story of modern literature (it's by Voltaire, and it
ISBN: 189956232X, 9781899562329
Keywords: delusions, mysterious, death, rose
Pages: 230
Published: 1997
  • Rating: 60%

Julian Hawthorne, born in 1846, was the only son of Nathaniel Hawthorne, one of America's greatest writers. As a child, he had been fascinated by the supernatural, and his fiction dealt with the mysterious, the occult, and the gothic. Yet while Julian was a prolific writer, his works fell into almost complete neglect following his death, overshadowed by the literary shadow of his father and scandal in Julian's later life. Now Jessica Amanda Salmonson has selected eight of Julian Hawthorne's best supernatural tales, ranging from the early vampire classic Ken's Mystery' to the gothic hor
ISBN: 1419128485, 9781419128486
Keywords: mystery, ken
Pages: 48
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 100%

The parchment head was green with mold, and hung in shriveled tatters. The hoop, which was of solid silver, was so blackened and tarnished that jt looked like dilapidated iron. The strings were gone, and most of the tuning-screws had dropped out of. their decayed sockets. Altogether it had the appearance of having been made before the Flood, and been forgotten in the forecastle of Noah's Ark ever since.
ISBN: 1425088279, 9781425088279
Keywords: volume, library, key, lock
Pages: 360
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 100%

Contents Charles Dickens - The Haunted House; No. 1 Branch Line Edward Bulwer-Lytton - The House and the Brain; The Incantation Thomas de Quincey - The Avenger Charles Robert Maturin - Melmoth the Wanderer (part 1) ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers. EasyRead books are available in 11pt and 13pt. type. EasyRead Large books are available in 16pt, 16pt Bold, and 18pt Bold type. EasyRead Super Large books are available in 20pt. Bold and 24pt. Bold Type. You choose the format that is right for you. T
ISBN: 1425094058, 9781425094058
Keywords: volume, library, key, lock
Pages: 400
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 100%

ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers. EasyRead books are available in 11pt and 13pt. type. EasyRead Large books are available in 16pt, 16pt Bold, and 18pt Bold type. EasyRead Super Large books are available in 20pt. Bold and 24pt. Bold Type. You choose the format that is right for you. This is Volume Volume 1 of 3-Volume Set. To purchase the complete set, you will need to order the other volumes separately: to find them, search for the following ISBNs: 9781425094607, 9781425094614 "The Lock a