Imatge de l'autor

Julian Hawthorne (1846–1934)

Autor/a de Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories

142+ obres 971 Membres 21 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

Julian Hawthorne was born on June 22, 1846. He was an American writer and journalist, the son of novelist Nathaniel Hawthorne and Sophia Peabody. He wrote numerous poems, novels, short stories, mystery/detective fiction, essays, travel books, biographies and histories. Hawthorne entered Harvard in mostra'n més 1863, but did not graduate. He studied civil engineering in America and Germany and was engineer in the New York City Dock Department. He spent 10 years abroad, and on his return edited his father's unfinished Dr. Grimshawe's Secret (1883). While in Europe he wrote the novels: Bressant (1873); Idolatry (1874); Garth (1874); Archibald Malmaison (1879); and Sebastian Strome (1880). Hawthorne also wrote a critique of his father's novel The Scarlet Letter that was published in The Atlantic Monthly in April 1886. He died in 1934 at age 88. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
Crèdit de la imatge: George Grantham Bain Collection,
LoC Prints and Photographs Division


Obres de Julian Hawthorne

The Lock and Key Library (Volume 8: Modern English) (1909) — Editor — 57 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 7: Oldtime English) (1909) — Editor — 41 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 6: French Novels) (1909) — Editor — 29 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 9: American) (1909) — Editor — 29 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 1: North Europe) (1909) — Editor — 25 exemplars
Rumpty Dudget's Tower (1987) 23 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 10: Real Life) (1909) — Editor — 21 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 4: Classic French) (1909) — Editor — 19 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 2: Mediterranean) (1909) — Editor — 18 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 3: German) (1913) — Editor — 17 exemplars
Ken's Mystery (2004) 15 exemplars
Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories: American (1908) — Editor; Col·laborador — 15 exemplars
Hawthorne and His Circle (2006) 15 exemplars
The Lock and Key Library (Volume 5: Modern French) (1909) — Editor — 13 exemplars
Idolatry A Romance (2006) 8 exemplars
The Golden Fleece (1977) 8 exemplars
The Cosmic Courtship (1917) 7 exemplars
Archibald Malmaison (2010) 7 exemplars
The Subterranean Brotherhood (2009) 7 exemplars
Bressant A Novel (2011) 5 exemplars
Doris Dances & Fires Rekindled (2022) 4 exemplars
Confessions and Criticisms (2011) 3 exemplars
Fortune's Fool 3 exemplars
Absolute Evil 2 exemplars
An American Penman 2 exemplars
Six Cent Sam's 1 exemplars
Dust 1 exemplars
Noble blood 1 exemplars
Garth a novel 1 exemplars
A Fool of Nature 1 exemplars
Hawthorne reading : an essay (1975) 1 exemplars
England Volume 2 1 exemplars
Saxon Studies 1 exemplars
Dust: A Novel (2012) 1 exemplars
Lovers in Heaven 1 exemplars
Orations 1 exemplars

Obres associades

The French Revolution: A History (1837) — Introducció — 1,288 exemplars
American Fantastic Tales: Boxed Set (2009) — Col·laborador — 92 exemplars
The Vampire Omnibus (1995) — Col·laborador — 78 exemplars
Some Things Strange and Sinister (1972) — Col·laborador — 50 exemplars
Girls Night Out: Twenty-nine Female Vampire Stories (1997) — Col·laborador — 49 exemplars
Hauntings and Horrors: Ten Grisly Tales (1969) — Col·laborador — 39 exemplars
The Valancourt Book of Victorian Christmas Ghost Stories, Volume 4 (2020) — Col·laborador — 33 exemplars
Holland The History of the Netherlands (1830) — Autor, algunes edicions33 exemplars
Bodies of the Dead and Other Great American Ghost Stories (1995) — Col·laborador — 31 exemplars
The Black Lizard Big Book of Locked-Room Mysteries (2019) — Col·laborador — 24 exemplars
A Treasury of Victorian Ghost Stories (1981) — Col·laborador — 23 exemplars
Horror by Lamplight (1993) — Col·laborador — 18 exemplars
Streets of Blood: Vampire Stories from New York City (1998) — Col·laborador — 12 exemplars
The Ash-Tree Press Annual Macabre 2000 (2000) — Col·laborador — 10 exemplars
Representative American Short Stories — Col·laborador — 5 exemplars


Coneixement comú



susangeib | Jul 30, 2023 |
Interesting exposition of spiritualists methods.
TazMatilda | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Oct 31, 2022 |
This is more mystery than detective. Hawthorne in his introduction uses the term Riddle.
TazMatilda | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Oct 31, 2022 |
A pretty mixed bag. The Lawrence Sterne story was surprisingly weak, the Dickens surprisingly strong.

The version of Melmoth included here is clearly truncated (like those "condensed" books), and may have been the one I was exposed to back in the day. The original is often described as interminable, and clocks in at over 600 pages - double the length of this volume!

So I will still be giving that a go, as an interminable volume of constantly-interrupted nested narratives by possibly unreliable narrators is just the sort of grueling entertainment I like to set for myself.… (més)
mkfs | Aug 13, 2022 |


Potser també t'agrada

Autors associats

Diane Goode Adapter/Illustrator
Egerton Castle Contributor
Stanley J. Weyman Contributor
Charles Dickens Contributor
Arthur Conan Doyle Contributor
Wilkie Collins Contributor
Rudyard Kipling Contributor
Laurence Sterne Contributor
Thomas De Quincey Contributor
Washington Irving Contributor
Edgar Allan Poe Contributor
F. Marion Crawford Contributor
Ambrose Bierce Contributor
Fitz James O'Brien Contributor
Pliny the Younger Contributor
Luigi Capuana Contributor
Alarcon Pedro de Contributor
Honoré de Balzac Contributor
Lucius Apuleius Contributor
Anton Chekhoff Contributor
Otto Larssen Contributor
Pierre Mille Contributor
David P. Abbott Contributor
M. Robert-Houdin Contributor
Erckmann-Chatrian Contributor
Wilhelm Hauff Contributor
Paul Heyse Contributor
Dietrich Theden Contributor
Melville D. Post Contributor
Paul Bourget Contributor
Victor Cherbuliez Contributor
Ferencz Molnar Contributor
Maurus Jokai Contributor
Vera Jelihovsky Contributor
Arthur Elck Contributor
Etienne Barsony Contributor
Arthur Train Contributor
Andrew Lang Contributor
P. H. Woodward Contributor
Gustav Meyrink Contributor
I. M. Palmarini Contributor
Charles Nodier Contributor
Giovanni Verga Contributor
Herodotus Contributor
Camillo Boito Contributor
Alfredo Oriani Contributor
Antonio Fogazzaro Contributor
Auguste Groner Contributor
Charles Johnston Introduction
Karl Rosner Contributor
Guy de Maupassant Contributor
Voltaire Contributor
C. B. Brown Contributor
Jules Claretie Contributor
Gustave Meyrink Contributor


També de
½ 3.7

Gràfics i taules