Classic New England Stories: Colorful Tales of a Place and a by Jake Elwell

By Jake Elwell

The wealthy background of recent England is captured in enduring works via writers together with Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Sarah Orne Jewett, Louisa may well Alcott and more.

 

From the icy waters of Vermont’s Lake Champlain to the freezing tidal depths of coastal Maine; from New Hampshire’s rocky hills to Connecticut’s stone-walled roads, New England is a microcosm of the yank panorama. In a rustic of proud regionalism, the american spirit sticks out in its variegated personality and, after all, its wealthy history.  This colourful tapestry of individuals and position has formed the literature of recent England. Be they tall stories instructed over the cracker barrel or misty lamentations on love and God, the spectrum of the hot England tale presents a special perception at the American soul, and a shock on the flip of each page.

 

Classic New England tales is sure to resume New Englanders' love for his or her small nook of the area and draw them again domestic from the relaxation in their armchairs.




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