Nancy Bunge

AMERICAN STUDIES INTERNATIONAL

"Bunge's book on Hawthorne is ...a mature re-examination of the psychological significance of his work--free of jargon and theoretical axes to grind."

STUDIES IN SHORT FICTION

"Veteran Hawthorne scholars will instantly see that...Bunge amply deserves the spurs she has won in helping yet another generation of readers fathom and enjoy Hawthorne's most masterful achievement, his short fiction."

Excerpts from NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE: A STUDY OF THE SHORT FICTION have been anthologized by Harold Bloom, Dana Gioia and X. J. Kennedy

Nathaniel Hawthorne: A Study of the Short Fiction

Twayne/Macmillan, 1993

This book presents analyses of all the canonical Hawthorne short stories along with a number of less well-known works.