The Great Stone Face and Other Tales of the White Mountains

Nathaniel HAWTHORNE (1804 - 1864)

A collection of four short stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne, the common theme of which is New Hampshire's White Mountains. Consists of: The Great Stone Face, written in 1850 and revolves around the 'Old Man of the Mountain (Cannon Mtn.) in New Hampshire which sadly collapsed on May 3, 2003; The Ambitious Guest, written in 1835; The Great Carbuncle, written in 1837; and Sketches From Memory, written sometime prior to The Great Carbuncle as will become obvious. (Summary by Roger Melin)

Genre(s): Short Stories

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Introduction Roger Melin
Play 02 The Great Stone Face Roger Melin
Play 03 The Ambitious Guest Roger Melin
Play 04 The Great Carbuncle Roger Melin
Play 05 Sketches From Memory Roger Melin