By Jake Elwell
The wealthy background of recent England is captured in enduring works by way of writers together with Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Sarah Orne Jewett, Louisa might 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 yankee panorama. In a rustic of proud regionalism, the american spirit stands proud in its variegated personality and, in fact, 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 offers a different perception at the American soul, and a shock on the flip of each page.
Classic New England tales is bound to resume New Englanders' love for his or her small nook of the realm and draw them again domestic from the relief in their armchairs.
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Classic New England Stories: Colorful Tales of a Place and a People by Jake Elwell