The Whole History of Grandfather's Chair Or, True Stories from New England History, 1620-1808
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The Whole History of Grandfather's Chair Or, True Stories from New England History, 1620-1808

By Nathaniel Hawthorne
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  • THE WHOLE HISTORY OF GRANDFATHER'S CHAIR
    • or TRUE STORIES FROM NEW ENGLAND HISTORY, 1620-1808
    • Contents
    • AUTHOR'S PREFACE
  • GRANDFATHER'S CHAIR.
    • PART I. 1620-1692.
    • CHAPTER I. GRANDFATHER AND THE CHILDREN AND THE CHAIR.
    • CHAPTER II. THE PURITANS AND THE LADY ARBELLA.
    • CHAPTER III. A RAINY DAY.
    • CHAPTER IV. TROUBLOUS TIMES.
    • CHAPTER V. THE GOVERNMENT OF NEW ENGLAND.
    • CHAPTER VI. THE PINE-TREE SHILLINGS.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE QUAKERS AND THE INDIANS.
    • CHAPTER VIII. THE INDIAN BIBLE.
    • CHAPTER IX. ENGLAND AND NEW ENGLAND.
    • CHAPTER X. THE SUNKEN TREASURE.
    • CHAPTER XI. WHAT THE CHAIR HAD KNOWN.
    • APPENDIX TO PART I.
      • EXTRACTS FROM THE LIFE OF JOHN ELIOT,
    • PART II. 1692-1763.
    • CHAPTER I. THE CHAIR IN THE FIRELIGHT.
    • CHAPTER II. THE SALEM WITCHES.
    • CHAPTER III. THE OLD-FASHIONED SCHOOL.
    • CHAPTER IV. COTTON MATHER
    • CHAPTER V. THE REJECTED BLESSING.
    • CHAPTER VI. POMPS AND VANITIES.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE PROVINCIAL MUSTER.
    • CHAPTER VIII. THE OLD FRENCH WAR AND THE ACADIAN EXILES
    • CHAPTER IX. THE END OF THE WAR.
    • CHAPTER X. THOMAS HUTCHINSON.
    • APPENDIX TO PART II.
      • ACCOUNT OF THE DEPORTATION OF THE ACADIANS.
    • PART III. 1763-1803.
    • CHAPTER I. A NEW-YEAR'S DAY.
    • CHAPTER II. THE STAMP ACT.
    • CHAPTER III. THE HUTCHINSON MOB.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE BRITISH TROOPS IN BOSTON.
    • CHAPTER V. THE BOSTON MASSACRE.
    • CHAPTER VI. A COLLECTION OF PORTRAITS.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE TEA PARTY AND LEXINGTON.
    • CHAPTER VIII. THE SIEGE OF BOSTON.
    • CHAPTER IX. THE TORY'S FAREWELL.
    • CHAPTER X. THE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE.
    • CHAPTER XI. GRANDFATHER'S DREAM.
    • APPENDIX TO PART III.
      • A LETTER FROM GOVERNOR HUTCHINSON NARRATING THE DOINGS OF THE MOB.
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