The Minister’s Black Veil
“The Minister’s Black Veil” is an 1836 short story by Nathaniel Hawthorne. This story is set in a colonial New England town and tells the story of the Reverend Mr. Hooper. One day Mr. Hooper arrives to conduct the Sunday church service wearing a black veil. The congregation is unnerved by his appearance and becomes more so as he preaches a sermon about secret sins. Hooper continues to wear the veil, even in death, despite the townspeople’s increasing discomfort with this practice.
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Call Number: PS1888 .B8 1993
Call Number: PS1892 .P74 C74 1989
Call Number: PS1852 .H37 1998
Call Number: PS1888 .N4
Call Number: PS1888 .R43 1996
Call Number: PS1881 .W75 2007
o Vol. 3, pgs. 1146-1147
o Vol. 5, pgs. 2671-2674
o Vol. 2, pgs. 291-292, 317, 320, 322, 324, 331
o Vol. 79, pgs. 288-333
o Vol. 95, pgs. 105, 140, 148, 187
o Vol. 3, pgs. 154, 159-160, 164, 171, 177-178, 184, 186-187
o Vol. 39, pgs. 84-150
o Vol. 89, pg. 196
o Vol. 7, pgs. 200-226
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