“The Birthmark” by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a highly romantic short story. The story every masterly explores obsession with human perfection.
The story was first published in the March... More > 1843. It was published by The Pioneer.
Then the story appeared in Mosses from an Old Manse. It was a collection of short stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and it was published in 1846.
Quick Guide: The Birthmark
Chapter One: Introduction
Chapter Two: Plot Overview
Chapter Three: Characters
Chapter Four: Summary
Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less