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Romance of Certain Old Clothes, the (1868) [Short Story]
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In mid-seventeenth century New England, two sisters vie for the attentions of their elder brother’s best friend. When the friend chooses one over the other, old sibling rivalries are revived.

Originally published in The Atlantic Monthly, 1868. Revised 1885.

Original title: The Romance of Certain Old Clothes
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorGhosts
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

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