The unlikely marriage between Nathaniel Hawthorne, the celebrated novelist, and Sophia Peabody, the invalid artist, was a true union of passion and intellect. beset by crippling headaches from a young age and endowed with a talent for drawing, Sophia is discouraged by her well-known New England family from pursuing a woman's traditional roles. But from their first meeting, Nathaniel and Sophia begin an intense romantic relationship that despite many setbacks leads to their marriage.
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Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 -- Fiction.
Hawthorne, Sophia Peabody, 1809-1871 -- Fiction.
Women artists -- United States -- 19th century -- Fiction.