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Deutsch, Helen. 2013. The Scaffold in the Marketplace: Samuel Johnson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and the Romance of Authorship. Nineteenth-Century Literature 68 (3) : 363–395. 33 pp.
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The article looks at anecdote as a mini-narrative, which plays an important role in structuring the story in which it is embedded. In fact various motifs can emerge from the anecdote and inspire alternative accounts of the histories.