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The scarlet letter  Cover Image Book Book

The scarlet letter

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  • ISBN: 9780743487566 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0743487567 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 372 p. ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, c2004.

Contents / Notes

General Note: "Includes detailed explanatory notes, an overview of key themes, and more" --cover.
Summary, etc.: Set in the harsh Puritan environment of 17th century Boston, The scarlet letter describes the plight of Hester Prynne, an independent-minded woman who stands alone against society. Having given birth to a child after an illicit affair, she refuses to name the father and is forced to wear the letter "A" for adulteress embroidered on her dress.
Subject: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Fiction
Illegitimate children Fiction
Women immigrants Fiction
Married women Fiction
Puritans Fiction
Adultery Fiction
Revenge Fiction
Clergy Fiction
Boston (Mass.) History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Psychological fiction.

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