The Scarlet Letter
(Book)

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Birmingham, Alabama : Sweet Water Press, 2015.
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xv, 244 pages ; 20 cm
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Book
Language
English
ISBN
9781492444411, 1492444413
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Level 11.7, 14 Points
Lexile measure
1420

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General Note
"Lifetime Library" -- Cover.
General Note
Includes a time line of the life of Nathaniel Hawthorne (pages 237-242).
General Note
Originally published by Ticknor, Reed and Fields, Boston in 1850, 2nd edition.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-244).
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"A sinful act ruins the lives of three people, especially that of Hester Prynne, a young, beautiful, and dignified woman, who has conceived a child out of wedlock and receives a public punishment of having to wear a scarlet "A" on her clothing. Despite Hester's attempts through the years to distance herself from her past and repent for her sins, she continues to be rejected by society. A best-seller upon its publication in 1850, The Scarlet Letter's dark world of guilt and redemption in seventeenth-century Puritanical Boston continues to haunt readers" -- Front jacket flap.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Hawthorne, N. (2015). The Scarlet Letter . Sweet Water Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. 2015. The Scarlet Letter. Birmingham, Alabama: Sweet Water Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. The Scarlet Letter Birmingham, Alabama: Sweet Water Press, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Scarlet Letter Sweet Water Press, 2015.

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