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The scarlet letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by Robert Quackenbush ; afterword by James Guimond

Label
The scarlet letter
Title
The scarlet letter
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by Robert Quackenbush ; afterword by James Guimond
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1804-1864
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Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1868.A2
LC item number
G8 1984
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The World's best reading
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Illegitimate children
  • Women immigrants
  • Married women
  • Puritans
  • Adultery
  • Revenge
  • Clergy
  • Women
  • Adultery
  • Clergy
  • Illegitimate children
  • Married women
  • Puritans
  • Revenge
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Women immigrants
  • Massachusetts
Label
The scarlet letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by Robert Quackenbush ; afterword by James Guimond
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1850
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. The Prison-Door -- Chapter 2. The Market-Place -- Chapter 3. The Recognition -- Chapter 4. The Interview -- Chapter 5. Hester at Her Needle -- Chapter 6. Pearl -- Chapter 7. The Governor's Hall -- Chapter 8. The Elf-Child and the Minister -- Chapter 9. The Leech -- Chapter 10. The Leech and His Patient -- Chapter 11. The Interior of a Heart -- Chapter 12. The Minister's Vigil -- Chapter 13. Another View of Hester -- Chapter 14. Hester and the Physician -- Chapter 15. Hester and Pearl -- Chapter 16. A Forest Walk -- Chapter 17. The Pastor and His Parishioner -- Chapter 18. A Flood of Sunshine -- Chapter 19. The Child at the Brook-Side -- Chapter 20. The Minister in a Maze -- Chapter 21. The New England Holiday -- Chapter 22. The Procession -- Chapter 23. The Revelation of the Scarlet Letter -- Chapter 24. Conclusion
Control code
ocm10909129
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780895771841
Lccn
84060093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)10909129
Label
The scarlet letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne ; illustrations by Robert Quackenbush ; afterword by James Guimond
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1850
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. The Prison-Door -- Chapter 2. The Market-Place -- Chapter 3. The Recognition -- Chapter 4. The Interview -- Chapter 5. Hester at Her Needle -- Chapter 6. Pearl -- Chapter 7. The Governor's Hall -- Chapter 8. The Elf-Child and the Minister -- Chapter 9. The Leech -- Chapter 10. The Leech and His Patient -- Chapter 11. The Interior of a Heart -- Chapter 12. The Minister's Vigil -- Chapter 13. Another View of Hester -- Chapter 14. Hester and the Physician -- Chapter 15. Hester and Pearl -- Chapter 16. A Forest Walk -- Chapter 17. The Pastor and His Parishioner -- Chapter 18. A Flood of Sunshine -- Chapter 19. The Child at the Brook-Side -- Chapter 20. The Minister in a Maze -- Chapter 21. The New England Holiday -- Chapter 22. The Procession -- Chapter 23. The Revelation of the Scarlet Letter -- Chapter 24. Conclusion
Control code
ocm10909129
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780895771841
Lccn
84060093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)10909129

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