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The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter


“I have laughed, in bitterness and agony of heart, at the contrast between what I seem and what I am!”

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The Scarlet Letter, the 19th-century novel that propelled Nathaniel Hawthorne to international fame, is a literary masterpiece that continues to captivate readers with its enduring themes of guilt, sin, and redemption. Transport yourself to 17th-century Puritan New England and follow the story of Hester Prynne, a young woman punished for adulterous acts. Branded with a scarlet letter “A” as a badge of shame, Hester struggles within the rigid moral confines of her community while hiding a perilous secret.

The Scarlet Letter is an American classic, and a must-have for any personal library. This is a hardcover, Signature Classics edition of the iconic text. Each Nathaniel Hawthorne book from our store is stamped saying “Purchased from the House of the Seven Gables,” and with a facsimile of his signature from our archives.

Explore more Hawthorne texts offered by The House of the Seven Gables: The House of the Seven Gables, Twenty Days with Julian and Little Bunny by Papa, Twice Told Tales

Additional information

Weight1.1 lbs
Dimensions5.5 × 8.25 × .75 in

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Date: October 30, 2023

Author: abuonaiuto

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