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The canonical American masterpiece of sin, guilt, and revenge, in an authoritative new edition from Penguin Classics with a foreword by Tom Perrotta   At once retrospective and radically new, The Scarlet Letter portrays seventeenth-century Puritan New England, a time period irreversibly encoded in t

Author Nathaniel Hawthorne

Pages 288

Publisher Penguin Publishing Group

Published Date 2015-12

ISBN 0143107666 9780143107668

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richele_pearson shared a tip "Read this in high school. So many different ways to look at this book! I will probably read it again!"

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jacqueline_ashley shared a tip "I can’t say I’ve read everything, but I am studying to be an English teacher and I loved this one for its relevance"

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aidan_desmarais shared a tip "It's a classic for a reason! Excellent look at guilt and shame versus authenticity."

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jennifer_pitts shared a tip "Hester Prim is a model of integrity when her world gave her no credit!"

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