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The Scarlet Letter: A Romance is an 1850 work of fiction in a historical setting, written by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne. The book is considered to be ...

SparkNotes: The Scarlet Letter: Key Facts

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full title · The Scarlet Letter. author · Nathaniel Hawthorne. type of work · Novel. genre · Symbolic; semi-allegorical; historical fiction; romance (in the sense that it  ...

About The Scarlet Letter - CliffsNotes

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In the mid-1800s when Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote these words in the Custom House preface to The Scarlet Letter, he could not have imagined the millions of ...

The Scarlet Letter is published - Mar 16, 1850 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, The Scarlet Letter is published on Mar 16, 1850. ... He later wrote several books of short stories, including Twice Told Tales (1837).

The Scarlet Letter and Nathaniel Hawthorne's America | The Gilder ...

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Nathaniel Hawthorne is the strange American author who has never been out of ... In Chapter One of The Scarlet Letter, we see a throng of men and women ...

The 100 best novels: No 16 – The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel ...

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Jan 6, 2014 ... Scene from The Scarlet Letter, 1995, starring Demi Moore ... February 1850, Hawthorne said "some portions of the book are powerfully written", ...

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne - The Atlantic

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The punishment of the scarlet letter is a historical fact; and, apart from the symbol thus ready provided to the author's hand, such a book as The Scarlet Letter ...

Why The Scarlet Letter Was a Mixed Blessing for Its Author | TIME

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Mar 16, 2015 ... March 16, 1850: 'The Scarlet Letter' is published. ... As a schoolboy, Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote secret stories in invisible ink (actually, skim ...

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Editorial Reviews. Review. "[Nathaniel Hawthorne] recaptured, for his New England, the ... Hawthorne wrote The Scarlet Letter in 1850 and takes 40 pages of ...
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Hawthorne, Nathaniel. 1850. The Scarlet Letter - Bartleby.com

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The scarlet letter was her passport into regions where other women dared not to tread. Shame, Despair, Solitude! These had been her teachers—stern and wild ...

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SparkNotes: The Scarlet Letter: Plot Overview

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The Scarlet Letter opens with a long preamble about how the book came to be written. The nameless narrator was the surveyor of the customhouse in Salem, ...

10 Ignominious Facts About 'The Scarlet Letter' | Mental Floss

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Dec 10, 2014 ... These days, we tend to think about The Scarlet Letter in relation to high ... He said he bet Hawthorne had already written something new and ...

The Scarlet Letter - Shmoop

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Passion, wild emotion, and forbidden love: is it the newest 50 Shades of Whatever? Or is it Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, published in 1850 and set ...