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Read online The Scarlet Letter: A Literary Classic.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Scarlet Letter: A Literary Classic The Scarlett Letter the beloved classic from Nathaniel Hawthorne .

No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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The Scarlet Letter: A Literary Classic
Title:The Scarlet Letter: A Literary Classic
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ISBN:0718037782
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Number of Pages:240
Category:Classics, Fiction, Historical fiction, School
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Twice-Told Tales, The House of the Seven Gables, Young Goodman Brown and Other Short Stories, The Blithedale Romance, Young Goodman Brown, Rappaccini's Daughter, The Scarlet Letter, The Birthmark, The Scarlet Letter and Other Writings, The Minister's Black Veil
Part fairy tale part Gothic horror story Rappaccini s Daughter is an inspired tale of creation and control Giovanni Guasconti a student at the University of Padua is enchanted to discover a nearby garden of the most exquisite beauty In it abides a young woman perhaps the most beautiful Giovanni has ever seen yet as he looks out from an upstairs window he soon learns that the garden and the matchless Beatrice are not the work of Mother Nature but rather the result of a monstrous abomination of creativity, Throughout his richly varied literary career Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote compelling short stories of enduring appeal His first important publication long before i The Scarlet Letter i was the collection i Twice Told Tales i which brought the New England writer immediate fame and high praise from no less an authority than Edgar Allan Poe Another compilation i Mosses from an Old Manse i followed in and achieved further success br This volume contains six stories from those collections as well as another superb selection My Kinsman Major Molineux In addition to the latter tale and the title story this edition includes Dr Heidegger s Experiment The Birthmark Rappaccini s Daughter Roger Malvin s Burial and The Artist of the Beautiful Here are tales rich in atmosphere and suspense with plots centering on subjects as diverse as witchcraft revenge the power of guilt and a passion for the beautiful all recounted in the distinctive voice of one of America s great writers br, The sexton stood in the porch of Milford meeting house pulling busily at the bell rope The old people of the village came stooping along the street Children with bright faces tripped merrily beside their parents or mimicked a graver gait in the conscious dignity of their Sunday clothes Spruce bachelors looked sidelong at the pretty maidens and fancied that the Sabbath sunshine made them prettier than on week days When the throng had mostly streamed into the porch the sexton began to toll the bell keeping his eye on the Reverend Mr Hoopers door The first glimpse of the clergymans figure was the signal for the bell to cease its summons, Set in the harsh Puritan community of seventeenth century Boston this tale of an adulterous entanglement that results in an illegitimate birth reveals Nathaniel Hawthorne s concerns with the tension between the public and the private selves Publicly disgraced and ostracized Hester Prynne draws on her inner strength and certainty of spirit to emerge as the first true heroine of American fiction Arthur Dimmesdale trapped by the rules of society stands as a classic study of a self divided