Summer Reading B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | July 15, 2015

    Frank Wilczek: IMG You Are... Who?



    Writing a book is an unnatural act of communication. Speaking to a person, or even to an audience, is an interaction. Very different styles are... Continue »
    1. $20.97 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$3.95
Used Mass Market
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Beaverton Literature- A to Z

More copies of this ISBN

Scarlet Letter

by

Scarlet Letter Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Set in the harsh Puritan community of seventeenth-century Massachusetts, this tale of an adulterous entanglement resulting in an illegitimate birth engendered the first true heroine of American fiction.

Introduction by Nina Baym

Notes by Thomas E. Connolly

About the Author

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1865) was born in Salem, Massachusetts, where he wrote short stories of American colonial history.

Nina Baym is the director of the School of Humanities and professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140390193
Subtitle:
A Romance
Contribution:
Connolly, Thomas E.
Author:
Connolly, Thomas E.
Author:
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Introduction:
Baym, Nina
Author:
Baym, Nina
Publisher:
Penguin Classics
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Women
Subject:
History
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Massachusetts
Subject:
Adultery
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Puritans
Subject:
Boston
Subject:
Adultery -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 25-26
Series:
Penguin classics
Series Volume:
81
Publication Date:
19830428
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
7.81x5.09x.60 in. .41 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. The Great Gatsby
    Used Trade Paper $4.50
  2. The Red Letter Plays Used Trade Paper $10.00
  3. Catcher in the Rye Used Mass Market $3.95
  4. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn...
    Used Mass Market $3.95
  5. To Kill a Mockingbird
    Used Mass Market $4.95
  6. Their eyes were watching God :a novel Used Trade Paper $4.95

Related Subjects


Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Scarlet Letter Used Mass Market
0 stars - 0 reviews
$3.95 In Stock
Product details 272 pages Penguin Books - English 9780140390193 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.