urban book lover, November 9, 2008 (view all comments by urban book lover)
“The novel was incomparable it had prevailing metaphor’s .The writing style greatly defined the romance era. The old English used in the novel only added to the protestant life style. I would recommend this novel to any one who wants to broaden the horizons of higher intellectual capacity.”
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With stark power and emotional depth, Hawthorne's masterpiece explores sin, guilt, and redemption in a story of adultery in the early days of the Massachusetts Colony. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
For nearly a century and a half, Hawthorne's masterpiece has mesmerized readers and critics alike. One of the greatest American novels, its themes of sin, guilt, and redemption, woven through a story of adultery in the early days of the Massachusetts Colony, are revealed with remarkable psychological penetration and understanding of the human heart. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
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