The Scarlet Letter
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Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group 2011
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Edition:
Unabridged
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 2
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 520L
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Introduction by Kathryn Harrison Commentary by Nathaniel Hawthorne, W. D. Howells, and Carl Van Doren A stark tale of adultery, guilt, and social repression in Puritan New England, The Scarlet Letter is a foundational work of American literature. Nathaniel Hawthorne's exploration of the dichotomy between the public and private self, internal passion and external convention, gives us the unforgettable Hester Prynne, who discovers strength in the face of ostracism and emerges as a heroine ahead of her time. As Kathryn Harrison points out in her Introduction, Hester is "the herald of the modern heroine." Includes a Modern Library Reading Group GuideFrom the Trade Paperback edition.

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Street Date:
05/24/2011
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307916266
Reading Level:
UG
Level 3.6, 2 Points
Lexile code:
GN: Graphic Novel
Lexile measure:
520
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Nathaniel Hawthorne. (2011). The Scarlet Letter. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne. 2011. The Scarlet Letter. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2011.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne. The Scarlet Letter. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2011.

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Commentary by Nathaniel Hawthorne, W. D. Howells, and Carl Van Doren

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Includes a Modern Library Reading Group Guide


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Includes a Modern Library Reading Group Guide


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