The Scarlet Letter: A Romance

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Introduction by John C. Gerber

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Book Condition: Very Good

Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. moderate handling wear with some fading/spotting to the cloth on lower spine. Dust Jacket with price of $1.95 is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has toned, with small loss on corners and spine tips.

First published in 1950. Spine style: 8 ['39-'63]. Rear panel G5 ['54 - '70] 388 books listed on inside of dust jacket: 1960 [Toledano]. Modern Library #93.3.

Originally published in 1850 a fiction in a historical setting, written by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne. The book is considered to be his "masterwork". Set in 17th-century Puritan Boston, Massachusetts, during the years 1642 to 1649, it tells the story of Hester Prynne, who conceives a daughter through an affair and struggles to create a new life of repentance and dignity. Throughout the book, Hawthorne explores themes of legalism, sin, and guilt.

Title: The Scarlet Letter: A Romance

Author Name: Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Introduction by John C. Gerber

Categories: 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 008150

Keywords: Historical Fiction,