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The scarlet letter / Nathaniel Hawthorne.

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  • ISBN: 9781629233680 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1629233684 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 40 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC : 2014.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Robert Bethune.
Summary, etc.:
In 1642, a pregnant Hester Prynne is found guilty of adultery, shunned by her neighbors, and forced to wear a scarlet letter 'A' on her dress. Meanwhile, Hester's husband - long thought to be lost at sea - has returned to Boston under the assumed name 'Roger Chillingworth' and plots to uncover her lover's identity. After her daughter Pearl is born, Hester is frequently visited by both Reverend Dimmesdale and Chillingworth, but always refuses to name her lover.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Adultery > Fiction.
Puritans > Massachusetts > Fiction.
Boston (Mass.) > Social life and customs > 17th century > Fiction.

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