Электронная книга "The Scarlet Letter (Readable Classics)", Nathaniel Hawthorne, Wayne Josephson
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Introductory to "The scarlet letter. It is a little remarkable, that-though disinclined to talk overmuchof myself and my affairs at the fireside, and to my personalfriends-an autobiographical impulse should twice in my life havetaken possession of me, in addressing the public. The first time wasthree or four years since, when I favored the reader-inexcusably, andfor no earthly reason, that either the indulgent reader or theintrusive author could imagine-with a description of my way of lifein the deep quietude of an Old Manse.
The Scarlet Letter book. With THE SCARLET LETTER, Hawthorne became the first American novelist to forge from our Puritan heritage a universal classic, a masterful exploration of humanity's unending struggle with sin, guilt and pride.
Note on Nathaniel Hawthorne, The World of Nathaniel Hawthorne and. The Scarlet Letter, Inspired by The Scarlet . The world of nathaniel hawthorne and the scarlet letter.
The world of nathaniel hawthorne and the scarlet letter. 1801 Nathaniel Hawthorne’s parents, Nathaniel Hathorne, a mariner, and Elizabeth Clarke Manning of Salem, are married on August 2. 1802 Nathaniel and Elizabeth’s first child, Elizabeth, is born.
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a classic. which is the main reason I chose to read it. But, besides being a classic, it is also a very good book, and I enjoyed it immensely, though the ending was disappointing in that it was a little vague as to the fates of some of the characters. The book starts off with Hester Prynne, the main character, being led up on the scaffold for the public to gawk at.
The Scarlet Letter, novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne, published in 1850. The novel is considered a masterpiece of American literature and a classic moral study. The work centers on Hester Prynne, a married woman who is shunned after bearing a child out of wedlock but displays great compassion and resiliency.
Nathaniel Hawthorne was born at Salem, Mass. He was forty-six years old when The Scarlet Letter appeared. It is considered his best work, and is a good demonstration of his unique and imaginative mind. He led a shy and rather somber life with little encouragement to write, yet not wholly uncongenial in view of his temperament. His life is reflected in his Twice-Told Tales and other short stories, the product of his first literary period. In 1850, the year The Scarlet Letter appeared, he began The House of the Seven Gables, a later romance or prose-tragedy of the Puritan-America as he knew it missing art and the joy of life.
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s 1850 novel The Scarlet Letter remains his most enduringly popular work. Set in 17th-century Boston, it tells the story of Hester Prynne, who has been sentenced to wear a scarlet letter A as a means of public shaming for the sin of adultery. It is both a historical romance and a skeptical examination of the rigid Puritan moral code that dominated early colonial America–and continues to influence American culture to this day. The Scarlet Letter, Hugues Merle, 1859.
Nathaniel Hawthorne, the author of "The Scarlet Letter," was an American novelist. In this novel, he wrote about a woman named Hester Prynne, the protagonist, who struggled through so many things in her life because of adultery. Hawthorne created a story that views the character of Hester as a strong female. He seems to show great sympathy towards her. What about the society, though? In the novel, the society at first looked up to Hester as a woman of sin, but, later on, the people eventually stopped looking up to Hester as someone who lacks moral standards
With The Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne became the first American novelist to forge from our Puritan heritage a universal . This is a required reading for my granddaughter who is in accelerated classes in school. I was a little surprised when she asked for this but she showed me the list.
With The Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne became the first American novelist to forge from our Puritan heritage a universal classic, a masterful exploration of humanity's unending struggle with sin, guilt and pride.