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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England,
  • Boston (Mass.)
    • Subjects:
    • Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction,
    • Illegitimate children -- Fiction,
    • Women immigrants -- Fiction,
    • Married women -- Fiction,
    • Puritans -- Fiction,
    • Adultery -- Fiction,
    • Revenge -- Fiction,
    • Clergy -- Fiction,
    • New England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. xlvi-xlvii.

      Statementby Nathaniel Hawthorne ; introduction by Stephen Nissenbaum.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesModern Library college editions
      ContributionsNissenbaum, Stephen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1853 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationlxxviii, 315 p. ;
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3171177M
      ISBN 100394332695
      LC Control Number83013362


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