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The Scarlet Letter

Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Scarlet Letter is one of the great classics of American literature, Set in the harsh Puritan environment of seventeenth century Boston, it describes the plight of Hester Prynne, an independent-minded woman who stands alone against society. Having given birth to a child after an illicit affair, she refuses to name the father and is forced to wear the letter ‘A’ for Adulteress embroidered on her dress.

The Scarlet Letter is one of the great classics of American literature, Set in the harsh Puritan environment of seventeenth century Boston, it describes the plight of Hester Prynne, an independent-minded woman who stands alone against society. Having given birth to a child after an illicit affair, she refuses to name the father and is forced to wear the letter ‘A’ for Adulteress embroidered on her dress.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

The Scarlet Letter is one of the great classics of American literature, Set in the harsh Puritan environment of seventeenth century Boston, it describes the plight of Hester Prynne, an independent-minded woman who stands alone against society. Having given birth to a child after an illicit affair, she refuses to name the father and is forced to wear the letter ‘A’ for Adulteress embroidered on her dress.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Katinka Wolf

Length:

2h 36m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:31


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:16


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:47


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:42


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:53


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:13


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:32


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:35


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

12:38


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

10:56


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:57


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:25


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:57


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:53


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

08:13


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:20


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

11:05


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:15


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:17


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

11:10


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:34


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:21


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

02:37