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Nathaniel Hawthorne's The scarlet letter

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2004.
Series: Bloom's guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critical overview of the work features such contributors as Henry James, Harry Levin, Mark Van Doren, and Terence Martin.
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Named Person: Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Nathaniel Hawthorne
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 079107563X 9780791075630 0791077675 9780791077672
OCLC Number: 52766268
Description: 125 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Biographical sketch --
The story behind the story --
List of characters --
Summary and analysis --
Critical views. Henry James on the puritan moral presence in Hawthorne's masterpiece ; William Bysshe Stein on Chillingworth's faustian qualities ; Harry Levin on the darkness of Hawthorne's theme ; Darrel Abel on Dimmesdale and God's wrath ; Mark Van Doren on Pearl ; Austin Warren on Dimmesdale's ambivalence ; Terence Martin on Hawthorne's scaffold scenes ; Gordon Hutner on Hawthorne's rhetoric of secrecy ; Charles Swann on the role of the custom house.
Series Title: Bloom's guides.
Other Titles: Scarlet letter
Responsibility: edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
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