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The Resource Understanding the Scarlet letter : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Claudia Durst Johnson

Understanding the Scarlet letter : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Claudia Durst Johnson

Label
Understanding the Scarlet letter : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents
Title
Understanding the Scarlet letter
Title remainder
a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Durst Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Gathers historical documents that illustrate Puritan and nineteenth-century attitudes, and shares contemporaneous reviews and current relevant news articles
Cataloging source
DLC
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Johnson, Claudia D
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1868
LC item number
.U53 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Greenwood Press "Literature in context" series,
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  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Historical fiction, American
  • Literature and history
  • Mothers and daughters in literature
  • Puritans in literature
  • Adultery in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Label
Understanding the Scarlet letter : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Claudia Durst Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. A Literary Analysis of The Scarlet Letter -- 2. The Scarlet Letter and the Puritans -- 3. The Puritan Mind. From The Diary of Michael Wigglesworth (1631) -- 4. Crime and Punishment in Massachusetts Bay -- 5. Anne Hutchinson and Hester Prynne. From John Winthrop, History of New England from 1630-1649 (1853). From Cotton Mather, Magnalia Christi Americana (1698). From A Report on the Trial of Mrs. Anne Hutchinson before the Church in Boston (March, 1638) -- 6. Witchcraft and The Scarlet Letter. From William E. Woodard, ed., Records of Salem Witchcraft (1864). From Cotton Mather, The Wonders of the Invisible World (1693). From "Letter of Thomas Brattle, F.R.S." (1692). From The Diary of Samuel Sewall (1697) -- 7. "The Custom-House": Hawthorne, the Nineteenth Century, and The Scarlet Letter. From "A Review of 'The Custom-House'" (March, 1850). From George Bishop, New England Judged by the Spirit of the Lord (1659)
Control code
4434751
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780313293283
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94039083
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780313293283
  • (Sirsi) 364978
  • (OCoLC)31374611
Label
Understanding the Scarlet letter : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents, Claudia Durst Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. A Literary Analysis of The Scarlet Letter -- 2. The Scarlet Letter and the Puritans -- 3. The Puritan Mind. From The Diary of Michael Wigglesworth (1631) -- 4. Crime and Punishment in Massachusetts Bay -- 5. Anne Hutchinson and Hester Prynne. From John Winthrop, History of New England from 1630-1649 (1853). From Cotton Mather, Magnalia Christi Americana (1698). From A Report on the Trial of Mrs. Anne Hutchinson before the Church in Boston (March, 1638) -- 6. Witchcraft and The Scarlet Letter. From William E. Woodard, ed., Records of Salem Witchcraft (1864). From Cotton Mather, The Wonders of the Invisible World (1693). From "Letter of Thomas Brattle, F.R.S." (1692). From The Diary of Samuel Sewall (1697) -- 7. "The Custom-House": Hawthorne, the Nineteenth Century, and The Scarlet Letter. From "A Review of 'The Custom-House'" (March, 1850). From George Bishop, New England Judged by the Spirit of the Lord (1659)
Control code
4434751
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780313293283
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94039083
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780313293283
  • (Sirsi) 364978
  • (OCoLC)31374611

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