Publisher description for The office of the Scarlet letter / Sacvan Bercovitch.

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"Goes a long way to proving that any literary masterpiece, read with sympathy and intelligence, works to re-establish the connections between the work of art and the life and thought of its time."--James R. Mellow, Times Literary Supplement

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864, Scarlet letter, Mothers and daughters in literature, Massachusetts In literature, Puritans in literature, Adultery in literature, Women in literature