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Jackson, D. B.

Summary: "Boston, 1769: Ethan Kaille, a Boston thieftaker who uses his conjuring to catch criminals, has snared villains and defeated magic that would have daunted a lesser man. What starts out as a mysterious phenomenon that has local ministers confused becomes something far more serious. A ruthless, extremely powerful conjurer seeks to wake the souls of the dead to wreak a terrible revenge on all who...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

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Jackson, D. B.

Summary: "Ethan Kaille isn't the likeliest hero. A former sailor with a troubled past, Ethan is a thieftaker, using conjuring skills to hunt down those who steal from the good citizens of Boston. And while chasing down miscreants in 1768 makes his life a perilousone, the simmering political tensions between loyalists like himself and rabble-rousing revolutionaries like Samuel Adams and others of his ilk...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2013

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Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864

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Publisher / Publication Date: Project Gutenberg 1992

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Summary: Hester Prynne and her lover feel the effects of sin in Puritan New England.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2001

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Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Summary: Hester Prynn, a young woman in Puritan Massachusetts, publicly bears the burden of her sin of adultery while her husband secretly exacts his revenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1986

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Haw

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Summary: Hester Prynne is ostracized from her seventeenth-century Puritan community for refusing to name the father of her child, the product of an adulterous relationship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HAW

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Summary: Roger Chillingworth arrives in New England after two years separation from his wife, Hester Prynne, to find her on trial for adultery. She refuses to reveal her lover and is sentenced to wear a scarlet letter A sewn onto her clothes. Resolving to discover the man's identity, Roger sets out to destroy his rival, while Hester desperately tries to protect her illegitimate daughter from a society...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Collector's Library 2017

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Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Summary: Hailed by Henry James as "the finest piece of imaginative writing yet put forth in the country," Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter reaches to our nation's historical and moral roots for the material of great tragedy. Set in an early New England colony, the novel shows the terrible impact of a single passionate act on the lives of three people: the fiery, tortured Reverend Dimmesdale; the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2010

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Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Summary: Set in the harsh Puritan environment of 17th century Boston, The scarlet letter 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.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books, LLC 1981

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Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Courage Books 1991

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Meyer, L. A. (Louis A.)

Summary: The irrepressible Jacky Faber, recently arrived in Boston, finds herself at odds with the Women's Temperance Union and local residents angry at the arrival of hundreds of Irish immigrants on a ship owned by Faber Shipping Worldwide.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2013

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Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 709 WOR