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authenticity
used in
The Scarlet Letter

2 uses
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Definition undisputedly real or true
  • What I contend for is the authenticity of the outline.
    Introductory (72% in)
  • It will be seen, likewise, that this Custom-House sketch has a certain propriety, of a kind always recognised in literature, as explaining how a large portion of the following pages came into my possession, and as offering proofs of the authenticity of a narrative therein contained.
    Introductory (3% in)

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