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|Title||:||The Scarlet Letter: Illustrated Platinum Edition (Classic Bestselling Fiction Books)|
|Author||:||Nathaniel Hawthorne, Read Monkey, Pablo|
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PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Scarlet Letter: Illustrated Platinum Edition (Classic Bestselling Fiction Books) How is this book unique Illustrations are included Short Biography is also included Original amp Unabridged Edition Tablet and e reader formatted The Scarlet Letter is an romantic work of fiction in a historical setting written by Nathaniel Hawthorne and is considered to be his magnum opus Set in th century Puritan Boston Massachusetts during the years to it tells the story of Hester Prynne who conceives a daughter through an affair and struggles to create a new life of repentance and dignity Throughout the book Hawthorne explores themes of legalism sin and guilt .
In June in the Puritan town of Boston a crowd gathers to witness the punishment of Hester Prynne a young woman found guilty of adultery She is required to wear a scarlet A A standing for adulterer on her dress to shame her She must stand on the scaffold for three hours to be exposed to public humiliation As Hester approaches the scaffold many of the women in the crowd are angered by her beauty and quiet dignity When demanded and cajoled to name the father of her child Hester refuses .
Several days later Hester meets Dimmesdale in the forest and tells him of her husband and his desire for revenge She convinces Dimmesdale to leave Boston in secret on a ship to Europe where they can start life anew Renewed by this plan the minister seems to gain new energy On Election Day Dimmesdale gives what is declared to be one of his most inspired sermons But as the procession leaves the church Dimmesdale climbs upon the scaffold and confesses his sin dying in Hester s arms Later most witnesses swear that they saw a stigma in the form of a scarlet A upon his chest although some deny this statement Chillingworth losing his will for revenge dies shortly thereafter and leaves Pearl a substantial inheritance .
Several years later Hester returns to her cottage and resumes wearing the scarlet letter When she dies she is buried near the grave of Dimmesdale and they share a simple slate tombstone engraved with an escutcheon described as On a field sable The letter A gules