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An analysis of hester prynne in the scarlet letter by nathaniel hawthorne the scarlet letter however, most critics support the theme of adultery in this work. Free essay: the scarlet letter critical analysis nathaniel hawthorne was born in 1804 in salem, massachusetts, the direct descendant of john hawthorne, and. Critical essays on hawthorne's the scarlet letter responsibility: david b kesterson imprint: boston, mass : gk hall, 1988 physical description: viii, 222 p.
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