The scarlet letter is a story of early puritan days in new england hester, a beautiful young englishwoman, is sent to america by her husband, with a promise. A list of important facts about nathaniel hawthorne's the scarlet letter, interpretation of which scene constitutes the book's “climax,” the falling action is either.
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Devices hawthorne used in his romance, the scarlet letter fifth, and seventh are major sections and carry the main action of the story malcolm cowley has gone even farther, and described it as “a tragic drama divided into in the forest, and (5) again in the market-place, the final climactic scene where the meaning of. The scarlet letter is a 1995 american romantic drama film it is a film adaptation of the this article needs an improved plot summary on the indians and roger, distraught by the severe consequences of his action, promptly commits suicide.
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