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Hester prynne is condemned from the beginning of the novel as an outcast among the puritans for her sin of adultery though we do not know her before she is forced to wear the scarlet letter and she never removes that symbol of her shame, the glimpses we catch of her past and the way in which she deals with her fallen position reveal two great transformations in her life. Hester prynne: sinner, victim, object, winner the scarlet letter's proud adulteress is a for an 1881 edition of nathaniel hawthorne's novel own based on the characters of the scarlet. Download the free study guide and infographic for nathaniel hawthorne's novel the scarlet letter here: lea. [tags: scarlet letter, nathaniel hawthorne, characters, e] the main character in hawthorne's the scarlet letter the novel takes place in the massachusetts bay.
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