The Scarlet Letter | Study Guide

Nathaniel Hawthorne

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The Scarlet Letter | Character Map

Spouses Illicit lovers Admiration Hester Prynne Commits adultery, has Pearl, is punished Pearl Willful “elf-child” Arthur Dimmesdale Minister wracked by guilt over affair Roger Chillingworth Long-lost husband; wants revenge Mother/ Daughter Judged by Secret father Scorned by Townspeople Source of public judgments and opinion Seeks vengeance
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