"I again seize the public by the button"

Illustration for the Custom-House Introductory to The Scarlet Letter illustrated by Hugh Thomson (Methuen 1920)
(courtesy of Nathaniel Hawthorne Collection, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine) close window
citation: http://www.hawthorneinsalem.org/images/fullpageimage.php?name=MMD2836