Fig. 2. "The Interview." Illustration by F.O.C. Darley. From The Scarlet Letter (Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1892), opposite p. 96.

"Darley augments Hawthorne's text with such details as the chain on the wall and Hester's lavish dress." caption on image opposite p. 96.
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