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Darley’s Compositions in Outline from Hawthorne’s Scarlet Letter, 1879

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Date: 1879

Type: Book

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In 1879 artist F.O.C. Darley created these illustrations of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s “The Scarlet Letter” featuring scenes from the novel. This copy is inscribed to Henry W. Longfellow, a “friend of many years.”