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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

  

by Edith Wharton

Lord Hubert Dacey

Character Analysis

Lord Dacey is another wasted marriage opportunity for Lily, some time in the past (that is, before the novel begins). This is hinted at during Book II, where he takes part in the social scene in Monte Carlo.

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