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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

  

by Edith Wharton

Miss Kate Corby

Character Analysis

"The comic woman of the company." Kate is introduced as another young, single woman at the dinner party at Bellomont with Selden, Lily, and Percy. Lily later sees her mingling with people lower down in the social ladder (like the Gormers) as well.

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