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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

  

by Edith Wharton

Mr. Bart

Character Analysis

Lily's "neutral-tinted" father. Ended up "ruined" (or bankrupt), and was physically destroyed by the stresses of his work (and, in all likelihood, being married to Lily's mother).

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