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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

by Edith Wharton

The House of Mirth: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What is the name of the game?Social Climbing
2. What do you need tons of in the social circles of New York?Money
3. What is the duty and end game of a 29 year old, striking Lily?Wall Street job
4. Beauty is a(n)Privilege
5. The threat of ____ is an ever-present thundercloud.Marriage

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