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The Portrait of a Lady

The Portrait of a Lady


by Henry James

The Portrait of a Lady: I Hear It’s Seeing the Picture of Dorian Gray True or False

1. What does Osmond like to do? -> Collect things
2. What happens to Isabel’s baby? -> It dies at six months old
3. Why doesn’t Isabel let anyone know how miserable she is in her marriage? ->
4. What romantic pairing does Osmond ask Isabel to arrange? -> Lord Warburton and Pansy
5. What does Isabel discover was Osmond’s reason for wanting to marry her? -> So that his daughter would be financially set for life