The House of Mirth (Rating: 3.45 - 4412 votes)The House of Mirth - Read Online or Download The House of Mirth by Ronnie Chandler Book For Free. Available forma: PDF, TXT , ePub , PDB , RTF, Audio Books Edith Wharton, Nina Bawden full text books
|Title||:||The House of Mirth|
|Author||:||Edith Wharton, Nina Bawden|
|Number of Pages||:||351|
|Category||:||Classics, Literature, Fiction, Historical fiction|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The House of Mirth First published in THE HOUSE OF MIRTH shocked the New York society it so deftly chronicles portraying the moral social and economic restraints on a woman who dared to claim the privileges of marriage without assuming the responsibilities .
Lily Bart beautiful witty and sophisticated is accepted by old money and courted by the growing tribe of nouveaux riches But as she nears thirty her foothold becomes precarious a poor girl with expensive tastes she needs a husband to preserve her social standing and to maintain her in the luxury she has come to expect Whilst many have sought her something fastidiousness or integrity prevents her from making a suitable match