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humorous day"s mirth, 1599

George Chapman

humorous day"s mirth, 1599

by George Chapman

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Published by Printed for the Malone Society by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of ed. printed by Valentine Syms, London, 1599.

Statement[prepared under the direction of W. W. Greg with the assistance of David Nichol Smith].
SeriesReprints / Malone Society -- 1937 (1938)
ContributionsGreg, W. W. 1875-1959., Smith, David Nichol.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17160373M

  This book is his attempt both to answer that question and to inject some joy, mirth and humor into modern spirituality, which he deems entirely . Chapter Summary for Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth, book 2 chapter 5 summary. Find a summary of this and each chapter of The House of Mirth!

The House of Mirth Summary. Meet Miss Lily Bart. She's 29, beautiful, and poised to marry a rich, boring bachelor in New York in the late s. Lily's main candidate is Percy Gryce, millionaire and bore-extraordinaire. While staying with a rich couple, Judy and Gus Trenor, Lily . The House of Mirth, novel by Edith Wharton, published in The story concerns the tragic fate of the beautiful and well-connected but penniless Lily Bart, who at age 29 lacks a husband to secure her position in ering to correct this situation, she encounters both Simon Rosedale, a rich man outside her class, and Lawrence Selden, who is personally appealing and socially.

Read Book 1 Chapter 9 of The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton. The text begins: In Mrs. Peniston's youth, fashion had returned to town in October; therefore on the tenth day of the month the blinds of her Fifth Avenue residence were drawn up, and the eyes of the Dying Gladiator in bronze who occupied the drawing-room window resumed their survey of that deserted thoroughfare. Read Book 1 Chapter 14 of The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton. The text begins: Gerty Farish, the morning after the Wellington Brys' entertainment, woke from dreams as happy as Lily's. If they were less vivid in hue, more subdued to the half-tints of her personality and her experience, they were for that very reason better suited to her mental vision.


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